Senior IT Security Architect

Woodcliff Lake, NJ

Posted: 02/20/2018 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Other Area(s) Job Number: 262 Pay Rate: 150,000

Position Purpose
  • You will enhance our security team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions; effectively engage and respond to technical and procedural requirements both within the InfoSec team, IT and Business groups.

Differentiating attributes
  • You don' t look at Security as a tool or control, you have a holistic understanding to risk management and are conversant in balancing Business operations with enabling security solutions.
  • You have a clear and well-versed understanding of various IT functions and address risk by each layer to deliver comprehensive technology asset protection.
  • You don' t work but you have fun doing what you do, you are at your best when you take on complex problems and don' t forget to bring others along as you collaboratively learn & teach.

Major tasks & responsibilities
  • Experience designing, implementing and supporting a wide range of security platform tools including -
    • SEIM, IDS/IPS, Cloud & End point Security
    • Content filtering
    • Logical access controls, identity and access management
    • Data loss prevention
    • Firewalls, Unified Threat Management devices
    • Application & Network Vulnerability scanners
    • Directory Services, DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP
    • Forensics software, security incident response.
  • Recommend and coordinate the application of fixes, patches, disaster recovery procedures in the event of a security breach
  • Conduct risk assessments, penetration tests and diagnose Intranet & Internet intrusion attempts, and cyber-crime response
  • Recommend security architecture considerations with analytical data and deliver security service to the recommendation.
  • Implement technical solutions to requirements supporting SSAE16, FISMA, ISO 27001
  • Provide support to external & Internal audits, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
  • Research emerging technologies in support of security enhancement and development efforts, analyze industry trends, assesses the impact of emerging security threats on the enterprise risk level
  • Perform project leadership tasks on assigned security projects
  • Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans.
  • Contribute as an active player to the continued development of enterprise-wide security strategy
  • Develop and deliver security awareness and technology presentations, training.
  • Experience with open source security tools & models.

Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance or related field
  • Three (3) years in a system administration (e.g., Network, Windows) role preferred
  • Five or more years' experience in Information security
  • Experience in working with compliance and regulatory program requirements.
  • Experience analyzing network, event and security logs, and/or IDS alert logs.
  • Proven project management and organizational skills, specifically managing multiple concurrent projects
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills, applied with a solution-focused attitude
  • Excellent written communication skills, demonstrating the ability to write with purpose, clarity, and accuracy
  • Strong self-directed work habits, exhibiting initiative, drive, creativity, maturity, self-assurance and professionalism
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Enthusiastic and committed approach with a track record of building strong, trusted base relationships with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills, with a ' hands on', problem solving approach, able to remain calm under pressure and take control of incidents
  • Ability to quickly adapt to rapidly changing business needs and operational directives and deliver superior results.
  • Experience in implementing Security Platforms, Processes and Tools

 

Professional Certification
(any of the following with one required core Security Certification -- Ex: CISSP)

CISSP, CISA, CEH, CSSLP, CHFI, CCSP, GCIH, GCIA, PMP, ITIL v3, Six Sigma

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Position Purpose
  • You will enhance our security team accomplishments and competence by planning delivery of solutions; effectively engage and respond to technical and procedural requirements both within the InfoSec team, IT and Business groups.

Differentiating attributes
  • You don' t look at Security as a tool or control, you have a holistic understanding to risk management and are conversant in balancing Business operations with enabling security solutions.
  • You have a clear and well-versed understanding of various IT functions and address risk by each layer to deliver comprehensive technology asset protection.
  • You don' t work but you have fun doing what you do, you are at your best when you take on complex problems and don' t forget to bring others along as you collaboratively learn & teach.

Major tasks & responsibilities
  • Experience designing, implementing and supporting a wide range of security platform tools including -
    • SEIM, IDS/IPS, Cloud & End point Security
    • Content filtering
    • Logical access controls, identity and access management
    • Data loss prevention
    • Firewalls, Unified Threat Management devices
    • Application & Network Vulnerability scanners
    • Directory Services, DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP
    • Forensics software, security incident response.
  • Recommend and coordinate the application of fixes, patches, disaster recovery procedures in the event of a security breach
  • Conduct risk assessments, penetration tests and diagnose Intranet & Internet intrusion attempts, and cyber-crime response
  • Recommend security architecture considerations with analytical data and deliver security service to the recommendation.
  • Implement technical solutions to requirements supporting SSAE16, FISMA, ISO 27001
  • Provide support to external & Internal audits, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
  • Research emerging technologies in support of security enhancement and development efforts, analyze industry trends, assesses the impact of emerging security threats on the enterprise risk level
  • Perform project leadership tasks on assigned security projects
  • Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans.
  • Contribute as an active player to the continued development of enterprise-wide security strategy
  • Develop and deliver security awareness and technology presentations, training.
  • Experience with open source security tools & models.

Qualifications/Requirements
  • Bachelor' s Degree in Computer Science, Information Assurance or related field
  • Three (3) years in a system administration (e.g., Network, Windows) role preferred
  • Five or more years' experience in Information security
  • Experience in working with compliance and regulatory program requirements.
  • Experience analyzing network, event and security logs, and/or IDS alert logs.
  • Proven project management and organizational skills, specifically managing multiple concurrent projects
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills, applied with a solution-focused attitude
  • Excellent written communication skills, demonstrating the ability to write with purpose, clarity, and accuracy
  • Strong self-directed work habits, exhibiting initiative, drive, creativity, maturity, self-assurance and professionalism
  • Excellent teamwork skills
  • Enthusiastic and committed approach with a track record of building strong, trusted base relationships with colleagues and stakeholders at all levels
  • Sound judgment and decision-making skills, with a ' hands on', problem solving approach, able to remain calm under pressure and take control of incidents
  • Ability to quickly adapt to rapidly changing business needs and operational directives and deliver superior results.
  • Experience in implementing Security Platforms, Processes and Tools

 

Professional Certification
(any of the following with one required core Security Certification -- Ex: CISSP)

CISSP, CISA, CEH, CSSLP, CHFI, CCSP, GCIH, GCIA, PMP, ITIL v3, Six Sigma

 

Jason Destro

Over 20 years’ of recruiting experience with hands-on recruiting and placement of I.T. professionals (Full Time, Temp 2 Perm, & Contingent) in the NJ/NY/CT/PA marketplace for a wide variety of today's demanding IT skill sets. Focused on delivering exceptional service by understanding client’s objectives and goals.

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