Senior Information Security Engineer

Full Time
Camden, NJ
Areas of Interest: Software Assurance and Security Engineering
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Employees at L3 Communication Systems-West create solutions that save lives. Join our team and serve those who serve us.

Who is L3 Communication Systems-West (L3 CSW)?

With over 3400 employees, we are one of Utah’s top employers. Our smart devices send mission-critical data into armed conflicts to help our troops stay safe by staying in touch with key information.   We’ve taken large communications systems—ground based, mobile, satellite, surveillance and reconnaissance—and developed new ways to make them smaller and more capable.  

Why should you work at L3 CSW?

Not only can you make life-saving differences for our troops, but at L3 CSW, you can have a flexible work schedule, buy up to 80 hours of additional vacation, access our on-site health clinic, work out in our on-site fitness center, eat in our on-site cafes with healthy food discounts, ride our shuttles or bicycles around our campus, take advantage of our tuition reimbursement, access L3 Perks, and so much more!

Who works at L3 CSW?

We are committed to diversity in every aspect of our business. Our inclusive culture welcomes all employees and values their unique contributions to our success. For L3 CSW, diversity enhances our business.

Are you ready to be L3 CSW?

Join us as we keep our nation and troops safe by providing life-saving solutions for use on sea, land, air, and space.

The Senior Information Security Engineer will be a member of the Enterprise IT & Security team. The candidate will 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.
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.
Minimum Experience, Education, and 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. 
  • 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.
  • Must be able to attain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance. 
  • U.S. Citizenship required. 

This position may be filled at a higher grade based on the successful applicant's skills and qualifications.  

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.

US Security Clearance Required:     None
Schedule:     Full-time
Shift:     Day - 1st
Travel:     No
Organization:     Division - Communication Systems West-20000036
Job Level:   Individual Contributor
Job Posting:   Sep 7, 2017, 11:04:52 PM
Job:   Operations
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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