Cisco 1229978 Security Consulting Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

1229978 Security Consulting Engineer

  • Location: Herndon, Virginia, US

  • Additional Location(s) Any Major US City

  • Area of Interest Customer Experience

  • Job Type Professional

  • Technology Interest *None

  • Job Id 1229978

Candidates must be a US Citizen and hold a current Secret U.S. Government Security Clearance at a minimum to be considered for this position.* *

What You'll Do

You will be responsible for the support and delivery of security services to Cisco's Tier 1 Customers in the US Public Sector Advanced Services market.

You will perform and drive architectural, design and integration engineering for complex network infrastructure solutions. Advanced Service Consulting Engineers (SCE) also assist customers with tool selection and strategic direction of tools and network management systems. You will identify and document network/security design and architecture leading practices.

You will align and drive focused work with customer's business strategy and objectives. On a quarterly basis, SCEs are expected to present overall status of projects and delivery as part of the Quarterly Business Review. You will provide backup support on other Advanced Services accounts. Engineers will demonstrate and generate applicable technical, standard methodologies, and white papers.

In addition to your day-to-day customer activities, training and mentoring other SCEs will be required. SCEs lead the responsibility for driving regional Advanced Services projects and customer based project initiatives. You will actively lead complex network, security, and collaboration design, performance engineering or problem resolution projects. SCEs solve complex, multi-functional technical issues that cross boundaries over many disparate products technologies.

Who You'll Work with

This opportunity involves helping to craft the customer's vision for their network and maintain a secure, state of the art environment that is second to none in terms of network up time and reliability. The qualified engineer in this account will be able to have an impact on this Federal Government customer and help them transform to meet their mission

The Team

This is a team of leaders - we provide the leading solutions and architectures to customers - along with cutting edge consulting to insure customer success. Our members work cross-functionally and together to deliver business outcomes to our customers, along with the resources to insure personal and professional growth.

Who You Are

Our minimum qualifications are the following:

  • 5-7 years relevant experience in security engineering

  • ISE, FirePower, AMP, SourceFire, StealthWatch, ASAs

  • Cisco Certified Internet Expert (CCIE) ® or equivalent skills. (Security)

  • Ability to analyze networking services requirements

  • In-depth knowledge of designing complex security solutions

  • Expertise with Cisco software features and functionality

  • Experienced with implementing security solutions

  • Comprehensive understanding of all IP protocols

  • Ability to conduct training and one to one mentoring concerning security technology

  • Typically requires BS, CS, University degree or equivalent plus 8+ years’ experience in network engineering or telecommunications support environment. Advanced degree strongly preferred.

  • Expertise in Security

  • Security CCIE preferred

  • Must be able to travel 25%

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