Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Systems Engineer (Blue Coat) in Raleigh, NC or Eagan, MN.  This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the probability of extension and possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.

NOTE: Must be US Citizen and ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance.  

  • A deep technical understanding of Blue Coat Application Delivery Network technology pillars including Visibility, Acceleration, and Security solutions.
  • Configure, administer, document HTTP proxy configurations and PAC file editing and deployment.
  • Configure, administer, document DNS multi-view configuration.
  • High level troubleshooting of network, protocols, and application issues.
  • DNS and HTTP proxy administration.
  • Bluecat API scripting in python.
  • Creation of PAC files using Perl to generate JavaScript PAC function.
  • Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.
  • Highly specialized in one or more phases of software systems development, systems integration, or network engineering.
  • Acts independently under general direction. Provides technical assistance and advice on complex activities.
  • Formulates / defines specifications, develops / modifies / maintains complex systems and subsystems, using vendor engineering releases and utilities for overall operational systems.
  • Applies analytical techniques when gathering information from users, defining work problems, designing technology solutions, and developing procedures to resolve the problems.
  • Develops complete specifications to enable computer programmers to prepare required programs.
  • Analyzes methods of approach.
  • Reviews task proposal requirements, gathers information, analyzes data, prepares project synopses, compares alternatives, prepares specifications, resolves processing problems, coordinates work with programmers and engineers, and orients users to new systems.
  • Works with considerable freedom to make decisions on the techniques and approaches to be used. Prepares recommendations for system improvement for management and user consideration.
  • Bachelors Degree in a related field and 10+ years of professional experience. 3+ additional years of related experience may be substituted for the Bachelors Degree.
  • HTTP proxy configuration, integration, and administration expertise. Preferred Broadcom Bluecoat.
  • DNS configuration, scripting of API calls. Preferred BlueCat Networks.
  • Demonstrate strong knowledge in at least three major technology areas.
  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of corporate organization and policies.
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP, UDP/IP, DNS, DHCP, HTTP/s and HTTP proxy.
  • Knowledge of TCP, understanding network, protocol, and application traffic flows
  • Ability to troubleshoot basic network issues including IPv6.
  • Configure, administer, document custom Proxy and Proxy Pac file (Broadcom Bluecoat) technology solutions.
  • High level troubleshooting of network and application issues.
  • DNS, Proxy administration.
  • Adhere to strict Information Systems security guidelines in all cases.
  • Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always-available service.
  • Ability to maintain effective communication and working relationships with co-workers.
  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Public Trust Clearance prior to start.

Application Instructions

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