IT Consulting firm specializing in contract/contract-to-hire/FT placements for the high-tech industry.
Lead Information Security Engineer : Pleasanton, CA
9/26/2016 7:40:17 AM
Lead Information Security Engineer
Minimum 5 years' experience working in 24x7 Security Operations Center (SOC) environment as a lead tier 3 escalation point, creating run books, use cases and complex problem solving.
Hands on Configuration experience with Security Incident and Event Management platform preferably Log Rhythm
Deep understanding and passion for disrupting cyber-attack kill chain and reducing MMD and MTTR for Security incidents.
Knowledge of one or more of the following information security disciplines: intrusion detection system (IDS) monitoring, incident response, information assurance, computer security best practices, system hardening, vulnerability assessment, vulnerability management, antivirus, firewalls, and techniques for analyzing TCP/IP network traffic and event logs
Experience with IDS software such as Juniper NSM, Snort or Cisco Secure IDS, log event correlation / security information and event management (SIEM) tools such as ArcSight, vulnerability assessment tools such as Nexpose, network analysis / sniffer tools such as Ethereal/WireShark, and policy management tools such as Tripwire
Experience with operating systems such as Microsoft Windows, Linux, Unix, BSD and/or AIX
Experience as a systems administrator in a Unix/Linux environment
Experience working in a SOC, network operations center (NOC) or computer security incident response center
Understanding of PCI, SOX and other government compliance mandates
Experience working in a large corporate enterprise environment
Bachelor's or Associates degree in information technology
Security certification such as CISSP, SANS GIAC, Security+, Network+, Linux+, MCSE, CCNA or SSCP
Flexibility to work on day/night shifts.