Senior Cyber Engineer

Forcepoint

4.2

MO

Why you should apply for a job to Forcepoint:

  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction

  • 4.8/5 in supportive management

  • 60% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 80% would recommend this company to other women

  • 60% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • We are committed to a human-centric culture and ecosystem that fosters inclusivity, diversity of thought, mutual respect, and dignity.

  • We are honest and ethical. We are committed to always acting with the best of intentions for our customers, partners, and colleagues.

  • We are passionate about our mission because our solutions protect businesses, critical infrastructures, and governments worldwide.

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    Position summary

    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: St Louis, MO

    The Position:

    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.

    Forcepoint Products:

    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.

    Things You Must Have to Apply:

    • This position will require access to information that is subject to the U.S International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR). The applicant must have the ability to obtain the appropriate work authorizations that may be required under U.S. ITAR or EAR regulations from the applicable U.S government agency.

    • Active (currently in Use) TS/SCI clearance with Counter Intelligence (CI) Polygraph

    • 8+ years of experience in a cyber engineer role supporting enterprise software solutions

    • Strong experience in Linux and scripting

    • Excellent communication skills and ability to relay technical information to customers and laypersons

    • Interest or experience in cyber security to include practices/methodologies, associated technologies, application design and development and/or experience in an operational environment

    • Intermediate Linux/Unix administration knowledge

    • Working knowledge of networking concepts (e.g. TCP/IP, firewalls, routers, etc.)

    • BS Computer Science, Computer Engineer, Information Security or equivalent

    • DODI 8570.1-M Compliance at IAT Level I;  SANS GSEC, CISSP preferred

    Things that would be Nice to Have:

    • Experience with security design and architecture of Cross Domain Solutions (CDS)
    • Strong verbal and technical writing skills
    • Shell scripting
    • Experience with security COTS product integration (e.g., firewall, web gateways, Data Loss Prevention)
    • Public Key Infrastructure and Identity Management

    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.

    US Covid-19 Vaccination Policy: In compliance with Executive Order 14042, all Forcepoint US jobs require employees to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  If you are unable to receive the COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief, Forcepoint offers reasonable accommodations unless the accommodation causes Forcepoint or its customers undue hardship or poses a direct threat to the health and safety of others.

    The policy of Forcepoint is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, citizenship status, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected status and to affirmatively seek to advance the principles of equal employment opportunity.

    Forcepoint is committed to being an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including job seekers with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access the Company’s career webpage as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by sending an email to [email protected]

    Forcepoint is a Federal Contractor. Certain positions with Forcepoint require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.

    Applicants must have the right to work in the location to which you have applied.

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    About the company

    Industry: Technology: Security

    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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    Why you should apply for a job to Forcepoint:

  • 4.2/5 in overall job satisfaction

  • 4.8/5 in supportive management

  • 60% say women are treated fairly and equally to men

  • 80% would recommend this company to other women

  • 60% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • We are committed to a human-centric culture and ecosystem that fosters inclusivity, diversity of thought, mutual respect, and dignity.

  • We are honest and ethical. We are committed to always acting with the best of intentions for our customers, partners, and colleagues.

  • We are passionate about our mission because our solutions protect businesses, critical infrastructures, and governments worldwide.