Saturday, June 24, 2017

Network Security Engineer

Title: Network Security Engineer
Location: San Jose, CA (95110)
Duration: 15 Months
Job Description
The Network Security Engineer will work within client Network Security team.  The Network Security Engineer uses technical knowledge on a number of security technologies to analyze and respond to security threats from various security platforms and technologies. The Network Security Engineer serves as an escalation point for critical and complex client issues, performs configuration and testing of products, assists with developing and documenting work processes and trains other members of the team.
Responsibilities:
·         Responsible for initial triage of incoming client issues. Address basic MSS and support-based client configuration issues and alerts. Will also handle the most complex issues and alerts escalated to them by SOC Technicians, and SOC Engineer I and II employees.
·         Analyze and respond to security threats from various security platforms and technologies.
·         Support, troubleshoot, configure, manage, and upgrade FW, WAF and a wide variety of other security products.
·         Perform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problems, using strong TCP/IP networking skills.
·         Respond to inbound requests via phone and other electronic means for technical assistance with managed devices.
·         Respond in a timely manner (within documented SLA) to configuration, maintenance, incident management, and other requests.
·         Document actions in ticketing system to effectively communicate information internally and to customers.
·         Respond to needs and questions of customers concerning their access to network resources through their managed device.
·         Resolve problems independently and understand escalation procedures.
·         Create custom documentation for internal needs.
·         Attend vendor-specific meetings and conferences for business and professional development.
·         Responsible for testing and configuring new products and technologies.
·         Perform other duties as assigned.  
Qualifications
·         Associates Degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school in Information Technology, Information Security/Assurance, Engineering or related field of study; at least two years of related experience and/or training (in addition to experience requirements below); or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
·         Bachelor Degree in Information Technology, Information Security/Assurance, Engineering or related field of study preferred; at least four years of related experience and/or training (in addition to experience requirements below); or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
·         Minimum 1 year previous supervisory and/or training experience required.
·         Minimum 3 years of experience in Information Security or Networking required.
·         Minimum 3 years of related experience and/or training in a technology environment required.
·         Minimum 3 years of experience with preferably more than one of the following technologies; Palo Alto Networks (Firewall, Wildfire, URL filtering, etc.), Juniper, etc.
·         Minimum 1 year of experience with one or more of the following management platforms required; Juniper NSM, and Palo Alto Networks Panorama
·         CCSE and CCNA or RSCP certifications preferred.
·         Security+, BCCPP, JNCIS-SEC, JNCIS-FWV, JNCIS-SA, ACE, CNSE, SFCP, SFCSE, SFCTSE strongly preferred.  Security+, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH or other security specific vendor/product certifications also preferred.
·         CISSP training strongly preferred.
·         Strong interest in technology and a desire to learn and grow in applicable technologies field is required. Skills and knowledge must be kept current, including ongoing active pursuit of certifications.
·         Practical expertise with TCP/IP networking required.
·         Proficiency in building and troubleshooting route based VP connectivity required.
·         Significant experience with Linux, Windows and Network Operating Systems required.
·         Strong working knowledge of Routing and Access Control Devices required.
·         Requires taking responsibility for customer satisfaction and overall success of managed services.
·         Requires interfacing with a variety of customers in a polite, positive, and professional manner.
·         Technical knowledge on a number of security technologies required.
·         Solid understanding of information security and networking required.
·         Extensive experience interacting with customers required.
·         Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills required.
·         A passion for information security and data security required.
·         Detail oriented with strong organization skills required.
·         Customer service focus required with strong interpersonal skills including excellent written/verbal communication skills.
·         Will be required to be on-call after hours and weekends on a rotating basis.
·         May be required to work occasional off-shift hours to cover customer maintenance and on-site activities.
Education:         
·         College diploma or University degree specializing in Information Technology or equivalent


Ankita Sharma | IT Recruiter | Spectraforce Technologies, Inc.
|Raleigh. New Jersey. Puerto Rico. San Diego. Hyderabad. Chandigarh. Pune. Bangalore|
Office: 919-887-6786 Ext.-4320 | Email id: ankita.sharma@spectraforce.com

Security Systems Administrator

Position: Security Systems Administrator 2
Location: San Jose, CA
Duration: 2+ YEARS (W2 ONLY)


JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Network Security Engineer will work within Network Security team.
The Network Security Engineer uses technical knowledge on a number of security technologies to analyze and respond to security threats from various security platforms and technologies.
The Network Security Engineer serves as an escalation point for critical and complex client issues, performs configuration and testing of products, assists with developing and documenting work processes and trains other members of the team.

