IDS/IPS Security Engineer

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# of Openings
IT Security
Work Authorization
US Citizens, preferred


VariQ has an exciting opportunity for a highly qualified IDS/IPS Security Engineer to support the DXC USPS in Morrisville, NC.


Additional Information:

  • Salary: Dependent upon experience
  • Security Clearance: None
  • Available: within 30 days


Resource who is an expert in IDS/IPS administration and analysis.


The resource should possess the following skills:

- 3+ years of related operational experience for the health and maintenance of IDS/IPS, including installing updates (patches, updates, OS) and system tuning

- Knowledge of (ideally experience with) Cisco Sourcefire in a large enterprise

- Knowledge of (ideally experience with) TrendMicro TippingPoint in a large enterprise

- Experience with a transition from IDS to IPS migration

- Customer focus for supporting a CSOC and TIU

- Experience as a computer system administrator

- Computer security, specifically in Windows/LINUX OS environment

- A thorough understanding of computer TCP/IP Networking

- Experience monitoring system consoles for possible security events and security incidents as a computer security analyst

- Experience conducting incident response duties related to malware infections, DoS attacks, email phishing attacks and ransomware/Command and Control types of incidents

- Experience with Change/Incident/Problem management systems such as ServiceNow

- College Degree in a technical discipline



VariQ is an equal opportunity employer.


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