Information Security Engineer III

Linux System Admin, Syslog
Contract W2, 12 months

Job Description

Description:
**** Must be willing to relocate/work onsite at/to Columbia, South Carolina *****
**** Must not have any delinquent State taxes that are owed and aren't expecting a refund****
**** Must have experience as a Linux Systems Administrator/Engineer with syslog experience****
**** Max hourly rate market rate ****

JOB DESCRIPTION
Working knowledge and experience with at least some of the following Log tools (Snare, Syslog, Logstash, syslog-ng etc.)
Linux system design and administration (installation, configuration, troubleshooting, maintenance, patching, log analysis, performance tuning, etc.)
Automation of repeatable tasks with the help of scripting (Python, Linux shell scripting)
Ability to Monitor, troubleshoot and resolve operational issues in complex, multi-tier application architectures
Analyzes security requirements for the management and administration of security technology.
Designs, develops, engineers, and implements solutions that meet security requirements.
Participates in reviews and updates of security policies, standards, procedures.
Ability to tune, configure and implement detection logic in security platforms.


ROLES AND RESPONSIBLITIES
Administration experience with Snare log management solution
Updating security tools on Linux systems
Troubleshooting of Linux Servers and Logging application, services beyond the basics
Basic knowledge of relational databases such as MySQL and PSQL
Understanding of essential network services such as DNS, SMTP, NTP and SNMP
Have working administrative knowledge with vulnerability management (Tenable)
Hands on experience with security log collection and enterprise SIEM solution
Perform administrative and engineering work on Security Operation Center tools
Developing strategies to improve operational workflow
Provide recommendations to overall system deployment and design
Develop detailed supporting documentation regarding technical projects
Write detailed security documentation on technical security assessments, policies and procedures
Manage customer expectation and attend all mandatory review / regulatory discussions related to the specific project being delivered
Knowledge and understanding of information risk concepts and principles as a means of relating business needs and security controls
Ability to communication with audiences with varying levels of technical knowledge
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships to effectively perform job duties

REQUIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Installation, configuration, maintenance and troubleshooting of Ubuntu, RHEL based systems
Expert in Linux and/or Windows System Administration.
Expert in Linux shell scripting, Python, or Perl.
Advanced experience in networking (TCP/IP) protocols, computer/network security, firewalls and system administration.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Assignments may be broad in nature, requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.
Have relevant industry IT and/or security certifications. RHCE, Security+
Security certification desired

REQUIRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS
3+ year of IT Security experience with Master's Degree
5+ year of IT Security experience with Bachelor's Degree
SANS, ISC2 or relevant industry recognized certifications
Dice Id : 91095322
Position Id : 2021-1591
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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