Responsibilities:
Responsible for initial triage of incoming client issues.
Address basic Client and support-based client configuration issues and alerts.
Will also handle the most complex issues and alerts escalated to them by SOC Technicians, and SOC Engineer I and II employees.
Analyze and respond to security threats from various security platforms and technologies.
Support, troubleshoot, configure, manage, and upgrade FW, WAF and a wide variety of other security products.
Perform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problems, using strong TCP/IP networking skills.
Respond to inbound requests via phone and other electronic means for technical assistance with managed devices.
Respond in a timely manner (within documented SLA) to configuration, maintenance, incident management, and other requests.
Document actions in ticketing system to effectively communicate information internally and to customers.
Respond to needs and questions of customers concerning their access to network resources through their managed device.
Resolve problems independently and understand escalation procedures.
Create custom documentation for internal needs.
Attend vendor-specific meetings and conferences for business and professional development.
Responsible for testing and configuring new products and technologies.
Perform other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Associates Degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school in Information Technology, Information Security/Assurance, Engineering or related field of study; at least two years of related experience and/or training (in addition to experience requirements below); or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Bachelor Degree in Information Technology, Information Security/Assurance, Engineering or related field of study preferred; at least four years of related experience and/or training (in addition to experience requirements below); or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
Minimum 1 year previous supervisory and/or training experience required.
Minimum 3 years of experience in Information Security or Networking required.
Minimum 3 years of related experience and/or training in a technology environment required.
Minimum 3 years of experience with preferably more than one of the following technologies; Palo Alto Networks (Firewall, Wildfire, URL filtering, etc.), Juniper, etc.
Minimum 1 year of experience with one or more of the following management platforms required; Juniper NSM, and Palo Alto Networks Panorama
CCSE and CCNA or RSCP certifications preferred.
Security+, BCCPP, JNCIS-SEC, JNCIS-FWV, JNCIS-SA, CNSE, SFCP, SFCSE, SFCTSE strongly preferred.
Security+, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH or other security specific vendor/product certifications also preferred.
CISSP training strongly preferred.
Strong interest in technology and a desire to learn and grow in applicable technologies field is required. Skills and knowledge must be kept current, including ongoing active pursuit of certifications.
Practical expertise with TCP/IP networking required.
Proficiency in building and troubleshooting route based VP connectivity required.
Significant experience with Linux, Windows and Network Operating Systems required.
Strong working knowledge of Routing and Access Control Devices required.
Requires taking responsibility for customer satisfaction and overall success of managed services.
Requires interfacing with a variety of customers in a polite, positive, and professional manner.
Technical knowledge on a number of security technologies required.
Solid understanding of information security and networking required.
Extensive experience interacting with customers required.
Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills required.
A passion for information security and data security required.
Detail oriented with strong organization skills required.
Customer service focus required with strong interpersonal skills including excellent written/verbal communication skills.
Will be required to be on-call after hours and weekends on a rotating basis.
May be required to work occasional off-shift hours to cover customer maintenance and on-site activities.


Nitish Nanda
 Nitish Nanda | TalentBurst, Inc.
Boston | Dallas | San Francisco | Miami | Milwaukee | Toronto | New Delhi
Work: (415) 523-8556| Fax: (508) 319-3065 | Email: nitish.nanda@talentburst.com
575 Market Street Suite 3025 | San Francisco, CA 94105 | www.talentburst.com

