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Date posted
May 25, 2018
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Position title
Senior Networking Engineer

Cavalry Solutions is a Managed Security Services Provider (MSSP) dedicated to defending the nation’s critical infrastructure. Focused on Industrial Control Systems and Operational Technology (ICS/OT), Cavalry stands ready to respond day or night to our customer’s needs and threats to the networks we protect.


Professional experience performing a network engineering function (Network planning, capacity management, critical incident response, complex integration, etc)
Experience operating with enterprise class requirements for compliance (no specific industry is required, however experience in ICS systems is a major plus)
Networking knowledge - Applicants should have a functional, working understanding of Cisco networking concepts. (CCNP equivalent expertise, certification exam will be required to be passed in the first 6 months of employment if needed)
Basic security knowledge - A basic understanding of the most common technical controls is required (i.e. Firewall, IPS, Content Filter, etc.)
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Ability to produce effective reports and notices for customer action.
Ability to pass a full background check.
Strong written and oral communication skills.

Experience in environments utilizing either ITILv3 Service Management Concepts or the NIST 800-53 Risk Management Framework.
Good understanding of ICS/OT Systems.
Familiarity with tools used in targeted and criminal intrusions.
A background in exploitation and vulnerability analysis.
A background in zone based networking (network based security models for isolation)
General understanding of threat/risk management and threat/risk assessment.

Other traits of a successful candidate:
Indisputable Integrity - Our clients depend on Cavalry to run towards problems and tell the truth without fail. This can not be compromised for any reason.
Attention to detail - Details matter in security events and operations. Evidence collected by Cavalry might be used in formal legal action. We take accuracy very seriously in reporting.
Military Experience - While not a requirement, military experience is a plus for applicants, as the procedures used in daily life will be familiar to former members of the US armed forces.

This position requires up to 50% travel (periods 2-4 days at a time) to austere plant locations, solid and logical communications skills with plant operators, and the ability to operate independently of oversight and provide daily and weekly updates to leadership.

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