Triumph Enterprises--Corporate Headquarters

  • Senior System Security Engineer

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    Posted Date
    1 month ago(1/14/2020 7:20 PM)
  • Job Description

    With employee ownership comes both responsibility and rewards. Beyond your technical expertise (outlined below), you must be resourceful, detail-oriented, and 100% client focused, with a continuing passion for your profession. The rewards of joining Triumph Enterprises will include competitive compensation, exceptional benefits, matching 401K, and professional/training development allowances that exceed many companies of larger size and stature. Triumph Enterprises is a “Best-in-Class” employer (as validated by HR Solutions). Built around four core values, our employees, managers and leadership team work collaboratively to grow and sustain a Triumph Culture where:

    • “Client focus” has earned the trust and loyalty of our valued clients.
    • “Integrity” has earned us a reputation for doing the right thing in all situations.
    • “Imagination” and innovation has created new and exciting opportunities for both our company and our people.
    • “Employee Engagement” has resulted in benefits, promotions from within, a balanced work environment, professional development/training, social opportunities, and a culture of empowerment where our employees are as equally valued as our clients. 

    Triumph Enterprises is currently looking for a Security System Engineer to join a Security Operations organization on a contract with a federal government client. You will have the opportunity to design large enterprise architectures, implement new sensor technologies, and assist in maintenance strategies. This is an exciting opportunity to work across a diverse set of stakeholders to understand threats and vulnerabilities associated with a large enterprise and develop approaches for mitigation. Members of this team are highly motivated, self-driven, and given great latitude to bring forth new ideas for managing risk. This position will support our valued client and will serve as the Security System Engineer.


    The successful candidate will work directly with the Client and support team members to:

    • Provide engineering support for Security Operations, including deployment, operation and maintenance, and full documentation of security tools
    • Assist in deploying, managing, and troubleshooting multiple endpoint security agent products across multiple organizational components of a civilian federal government client
    • Conduct troubleshooting sessions to solve complex issues with end users
    • Plan and implement upgrades, patching, and system enhancements
    • Develop and implement testing strategies and documenting results
    • Provide system/equipment/specialized training and technical guidance
    • Serve as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met
    • Communicate with customers and teammates clearly and concisely
    • Provide engineering support for the SOC Operations and system administration for Security Operations
    • Provide on-call emergency support of systems and agents managed by the Security Program to address mission impacting issues, such as network outages & core system performance
    • Deploy and maintain adequate test capabilities and environment for systems and agents managed by the SOC
    • Research, identify, and implement Proof of Concepts for emerging and innovative technologies in support of Security Operations and Incident Response
    • Ensure adherence to Change Management practices for systems and agents managed by the SOC, and maintain awareness of related Change Management of other teams
    • Implement, manage and proactively monitor central logging feeds to enterprise SIEM for all systems and agents managed by the SOC
    • Ensure proactive health and performance monitoring of systems & agents managed by the SOC, addressing all significant issues with thorough documented root cause analysis
    • Participating in special projects as required

    Qualifications / Requirements

    • BS in Computer Science, Information Management, Engineering, or related field
    • 10 + years of overall IT experience
    • 8 + years of Cyber Security experience
    • One or more certifications in information security, such as: CISSP, CISM, CISA, CRISC, CEH
    • Strong knowledge of agent deployment, including scripting, deployment, and general system administration
    • Experience with Linux, MS Windows and VMWare system virtual and physical system hardening practices
    • Knowledge of patch management tools, such as: BigFix, SCCM, Puppet or Ansible
    • Strong experience with Windows and Linux administration and extensive Active Directory and Group Policy configuration and management
    • Experience in deploying cyber security systems, tools, sensors and scanners
    • Experience in implementing variant enterprise firewalls and IDS/IPS tools
    • Experience in integrating, configuring, and system administration on some of the following: Tenable Security Center, FireEye HX/NX/AX, Carbon Black, PhishMe, BRO/ZEEK or CoreLight, DB Protect, or Symantec DLP
    • Experience with backup/restore products such as VEEAM
    • Hands-on experience in VMWare, VSphere, ESXi 6.5/6.7
    • Experience in designing and deploying enterprise SAN
    • Experience with network monitoring tools such as Nagios, OpsView, SolarWinds, and others
    • Experience in utilizing Jira and Agile methodology
    • Experience deploying and managing SIEM products, to include proactive monitoring of SIEM data feeds and ingest
    • Experience with basic Scripting and Windows PowerShell
    • Strong management, teamwork, and interpersonal skills
    • Strong written and verbal skills to effectively communicate at all levels in government and industry

    Desired Elements

    • Certification in or networking or system administration: (e.g. Certified Linux Administrator, Cloud Architecture Associate, Microsoft MCSE, Splunk Architect, CCNA, CCNP)
    • Federal government or Federal contracting experience
    • Proficient in MS Project, Jira, Confluence
    • Large crowd presentation skills
    • Executive communication skills with the Federal government leadership
    • Experience in a rapid-paced, time sensitive, and high-quality environment
    • Strong problem-solving capabilities and the ability to effectively communicate solutions
    • Ability to take direction and achieve quality results, independently strive for personal excellence when completing tasks
    • Strong customer service focus to meet the needs of internal and external customers
    • Professional, pleasant, and polished demeanor
    • Ability to work collaboratively with others
    • Ability to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information within and external to Triumph, using own judgment
    • Strong eye for small details that make a difference

    Company Overview

    Triumph is an employee-owned information technology (IT) company specializing in Program Management, Administrative Services, and Network and IT Support Services. Incorporated in Virginia in 2005, Triumph has risen to meet the Federal Government’s growing need for mission-critical Cybersecurity, Business Intelligence, Analytics, Data Visualization; and Program Management expertise and cultivated a track record of success. Our pursuit of excellence is driven by an emphasis on Client Focus, Integrity, Imagination, and Employee Engagement – the Core Values that motivate and inspire our leadership, business practices, and company culture.


    For more information on Triumph, visit


    Triumph participates in e-Verify. We provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee’s I-9 Form to confirm work authorization. Triumph is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other status defined by law. Go to to learn more about Triumph.


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