Friday, June 23, 2017

SECURITY ENGINEER

TITLE: SECURITY ENGINEER, SR. (6990635)
LOCATION: SAN FRANCISCO, CA
DURATION: 6+ MONTHS CONTRACT

JOB DESCRIPTION:
·         Work closely with project managers and enterprise architects to ensure the implementation of approved security designs.
·         Work with business partners to implement the overall solution architecture and provide technical leadership during the design, development, and testing phase of major initiatives.
·         Create and present engineering design documents to business partners and executive leadership. Support the implementation and enforcement of security and design principles according to the policies, standards, and procedures of CLIENT Inc.
·         Research and present trade documents and risk assessments to leadership.
·         Partner with CLIENT Inc.'s Centers of Excellence to provide guidance on security issues.
SKILL SET:
·         Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or EE preferred. CISSP, GIAC or CISM preferred. Security engineering experience.
·         Enterprise level security experience.
·         Knowledge of cryptographic systems and algorithms.
·         Experienced in leading the implementation of multiple large, multi-platform security initiatives. Knowledge and understanding of security best practices and designs.
·         Detailed understanding of the Payment Card Industry (PCI) security standard.
·         Experience in the implementation of controls to mitigate PCI issues.
·         Strong communication skills required to discuss and present complex engineering principles and issues to both technical and non-technical business leadership.
·         Ability to work with multiple project teams, provide engineering guidance and decision making to ensure architectural alignment.
·         Ability to adapt to rapidly changing priorities and conditions.
EXPERIENCE LEVEL:
·         8+ years

ADDITIONAL JOB DETAILS:
·         Infrastructure Security Engineer II 2 Folsom St. CLIENT Inc.
·         Technology is the engine driving innovative retail, e-commerce, and global enterprise technology for CLIENT Inc.’s five renown brands – CLIENT, Banana Republic, Old Navy, Athleta and INTERMIX.
·         We’re looking for exceptional talent with fresh ideas, cutting-edge skills, and a passion for retail technology.
·         As part of our team, you’ll be exposed to hands-on learning opportunities across all facets of the CLIENT Inc. Technology organization, working on high-profile, big-impact projects alongside the best technologists and leaders in the industry. Ready to get started?
·         The Infrastructure Security Engineer reports to the Director of Data Protection and Infrastructure.
·         In this role, the Engineer will work closely with technical peers across all of CLIENTTech to ensure that all of our customer developed platforms and technologies protect all CLIENT Customer and Employee Data analyzed, captured, processed, and/or stored.
·         The Engineer will also be key to enabling security self-sufficiency across our DevOps organization by help design, deploy, and operate solutions that strengthen our capabilities in Data Protection, Endpoint Security, Critical Infrastructure, and Vulnerability Management.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
·         The Information Security Engineer position works closely with infrastructure, application, and managed service provider teams to ensure the security posture of CLIENT’s global enterprise is maintained, including endpoint, network, server and border security.
·         Assist in developing solutions to ensure existing and new systems and application deployments are appropriately secured to meet security policy and standards, and audit compliance requirements
·         Identify security issues and risks associated with security events reported by L1 or L2 InfoSec teams, or via alerts from various security tools, and develop remediation and/or risk mitigation plans
·         Participate in investigations of suspected information technology security misuse or compliance reviews as requested by CLIENT’s Security Council, InfoSec management, or as required when alerts are received from InfoSec threat monitoring tools
·         Assist in responses to internal and external compliance audits, e-Discovery data collection, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
·         Coordinate maintenance of security-related systems (Anti-Virus, Patching, Intrusion Detection, Logging, Anti-spam, etc.)

QUALIFICATION:
·         Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field, preferred
·         3-5 years of experience in the security field with working knowledge of any network and InfoSec components, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-malware products, e-Discovery and forensics tools and products, data encryption, VPN's, vulnerability scanners, multiple operating systems (Windows, UNIX, Linux, etc.), and directory services (Active Directory, LDAP)
·         Significant knowledge of TCP/IP, cryptographic protocols and algorithms, operating system internals and operations, and application level protocols
·         Demonstrated programming ability in C, C++, Java, php, Javascript, python, perl, and other languages
·         Ability to configure, operate, and understand the regular workings of the following: Apache, PHP, SSH, UNIX hosts, TLS, etc.
·         Passion to learn or knowledge of information security risks and counter-measures for Windows and Unix/Linux platforms
·         Demonstrate the strong communication skills required to discuss and present engineering principles and issues to both technical and non-technical business partners & write concise proposals and documentation
·         The ability to provide support after normal business hours, as needed Preferred Certifications - CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC, CGEIT, ISO27001


Baljeet Singh | Team Recruitment |

Network Security Lateral Movement Analyst

Title         : Network Security Lateral Movement Analyst
Location  : Addison, TX
Duration : Fulltime                                    
                                                             
