Longterm Firewall Engineer for a Global Finanacial Firm in NYC - job id 30872

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Longterm Firewall Engineer for a Global Finanacial Firm in NYC


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

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Anindita Chattopadhyay


(732) 791-4718


(732) 791-4718


A Contract position at a preeminent global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Ani call (732) 791-4718 / (212) 616-4800 ext.550 or email ani@sans.com with the Job Code AC30872 or Click the Apply Now button

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: SECURITY, EMAIL ADMINISTRATOR, FIREWALL.

Detailed Info: Senior Email Specialist provides the highest level of consultancy and solution design for the firms perimeter email platforms. The role will focus on design, migration planning and implementation of the firms next-generation secure email gateway infrastructure. The role is suited to an experienced messaging specialist with a strong background in enterprise security. This role is primarily project based, with numerous activities to expand and enhance the services provided within the environment. Responsibilities:The candidate must demonstrate strong technical qualities - preferably in a global environment, ideally within the finance industry.

Analysis and implementation of perimeter email security and email routing solutions. Provide architecture assurance on messaging initiatives.Implementation of email security standards such as DKIM, SPF and DMARC.

Maintain email security infrastructure, providing stability by developing tools, policies, processes and procedures for the operations teams. Provide a secure environment, by implementing controls to manage and mitigate risks.Provide consultancy services to IT Security teams.

Develop automated metrics reporting capabilities. Create, review, maintain and update documentation including Documenting & Publishing fixes in central knowledge base Work with global colleagues to provide globally consistent processes and solutions.Investigate & Troubleshoot root causes when escalated from operations.

Development/Computing Environment: Experience with Proofpoint Messaging Security Gateways.

Strong knowledge of integration of messaging platforms with LDAP (OpenLDAP) directory.

Experience with email encryption implementations with PKI integration.

Scripting and Development Skills (Perl, Python, Shell).Design and implementation experience with Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions. Expert knowledge of SMTP (RFC 821/5321), TLS, DNS and related standards.Strong Linux Sysadmin experience.Interpersonal Skills - Communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player

Project Management Skills with experience on enterprise projects.Strong general networking background (Firewalls, Routing, Load Balancing, OSI Model, Packet trace and analysis, etc.) Bonus Skills:Implementation experience with emerging email controls such as DMARCExperience within financial services industry preferred?Web and database development skills (HTML, JavaScript, SQL, ETL).

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 30872