Electronic Systems, Inc.

IT Security Engineer

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Information Technology


ESI has a fantastic career opportunity for an IT Security Engineer based at our clients site in Fairfax, VA. Our client, Virginia's largest institution of higher education, is looking to add an IT Security Engineer to their team. This is a full time, ongoing onsite contract position offering a full benefit package (to include health, dental, 401K).  


This position offers a generous salary, a great work-life balance with very little overtime and an awesome work environment that promotes continuous development, training and education.


  • Various IT security compliance, monitoring, and infrastructure remediation initiatives. 
  • Work in collaboration with VMWare, Storage, Application, Database, Security and Network teams 
  • Identify vulnerabilities, research best practices, recommend steps for strengthening the IT security posture of the organization and participate in the hands-on management/monitoring of core IT infrastructure and systems.  


  • Splunk and/or other SIEM products.
  • Knowledge of VMware products, including vCenter, vSphere, Site Recovery Manager, and Operations Manager.
  • Rapid 7 software and/or other vulnerability scanning software.
  • Vulnerability testing, implementing automated security monitoring procedures and generating reports for security reviews of applications.
  • System security using packet filtering, logging, and intrusion detection systems.
  • Developing/writing information security procedures.
  • Information security incident response.
  • Symantec Security Solutions including Endpoint Protection and Encryption.
  • Design, implementation, and support of Configuration Manager infrastructure server, distribution point, database and client components.
  • Automation/deployment/support of OS, patch management, and software distribution using Windows scripting environments (PowerShell, VBScript, etc.)
  • Microsoft SCCM 2012 - administration, reporting and engineering experience.
  • Deployment or migration experience with Configuration Manager and/or Microsoft Deployment Toolkit MDT including strong understanding of Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI) and its relationship to Configuration Manager.
  • Windows Server 2008/2012 technologies and services associated with those environments
  • Extensive experience with Microsoft Active Directory configuration including Group Policy in a large and complex production environments. 
  • Demonstrated understanding of network principles (such as network topologies, network addressing schemes, subnets, firewalls, and security segregation)
  • Demonstrated understanding of multi-site concepts/architecture for storage, network, and hypervisor technologies
  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years professional experience with IT security/server/network management.

ESI Company Perks:

  • Frequent company employee events to include family picnics, holiday celebrations, sporting events, and more
  • Gym membership discounts
  • Financial contributions toward fun runs and charitable run/walk events (pre-approved)
  • Paid volunteer hours to support our community
  • Access to Xerox’s benefit portal, which provides discounts for travel, electronics, theme parks, performance tickets, cell phone bills, and more
  • Access to study materials for technical certifications
  • Participate with internal promotions to benefit our local Food Bank and other community-focused organizations

ESI Benefits:

  • Health
  • Dental & Vision
  • 401k
  • PTO
  • Access to free counseling, legal services, childcare discounts, and more


At ESI, the IT Staffing & Recruitment Team partners with IT candidates to understand their career goals, to identify skill sets and interests, and to place each candidate in a position that aligns with their specific goals.


Electronic Systems, Inc. is a premier supplier and service provider of comprehensive office technology. We are committed to providing remarkable innovative solutions to our customers and for our employees, extensive training and development. We are passionate about building a team of highly qualified, customer focused individuals who contribute enthusiastically to our corporate culture and our company's success. With the competitive salary and benefits offered at ESI you build more than a career, you can build a future.

ESI is an Equal Opportunity/AA Employer M/F/D/V, and maintains a drug-free workplace. 

Electronic Systems is a tobacco- and smoke-free work environment.


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