Senior Information Security Engineer

Full Time
Camden, NJ
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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L3 Technologies is a recognized global leader in the design, development and production of secure communication systems and products supporting mission-critical space, ground, air and naval operations. L3 CS-East is where employees have the opportunity to make a significant impact on our business and the world around us while thriving in an environment that continually fosters growth and career development. We are committed to providing best-in-class solutions to our customers with the highest level of integrity, excellence and uncompromised quality in everything we do. L3 offers a flexible working environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.

As a member of the Enterprise IT & Security team, the candidate would be responsible for designing, implementing, & maintaining security technologies, and representing security engineering on a variety of strategic enterprise projects.
Specific Responsibilities Include:
  • Implement new security initiatives, utilizing technical solutions and policies & procedures.
  • Work with a wide variety of security tools, both network and system based.
  • Participate in projects and initiatives, validating security requirements are being met, and researching and recommending appropriate security solutions.
  • Document processes, policies, and procedures as required.
Basic Qualifications:
  • 4+ years’ combined experience in information security and/or network/system administration
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related degree or equivalent. 
  • US Citizenship Required
  • Must be have or be able to obtain and maintain a Secret security clearance (DOD Secret minimum) 
Desired Technical Knowledge:
  • Experience with firewalls, VPNs, IDS, or other network security solutions.
  • Experience with network sniffers (tcpdump, wireshark).
  • Experience with endpoint and/or system security tools, including antivirus, endpoint detection & response tools, and application whitelisting.
  • A strong understanding of networking and relevant protocols including TCP/IP, HTTP, SMTP, and DNS.
  • In depth knowledge of Windows, Active Directory, and Linux/Unix.
  • Experience with cloud services including Azure and AWS.
  • Security certifications such CISSP or CISM are a plus.
  • Ability to learn new skills and technologies as required.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills of complex network, system, and/or security problems.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Highly disciplined and motivated, able to work independently, under direction, or as a member of a team.
  • Must be willing to periodically work non-standard hours.


L3 is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons in all facets of employment. Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. E-Verify participant.


L3 Communication Systems-East is located on the waterfront directly across the river from Philadelphia's Penn's Landing. It is in the direct proximity of the New Jersey Aquarium, the BB&T Bank Center and Rutgers University. There is free parking and shuttle service to public transportation (PATCO) and the New Jersey Transit Riverline stops right on campus.

US Security Clearance Required:     Secret
Schedule:     Full-time
Shift:     Day - 1st
Travel:     No
Organization:     Division - Communication Systems East-20000030
Job Level:   Individual Contributor
Job Posting:   Sep 13, 2017, 8:32:17 PM
Job:   Cyber Security

L-3 is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage minorities, women, veterans and disabled individuals to apply.

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Headquartered in New York City, L-3 employs approximately 45,000 people worldwide and is a prime contractor in aerospace systems and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of communication and electronic systems and products used on military and commercial platforms. The company reported 2014 sales of $12.1 billion. To learn more about L-3, please visit the company’s website. Specialties L-3 provides products for the global ISR market, high-performance computing, cybersecurity, aircraft upgrades and sustainment, and a broad range of electronic systems products, including MW & SATCOM products, simulation, security & detection and more.
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Company Type: Public Company
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