Principal Cyber Engineer (COTS Integration)

Full Time
Tampa, FL
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Overview
Forcepoint is transforming cybersecurity by focusing on what matters most: understanding people’s intent as they interact with critical data and intellectual property wherever it resides. Our uncompromising systems enable companies to empower employees with unobstructed access to confidential data while protecting intellectual property and simplifying compliance. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint supports more than 20,000 organizations worldwide. For more about Forcepoint, visit www.Forcepoint.com and follow us on Twitter at @ForcepointSec.

Job Description

Forcepoint is seeking a qualified full-time professional services engineer to facilitate installation, configuration, integration and training of our commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) cyber products. This individual must be highly motivated, have great interpersonal skills, and be technically proficient, especially with Linux administration and networking.
 
The successful candidate will be offered specialized training to support our technologies and is expected to become proficient in all aspects of complex software solution deployment. Additionally, the professional services engineer will provide training, troubleshooting, and on-site/remote support to customers. This position requires up to 75% travel domestic and international as needed to meet customer and project requirements.  
 
Essential Functions
  • Lead installation, configuration, integration and training efforts for Forcepoint commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) cyber products
  • Provide training, troubleshooting, and on-site support to customers including version upgrades.
  • Prepare technical documentation to include as-built design, requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Provide technical briefings to customer leadership and Forcepoint corporate leadership as required
  • Lead complex troubleshooting efforts and on-site/remote support
  • Coordinate tasks and activities with various groups within Forcepoint, the government or partners.
Education, Experience, and Skills
  • BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Security or equivalent work experience
  • 12+ years demonstrated experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design and development and/or experience in an operational environment
  • Security COTS integration (Web Proxy, Email Gateway, Next Generation Firewall
  • Must possess strong verbal and technical written communication skills
  • Advanced networking administration knowledge (TCP/IP, firewalls, web and email gateways, routers, etc.)
  • Advance Linux/Unix and Windows administration knowledge
  • Fundamentals of programming logic (e.g. scripting)
  • Experience with cyber security engineering projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients
  • Expert understanding of security design and architecture, Active Directory/LDAP, and computer virtualization
  • Must be able to coordinate collaboratively across traditional engineering disciplines, with management and with customers 
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving installation or application errors
  • Experience with supporting/addressing customer training objectives
  • Must be a US Citizen in possession of a valid U.S. Passport
  • TS/SCI clearance and FULL SCOPE polygraph required
  • Desired Certifications: SANS GSEC, CISSP, Security+
Forcepoint is an equal opportunity employer
As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- both in the marketplace and in the workplace. We strive to hire individuals who reflect our communities and proactively embrace diversity and inclusion in order to advance our culture, develop our employee and leaders, and grow our marketshare with our clients.

Forcepoint is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.



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Forcepoint LLC

Forcepoint’s portfolio of products safeguards users, data and networks against the most determined adversaries, from accidental or malicious insider threats to outside attacks, across the entire threat lifecycle. Forcepoint protects data everywhere – in the cloud, on the road, in the office – simplifying compliance and enabling better decision-making and more efficient security.

Forcepoint empowers organizations to concentrate on what’s most important to them while automating routine security tasks. More than 20,000 organizations around the world rely on Forcepoint. Based in Austin, Texas, with worldwide sales, service, security laboratories and product development, Forcepoint is a joint venture of Raytheon Company and Vista Equity Partners. 
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Company Industry: Computer Software
Company Type: Public Company
Company Size: 1,001-5000