Web Proxy Security Operations L3 Support - job id 33697

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Web Proxy Security Operations L3 Support


Downtown, NYC - Financial District

How to Apply


Maxim Nikouline


(646) 876-9538


(212) 616-4800 ext-190

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Maxim call (646)876-9538 or email max@sans.com with the Job Code MN33697 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position: PROXY SERVER, LINUX, FIREWALLS, TCP/IP, HTML, ROUTING.

Detailed Info:

Responsibilities :

The candidate must demonstrate strong technical qualities

- preferably in a global environment, ideally within the finance industry.

- Provide Level 3 Operations support for a global perimeter Web proxy and Web security enterprise infrastructure

- Maintain Web 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.

- 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.

- Escalate and liaise with additional internal/external groups when required.

- Input into Business Continuity Planning and Practices.

Development/Computing Environment: Skills Required

- Moderate-Advanced proxy experience required including engineering of flows via proxy and cli access for troubleshooting; Bluecoat ProxySG Appliance experience preferred.

- Good understanding of the protocols underpinning the web

- TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL/TLS etc... Ideal candidate would be able to intelligently dissect all 7 layers of the OSI stack

- Excellent understanding and experience architecting and implementing Web security solutions.

- Good understanding on Web Proxy infrastructure serving various application layer protocols such as HTTP/HTTPs/SOCKS/FTP/ICAP

- Scripting and Development Skills (Perl, Python, Shell).

- Moderate 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.)

Skills Desired

- Web and database development skills (HTML, JavaScript, SQL, ETL)

- Web Proxy, Bluecoat/Zscaler or other major web proxy competitor

- Experience within financial services industry preferred


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 33697