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Senior Advanced Splunk IT Specialist

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Sr Advanced Splunk / IT Security Specialist
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POC:
quan.nguyen@gd-ms.com
443-755-8136 (O)

Bachelor’s degree in a related specialized area or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 8 years of relevant experience; or Master’s degree plus a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience.
Knowledge Skills and Abilities:
Senior Splunk Administrator
Advanced knowledge of backend operating systems to implement, maintain, configure, and remediate issues (UNIX/Linux/Windows)
Knowledge of operating systems and networking.
Understanding of SIEM & logging fundamentals.
Understanding of SOC Monitor and Response fundamentals.
Experience in any type of SIEM – Splunk, Arcsight, Log Rhythm, etc.
Experience with implementation of SIEM products and tools.
Understanding of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management, incident management etc.
Knowledge of various operating system flavors including but not limited to Windows, Linux, Unix
Knowledge of applications, databases, middleware to address security threats against the same.
Proficient in preparation of reports, dashboards and documentation
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Ability to handle high pressure situations with key stakeholders
Good Analytical skills, problem solving and Interpersonal skills
Working knowledge and experience with MS office with proficiency in Excel

Preferred degree types and experience:

The leading candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, a related field, or equivalent experience. with a minimum of 5 years of experience in a SOC, or an Associates Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Cyber Security, or related discipline with a minimum of 7 years of experience in a SOC. Strong candidates will have previous experience working with users; possess a talent for problem-solving as well as organization and time management skills.

Greenwood Village, CO

Remote Position: Security Engineer/ Architect: Greenwood Village, CO

Job Title: Security Engineer/ Architect (50% Remote)
Location: Greenwood Village, CO
Duration: 12+ Months Contract (Very High possibility of Extension/ Conversion)

Job Description:
KP’s Cyber Security team is looking to expand, mature, and execute the Enterprise Technology Security Hardening Service.  The goal of the Security Hardening Service is to develop security-hardening standards for platforms, applications, networks and protocols.  These hardening standards serve as the gold image requiring compliance for all implementation of a particular technology or a protocol.  The hardening standards take into account the entire lifecycle of a technology or a protocol, and include hardening requirements and/or security recommendations for each phase in the lifecycle from a people, process and technology perspective. These baselines are produced and maintained for applications, networks, and platforms to ensure consistent implementation of technical security controls across KP’s technology landscape. This position is focused towards providing expert level security guidance for producing and maintaining security certifications for KP’s IT landscape based on identification and analysis of security control gaps, industry security best practices, regulatory guidance, and KP’s IS Policies. The position will also involve building a security strategy for the service to ensure the service is extensible to accommodate the changing IT landscape for near term future (e.g. cloud, mobile, big data etc.).

Top 3-5 Daily Responsibilities:

  • Perform Security Hardening Service Design including process, methodology, and any tools that would be required to ensure hardening standards are developed using a repeatable methodology.
  • Formally document the artifacts for various phases of security architecture engagements, and obtain sign-off from all stakeholders.

Top 3-5 Required Skills:

  • BS in IT-related or engineering degree and 4 years of experience  in IT industry, OR Associates/ equivalent collegiate certificate in an IT-related or engineering degree program and six years of experience in IT industry.
  • At least two years of experience in general endpoint configuration management and/or computer engineering, with one year of specialized experience in the following platform OS’s:   (requirements can be broken up among different people)
  • Windows Professional
  • Windows Server
  • Linux (RedHat & Suse)
  • Unix (Solaris)
  • At least one year specialized experience in interpreting and applying a system of cyber security controls to endpoints, such as NIST 800-53, Defense Information Systems Agency Security Technical Implementation Guides (DISA STIGs), or Center for Internet Security (CIS) Security Benchmarks.
  • Demonstrated understanding of cloud computing and mobile computing concepts and how to apply them.

Desired Skills:

  • At least one year’s specialized experience in configuring security settings and setting Enterprise security policy for the following operating systems:  (requirements can be broken up among different people)
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 7.1, 6.x and 5.x
  • Suse Linux 11 and 12
  • Solaris 10 and 11
  • IBM AIX 5.x, 6.x and 7.x
  • MacOS 10.x
  • Experience in working in one of the following cloud architecture environments:
  • AWS
  • Azure
  • Experience in working with and managing mobile devices in an Enterprise environment.
  • Advanced GIAC certification and/or CISSP

Soft Skills:

  • Very strong communication skills

If you are qualified, available, interested and planning to make a change, or know of a friend who might have the required qualifications and interest, you can contact me on desk: 415-915-1164 even if we have spoken recently about a different position. If you do respond via e-mail please include the Best time to call and phone number so I can reach you.

