Security Administrator

Contract W2, 6 month Contract to Hire
Travel not required

Job Description

Are you looking for an employer that is up front, authentic, and delivers on promises? If so, Timber IT Consulting is the place we want you to call home. We have gone to great lengths to bridge the gap between consulting and the full time/perm placement and have curated the best employment experience in the business.
 
Our client empowers healthcare companies with interoperability capabilities for a competitive advantage.  Through automated, real-time connections between provider organizations and health plans, clinical information is shared, administrative functions (such as eligibility, access to care, closing care gaps, managing risk adjustments) are streamlined, and HEDIS and Star ratings are improved.


We are looking for a Network and Security Administrator on our growing Network and Security team. You will monitor our computer networks for security issues, install security software, document any security issues or breaches, and remediate network and security incidents. 
Responsibilities
    • Monitor computer networks for security issues.
    • Investigate security breaches and other cyber security incidents.
    • Install security measures and operate software to protect systems and information infrastructure, including firewalls and data encryption programs.
    • Document security breaches and assess the damage they cause.
    • Work with team to perform tests and uncover network vulnerabilities.
    • Creating network policies and authorization roles and defending against unauthorized access, modifications, and destruction.
    • Fix detected vulnerabilities to maintain a high-security standard.
    • Configuring and supporting security tools, such as firewalls and anti-virus software.
    • Perform penetration testing.
    • Research security enhancements and make recommendations to management.
    • Stay up-to-date on information technology trends and security standards.
Requirements
    • Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field.
    • Experience in information security or related field.
    • Experience with computer network penetration testing and techniques.
    • Understanding of firewalls, proxies, SIEM, antivirus, and IDPS concepts.
    • Ability to identify and mitigate network vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.
    • Understanding of patch management
    • Proficient with Linux distributions
    • Network and security experience in the context of AWS(security hub, guard duty, flow logs, etc.)
    • Scripting skills (python, ruby, bash, shell etc.)
    • Experience with identity management (AWS IAM, Azure AD, SSO, Okta, etc.)
Dice Id : 90967527
Position Id : 425427
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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