Information Security Systems Administrator

  • location: Phoenix, AZ
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $56.67 - $61.93 per hour
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Information Security Systems Administrator

job summary:
HAVE TO HAVE 3 years of firewall experience. Any resumes without 3 years of Firewall Experience listed on resume will be immediately rejected by the manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Will be responsible for the execution of incident handling functions as well as direct response to security incidents affecting Client.
  • Propose and coordinate incident response plans
  • Correlate incident data to identify specific vulnerabilities and make recommendations that enable containment of the threats and an expeditious remediation

    • Clearly document/communicate processes and findings to both technical and executive audiences
    • Identify gaps and bottlenecks in remediation processes, develop metrics around and provide process improvement recommendations.
    • Support security reviews/vulnerability risk assessments of network environments
  • Conduct host forensics, network, forensics, log analysis, and malware triage in support of incident response investigations.
  • Recognize and organize attacker tools, tactics, and procedures (TTPs) and indicators of compromise (IOCs) that can be applied to current and future investigations.
  • Conducts as needed ad-hoc incident analysis
  • Provide timely detection, identification, and alerts of possible attacks/intrusions, anomalous activities, and misuse activities, and distinguish these incidents and events from benign activities
  • Periodically assess the limitations of the existing methods and tools in the hunter/responder toolset and propose enhancements.
  • Leverage threat intelligence, document threats as needed and share intelligence from analysis to further enhance service quality and delivery
  • Coach less experienced members of the team in threat hunting and incident response topics
 
location: Phoenix, Arizona
job type: Contract
salary: $56.67 - 61.93 per hour
work hours: 9am to 6pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Leverage threat intelligence, document threats as needed and share intelligence from analysis to further enhance service quality and delivery
  • Coach less experienced members of the team in threat hunting and incident response topics
 
qualifications:
  • Good understanding of the components of a threat intelligence capability
  • Experience with a scripting language such as Perl, Ruby, Python, and BASH
 
skills: What you have:

  • Minimum 8+ years' experience in Information Technology
  • Minimum 5+ years' experience in Information Security
  • Strong research background and an analytical approach
  • Analytical security certification or demonstrable equivalent experience required
  • Proven experience analyzing pen test findings
  • Strong vulnerability scanner background and experience such as Qualys or Nessus.
  • Develop and improve KPIs, metrics, and trending for vulnerability management functions.
  • This role requires experience effectively communicating event details and technical analysis to technical audiences and stakeholders on the client side.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize workload
  • Solid understand of the TCP/IP protocol suite, security architecture, and security techniques/products.
  • Experience with various security management tools (Vulnerability Management, Configuration Management, SIEM, etc.)
  • Ability to analyze captured data to perform incident response and identify potential compromises to customer networks
  • Experience with various security monitoring and endpoint security tools
  • Good understanding of the components of a threat intelligence capability
  • Experience with a scripting language such as Perl, Ruby, Python, and BASH

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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