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Inferno Systems, Inc. employees drive our business.  They are high performers who know our customers’ needs and can anticipate the strategies required to move forward.  They are adept at working within an organization’s systems and structures to achieve superior results.  And they are experienced with the challenges and opportunities presented by past, present and emerging technologies in both the public and private sectors.  According to our clients, Inferno Systems, Inc. employees get the job done right the first time. We hire the best and treat them the best, so that our customers get the best.

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Career Opportunities

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NETWORK SECURITY ENGINEER: Senior level

Location: Chantilly, VA US
Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Status: Must be Current

Job Description:

Inferno Systems, Inc. is currently looking to hire individuals for our Network Security Engineer positions. Candidates should have a minimum of 7 years experience. Individual positions within this labor category have additional qualification and competency requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The desired applicant for this position will have a solid understanding of network analysis, scripting/programming, CND, incident response and industry best security practices.

Required Skills:

  • Approximately 7 years of experience as a Network Security Engineer, or in the Cyber Security field or as a hands-on penetration tester.
  • Motivated self-starter with an analytical focus, problem solving skills, time management skills, and a passion for computer, network, or cyber security.
  • Self-motivated and actively seeks to enhance the group through knowledge sharing.
  • Strong understanding of network/cyber security, penetration testing, and industry best security practices as they apply to computers and networks.
  • Hands on experience with common scripting/programming languages to automate tasks and/or parse data. (c++, BASH, Python, Power Shell, & Regex)
  • Significant experience working in a command line environment with multiple Operating Systems.
    Experience working with system architects, developers, and system engineering to ensure security considerations are part of system design.
  • Experience and ability to research the latest security developments in the relevant operating systems to identify organizational impact.
  • A deep understanding of the following:
    • Operating systems, networking protocols, and system administration of Linux systems.
    • Thorough understanding of the TCP/IP networking model and knowledge of the OSI model as it pertains to security.
    • Experience performing analysis of log files from a variety of sources, to include individual host logs, network traffic logs, firewall logs, and IPS logs.
    • Significant experience with packet analysis using Wireshark or another tool.
  • Must have experience with one of the following
    • Demonstrated knowledge of information security discipline via industry certification such as: OSCP, SSCP, GIAC (Security Track).
    • OR
    • Significant experience working in Linux and hands recent experience with Linux network security tools (i.e. Metasploit, BurepSuite, nmap, IPTables and SELinux, etc.).

Desired Skills:

  • Experience monitoring threats via a SIEM console (LogRhythm/Splunk preferred).
  • Experience conducting incident response to include; research and identification of attack vector, malware mitigation and removal, and documentation of event.

NETWORK SECURITY ENGINEER: Full Performance level

Location: Chantilly, VA US
Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Status: Must be Current

Job Description:

Inferno Systems, Inc. is currently looking to hire individuals for our Network Security Engineer positions. Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years experience. Individual positions within this labor category have additional qualification and competency requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

The desired applicant for this position will have a solid understanding of network analysis, scripting/programming, CND, incident response and industry best security practices.

Required Skills:

  • Approximately 3+ years of experience from multiple areas (System Administration, networking, forensics, pen-testing, computer security).
    Motivated self-starter with problem solving skills, time management skills, tasking and a passion for computer/cyber security.
  • Comfortable working in a command line environment with multiples Operating Systems.
  • Comfortable with common scripting/programming languages to automate tasks and/or parse data (C++, BASH, Python, Power Shell, Regex).
  • Demonstrated understanding of common attach methodologies, tactics & protocols.
  • Experience with Splunk or the ability to learn Splunk within 3 months.
  • Ability to learn and implement new technologies into work environment.
  • Ability to decipher Linux and Windows log files.
  • Ability to research the latest security developments in relevant operating systems to identify organizational impact.

Desired Skills:

  • Recent experience working with network security/monitoring tools (Metasploit, BurpeSuite, IDS, nmap, IPTables).

