Cyber Security Engineer

at Experis
Location New York, NY
Date Posted February 8, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


Must be local to New York because client requires on site interview.

Assignment Details
Monitor cybersecurity threat data and support as necessary the incident response team.
Deploy and support various cybersecurity tools and tune them
Developing new alerts for high risk events based on network traffic analysis
Generating regular reports, threat, and status dashboards
Provide guidance and consulting on cybersecurity technology and solutions.
Support as a member, the cyber action team through forensics analysis of systems, malware, or network
Ensure implementation of Company safety, health and environmental programs for employees whose work is directed. Ensures that safe work practices are followed and the environment is fully protected in accordance with Company policy and governmental regulations.
Is committed to the Way We Work Principles, and adhere to the Companys Standards of Business conduct and other Company procedures including Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S), Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), discipline, and security.
Conduct field investigations, prepare analysis, and provide solutions to cybersecurity concerns and requests.
Assist on RFP specifications; perform technical evaluations, and make recommendations.
Must be willing to assume a leadership role for overseeing regional projects and to ensure that quality of work assigned is achieved and timelines are met.
Willing to be flexible and take on technically challenging and complex assignments when requested to do so.
Prepare and review project schedules.
Performs other related assignments as required

Skills & Requirements
Solid understanding of:
TCP/IP networking concepts
Windows and UNIX/Linux operating environments
Email Threat Protection solutions
Logging & SIEM solutions
Firewalls, Proxy and IPS/IDS devices
Web application and Database application firewalls
SNORT rules
Stix/Taxxi platform
Automation and Orchestration technologies
Threat Intelligence Platform
Open source security tools
Sandboxing or Dockers technologies

The following are not required for this position but would be considered as a valuable asset in a potential candidate.
Previous Computer Incident Response Team(CIRT)/Cyber Security Operations Center (CSOC), incident management experience is preferred.
Solid understanding of industry standard policy, processes and procedures covering incident, problem and change management.
Must be able to multitask, work in a fast-paced environment and participate in security incident remediation as needed.

Experis is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE/AA)