Cyber Security Engineer

Cyber Security Engineer

Job Code: TJ_1503
Job Location: Trenton, New Jersey
Zip Code: 08601
Job Category/Title: Security Engineer
Employment Category: Contract - Corp-to-Corp, Contract - Independent, Contract - W2
Position Type: Senior Level
Travel Required: No
Interview Type: In-person
Education: Bachelors Degree
Experience: 5-10 year(s)
Job Description: Skills :-

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent Education or experience will be considered.
• Minimum of 9 years Network Forensic Analysis experience.
• Industry certifications such as CISSP, GCFE, GCFA, GCIA, GPEN, GWAPT, CEH, EnCE, etc...
• Minimum of 4 years of experience conducting analysis of log data and network devices in support of intrusion analysis or information security operations
• Knowledge of Cyber Security principles and their application
• Demonstrate awareness of current endpoint and network exploits, advanced computer network exploitation methodologies and tools
• Experience with two or more analysis tools used in a CIRT or similar investigative environment
• Minimum of 4 years of experience with Perl, Python, or other scripting language in an incident handling environment
• Expertise in analysis of network communication protocols at all layers of the OSI model
• Familiarity working with network switches, routers, and firewalls
• Experience with tools such as EnCase, Wireshark, Hex Rays, IDA Pro or Hex workshop.
• Advanced capability to analyze malware, including: worms, viruses, trojans, rootkits and bots
• Ability to handle high pressure situations in a productive and professional way
• Adaptability, creativity, a commitment to mission, self-direction, and strong written/verbal communication skills are essential
• Strong command of Linux and Windows systems administration

Responsibilities :-

• Analytical triage and prioritization of concurrent incidents.
• Analyze, respond to, and lead security incidents, including Application and Network attempted and realized breaches. The incident response should include host and network based log analysis, correlation of network indicators, PCAP data, incident timeline generation, and root cause analysis among other data sources.
• Perform daily in-depth analysis of current network threat activity and trends developing in the future
• Perform Application Penetrations testing as needed and analyze any findings that may result.
• Perform Vulnerability Scans as needed and analyze any findings that may result.
• Correlate event data for IDS systems, Firewalls, Secure Web Gateways, SIEMs, and other security systems for potential threats.
• Initiate escalation procedure to counteract potential threats/vulnerabilities
• Prepare detailed written analyses of incidents with remediation and prevention documentation
• Document and conform to processes related to security monitoring
• Provide briefing of findings to both technical and non-technical senior management audiences
• Research and identify key indicators of compromise on the network, servers, and end user workstations
• Ability to deal with ambiguity and make expert judgments in situations for which little to no precedent exists
• Demonstrated skills for identifying and responding to IT security threats
• Stays alert to security threats and takes appropriate actions
• Ability to communicate clearly end effectively with the technical and business stakeholders
• Participation in teams as valued team contributor and leader
• Convincingly articulates requirements and execution plans for complex technical undertakings
• Ability to use personal influence and communications processes to align technology to business objectives
• Self-motivated without the need for significant management oversight
• Strong analytical and conceptual skills
• Stays alert to security threats and takes appropriate actions
• Works closely with the other technology areas to ensure that security is properly implemented across the environment.
• Stays current with security technologies and makes recommendations for use based on business value.
Duration: 6 Month(s)
No. of Posts: 1
Job Expiry Date: March 25, 2016
Telecommute: No
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