Network Security Engineer for DADS, contract, Austin, Tx
The Worker will be responsible for validation of existing documentation for information security issues and recording of security controls or deficiencies in the System Security Plans for targeted project, solution, environment, or automation facility.
The Worker is expected to seek high-level direction from the ISO, architecture advice from ISO staff; and develop work products independently with latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.
All communication with internal and external staff will be respectful and professional. Communication with the ISO will be requested on sensitive and confidential topics before communicating with other parties.
The Worker is expected to work with assigned agency or external staff to develop required documentation, design diagrams, inspection reports, user validation spreadsheets, checklists or update the same following system modifications or other change.
The services to be provided include, but are not limited to, the following:
Analyze current systems to validate accuracy and completeness of documentation.
Fill in documentation gaps found by creating and updating technical and end user documentation of department reporting systems and data handling processes.
Maintain excellent communication with supervisors through weekly status reports, participation in department staff meetings, and other forms as needed.
4 years, Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in computer science, computer information systems, or management information systems.
Certification, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
Certification, Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP - Security)
5 years, Experience as a network security engineer with design, build, test, integration, and operation of Cisco ASA 55xx Series Adaptive Security Appliances (ASA), including IPS modules for ASA for large, geographically dispersed multi-site organization OR currently credentialed as Cisco Certified Inter-network Engineer (CCIE - Security).
4 years, Experience with MS/Office 2010 Suite, Project, Visio and SharePoint for producing documentation, forms and/or workflows.
4 years, Demonstrated ability to work on complex technical problems, analyzing, evaluating, and recommending best practice methods and processes.
4 years, Experience in the IT industry
4 years, Experience in Systems and Data Analysis
4 years, Experience documenting technical systems
4 years, Experience with end user reporting systems
4 years, Experience with data integration
Strong, Familiarity with complete system development life cycle from requirements gathering to design, testing, implementation and configuration management
Strong, Working knowledge of scanning/penetration tools, network firewall technologies, Internet applications, E-Business, telecommunications and/or computer systems analysis.
Strong, Working knowledge of Intra/Internet/Extranet security issues and architecture.
Strong, Proven ability to work successfully with technical and non-technical groups, participate effectively on teams, and manage multiple responsibilities.
1 years, Knowledge of IT environments in Texas State Government agencies
1 years, Knowledge of Texas Health and Human Services programs