IT Security, Network Administrator (Policies, Vulnerability)

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OSI Engineering, Inc.
MAC, OS, policies, remediation, vulnerability
Contract W2, 12 Months
Depends on Experience

Job Description

IT Security, Network Administrator (Policies, Vulnerability)  in Plano, TX.


  • Establish IT policies regarding operational procedures and ensure compliance.
  • Work with outside vendors, upper management, and leadership of other departments to ensure smooth processes.
  • Establish strategies for risk mitigation and contingency planning.
  • Plan and schedule project guidelines and goals while ensuring timelines are met.
  • Day to day responsibilities would like to focus on strategic – priorities, triage,
  • Monitor their organization’s networks for security breaches and investigate and remediate, including retraining, if violations occur
  • Install and use the software, such as firewalls and data encryption programs, to protect sensitive information
  • Prepare reports that document security breaches and the extent of the damage caused by the breaches
  • Coordinate/conduct penetration testing to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities within their systems before exploited
  • Research the latest information technology (IT) security trends
  • Vulnerability scans
    • Finding out who owns the server
    • Follow up if remediation was applied
    • Checking the status of servers
  • Analyze IT requirements and advise on IT security requirements 
  • Develop security standards and best practices for their organization
  • Recommend security enhancements to management or senior IT staff
  • Liaise with Legal, Privacy & Compliance, and other departments


Required Skillset

  • 5+ years of experience in information security
  • Proficient in Windows, Linux and/or MAC
  • Experienced with penetration testing and techniques
  • Tech Stack – experience with Fire Eye, Palo Alto network, cisco firewalls  (IBM solutions, IBS, DLP, IPS to monitor traffic in network
  • Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities
  • Understand patch management
  • Knowledge of firewalls, antivirus and IDPS concepts
  • Experienced in installing security software and documenting security issues


Location: Plano, TX

Type: Contract

Duration: 6-12+ months


Please submit resume to


Abel Lara

408.550.2800 x119


Posted By

Abel Lara

901 Campisi Way, Suite 160 Campbell, CA, 95008


Company Information

OSI Engineering is a leading talent acquisition and services company, building powerful IT and Engineering development teams to meet speed-to-market demands across the US. We develop, implement and manage workforce solutions through every stage of the product lifecycle, from early application development through final production, delivering the highest-level technology professionals. Our capabilities include technical staff augmentation, managed service programs and resource planning solutions.

With over 20 years of experience, OSI’s technical expertise spans the software stack from the firmware layer up to the user interface. We deliver dynamic and diverse teams for IT Services, Networking Data Services, Cloud Infrastructure and Services, Big Data, Mobile Hardware and Applications, Internet of Things (IoT), Connected Car, Enterprise Information Security and Data Science. Our quality-focused approach to talent acquisition and services helps our clients successfully launch their concepts and products that change the world.

Dice Id : 10365912
Position Id : 6569938
Originally Posted : 2 months ago