Title: Cybersecurity Operations Specialist
Start Date: 06/16/2015
# of Openings: 1
Location: San Jose, CA, United States
Cybersecurity Operations Specialist is a mid-level position. Certification is preferred but not required. However, the candidate should be able to obtain one certification within six months.
Candidates with government and/or military background is a plus. It would also help to look at candidates who have worked for companies such as Broadcom and Altera.
This role will report to the Director/Sr. Manager, Information Security and assist with in operating and maintaining integrated security technologies to protect the integrity, confidentiality and availability of all information resources throughout a highly distributed enterprise.
Responsibilities will include the day-to-day management of security solutions such as vulnerability scanning tools, log aggregation & analysis tools, data loss prevention systems, firewalls, intrusion prevention devices and others.
Actively monitoring and reporting on information security compliance.
Collaborate with peers and IT colleagues to rapidly complete information security incident investigations.
Ensure operation, maintenance and monitoring of security products and services including firewalls, networks, third party connections, encryption technologies, patching, certificates, anti-virus, email security controls, intrusion detection, intrusion prevention, virtual private networks, SIEMs and identify access management.
Provide technical management and oversight of security tool/appliances deployment and implementation.
Understand of the project lifecycle and Strong stakeholder skills, with the ability to communicate technically with IT analysts and security experts
Bachelor degree in an information technology discipline or equivalent IT experience required.
Any relevant IT certifications including CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CEH or SANS certs are expected.
Formal project management qualification PMP preferred.
Extensive experience (5 -10 years) in information security operations and/or related IT operational functions
Requires demonstrable background in: security products and technologies; security engineering, networking protocols and data center; security analysis and investigations
Experience of operating a SOC and or managed log monitoring service would be advantageous
A thorough understanding of information security attack methods and compromise techniques used
Typically a background in technical IT roles such as IT architecture, development or operations, with a clear and abiding interest in information security
Team player works well in a global team and able to get the best from everyone.
Customer focused - commercially aware with keen business orientation.
Disciplined, organised, self-motivated and focused on delivery of results; champions the benefits of controlled processes and standards.
Experience evaluating IT systems and services against requirements.
Strong interdisciplinary, intercultural and networking skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills, and the ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts to both technical and non-technical audiences.
Demonstrate high capability around presentation skills, critical thinking and collaboration skills.
If interested please send me your resume along with hourly rate on w2.
Intelliswift Software Inc.
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