Role details

Security Engineer | Network Security

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Information Systems Security Engineer
  • Network Security Engineer

About Our Client

Our client is a leading Health-care organization and they are seeking a Security Engineer that can help build and maintain all IT security solutions within the group. You will be developing security solutions and handling any technical problems that arise.

Job Description

Responsibilities include:

On any given day, you may be challenged to:

  • Create new ways to solve existing production security issues
  • Configure and install firewalls and intrusion detection systems
  • Perform vulnerability testing, risk analyses and security assessments
  • Develop automation scripts to handle and track incidents
  • Investigate intrusion incidents, conduct forensic investigations and mount incident responses
  • Collaborate with colleagues on authentication, authorization and encryption solutions
  • Evaluate new technologies and processes that enhance security capabilities
  • Test security solutions using industry standard analysis criteria
  • Deliver technical reports and formal papers on test findings
  • Respond to information security issues during each stage of a project's lifecycle
  • Supervise changes in software, hardware, facilities, telecommunications and user needs
  • Define, implement and maintain corporate security policies
  • Analyze and advise on new security technologies and program conformance
  • Recommend modifications in legal, technical and regulatory areas that affect IT security

The Successful Applicant

This is a highly technical position, so to be successful you will be expected to have a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or a related field. A master's degree is a plus, but is not considered mandatory.

The more tools you have in your arsenal, the more attractive you will be the client. So experience in the skills below with help improve your chances of success:

  • IDS/IPS, penetration and vulnerability testing
  • Firewall and intrusion detection/prevention protocols
  • Secure coding practices, ethical hacking and threat modeling
  • Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems
  • Virtualization technologies
  • MySQL/MSSQL database platforms
  • Identity and access management principles
  • Application security and encryption technologies
  • Secure network architectures
  • Subnetting, DNS, encryption technologies and standards, VPNs, VLANs, VoIP and other network routing methods
  • Network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols, etc.)
  • Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), phishing and social engineering, network access controllers (NAC), gateway anti-malware and enhanced authentication

What's on Offer

Competitive Base, Bonus and Benefits

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