Cyber Security Engineer in Raleigh, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/4/2020

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Job Description

Position Description:

This position is responsible for Cyber Defense technologies and related services used to mitigate the organizations exposure to Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), Advanced Evasion Techniques (AET), hacktivism, cyber-crime, other forms of online attacks and unauthorized targeting the financial services industry.

The position is responsible for engineering and operations of process and technology supporting use in Information Services (ie Boundary Defense and Endpoint Defense). Lastly the engineer performs the day to day operations, management and administration to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information assets and technology infrastructures of the organization using; firewalls, web-proxy, VPN, IDS/IPS, Anti-Virus, Anti-Malware, Anti-phishing technologies, PKI (Public Key Infrastructure), Data Loss Prevention, Event log analysis, audit remediation.

Position Requirements:

Bachelors degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience in systems engineering, networking or information technologies including at least 1 year of experience in an enterprise environment. OR- High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 7 years of experience in systems engineering, networking or information technologies including at least 1 year of experience in an enterprise environment.

The following certifications:
Certified Check Point Master, Certified Check Point Administrator.

Additional Requirements
* Knowledge of data practices and procedures.
* Knowledge of database administration, programming, and systems analysis procedures.
* Knowledge of risk management standards and procedures.
* Thorough knowledge of database software and operating systems.
* Proven ability to develop and implement information strategies in large, complex organizations.
* Highly effective in developing and communicating audience appropriate information to technical, management, and executive audiences.
* Proven ability to anticipate and lead the response to cyber threats, attacks and vulnerabilities.
* Ability to lead and perform risk analysis for vulnerabilities, incidents and change management requests.
* Proven ability to quickly analyze large amounts of often conflicting data and make sound decisions in extremely stressful situations.
* Proven ability to build and maintain strong enterprise relationships with internal and external teams/resources.
* Prior experience that includes successful design, implementation and operation of enterprise information service capabilities and functions in large scale, technically complex organizations.
* Experience with large and complex technical infrastructure networks.
* Strong knowledge of various platform technologies including internet, network, distributed systems, desktop computing, voice, and threat management technologies.
* In depth experience with enterprise controls including malware, protection, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, content filtering, internet proxies, encryption controls, and log management solutions.
* In-depth understanding of TCP/IP networking, including routers, switches, public/private networks, internet protocol (IPSec), and virtual private networks (VPN) and Unix experience.
* Demonstrated Advanced knowledge with Packet Capture and analysis.
* Ability to work as part of a team and independently with limited supervision.
* Ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines.
* Ability to lead, mentor, and train others.

Other Preferred Qualifications
* Financial services experience.
* Experience in a highly regulated industry sector (e.g. Government, Energy, Carrier-Telecommunications).
* Knowledge of web application and scripting languages (Python, PERL, PHP, and Shell).
* Cisco Routing/Switching, Firewalls, McAfee, RACF, Windows, and UNIX experience.
* Experience with Packet Capture utilities (Wireshark, TCPDump, etc.).
* Position relevant information certifications (e.g. CISSP, GIAC GSLC, GIAC GISP).
* Bachelor degree in a technology-related field

Job Requirements

Checkpoint Firewall, Firewall - Checkpoint, Firewall - Cisco, Firewalls, IT Security