Sr. IT Security Specialist

Voya Windsor , CT 06006

Posted 3 weeks ago

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Position Summary:

We are looking for a Sr. IT Security Specialist who has experience and expertise with supporting a large scale Firewall, IDS/IPS, Virtual Private Network (VPN), Multifactor Authentication, Email and Web Filtering deployment.

Job Description:

  • Engineering level oversight and level 3 technical support of a network security environment including Firewall, IDS/IPS, email filtering, web filtering, NAC, etc.

  • Work in various roles, i.e., architect, designer, tech support, maintenance support, for the expansion of a highly resilient enterprise network security implementation

  • Provide oversight of front-line operations support team

  • Assist in responses to internal and external compliance audits, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments

  • Provide recommendations regarding direction of systems and applications to help secure access, data and assets

  • Monitor current and proposed laws, regulations, industry standards, and ethical requirements related to information security and privacy

  • Conduct research on emerging products, services, protocols, and standards relative to the information security arena related to VPN and MFA

  • Work with IT Security product vendors and service providers, to evaluate potential security offerings, including product evaluations, pilots and proof of concept installations

  • Leverage a wide range of security technologies including, but not limited to: logical access controls, identity and access management, LDAP, security incident response, privileged access management, database and system monitoring, end user password management and single sign on systems as well as network device integration

  • Ability to understand and troubleshoot web tunneling, network configurations, system configurations and upgrades, user authentication and AD integration

  • Ability to work well with other technology areas to deploy security technologies

Ideal Candidate:

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in a large production IT environment administering and supporting multiple medium to small size applications

  • Significant experience with industry standard technologies such as Cisco ASA, PaloAlto and PulseSecure VPN

  • Significant experience with supporting a large scale network security environment

  • Knowledge of IT security for ID access, data protection, system\application monitoring, system and application access

  • Experience with large application support and change management

  • Working knowledge of Windows and Linux

  • Significant experience with rollout of new technologies and migrations, specifically Firewall migrations and customer support documentation.

  • Knowledge of Radius Servers a plus



Critical Skills

At Voya, we have identified the following critical skills which are key to success in our culture:

  • Customer Focused: Passionate drive to delight our customers and offer unique solutions that deliver on their expectations.

  • Critical Thinking: Thoughtful process of analyzing data and problem solving data to reach a well-reasoned solution.

  • Team Mentality: Partnering effectively to drive our culture and execute on our common goals.

  • Business Acumen: Appreciation and understanding of the financial services industry in order to make sound business decisions.

  • Learning Agility: Openness to new ways of thinking and acquiring new skills to retain a competitive advantage.

Learn more about Critical Skills.

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