Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Network Security Analyst

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Duration: 1 year + contract
Salary: Open
Start Date: August 1st

Job Responsibilities:
  • Accountability:
    • Monitor and maintain the performance and status of the following security systems:
      • Firewalls and Remote access VPN gateways
      • Security management and monitoring systems
      • Antivirus & Personal software firewall
      • Content Filtering
      • Intrusion Detection
      • DNS (internal and public)
      • Wireless networks
      • Internet access circuits
    • Contribute to the implementation and maintenance of security infrastructure systems.
    • Generate manual and automated reports for security systems as scheduled.
    • Make changes to internal and external name resolution services.
    • Complete change requests for network security systems as directed.
    • Review audit logs, identity security related events and respond to security incidents
    • Conduct vulnerability assessments of systems
    • Report security anomalies to senior level staff for further investigation.
    • Ensure backups for security devices are performed successfully and as scheduled.
    • Participate in on-call rotation.
  • Maintenance and support:
    • Diagnose and troubleshoot basic connectivity problems related to security technologies.
    • Install, upgrade, and patch security technology equipment to maintain current security levels.
  • Project Management
    • Participate in security and infrastructure related projects.
    • Assist in the evaluation of new security technology.
    • Manage small-scale security projects.
    • Perform project-related tasks as assigned.
Required Experience:
  • Minimum of 7 years in a relevant IT-related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in networks and operating systems.
  • Minimum of 2 years experience with firewalls and network security technologies.
  • Minimum of 2 years with Citrix Netscaler Unified Gateway and its use as a remote access solution
  • Working knowledge of Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) Systems. IBM QRadar or FortiSIEM (AccelOps) is a plus.
  • General Infrastructure experience:
    • Working knowledge of networking including; TCP/IP protocols, switching, routing and general LAN/WAN technologies.
    • Working knowledge of computer operating systems; servers, workstations, mobile
    • Working knowledge of infrastructure services including DNS, WINS, and DHCP.
    • Working knowledge of security technologies including: firewalls, DMZ networks, intrusion detection systems, content filtering, personal firewall software, VPNs, and PKI.
    • Working knowledge of Endpoint Security tools like Anti-malware and host based intrusion detection systems
    • Working knowledge of virtual technologies; VMware, Citrix (Netscaler/XenApp)
    • Working knowledge of vulnerability management systems and functionality
  • Operating Systems experience:
    • Experience with Microsoft server and workstation operating systems.
    • Experience with Linux operating systems.
    • Experience with FortiOS appliance operating systems a plus.
    • Experience with Citrix Netscaler appliance operating systems a plus.
  • Demonstrates the ability to complete assigned tasks in an efficient manner.
  • Experience with computer security incident response (CIRT) functions and teams a plus
  • Ability to work under directed supervision.
  • Combination of formal education and relevant field experience.
  • Undergraduate degree preferred.
  • Professional security technology certifications, such as Cisco, Fortigate, Citrix, preferred.
Other Skills
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written skills to communicate with non-technical clients, IT professionals, and management.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • Ability to escalate issues in a timely fashion.
  • Strong bias for action and desire to deliver results
  • Strong customer focus.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to review a complex problem and present his/her manager with summary of options to be considered
  • Good decision quality
Jeremy Sherin
Technical Recruiter, Mondo
(215) 383-2877
Philadelphia, PA 19103