Cybersecurity Engineer (contract-to-hire)

cyber security information infrastructure network siem firewall palo alto cisco monitor admin firepower ise vpn ip whitelist penetration vulnerabiltiy scan carbon black logrhythm splunk ccnp cissp
C2H Independent, C2H W2, contract to hire
60.00 - 75.00
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Pelham Berkeley Search is a premiere provider of corporate IT recruiting that has been helping talented IT professionals to further their careers since 1995.

 

Top mid-sized Asset Management Firm in Manhattan seeks a Cybersecurity Engineer to join IT Infrastructure group.

In a very hands-on capacity you will responsible for the support and administration of several core network security tools... interesting projects, very professional and high-end environment working at a firm that offers competitive compensation plus a great benefits package (100% company paid healthcare, 4 weeks vacation,...).

Initial hire is on a contract basis with targeted conversion to full-time within 3-4 months.

 

In summary you will:

  • Assist in the design, implementation and configuration of security tools
  • Configure and troubleshoot security systems including the SIEM, endpoint security solutions, application whitelisting tools, firewalls, penetration and vulnerability scanning and analysis .
  • Daily support and administration of next-generation firewalls (Palo Alto and CISCO Firesight/Firepower).
  • Client VPN and Multi-Factor Authentication, and IP space administration
  • Network Access Control (Cisco ISE)

 

Requirements include:

  • 2+ years of hands-on work experience supporting enterprise security solutions ideally including experience with next generation firewalls such as Palo Alto and Cisco Firesight/Firepower but definitely including strong firewall experience.
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of various network security tools (Cisco VPN, Palo Alto VPN, Cisco ACS, Cisco ISE, NGFW, Solarwinds, IP Management tools, WireShark,...). 
  • Strong understanding of routing protocols (OSPF, BGP, EIGRP,...), client VPN and multi-factor authentication, and IP space administration.
  • Application whitelisting (Bit9/Carbon Black, Lumension,...) experience
  • Security Information Event Management (SIEM) configuration and management experience (Solarwinds, LogRhythm, Splunk,...).
  • Experience conducting vulnerability assessments and penetration tests (Nessus, Metasploit,... )
  • Ability to create accurate system diagrams and documentation for design and planning network security systems.
  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols .
  • CCNP Security and/or CISSP preferred
  • Completed Bachelor’s degree with Computer Science or related (math, engineering,...) course of study preferred.
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Position Id : 4828
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