Network Security Engineer

Full Time
Boise, ID
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Raytheon Intelligence and Information Services (IIS) – Cyber Security & Special Missions (CSM) – Raytheon Foreground Security (RFS) has an immediate opening for a Network Security Engineer. The successful candidate will be provide engineering support building out a Security Operations Center (SOC) and its tools used by all stakeholders of the SOC.

  • Firewall services will be provided by our V-SOC Engineering Group on a 24x7x365 basis;
  • V-SOC Engineering will be responsible for performance tuning, policy changes, troubleshooting, and problem resolution on a 24x7x365;
  • Pushing firewall policies and performing updates during maintenance windows;
  • Health and welfare monitoring;
  • Collaborates to design, plan and implement new firewall architectures, upgrades and features as necessary;
  • Day to day configuration and management of several McAfee products through ePO such as Proxy, AV, DLP, and IPS;
  • Management and administration of Cisco AnyConnect VPN devices;
  • Management of Digicirt SSL Certificate/PKI solution;
  • Day to day administration and use of Vulnerability and Patch Management technologies;
  • Management of Cisco Identify Service Engine;
  • Assist in reviewing and implementing customer changes consistent with existing policies;
  • Review and update documentation to ensure consistency with current procedures;
  • Manage and optimize additional software blades associated with firewall architecture;
  • Ability to work outside of normal business hours to support outage resolution, planned maintenance or to implement an upgrade;
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer and Information Systems, Engineering, Science, or Mathematics. Additional experience may be considered in lieu of bachelor's degree;
  • G08 requires 4+ years concentration in performing cyber security engineering;
  • G09 requires 6+ years concentration in performing cyber security engineering;
  • Minimum 4 years of experience configuring and administering firewall technologies;
  • Minimum 2 years of experience supporting at least two of the following technologies DLP, AV, Proxy, Vuln Management, Cisco ISE, HIPS, SSL/PKI technologies;
  • Possess strong troubleshooting skills specific to network security and ability to effectively work in cross functional teams as needed to resolve issues;
  • Has in-depth knowledge of security operations, including firewall rules and security policies;
  • Strong networking ability and knowledge of firewall platforms to assist in rapid identification and isolation of issues during incidents and outages.

Desired Qualifications:
  • Maintains technical knowledge within areas of expertise;
  • Strong written, oral, and interpersonal communications skills;
  • Strong attention to detail in work plan and policy preparation;
  • Relevant security certifications preferred.
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Relocation Eligible:  No
Clearance Type:  None / Not Required
Expertise:  Cyber Jobs, Information and Knowledge Systems
Type Of Job:  Full Time
Work Location:  ID - Boise

Raytheon 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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