HBSS Engineer AER0002Q5 Job
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Colorado Springs, CO, US
Contract to Perm
Job Description: We are looking for a talented The Host Based Security System (HBSS) Engineer supports the Missile Defense Agency
Be responsible for the design, architecture, development, integration, unit test, installation, configuration, integration, deployment and maintenance to include: HBSS components, agent modules and approved policies.
Perform troubleshooting of HBSS components and applications when ePO policies are preventing application operations.
Maintain the latest HBSS configuration to address known exploits using the Host Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS).
Develop automated reporting dashboards within the existing ePO system to provide near real-time reporting of computer system compliance information and maintain overall visibility for all connected assets.
Modify the HBSS operational parameters (filters, signatures, rules, etc.) when requested Perform regular required reporting, monitor applicable security resources for updated requirements and compliance directions.
Basic Requirements: Must have one of the following combinations of education and experience: HS Diploma (or GED) and 12 years of general experience; or an Associate s degree and 10 years of general experience; or a Bachelor s degree and 8 years of general experience; or a Master s degree and 6 years of general experience.
Must have 6 years of directly related experience and 3 years in management or leadership roles.
Requires hands-on experience with development, integration and deployment of ePO, HBSS, McAfee Agent, Policy Auditor and ACCM/HIPS/RSD modules.
Experience in security engineering with a working knowledge of Cybersecurity.
Must have experience in security architecture design, Security Audit tools, security requirements generation, security testing, and hardening workstations and servers.
Excellent technical document preparation skills and verbal communications are required for presentation of technical information assurance issues and reports to senior management, government and military officials.
Experience resolving upgrading major versions of HBSS to include: compatibility issues, applying patches, installing hot fixes and hardening Windows/Linux servers/workstations
Must have at least 8570 IAT Level II certification or higher
Candidate must be able to obtain DoD Secret Security Clearance
Candidate must be willing to travel CONUS approx. 10% of the time
Excellent interpersonal skills are required with a demonstrated ability to support complex organizational relationships.
Experience or familiarity with Ballistic Missile Defense.
Prior DOD experience is a plus
Blackstone is a global IT services and solutions firm that implements digital transformation solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government. Blackstone was founded in 1998, and has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC. We specialize in IT staffing and place both technical and creative talent across a variety of industries and sectors.
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Who We Are
Founded in 1998, Blackstone Talent Group is one of three divisions of Blackstone Technology Group. The other two divisions are Blackstone Federal, a premier engineering + transformation agency that serves the federal government, and Trellis Energy, the largest transaction management software firm fully dedicated to serving the natural gas industry.
Blackstone Technology Group is a privately-held global IT services, solutions and resourcing firm. Headquartered in San Francisco, Blackstone now has more than 300+ employees across five offices nationwide. Blackstone Technology Group’s mission is to help clients adapt to the demands of a digital world, and has garnered an impressive track record of delivering successful results to a client list that includes Fortune 100 businesses and US federal, state and local government.
WHAT WE DO
We provide contract, permanent and managed resource services to our clients. We source for commercial businesses and non-profits, as well as government clients requiring security clearances from public trust through multiple levels of top secret. Some of our skill specialties are IT, IT Operations, Engineering, Accounting and Finance, and Executive Search.
HOW WE DO IT
Our team never stops building connections with talent. And our network of fully-vetted, ready-to-work professionals allows us to provide exceptional speed and accuracy in our resource delivery that is unmatched in the industry. With a relationship-first engagement approach, we most often become a trusted partner with our clients and operate as an extension of their organizations.