Immediate need for an Information Security Engineer (info security/cyber security) for a contract to hire opportunity in Gardena, CA. The position will convert to fulltime at the end of 3 months.
5 to 7 years of combined IT and security work experience with a broad range of exposure to systems analysis, applications development, database design and administration.
Must be able to perform hands-on support for a wide range of security technologies including, but not limited to: Security Information and Event Management (SIEM), IDS/IPS, Managed Security
Services (MSS), Behavior Detection, Vulnerability Scanning and Data Loss Prevention Program (DLP).
Primary responsibilities will be to monitor, investigate, analyze both raw and normalized network traffic, correlate connected sequences of events, detect incidents, reconstructed into timelines for
analysis, identify malicious network activity, and generally against in conducting defensive cyber space operations network infrastructure and intellectual property.
Leads technical direction in designing and implementing security solutions for security technical infrastructure
Must be able to clearly articulate ideas and solutions during incidents.
Ability to work independently and manage time effectively utilizing work and project plans to meet deadlines.
Member of the Security Incident Response Team.
Participates in all phases of project planning in security service support, including functional requirements, design specifications, testing, implementation into Security Operations.
Knowledge and administrative experience with one or multiples of the
following: McAfee Security Suite of Products (McAfee Endpoint Encryption, McAfee DLP * Device Control, McAfee EPO Management, McAfee Antivirus and Anti-Malware, McAfee Site Advisor, Intrusion
Detection and Prevention Systems, Internet Gateways and Reverse/Forward Proxies.
Thorough knowledge of software such as SIEMs tools.
Should have experience conducting penetration testing and exploitation of vulnerabilities.
Must have at least one of the following certifications: CISSP or CISA or GIAC.
Preferred security Certifications: CCNA or CCNP, CCSA, CCSE, RHCA, RHCE, CCSP, SANS Specialized certification: CISSP, CISM, Ethical Hacking.
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