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Senior Security Engineer - Providence, RI


ProvidenceRhode Island

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Chris Kurker

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JN -032019-13170

Job Description

  • Cisco ASA
  • CheckPoint
  • Rapid 7
  • Imperva
  • Okta 

• Bachelor's degree in a Computer Science, 8+ years of equivalent Industry experience.  
• Certification in security (CISSP) and networking technology (CCNA), relative security training or equivalent are required. 
• 7+ year relevant experience including building and maintaining a corporate security infrastructure. 
• 5+ years of experience with Windows and Linux operating systems with a working understanding of web application technology. 
• Cisco and Checkpoint technology in high availability configuration with extensive knowledge of Intrusion Detection Systems, Virtual Private Networks tunnel configuration. Firewall Management experience. 
• Wireless Networks Security, and encryption technologies, fault-tolerant engineering using networking and systems technologies, Wide Area Network (WAN) bandwidth management, and Windows Active Directory and Linux environments.   
• Knowledge of vulnerability scan and exploit software, applications software and relational data bases in a client/server environment.   
• Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts orally and in writing to both technical and nontechnical users
• It requires the ability to work both independently and as part of a design and implementation team.    
• Ability to adapt to changing priorities and conditions and manage moderately complex technical projects, meet deadlines and effectively communicate program requirements.

  • Remain up-to-date on all security threats to an enterprise, including viruses, Denial of Service attacks, information theft, and any new compromises to the global internal and external security architecture.   
  • Provide a leadership role for technical support in maintaining, tuning, and extending the security infrastructure as required by the needs of the Club. 
  • Maintain a reliable, efficient, and appropriately sized security infrastructure to support the security needs  
  • Interface with the user community and other members of Information Technology to understand and facilitate security needs.   
  • Intrusion Detection/Prevention, firewall administration and implementation, operating, and web technology against external and internal threats     
  • Take a leadership role in providing technical assistance and troubleshooting support for the organization 
  • Perform detailed security audits and make recommendations to management to improve security. 
  • Identify and evaluate potential security related software packages and hardware
  • Regularly evaluate security matrices and security preparedness against the latest global threats
  • The individual will act as backup to configure, administrator and support, routers, switches and bandwidth management products.  
  • Other duties as assigned. 

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