Cisco Firepower Engineer in Oakton, VA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 6/17/2020

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Job Description

Cisco Firepower Threat Engineer:

Signature is seeking a Cisco Firepower Threat Engineer for review and analysis of security requirements for our client. In this role, the candidate will work with senior team members to develop integrated plans to protect corporate assets and information technology, and administers security systems to support daily security operations.


  • Care and feeding of Cisco Firepower Threat Management solution including Cisco Firepower IPS sensor hardware troubleshooting and repair, Administration of Cisco Firepower premise based sensors.
  • Initial configuration, optimization, care and feeding of multiple Firepower Management Center (FMC) appliances in remote datacenters
  • Performing regular operating system upgrades to Cisco Firepower sensors of all sizes and models.
  • Writing repeatable documentation which allows 24x7 Operations team members to follow for maintenance, upgrades, troubleshooting and repair.
  • Researching, recommending, documenting, and coordinating implementation of changes to policies, procedures, facilities, and systems to enhance security as well as developing and delivering corporate security awareness training for users and technical security training for system administrators.
  • Facilitates compliance with company security policies, practices and legal requirements.
  • May provide support to non-management employees, including coaching, on-the-job and formal training, reference materials, procedures and system documentation.
  • Provides information to management regarding the negative impact on the business caused by theft, destruction, alteration or denial of access to information.
  • May interface with other stakeholders including vendors, application development and technical support staff, and clients.
  • May provide inventory and asset management resources to security operation, including administrative supplies, security specific resources such as SecurID cards or cryptographic key management, and specialized security software.
  • Expert level technical professional. Technical SME within organization.
  • Contributes through own development of advanced technologies/concepts with global reach or industry application.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.