Thank you,

Anuj S. Verma
Executive – Resourcing
Pyramid Consulting, Inc.
Email:
anuj.verma@pyramidci.com

colorado government

Systems Analyst – Senior Highlands Ranch, CO

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Title –  Systems Analyst – Senior
Location – Highlands Ranch, CO
Duration of assignment and possible extensions: 1 year. May be some potential to extend or convert.

Must have skills
• Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or a related field OR related certification is required. • 5-8+ years information security experience (ID & Access Mgt) • Working knowledge of Oracle Identity Management suites (OIM) • Strong knowledge of the UNIX/Linux systems administration, Unix Enterprise Directory, and Privileged access management tools (e.g. Unix Privileged Manager, Random Password Manager, etc.). • Scripting in UNIX • Familiar with security concepts such as PKI, SSL, and encryption • Manage access controls for Visa key information resources residing on multiple platforms, with a focus area in UNIX, Linux and databases (MS SQL, ORACLE, DB2). • MUST be able to work onsite in Denver

Nice to have skills
Post graduate degree a plus • CISSP, CISA, CISM and other comparative information security certifications are preferred • Development experience a plus (Java, C#, VBScript, Perl and Shell script, etc.) • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications, experience developing applications in Excel VBA.

Roles and responsibilities
• Manage access controls for Visa key information resources residing on multiple platforms • Needs to be familiar and comfortable to use local commands, scripts and tools to perform job tasks. • See JD for more
Preference on industry background or previous companies worked for?

Description
Position Summary
The ideal candidate for position will be a proactive and self-motivated professional who will work with other team members to manage access controls for Visa key information resources residing on multiple platforms, with a focus area in UNIX, Linux and databases (MS SQL, ORACLE, DB2). The successful candidate should be familiar and comfortable to use local commands, scripts and tools that will be used to perform job tasks.

Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in engineering, computer science or a related field is required. Post graduate degree a plus
• 5+ years information security experience required
• Strong knowledge of the UNIX/Linux systems administration, Unix Enterprise Directory, and Privileged access management tools (e.g. Unix Privileged Manager, Random Password Manager, etc.). This includes good analytical and troubleshooting skills on all platforms and tools supported.
• Working knowledge of Oracle Identity Management suites
• In-depth and proven knowledge in building automated solutions using various coding languages will be an added advantage (Java, C#, VBScript, Perl and Shell script, etc.)
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Applications, experience developing applications in Excel VBA.
• Ability to gather and document business requirements and implement solutions to address them

HPE Product Solutions Specialist in Herndon VA

Product Solutions Specialist in Herndon, VA

We have an immediate need of a Product Solutions Specialist in Herndon, VA. This position is with HPE. Please see below the job description and send across the updated copy of your resume ASAP. I will get back with you ASAP.
Title:               Product Solutions Specialist
Client:              Department of Justice
Location:         HPE
Duration:        10 Months

General Description: The candidate applies subject matter expertise of Imperva Web Application Firewall, service oriented architecture, and web services in support of a web application hosting infrastructure. Candidate is responsible for performing ongoing maintenance, to include ensuring devices comply with enterprise security policies. Candidate works with application development teams to configure devices to support new and changing application requirements. Candidate coordinates with architecture groups to generate product roadmaps. This position requires development and deployment expertise, as well as experience troubleshooting incidents.

Typical Duties: Manages and monitors web application rules and policies across the enterprise. Manages the day to day governance of the enterprise web application firewalls, database firewall, and other security controls. This includes configuration tuning, troubleshooting, as well as defining and executing escalation criteria. Work with engineering teams to tune control systems to best meet the need of the business. Troubleshoots incidents in development and production environments. Meets with auditors to provide implementation details and compliance data. Works with application and operations teams to ensure successful upgrades of infrastructure components and application code. Participates in incident and change management processes. Creates and maintains work instructions and deployment documentation. Provides after-hours on-call support.

Required Skills and/or Product Knowledge:
Expert level experience with the Imperva Web Application Firewalls, preferably version 11 or greater.
Demonstrated knowledge of maintaining web application rules and policies
Subject Matter Expert experience level.
Experience with IDS/IPS networking devices in a production environment.
Thorough knowledge of the OSI stack with an understanding of how these layers are utilized within a web-based application.
Thorough understanding of how web applications are deployed in a load balanced infrastructure.
Knowledge of SSL/TLS traffic handling and encrypt/decrypt policies.
Ability to document security governance processes and work instructions.
A strong attention to detail
Ability to interact with personnel at all levels across the organization and to comprehend business imperatives.
A strong customer/client focus with ability to manage expectations appropriately and provide superior customer/client experience and build long-term relationships.

