Healthcare System Engineer (Security) Consultant

posted on May 23, 2018

Job Description

Location: Clayton, MO

Duration: 3+ Months, Contract to Hire

Top Skill Sets:

  • Seeking candidates with current government security clearance
  • WebProxy experience
  • Previous Blue Coat experience, preferably higher-level experience
  • License/Certification: Systems Security or Administration certifications a plus.
  • As a government contractor, this position requires U. S. citizenship and proof of favorable adjudication following submission of Department of Defense form SF86 or higher security.
  • Existing active security clearance highly desirable

Position Purpose:

  • Provide operational and technical support to ensure the ongoing stability to the IT Security environment.
  • Assist in the IT infrastructure security stack with tool design, implementations, monitoring, support, troubleshooting and maintenance.
  • Contribute in the technical support of the IT Security environment and the applications residing on these servers
  • Provide support for the IT Security environment including installation, configuration, troubleshooting and maintenance of new and existing applications and systems.
  • Mentor staff to perform tasks which include but not limited to end-user support, trouble ticket resolution, file-system/disk management, server installation/configuration, and process/procedural updates.
  • Provide end-user support through ticketing system.
  • Audit system resources and take action as deemed necessary by the Senior/Lead Systems Engineer’s
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Responsible for the administration of enterprise security tools.
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocol
  • Work with senior/lead system engineers and customers to understand and implement continuous improvement processes, automation, system and security tool administration, upgrades and rollouts.
  • Design and implement security systems and redundant backups
  • Write custom scripts to introduce automation and reduce the need for human intervention
  • Work with senior/lead system engineers to solve complex issues
  • Work with senior/lead system engineers and customers to understand and implement IT infrastructure designs and rollouts


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years of related experience.
  • Healthcare experience a plus.
  • Experience securing heterogeneous, large scale environments.
  • Demonstrate understanding of web proxies.
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols.
  • Familiar with standard change\release management best practices for scheduling, testing, and implementing enhancements or new patches.
  • Proxy, network, troubleshooting, scripting, and automation experience preferred.
  • Strong analytical skills required.