Full Job Description
iSenpai is a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) that provides Information Security Engineering; Information Assurance (IA), management, and Certification and Accreditation (C&A) services to government and commercial organizations. We are an IT Security Consulting firm specializing in government-focused security solutions. Our goal is to provide expert IT security services to our clients while cultivating information security knowledge among all employees for the advancement of cyber security. We offer a comprehensive package of 100% employer paid benefits, including medical, dental, vision, HSA Contribution, 401K match, and more.
iSenpai offers an extremely competitive benefits package to include:
Extremely Competitive Salary
Health, Dental, Vision Insurance Premiums are 100% provided by iSenpai for employees and eligible dependents
Personal Accident Insurance provided by iSenpai
Life Insurance provided by iSenpai
Short and Long Term Disability Insurance provided by iSenpai
401K Contribution Matching - 5% dollar for dollar
401K Profit Sharing based on company performance
Paid time off (PTO) starting at 4 weeks a year (20 days)
PTO buy back program
10 paid Federal Holidays
Reimbursement for any wellness programs and/or work life balance programs
Reimbursement for cell phone plans
Reimbursement for home internet
Reimbursement every 2 years for a cell phone upgrade
Thousands of discounts on everything from your cell phone bill, to NFL tickets, Movie Tickets, Live Performances, etc
Rewards for obtaining new IT certifications
Computer-based training (CBT) library on IT and information security topics and certifications
Remote access to a virtual lab for testing/learning opportunities
Flexible / Alternative Work Schedules (based on customer requirements)
iSenpai is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. We give equal consideration to all qualified candidates without regard to race, color, gender, nationality, disability or protected veteran status.
NOTE: To all recruitment and staffing agencies: iSenpai does not accept agency resumes or soliciting of your services. Please do not forward resumes to our jobs alias, iSenpai employees or any other company location. iSenpai is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes or staffing services. Do not attempt to solicit your services.
Senior Systems Engineer
Minimum Education: Bachelor's degree in engineering, systems engineering, physics, computer science, or management information systems
Minimum Experience: 5+ years of relevant field experience
Clearance Required: TS/SCI clearance is required with ability to successfully complete CI Polygraph
Work Location: This is a full time position based in Washington DC. This position does not have telecommuting options.
Senior Systems Engineer supports the operation, support and sustainment services for systems engineering, testing and evaluation of hardware and software information technology systems, hardware design, procurement assistance, system integration, and software maintenance (i.e. upgrades, fixes, and coding repairs) as part of an integrated team.
The Chief Senior Systems Engineer ensures efficient delivery of capabilities using industry standards and repeatable processes, mitigates risks, and leads engineering efforts for large scale, integrated projects.
Essential Job Functions: Architects highly complex, global solutions across the appropriate engineering environments to meet business requirements or enhance performance.
Knowledge and experience with the following technologies:
F5 load balancers
Blue Coat appliances
Palo alto products
Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
Reviews and recommends highly complex systems investment(s) to management and customers based on results of independent assessment of current and future performance, stability, and systems management/ life cycle issues.
Provides escalated, highly complex technical support to customers by investigating and resolving systems-related matters of significance; provides support telephonically and/or electronically.
Plans, conducts and oversees the technical aspects of large, complex projects.
Coordinates the efforts of technical support staff in the performance of assigned projects.
Reviews completion and implementation of system additions and/or enhancements and provides management overview.
Develops and applies advanced methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of highly complex system requirements and problems.
Develops training tools and documentation; oversees implementation of same.
Reviews literature, patents and current practices to support business requirements and/or new industry technology.
Prepares reports and/or recommendations regarding new technology to appropriate personnel.
Provides leadership and work guidance to less experienced personnel.
Bachelor's degree in engineering, systems engineering, physics, computer science, or management information systems, and 5+ years of relevant field experience or equivalent combination of technical training and relevant field experience.
TS/SCI clearance is required with ability to successfully complete CI Polygraph
Must be able to meet 8570 certification requirements IASAE Lvl II (CISSP, CASP, CSSLP, etc.)
Ten or more years of experience with load balancers, proxy appliances, firewalls, and networking required.
Ten or more years of experience in systems engineering, software engineering, operating systems programming or network architecture.
Strong organization skills to prioritize work, balance and lead complex projects.
Windows experience required.
Design, documentation, and integration of systems, networks, applications.
Network engineering with experience in reverse & forward proxy, firewalls, intrusion detection.
Systems administration - CentOS/Linux, email admin, PKI/LDAP.
Installation, configuration, and maintenance of scripting language applications (e.g .Perl, Python, BASH, etc.).
Security engineering – must have intermediate to advanced experience working with controlled interfaces.
Hands-on experience with Hardware Security Modules (HSMs).
Network infrastructure diagnostics (TCP/IP general networking knowledge, network monitoring tools).
Virtualization technologies (ESX/ESXi).
Developing and updating systems documentation (e.g., ConOps, Operating procedures, systems architecture documents).
Load Balancer knowledge revolving around how they work, various deployment models and how they're used in proxied environments.
Practical and theoretical knowledge of web and web application server components such as IIS, Apache, Tomcat, Websphere, JBoss, etc.
Understand High Availability and Disaster Recovery concepts as apply to Network and Security designs.
Experience with Windows Active Directory, DNS, Email required.
Bluecoat ProxySG Appliance experience desired
LINUX experience desired