Security Engineer - job id 34063

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Security Engineer

Market Rate w2

Downtown Brooklyn, NY

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Jessica Ohmer


(646) 876-9549


(212) 616-4800 ext-570

A Contract position at Premier New York Education Institution.

Pay Options: w2

Contact Jessica Ohmer call (646)876-9549 / (212)616-4800 ext.570 or email with the Job Code JO34063

Location: Downtown Brooklyn, NY.

Skills required for the position: Information Security, INCIDENT RESPONSE, RISK, COMPLIANCE.


Seeking information security professional for 6 month contract to augment IT Security Operations.

  • Should have strong knowledge of day-to-day security operations activities, including: analyzing threats, monitoring network devices, managing vulnerabilities, and providing technical support to triage, prioritize and establish appropriate information security countermeasures to detect and respond to security incidents.

Note: We need folks who have Incident Response experience and less focus on risk and compliance.

Ability to:

  1. Specify security requirements in support of the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information;

  2. Contribute to designing security architecture, including, cloud security;

  3. Perform certification prior to releasing new systems and software to production;

  4. Conduct problem management and root cause analysis;

  5. Handle any and all cyberattacks in an efficient and effective manner;

  6. Work independently as well as part of a team;

  7. Think like a hacker and anticipate hacker moves.

Candidates should have:

  • Strong IT skills and a deep understanding of cyber hacker methodology

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and analytical skills
    thorough work ethic and attention to detail

  • Skills of perception, critical thinking, and problem-solving aptitude.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Rapid7 Nexpose, SPLUNK, PaloAlto Firewalls, NAC - Network Access Control (CISCO ISE, Aruba, Forescout)

  • Certifications that would be helpful: GCIH/incident inhandlin, GMON /monitoring, GOSCP / offensive security certified professional

  • Global experience or not daunted by size and complexity

  • Self-starter, tenacious, resilient

  • Possibility to hire at end of contract

The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 34063