PENETRATION TESTER: Full Performance level

Location: Chantilly, VA US
Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Status: Must be Current

Job Description:

Inferno Systems, Inc. is currently looking to hire individuals for our Penetration Tester positions. Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years experience.  Individual positions within this labor category have additional qualification and competency requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Proven expertise at advanced levels in five of the following, to include ability to combine components into a functioning multi-layer network of heterogeneous devices and applications and ability to inspect and replicate a system of such components:

  • Microsoft Windows Operating System versions.
  • UNIX (Solaris, HP-UX, etc.,) Operating System versions.
  • Linux variant Operating System versions.
  • BSD variant Operating System versions.
  • C/C++ Language software development.
  • Java Language software development.
  • Scripting language software development.
  • Database Administration and application development with Oracle, SQL Server, and/or MySQL.
  • Wireless (WiFi/WiMax/Bluetooth) technology (hardware or core software).
  • Wired telephony technology (hardware or core software).
  • Mobile telephony technology (hardware or core software).
  • Ubiquitous core network device (switch/router/hub) technology (hardware or core software).
  • Advanced GIAC and/or (ISC)2 network/cyber security specialties.
  • Proven ability to perform computer network vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.  
  • Understanding of risk planning and mitigation strategies.  
  • Ability to prepare and present documents and briefing materials.

SECURITY ANALYST: Full Performance level

Location: Chantilly, VA US
Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Status: Must be Current

Job Description:

Inferno Systems, Inc. is currently looking to hire individuals for our Security Analyst positions.  Candidates should have a minimum of 5 years experience.  MS desired.  BS must be in a technical discipline.  Individual positions within this labor category have additional qualification and competency requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs security analysis of large network devices and systems.  
  • Knowledge of stand-alone automated configuration management systems (e.g.:  Chef Solo, Ansible, Kickstart).  
  • Knowledge of IT defensive best practices.  
  • Ability to pay attention to details, ensuring accuracy in documentation and data

WEB APPLICATION SPECIALISTS: Full Performance and Senior level positions

Location: Chantilly, VA US
Security Clearance Requirement: TS/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Status: Must be Current

Job Description:

Inferno Systems, Inc. is currently looking to hire individuals for our Web Application Specialist positions.  Candidates should have a minimum of 3 years experience for Full Performance level and 7 years experience for Senior level.  Individual positions within this labor category have additional qualification and competency requirements.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to research, analyze, prioritize, problem solve, and work several tasks concurrently with minimum supervision.   
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and challenging team environment.   
  • Working knowledge of Ruby on Rails and Python.  
  • Experience with LAN Management & Network Practices to include: Network system performance monitoring and analysis; Computer, server, and network security troubleshooting; supporting network communications, cabling, software, routing, and data backups; and Atlassian Confluence wiki-based system software technology, clients, and servers.
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain network status, to include SME Technical Consultation/collaboration; Web App Maintenance and Administration.
  • Familiar with the design, development, deployment and maintenance of fully-functional web sites and web applications.
  • Experienced with web site and application security measures and practices
  • Experience with security accreditation and testing
  • Experience shall include web solutions that use many, if not all, of the following technologies:
    • UNIX/Linux servers and application servers
    • Microsoft Windows servers and application servers
    • JQuery and JQuery DataTables
    • JavaScript
    • MySQL
    • Apache
    • Microsoft IIS
    • JSON

Inferno Systems, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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We know what it’s like working for the big organizations.  That is why we created Inferno Systems, Inc. to be different.  When it comes to our employees, we’ve structured our business with their personal and professional advancement in mind. From day one we give you the tools and flexibility you need to be successful - both on the job and in your careers - without the messiness of a large organizational bureaucracy getting in the way.

Our benefits are some of the best in the industry among small businesses.  We provide our employees with advanced training opportunities to earn professional certifications to help them progress in their careers.  How many companies give their employees a dollar-for-dollar match on their 401(k) contributions up to the IRS limit?  Inferno Systems, Inc. does.  Fully vested day one?  Absolutely.  Offers the best health care option out there?  That’s us.  Need a flexible work schedule?  We’re flexible.  

Top performers deserve top compensation.  Interested?  Contact us to find out how Inferno Systems, Inc. is different.