Latitude, Inc. Symantec and Firewall SME in Washington DC, District Of Columbia

Location: Washington, DCClearance Level: MUST HAVE SecretScope of Work: The scope of work for this effort will include provision of expert advice and support services.Requirements:As required by the Department of State, the Contractor shall provide the following tasks and subtasks.Position Education/Experience Requirements:

Implement and provide daily operation support of DOS Symantec Endpoint Protection (?SEP?) solutions;Support and assist in the implementation of the DOS final Demilitarized Zone;Coordinate and implement firewall rules for the NTP feature within SEP version 12; Review architecture, design and deployment of the existing SEP solution;

? Conduct assessment, design and technical implementation activities on the Network Threat Protection (NTP) component;

? Document solution requirements given business and technical objectives;

? Design pilot and production architecture;

? Define and create SEP client firewall security policy;

? Build deployment packages;

? Execute pilot against success criteria/test plan;

? Complete production deployment;

? Advise client on application of endpoint packages deployment as related to the NTP deployment;

? Lead root cause analysis and troubleshooting effort for production deployment;

? Function as a liaison between the client and Symantec Development and Support groups;

? Report issues, anomalies and problems through proper channels (i.e., account management, technical support);

? Provide incident status reports as required;

? Document all recommendations to management;

? Perform other duties relevant to NTP deployment and security operations as assigned;

? Train onsite SEP persons; and

? Coordinate telephone and on-site technical support as requested


Excellent organizational, written, and oral communication skills;Ability to take accurate notes during fast-paced meetings;Ability to work with limited supervision;Ability to multitask and prioritize and deliver high-quality, accurate work within targeted deadlines;Ability to be sensitive to the confidentiality of information shared by ITI Senior managers and other staff;Proficiency with e-mail programs, Internet search engine, all Microsoft Office products. Microsoft Visio and Microsoft SharePoint are required; andBachelor?s degree or an equivalent combination of education and professional experience is highly desired.