Network Security Engineer - repost

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Project Description

I need someone with an Energy background, with NERC CIP, Penetration Testing, and SCADA experinence

Knowledge of best practices in the NERC CIP, NIST, NIST IR, and (ESP) Electronic Service Perimeter inspection also required. With the ability to design a defense-in-depth layered security architecture that includes inspection at each zone.

The engineer will have network design experience in a large utility enterprise environment with SCADA architecture. The position requires experience with performing (PSP) Physical Security Perimeter assessments of SCADA Wireless LAN, Cell Relay, and Network Vulnerability assessment for WAN/LAN, proxy servers, client/servers, computer systems, storage components, and operating systems.

The candidate will have hands on experience with cyber security testing strategies. Along with these tests and assessments, the candidate must be able to facilitate regular hands-on client facing meetings to review and provide thorough documentation of their findings.

The engineer will also have hands on experience performing Penetration Testing, Security Scanning, and Control Assessments for Common Vulnerability Exposures, Patch Management, Routers, Firewall s, IDS/IPS Architecture.

Key Solutions:

Ability to identify rogue access points, using scanning and penetration testing tools to discover poorly configured wireless access points, and improperly configured wireless encryption in a SCADA environment. Experience working with technology solutions such as: Firewalls, VLANs, Wireless [url removed, login to view] LAN, LDAPs, SSL/TLS, Microsoft Active Directory, WAN/LAN, and VPN solutions.


Must be willing to travel

Education and Experience:

College degree – Computer Science or equivalent



Additional Experience:

Project Management and Consulting background

Knowledge of Utilities and SCADA systems

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