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Information Security Engineer
Ref No.: 18-03690
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 03/27/2018
Title: Information Security Engineer
Duration: Full-time/permanent
Location: NYC (Financial District)
Start: ASAP

Our client is looking for an enthusiastic and proactive Information Security Engineer to join our global security team in New York.

  • Perform security assessments and analysis, as well as design, implement, and coordinate with global IT teams to mitigate discovered risks
  • Evaluate, design, and deploy emerging security solutions, including but not limited to: vulnerability management, anti-malware, network IDS/IPS, security information and event monitoring (SIEM) systems, network flow technologies, and user behavior and entity monitoring
  • Maintain awareness of emerging threats, specifically those within the financial services sector; this position requires self-motivation, a strong willingness to learn, and passion for the information security field
  • Collaborate with a smaller team of 7-10 security analysts and engineers
  • Work with different technologies, such as breach detection and prevention, user and entity behavior analytics, network flow monitoring, vulnerability management, and security automation
  • Work on projects with quick life cycles, from concept to production in three months
  • A bachelor's degree, preferably in IT, Computer Science or other related discipline
  • 5 – 7 years of experience in Information Technology and 2 – 3 years in Information Security
  • Understanding and experience with Windows and Unix operating system fundamentals
  • Understanding of TCP/IP and the OSI model
  • Experience with Active Directory (or other directory services)
  • Security event and incident management
  • Good prioritization skills and the ability to effectively switch tasks on varying projects and initiatives
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
If qualified and interested, please send an updated resume to

Thanks, and I look forward to speaking with you!