The following skills and experience are preferred:
Experience with other web application firewall products and/or security technologies.
Bachelor’s degree in information systems or relevant field of study.
CISSP or other security certification.
Excellent data analysis skills using standard office tools are required.
Excellent communications skills (verbal and written) are required.
Experience in an ITIL environment and working with a service ticketing system
Experience with other Firewalls
Experience with Load Balancers
Experience with DNS
Experience with Unix

NIEHS system administrator

Systems Administrator in Durham, NC with NIEHS

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:
Position: Systems Administrator
Location: Triangle Park, NC
Duration: Full time
 CLient: NIEHS
Education – Bachelors and/or advanced degree in Information Systems, Engineering or
Computer Science,
or 6 years of demonstrated hands on experience within the last 3 years working on Linux/Netapp environments, and 3 years demonstrated hands on experience as a Senior Unix/Linux Administrator, and 3 years demonstrated hands on experience providing a full range of Disk Array support, would qualify.
Experience – a minimum of 3 years of hands on experience working on Unix/Linux environments
o 5 years of demonstrated hands on experience as a Senior Unix/Linux Administrator maintaining, troubleshooting, and enhancing Virtual Unix/Linux environments
o 5 years demonstrated hands on experience providing the full range of Disk Array support
Kindly send me your updated resume along with expected rates at rosalynm@tscti.com also fill the skill matrix below.
Salary/Rate Expectation:
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Current Location:
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Job Opening In COLUMBIA, SC

Position Title:                    Linux Administrator
Position Id:                         6406-1
Duration:                             5 Months
Work Location:                 COLUMBIA, SC 29210
SCOPE OF THE PROJECT:
SOC SECURITY AND LINUX SUPPORT ENGINEER
Support the Division of Information Security (DIS) Security Operations Center (SOC) daily operations with installation, configuration, administration, monitoring and troubleshooting security sensors, log sources, and supporting systems.DAILY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES:
MANAGE AND ADMINISTER A LARGE NUMBER OF LINUX SERVERS AND OPEN-SOURCE SOFTWARE PACKAGES.
MANAGE OPEN-SOURCE PATCH MANAGEMENT AND STATUS MONITORING SYSTEMS.INSTALL AND CONFIGURE SECURITY SENSORS COMPRISED OF OPEN-SOURCE CENTOS LINUX PLATFORMS AS WELL AS IBM/QRADAR FLOW COLLECTOR AND EVENT COLLECTOR APPLIANCES.
WORK WITH STATE ENTITIES TO INTEGRATE NEW LOG SOURCES INTO SOC MONITORING AS WELL AS MAINATIN AND MONITOR EXISTING LOG SOURCES.

REQUIRED EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
Bachelor’s degree, or 4 years of experience in Linux system administration.

Category
Name
Last Used
Last Used by Candidate (Year)
Experience
Candidate Exp. (in years)
Network Security
information security principles and practices
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Network Security
IT Security
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Network Security
Security Information Event Management (SIEM) systems development / configuration
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Networking & Directories
Experience with UNIX, Windows, Linux, MacOS, Cisco, Juniper, web apps, databases, strong authentication, operating systems and network security protocols and procedures.
Currently Using
4 – 6 Years
Networking & Directories
Information Security
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Operating Systems/APIs
Linux
Currently Using
4 – 6 Years
Programming Languages
BASH SCRIPTING
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Programming Languages
Perl
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Programming Languages
Python
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Programming Languages
Relevant programming languages and scripting tools.
Within 6 Months
2 – 4 Years
Protocols
Knowledge of networking protocols, including TCP/IP, HTTP, NTP, DNS, MLLP, NDM
Currently Using
4 – 6 Years
Protocols
TCP/IP
Currently Using
4 – 6 Years
Specialties
Experience in developing and maintaining documentation for policies, procedures, and best practices
Within 1 Year
2 – 4 Years
REQUIRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
  • Expert level ability to administer Linux and open-source systems.
  • Skilled in scripting languages such as Bash, Perl or Python.
  • Understanding of computer and network operating system fundamentals on diverse platforms (e.g. Unix, Linux, Windows, Mac/OS, Cisco, Juniper, etc.)
  • Knowledge of network protocols and ability to perform TCP/IP packet analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    PREFERRED SKILLS (RANK IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE):
    Cyber awareness and understanding.
    Knowledge of information security topics related to computers, networks, and software
    Experience with Security Information Event Management (SIEM) and Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) configuration, tuning, and operation.
    Understanding of information security event correlation.
    Experience with authoring of policies, standards, or procedures.