Security Consulting Engineer
- Herndon, VA
Ashburn Consulting, a Small Business based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, specializes in providing network and network security solutions in complex environments to a select set of government and business clients. The company, an established leader in its field, is composed of an elite team of engineers and business consultants, each of whom is recognized —and highly regarded—within the network and security communities.
The Security Consulting Engineer will communicate and support security policy, deployment, and support needs. This person will also work with a team to manage the security posture of an enterprise network, and enforce policies by updating and configuring security devices. The individual will communicate the security challenges associated and provide solutions to mitigate them. The Security Consultant will work with engineers on the technical requirements of the design and communicate to upper management.
A minimum of 8+ years of experience in the IT Security Field.
A strong understanding of data communications required.
Proficient with PaloAlto Network Firewalls required with good understanding of Cisco Firewall technology desired.
Strong communication skills, and the ability to communicate difficult concepts and the associated security challenges, and provide solutions to mitigate them.
Consulting experience is required
Federal Agency client experience a plus
Must be able to pass a back ground clearance investigation.
Must have a U.S. Citizenship.
A minimum of a 4 year college degree in a related field, or related experience is required.
The position requires minimal U.S. travel (5%)
Dress code is business casual
Salary range is $125-175K depending on experience
All of your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. Equal Opportunity Employer