Senior Systems Engineer

Employer: FoxGuard Solutions
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: IT/Computers/Networking, Software/QA/DBA
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 9/13/2021
Closing Date: 11/30/2021
FoxGuard Solutions
FoxGuard Solutions develops customized cyber security, compliance, and industrial computing solutions. As a leading operational technology company we deliver reliable, secure and configurable solutions that include: several cyber security solutions, including Patch & Update Management Services as well as turnkey computing solutions for mission-critical applications designed to fit a customer’s intended use, expected life-cycle and desired price point.
Job Description

FoxGuard Solutions provides cyber security solutions to protect industrial control systems for critical infrastructure such as power, oil and gas, and manufacturing. We feature an exciting and dynamic workplace environment and are currently seeking a full-time Senior Systems Engineer. The ideal candidate will be a cyber security professional with three or more years of relevant industry experience. The candidate will work both internally as well as with external clients in the industrial controls market to meet industry compliance requirements; such as NERC CIP and IEC 62443, and support other network and security related product offerings.

What you will be doing?

Work with customer base and product management to develop custom solution offerings as needed to support new customer requirements and market needs. Develop and present proposals in response to RFPs related to business core competencies within strategic target markets. Participate in the research and development of products and services to meet the needs of strategic target markets.

  • Work on a collaborative team to develop comprehensive technical solutions developing integrated hardware and software product solutions to meet customer and market needs.
  • Acts as subject matter expert with regard to computer hardware, networking, cyber security, and software solutions.
  • Act as an escalation resource available to the organization for internal, pre-sales, production-phase or post-sales technical issues as required
  • Continually improve product line of company, suggesting new product development ideas to engineering and product management as applicable.
  • Maintain technical understanding of current product set, including customer specific products
  • Maintain strong working knowledge of cyber-security tools, concepts and best practices.
  • Support customer and product management needs by providing cyber security consultation and guidance
  • Provide research work related to internal or customer product development efforts.
  • Travel as required to implement solutions, provide support and training.
  • Train customers on field-installed product as needed via either phone, remote support methods or onsite.
  • Create and maintain product, process, and quality documentation.
  • Work with software and hardware vendors to provide solutions for specific problems with current products and components uncovered by both the customer base and other members of the engineering team.
  • Participate in and support customer validation efforts including end-user customer acceptance tests
  • Participate in the continuous improvement process at FoxGuard Solutions.
  • Other duties as assigned and/or required.

What you will bring to the table?

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university in a computer related or engineering field and a minimum of three years of related experience; OR high school diploma or GED and a minimum of five years of related experience and/or training; OR equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Knowledge of cyber security best practices
  • Strong working knowledge of information technology hardware, software, networking, security and other infrastructure products and technologies
  • Network engineering and design.
  • In-depth knowledge of Microsoft server operating systems
  • Strong working knowledge of Linux

The ideal candidate will have:

  • IT and Cyber Security certifications such as Network+, Security+, CISSP, GSEC, GISCP or SANS certifications a plus.
  • Computer programming and scripting knowledge is a plus.
  • Cisco CCNP certification.
  • Experience with log management/SIEM products (Splunk, LogRythym, QRadar, etc.) a plus

What we can offer you?

FoxGuard Solutions offers a competitive salary with a great benefits package, which includes dental, medical and vision insurance, as well as 401k, wellness programs, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, educational assistance and paid-time-off.

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