Senior Security Engineer

  • location: Alpharetta, GA
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $53 - $55 per hour
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Senior Security Engineer

job summary:
Our Client is seeking a Senior Security Engineer for an exciting project in their Alpharetta office. This individual will actively contribute to the implementation, operations and support of enterprise security solutions in a global multi data center environment.

location: Alpharetta, Georgia
job type: Contract
salary: $53 - 55 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelors
Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain operational guidelines and processes to directly support security architecture and design.
  • Support existing security solutions and partner with the security engineering team for the implementation and integration of
  • any new enhancements made to existing security solutions in support of improving overall enterprise security.
  • Ensure security tools and solutions hardware/software/devices are operating effectively and updated in a timely manner.
  • Develop and maintain operating guidelines and procedures in support of policies, standards and guidelines.
  • Determine appropriate levels of security configuration, controls and monitoring.
  • Support the maintenance and deployment of new security solutions in multiple data centers.
  • Support incident management processes and security monitoring alerts in preventing internal / external hackers from compromising data and assets.
  • Understand the latest threat techniques and support appropriate countermeasures, configurations and awareness.
  • Support remote access and multi-factor technologies to internal/external users.
  • Overall central management of web filtering and internet proxy servers.
  • Work with peers and internal/external customers to support the enterprise approach to security.
  • Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data residing on or transmitted to/from/through enterprise networks.
  • Perform ticket queue monitoring, resolution and prioritization, maintain diagrams and documentation as appropriate and support firewall rule set reviews, auditing and maintenance activities
  • 4+ years relevant technical experience preferred. Need excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
  • At least 2-4 years' experience working in a progressive information security operations or engineering group.
  • 2+ years' experience in a large complex Checkpoint environment (complex financial environment preferred)
  • 1 year at least***,Palo alto. hands on proficiency installed firewall rules, added interfaces, policy installs. security engineer understand network flow, cisco , cisco routers, switches, understand network flow and process, CiSS-p . security score cards, are the systems secure, having those certifications, vulnerability management.

  • Bachelor of Science in Information Technology, Management Information Systems or Risk Management OR High School or Diploma with 5+ years relevant work experience.
skills: Job Skills:

  • Proven hands-on experience with firewalls and knowledge of IP networking and network security including Intrusion Detection,
  • DMZ, encryption, IPSec, PKI, VPNs, MPLS/VPN, Site to Site VPN tunnels, SSL/VPN, proxy services, and DNS
  • Crossbeam experience
  • Cisco ASA experience / Juniper Firewall experience
  • Palo Alto experience
  • Imperva DBF or WAF exposure
  • Arcsight Exposure
  • Tripwire Experience
  • Splunk Experience
  • Network routing, switching, packet analysis
  • PCI DSS compliance knowledge
  • Prior experience with network security & related applications, tools and solutions
  • Deep understanding of network routing and switching architecture, design and troubleshooting
  • Experience supporting 24x7x365 high availability solutions in large complex data center environments
  • Exceptional planning, organization, communication, presentation, multi-tasking, prioritization and business analysis skills.
  • Ability to work independently in addition to working closely in a team environment.
  • Needs strong ability to multi-task and work effectively in a distributed and matrix oriented environment
  • Travel Required:

    • 5%

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