Cyber Security Engineer
Ts/Sci, St Louis
Posted on 10/31/2023
GuidePoint Security

501-1,000 employees

Provides cybersecurity solutions, threat analysis, and resource
Company Overview
GuidePoint Security stands out as a leading cybersecurity firm, boasting a highly skilled team of certified experts dedicated to empowering clients with control over their cyber ecosystems. The company's strength lies in its comprehensive approach to cybersecurity, offering services that range from understanding the evolving threat landscape to insightful product comparisons and integration. This holistic perspective, combined with their commitment to helping clients make informed decisions, positions GuidePoint Security as a trusted industry leader in cybersecurity solutions.

Company Stage


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Herndon, Virginia

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

St. Louis, MO, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
IT & Security
  • Bachelor's Degree and five (5) years of technical experience in Network Security with large-scale enterprise/global networks in high-paced, diverse environment
  • (Additional experience may be considered in lieu of a degree)
  • Why GuidePoint?
  • GuidePoint Security is a rapidly growing, profitable, privately-held value added reseller that focuses exclusively on Information Security. Since its inception in 2011, GuidePoint has grown to over 900 employees, established strategic partnerships with leading security vendors, and serves as a trusted advisor to more than 3,500 customers
  • Firmly-defined core values drive all aspects of the business, which have been paramount to the company's success and establishment of an enjoyable workplace atmosphere. At GuidePoint, your colleagues are knowledgeable, skilled, and experienced and will seek to collaborate and provide mentorship and guidance at every opportunity
  • This is a unique and rare opportunity to grow your career along with one of the fastest growing companies in the nation
  • Work with both corporate and customer leadership to research, analyze, and implement enterprise-wide network security solutions/capabilities/enhancements to support customer business/mission goals and objectives
  • Assist with design, analysis, testing and implementation of state-of-the-art secure network architectures
  • Conduct risk assessment and provide recommendations for design
  • Oversee security infrastructure sustainment, maintenance, and advanced configuration. (IDS/IPS, ProofPoint, FireEye (EX,AX,FX, and NX) , RSA NetWitness (PCAP Solution), FirePower and management tools)
  • Deploy Snort and YARA rules to the FireEye and FirePower
  • Oversee the reporting, documentation, and investigation of all security related incidents; lead the development and implementation of corrective measures
  • Develop and execute standard operating procedures (SOPs) for security tools
  • Evaluate and report on new network Security technologies to enhance capabilities of the network
  • Act as liaison to the contract and customer management, and government Designated Approving Authority (DAA) regarding network security status, policies, and procedures
  • REQUIRED: US Citizen with an Active TS/SCI (required to obtain a CI Poly within 6 months)
  • Please note this is 100% onsite work (no remote)
  • Detail-oriented and who are willing to collaborate with others
  • Lifelong and Fast learners
  • Excellent communicators
  • Excellent research and problem-solving skills
  • Strong familiarity with SNORT signatures and YARA rules
  • Experience with IDS/IPS Products
  • Familiarity with Unix, RHEL, Python Scripting