DLP Security Engineer

Job Description
SG2 Recruiting's client is looking for a DLP Security Engineer to support a government client located in Raleigh, NC. As the DLP SE you will support a public sector customer in Raleigh, NC. as well as provide customer leadership and technical support for Symantec Data Loss Prevention (DLP) products.

Duties of the DLP Security Engineer include the following:
  • Assist in the hands-on implementation of multiple DLP solutions.
Provide DLP subject matter expertise and thought leadership as an extended member of a customer team.
  • Provide guidance, recommendations, best practices, etc. for DLP operations.
  • Stabilize and optimize DLP system performance, including rules and reports.
  • Assist with DLP component upgrades, installs, testing and configuration.
  • Liaise with Symantec Support, Engineering, Product Management, and others within Symantec on behalf of the customer.
  • Provide single point of contact and hands-on escalation and remediation for critical issues.
  • Respond rapidly to unplanned events, including after hours for Severity 1 issues.
  • Proactively communicate relevant technical information and alerts on known issues, hot fixes, new releases, etc.
  • Provide regular status reports for critical incidents, projects and proactive services.
  • Communicate professionally and effectively at all organizational levels.
  • Keep the Account Team informed of major issues or new opportunities.

Required Qualifications

The successful DLP Security Engineer will possess the preferred qualifications:
  • The candidates should be able to pass a Public Trust Clearance with a Civilian Government Agency.
  • 3+ years of experience administering, supporting, or consulting on Symantec DLP (Vontu) in a large enterprise customer environment.
  • Strong knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol suite and related security concerns.
  • Working knowledge with compliance and regulation standards such as SOX, PCI, HIPAA.
  • Working knowledge of operating system platforms, routers, web proxies (BlueCoat), network protocols, and security architecture.
  • Working knowledge of common attacks and vulnerabilities. 

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SQL, Oracle or competitive database platforms.
  • Strong understanding of common categories and characteristics of malware.
  • Superb written and verbal communications skills in English.
  • Willingness to work out of normal business hours without prior notice (upon customer demand).
Candidates should have expertise with the following product(s): Symantec Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

Desired Qualifications

Ideal candidates will also have expertise with the following product(s): 

• Symantec Endpoint Protection (SEP)

• Symantec Protection Engine (SPE) / Symantec Scan Engine (SSE)
• Symantec (Brightmail) Mail Gateway (SMG)

• Symantec (Fireglass) Threat Isolation

• Symantec (Blue Coat) ProxySG

• Symantec (Blue Coat) Content Analysis (CAS)

• Symantec (Blue Coat) Malware Analysis (MA)

Ideal candidates should have a Security+, Network+, or CISSP in good standing (to meet government certification requirements). Other relevant security certifications that are in good standing may also be acceptable, depending on the role of the consultant.

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