Principal Network Security Consultant - Public Sector (HAMPTON) with Security Clearance
Company: Symantec Corporation
Location: Newport News
Posted on: November 11, 2019
*Note this position is located in Hampton, VA area, onsite with a
major public sector Symantec Client. As a "consultant" you will be
a full-time employee (FTE) of Symantec, with excellent full
benefits.* About Us: Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ: SYMC) is the
global leader in cyber security. Operating one of the world?s
largest cyber intelligence networks, we see more threats, and
protect more customers from the next generation of attacks. We help
companies, governments and individuals secure their most important
data wherever it lives. We make the world a safer place by helping
people, businesses and governments protect and manage their
information, so they can focus on achieving their goals.
Description/Responsibilities: Supporting Public Sector customer in
Hampton, Virginia area. Support Customer leadership and technicians
for the following Symantec network protection products:
? Blue Coat ProxySG
? Blue Coat ProxyAV
? Blue Coat Director
? Blue Coat Management Center Responsibilities include supporting
the following efforts:
? Assist in the hands-on implementation of Symantec solutions.
? Provide Symantec subject matter expertise and thought leadership
as an extended member of a customer team.
? Provide guidance, recommendations, best practices, etc. for
Symantec solution operations.
? Stabilize and optimize Symantec solution system performance,
including rules and reports.
? Assist with Symantec solution component upgrades, installs,
testing and configuration.
? Liaise with Symantec Support, Engineering, Product Management,
and others within Symantec on behalf of the customer.
? Provide single point of contact and hands-on escalation and
remediation for critical issues.
? Respond rapidly to unplanned events, including after hours for
Severity 1 issues.
? Proactively communicate relevant technical information and alerts
on known issues, hot fixes, new releases, etc.
? Provide regular status reports for critical incidents, projects
and proactive services.
? Communicate professionally and effectively at all organizational
? Keep the Account Team informed of major issues or new
? Travel may be required to remote sites on an as-needed basis.
? 3+ years of experience administering, supporting, or consulting
on proxy/boundary security suites in a large enterprise customer
? 3+ years of experience using security tools such as: NMAP,
Nessus, TCPDump, Wireshark, Netcat, Backtrack, Encase, Helix,
? Strong knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol suite and related
? Working knowledge of operating system platforms, routers, web
proxies, network protocols, and security architecture.
? Working knowledge of common attacks and vulnerabilities.
? Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL.
? Strong understanding of common categories and characteristics of
? Superb written and verbal communications skills in English.
? Willingness to work out of normal business hours without prior
notice (upon customer demand). US Citizenship required. The
candidates is required to already have an active and fully
adjudicated US Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance. Ideal
candidates will have expertise with the following
? Blue Coat ProxySG SG 9000 & newer devices
? Blue Coat ProxyAV 2440 & newer devices
? Blue Coat Director 510 devices
? Blue Coat Management Center devices Additional expertise with
other Symantec and Blue Coat product(s) is also of value.
Ideal candidates should have a Security+, Network+, or CISSP in
good standing (to meet government certification requirements).
Other relevant security certifications that are in good standing
may also be acceptable, depending on the role of the consultant.
Former Government/DoD experience is preferred. Symantec is an equal
opportunity employer. All candidates for employment will be
considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender
identity, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental
disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by
applicable federal, state or local law.
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