Job Description:    
Required Skills & Experience:
  • 5+ years experience in the information technology field.
  • Working knowledge of security threat vectors, networking, network security, and application security
  • Networking and programming experience.
  • Solid organizational skills, ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
  • Advanced problem solving skills, ability to develop effective long-term solutions to complex problems.
  • In-depth knowledge of common network protocols, packet formats, and security vulnerabilities is required.
  • Exemplary people skills are a must.
Desired Skills & Experience:
  • Strong network protocol & packet analysis preferred
  • Strong networking knowledge and experience a plus
  • Experience with netflow/ipfix based technologies a plus
  • Experience with Unix system administration a plus
Position Purpose
Position will be a member of Network and Application Security. As a System Specialist, you will be responsible for working on complex technical projects, meeting target timelines, facilitating project team meetings, documentation and Issue resolution. Perform advanced analytics, behavioral modeling and developing methodologies to help GIS Operations to identify risk and mitigate them in a timely fashion.
The job duties would include, but are not limited to:
•             Investigating alerts
•             Escalating alerts
•             Engaging Internal lines of business to understand identified anomalies
•             Tracking remediation activities
•             Optimizing detection controls to reduce false positives
•             Developing reports, documentation and presentations
 
                                      
Renuka |Recruiter| Email: renuka@softpath.net
Work: (404) 315-1555 Ext. 660 | Fax: (404) 315-1558
Softpath System LLC | 3985 Steve Reynolds Blvd | Bldg C| Norcross GA 30093
www.softpath.net

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Lead Information Security Engineer

Location: San Luis Obispo, California

Duration: Permanent Role
Position: Lead Information Security Engineer
Job Description:       
Our client is looking for a Lead Information Security Engineer out of San Luis Obispo, California. The candidate would have the opportunity to join a team and enjoyable place to work with competitive benefits, a healthy work/life balance, and a friendly, casual culture.

How You'll Contribute
  • Analyzing, troubleshooting, and investigating security-related, system issues on security platform reporting, network traffic, log files, host-based and automated security alerts.
  • Maintaining, configuring, and analyzing network and host-based security platforms.
  • Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans.
  • Implement, support, and evaluate security-focused tools and services including project leadership roles.
  • Mentor junior members of the team.
  • Participate in security compliance efforts (e.g., PCI, DSS, SOX)
  • Acquisition and vendor risk assessment due diligence.
  • Evaluate and recommend new and emerging security products and technologies.
  • Participate in tier 2 and tier 3 security operations support.
  • Participate in incident handling.
  • Participate in projects that develop new intellectual property.
  • Evangelize security within Company and be an advocate for customer trust.
  • Maintain and update relevant system and process documentation and develop ad-hoc reports as needed.
  • Provide reoccurring reports for network and host-based security solutions.
  • Experienced with the development of security tool requirements, trials, and evaluations, as well as security operations procedures and processes.
  • Provide off-hours support on an infrequent, but as needed basis.
  • Successfully manage time and technical responsibilities, set accurate expectations and meet deliverable deadlines while working in a team environment.
Strategy&Planning:
  • Evaluate documented resolutions and analyze trends for ways to prevent future problems.
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches for system administration tasks.
  • Identify approaches to solutions that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale.
  • Keep current with the latest technologies.
What You'll Bring
  • A minimum of 3-5 years IT experience; at least three of those years focused on IT security, infrastructure or application level vulnerability testing and auditing, and/or network security.
  • Experience with some or all of the following: TCP/IP | OSI Model, system logs (WMI, syslog, etc.), antivirus, IDS/IPS, packet analysis, configuration standards, Group Policy, Vulnerability analysis, Event Correlation, Forensics, IDS/IPS rule sets and signature creation, web application security, pen-testing, reverse engineering, Honeypots, IOC, advanced threat detection, code analysis. Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Log Indexing and Correlation platform, Network Access Control (NAC), Physical access control systems.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office and Visio to create documents, presentations, and detailed drawings.
  • Comfortable working on both Linux-based, MS Windows-based and OSX-based system platforms with a strong IT technical understanding and aptitude for analytical problem solving.
  • Strong understanding of enterprise, network, system and application level security issues.
  • Understanding of enterprise computing environments, distributed applications, and a strong understanding of TCP/IP networks.
  • Knowledge of network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols).
  • Understanding of the system hardening processes, tools, guidelines and benchmarks.
  • Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security - Basic knowledge of Linux, Windows, OSX systems
  • Knowledge of Networking fundamentals.
  • Working knowledge of a range of diagnostic utilities.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a focus on rapport-building, listening, and questioning skills.
  • Strong documentation skills.
  • Experience integrating Windows services with Unix/Linux environments is strongly desired.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field or a combination of education and experience.
  • Network and Security related certifications highly desired.
Other skills:
  • Ability to conduct research into a wide range of computing issues as required. 
  • Ability to absorb and retain information quickly.
  • Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language.
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Exceptional customer service orientation.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Have a strong desire to learn continually and grow professionally.

