Blueshift Cybersecurity, Inc. Implementation Engineer Remote · Full time

As an Implementation Engineer for Blueshift, you will work with our clients on implementing the security technologies necessary to combat the cyber threats they face. Our clients represent a diverse set of verticals: government, retail, financial, manufacturing, legal, engineering, technology and other spaces.

Description

Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for timely onboarding of clients to our platform
  • Manage multiple in-progress client projects
  • Manage procurement, build process and shipping/receiving of client premise equipment
  • Build, configure and install client premise equipment
  • Implementation of inline intrusion prevention devices
  • Implementation of intrusion detection devices
  • Partnering with clients to architect effective security monitoring and threat prevention solutions
  • Continually improving operating methods, and documenting standard processes and procedures
  • Monitor health of implemented systems to ensure uninterrupted client service
  • Provide internal training and knowledge transfer as required
  • Other duties as assigned


Required Skills/Abilities: 

  • Prior experience with Network design, engineering, and troubleshooting.
  • Strong Networking skills are a must:
  • Strong IP Subnetting fundamentals
  • Strong static routing skills
  • Strong switching and bridging skills 
  • Must understand NAT in real world context
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Strong Linux server administration skills (command line)
  • Ability to skillfully design, interpret and edit network diagrams
  • Strong with Linux, Windows and MacOS Operating Systems
  • Ability to investigate security alerts and system logs and telemetry for signs of malicious activity
  • Ability to define, tune and deploy signatures to detect malicious activity
  • Friendly demeanor.  Ability to work well with others and partner on solutions. Coachable
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. Curious.  Tenacious
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism, and confidentiality


Education and Experience:

  • 5+ Years experience as an Implementations Engineer, Firewall Engineer, or Network Engineer
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems or related field preferred, but not required if you have equivalent experience
  • Prior Linux Server Administration skills (LPIC, Linux+ or similar certs are a plus)
  • Cybersecurity Certificates such as Security+ are a plus
  • CCNA, CCNP, Network+ or other similar certs are a plus
  • Prior SOC Analyst Experience is a plus


Physical Requirements: 

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds at times
  • Be able to travel to headquarters a few times a year  
  • Travel to client sites as needed, could be up to twice a month in peak conditions
  • You will need a work from home environment conducive to sensitive analytic work (few interruptions, private and operationally secure)