Information Security Analyst | W2 -$40/hr | Remote in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/5/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job Responsibilities
Successful candidate will be primarily responsible for managing our Network Access Control (NAC), remote access VPN, authentication services platform (e.g. Radius, TACACS+), wireless Intrusion Detection System, and firewall environments. In addition, secondary responsibilities may include working with other infrastructure security technologies such as proxy servers (http/https), malware detection, DLP, and interfacing with 3rd party monitoring providers to ensure alerts are accurate, useful and meet requirements. Successful Candidate will be expected to plan, execute and maintain large, globally implemented projects and to be effective in providing results across multiple cross-functional teams. Candidate must possess the desire to work with and support multiple technologies in a fast-paced environment and possess the ability to mentor and share knowledge with other team members; must be able to communicate in a clear and concise manner and be able to produce and maintain technical documentation.

* Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field or 5+ years of network security experience
* Certification(s) Desired: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) CCSP, CCNA, CCNP Security, SANS GIAC, or equivalent demonstrable experience will be considered
* Foundational knowledge of TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP and strong troubleshooting skills
* 2+ years of direct experience supporting, engineering or operational support of two or more of the following technologies:
o Forescout CounterAct, Cisco ISE, Cisco AnyConnect, Cisco Umbrella, Palo Alto Firewalls
* Self-starter who can work independently and possesses the ability to solve complex issues

Desired Skills
* Experience architecting, building, and operating network security infrastructure (e.g. firewalls, VPNs, NAC)
* Ability to work with packet captures and one or more related tools
* Knowledge of Cisco hardware platforms, Cisco IOS, and NX-OS software experience
* Demonstrated commitment to training, self-study and maintaining proficiency in the technical cyber security domain

Job Requirements

Security Analyst, TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, Cisco ISE, Cisco AnyConnect, Cisco Umbrella, Palo Alto Firewalls, VPNs, NAC, CISSP, CCSP, CCNA, CCNP Security, SANS GIAC