Information Security Analyst
Market Rate for Contract Position
Lower Manhatten (NOHO)
A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.
Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or 3rd Party (Subcontract) or w2
Contact Jessica call (212) 616-4800 / 732-791-4715 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Job Code MN33037
Location: Lower Manhatten (NOHO)
Skills required for the position: SPLUNK, Snort, ARCSIGHT, FIREWALL
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Utilization of Splunk for detection and investigation of information security incidents
Understanding of Palo Alto Firewall logs
Experience with Snort and ArcSight
Excellent project management, planning, and analytical skills. Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience. Intermediate knowledge of data communications, network experience of UNIX-based operating systems/tools, standard programming and scripting languages (C, C++, Perl), TCP/IP based networking, and UNIX and MAC based software. Knowledge of a variety of current and emerging technologies.
Development / Computing Environment:
Monitor requests for support with security events such as phishing attempts, reported credential theft and network based attacks. Respond to requests in a timely fashion, work towards resolution, advise on appropriate course of action to contain and remediate. Document activities and perform root cause analysis.
Evaluate and analyze network, systems, and intrusion detection data to identify, isolate and resolve existing and potential security issues and problems in a timely manner to avoid serious system or network failures. Scan network for potential vulnerabilities and/or violations of University security polices, such as unpatched system bugs, deployment of misconfigured systems, and/or unauthorized systems; follow up with network and system administrators to develop corrective actions such as application of patches, modification of server.
The position offers competitive rate.
Job Id: 33037