Who is Forcepoint?
Forcepoint simplifies security for global businesses and governments. Forcepoint’s all-in-one, truly cloud-native platform makes it easy to adopt Zero Trust and prevent the theft or loss of sensitive data and intellectual property no matter where people are working. 20+ years in business. 2.7k employees. 150 countries. 11k+ customers. 300+ patents. If our mission excites you, you’re in the right place; we want you to bring your own energy to help us create a safer world. All we’re missing is you!
Job Title: Senior Cyber Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA
We are looking for talented cyber engineers motivated to help customers solve complex and fast-moving cybersecurity challenges supporting the U.S. Government. Focusing on our Cross Domain solutions, you will interface directly with customers and play a key role in deploying and maintaining an enterprise Cross Domain Solutions to ensure customer success. The successful and highly motivated candidate will be offered specialized training to support our technologies and is expected to become proficient in all aspects of complex software solution deployment.
To learn more about Forcepoint products visit https://www.forcepoint.com/products
What You'll be Doing:
Utilize your Linux and networking expertise to support and field critical customer driven requirements, enabling secure cross domain data transfer
Utilize interpersonal skills to engage directly with the customer to provide advanced design, analysis and implementation of our software
Demonstrate competency working hands-on in Linux based environments, troubleshooting on-site technical issues, using and configuring the Forcepoint CDS solutions to deliver critical customer driver requirements.
Leverage standard networking concepts to support the design and implementation of Forcepoint CDS solutions to include failover, co-op, and load balancing as well as interoperability with other components within the enterprise.
Provide technical briefings to customers and Forcepoint corporate leadership as required
Provide training, troubleshooting, and on-site/remote support to customers.
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Don’t meet every single qualification? Studies show people are hesitant to apply if they don’t meet all requirements listed in a job posting. Forcepoint is focused on building an inclusive and diverse workplace – so if there is something slightly different about your previous experience, but it otherwise aligns and you’re excited about this role, we encourage you to apply. You could be a great candidate for this or other roles on our team.
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Forcepoint simplifies security for global businesses and governments. Forcepoint’s all-in-one, truly cloud-native platform makes it easy to adopt Zero Trust and prevent the theft or loss of sensitive data and intellectual property no matter where people are working. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint creates safe, trusted environments for customers and their employees in more than 150 countries.
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