Adam Kemp

Mid-Level ArcSight Analyst/Forensic Analyst

Mid-Level ArcSight Analyst/Forensic Analyst (F2F Interview Required)
Arlington, VA
6+ Months Contract
                                               
Must be Locals or Nearby and US Citizen and Green Card. (W2/1099)

Enterprise initiative to gather and translate data collected from network devices, in combination with various ArcSight products and forensic tools.  The goal of this initiative is to collect, process, preserve, and present digital evidence, delivering an accurate analysis that will address the needs of incident response team, and assist the SIOC team, HR, and Legal in property crimes and cybercrime-related investigations.

To achieve these goals, the SIOC team is seeking an a Mid-Level ArcSight Analyst/Forensic Analyst.  The role will be a key contributor to success of this initiative.  The analyst will work as part of a team working closely with business and IT technical team members. 

The ideal Mid-Level ArcSight Analyst/Forensic Analyst candidate will have a good understanding of enterprise security coupled with hands-on networking and security skills, best of breed forensic toolkits, Windows, MAC and Linux operating systems, formal change of custody practice, as well as an ability to write and understand scripting languages such as Perl.

Candidate Duties and Responsibilities:
The Mid-Level ArcSight Analyst/Forensic Analyst must take ownership of projects/tasks/issues and work them through completion.  The successful candidate for this position will work on the SIOC team and will:
Research, analyze and understand log sources, particularly from various devices in an enterprise network
Appropriately categorize the security messages generated by various sources into the multi-dimensional ArcSight normalization schema
Write and modify scripts to parse out messages and interface with the ArcSight categorization database
Write scripts and automation to optimize various processes involved
Understand content for ArcSight ESM, including correlation rules, dashboards, reports, visualizations, etc.
Understand requirements to write content to address use cases based on customer requests and feedback
Provide back-up support to existing analysts
Support the development of this cross functional team to deliver clear and succinct documentation on processes and procedures
Provide on-call support as needed

Candidate Requirements and Qualifications:
2+ years' experience with a Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) solution such as ArcSight ESM is required
2+ years' as a ArcSight Security Analyst 
Hands-on experience scripting with Perl or Python
2+ years working as a Security engineer
2+ years working as a Forensics Analyst
Excellent knowledge of Forensic operations, administration and security
Experience examining logs and output from enterprise network devices and from applications hosted in these environments
Experience using Carbon Black and Bit9 as well as F-Response
Demonstrated technical understanding and knowledge appropriate to the role
Experience with performing endpoint forensics and malware analysis
Provide on-call support as needed
Experience examining logs and output from enterprise network devices and from applications hosted in these environments
Ability to quickly and accurately identify the meaning and severity of these log messages
Demonstrated technical understanding and knowledge appropriate to the role

Education:
BS/MS in Computer Science or 3+ year of equivalent experience in IT Security.




RajKiran Goud Batthula
Sr. US IT Recruiter

14175 Sullyfield Circle, Suite # 400,Chantilly, VA 20151, U.S.A
Phone: 703-468-8304 Skype: rajkiranb

Raytheon Engineering & IT Open House

Monday, 2017-06-26 
Raytheon Engineering & IT Open House - on the spot offers


Bring your talents and skills to Raytheon and make an impact using cutting edge technologies and developing innovative solutions and join us.
We are hosting an open house at the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel on June 26th.
Face-to-face interviews and on the spot offers will be extended with manager’s on-hand to discuss opportunities in Richardson, TX, Aurora, CO, and State College, PA.
More information or to RSVP @ http://tinyurl.com/y7luffrc
June 26th 11-7pm
Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel
1701 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102
Can't attend or want to see some of jobs we will be interviewing for?  Check out http://rtn.co/2skY378 and apply today!
Applicants are subject to a U.S. government security background investigation and must meet minimum eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. citizenship required.

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes a wide variety of qualified applicants.