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NOTE: THIS POSITION IS CURRENTLY A LIMITED-TERM OPPORTUNITY-- FUNDING FOR THIS POSITION WILL END IN SEPTEMBER 2018. THERE IS A POSSIBILITY THE POSITION MAY BE EXTENDED, BUT THIS IS NOT GUARANTEED. - Design and implement software systems in Windows and Linux that solve or automate the solving of complex networking and security problems. Requires a thorough understanding of Windows and Linux internals in order to meet very specific security and networking requirements. - Apply a thorough understanding of the basics of IP networks and their workings (DNS, Security, IP Routing, HTTP, VPN, etc.) - Generate detailed requirements and design documents and user manuals for products - Travel (20%) to customer sites (location TBD) may be required
Required experience - Coding and shell scripting for Linux and Windows, using C/C++/C#, Java - OS-level configuration for Linux or Windows, and preferably both - Deep knowledge of IP networking. Hands-on knowledge of NAT/filter rules. Experience with construction of complex forwarding and filtering rules within host operating systems - Practical knowledge of cybersecurity issues, vulnerabilities and defenses - Experience with public key infrastructure (PKI) and certificate management - Must be a US citizen(required by Federal government contract requirements) Desired experience - Experience with Cisco, PaloAlto, Aruba and other network equipment. Preference given to candidates with experience with more than one vendor. - Knowledge of NSA Commercial Solutions for Classified (CSfC) Capability Packages. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in building, testing and validating such systems.