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Endpoint Security Specialist
Ref No.: 18-07129
Location: Tampa, Florida
Princeton Information is searching for an Endpoint Security Specialist who will report to the Senior Manager Information Systems and will be based in Tampa, FL, at our client's new facility. Our Client's new Tampa facility provides essential services that enable us to better pursue the core mission of the company from a global perspective. This state-of-the art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

As an Endpoint Security Specialist, you will be a technical endpoint security generalist for a very diverse endpoint solution. You will be leading a team that is responsible for incident management, change execution, and the maintenance and support of endpoint security technologies in a rapidly changing security sector.

This role will have the responsibility of ensuring endpoint security solutions and policies are on track to meet and respond to threats inside of the company's environment. You will ensure that all technologies are operationally ready and that the endpoint security, SOC teams are enabled to execute on capabilities as needed to resolve operational issues or business requirements.

This position will be responsible for delivering world-class security systems and tools management related to the Endpoint Security space. The role will work with other engineers and business units to help spec, build, administer/configure, and maintain critical preventive and detective security infrastructure related to company endpoints.

Responsibilities
  • Manage policies and software deployment in antivirus solutions (SEP, McAfee ePO, Cylance)
  • Moderate documentation and analytical skills; documenting processes, policies and standards
  • Moderate ability to provide end to end support to enterprise counterparts, identifying root cause of complex enterprise initiatives
  • Moderate trouble shooting skills across complex enterprise applications, server and endpoint environments
  • Moderate ability to onboard, learn and adapt to new technologies
  • Basic experience developing reports for software and version compliance
  • Basic knowledge of malware operation and indicators or threat
  • Basic knowledge of Windows operating systems (workstation and server)
  • Basic ability to write rules, policies and exclusions for antivirus or endpoint security products (HIPS, VSE, etc)
Recommended Competencies
  • Moderate understanding and hands-on experience with windows registry, Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Moderate ability to mentor and train others
  • Moderate experience with scripting (PowerShell, Python, etc)
  • Moderate experience reading and writing documentation for Infrastructure Security implementations
  • Basic experience with ITIL processes such as Incident/Problem/Configuration/Change management

Basic Qualifications:
Doctorate degree in Engineering, Information Systems, or Computer Science OR Master's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, or Computer Science and 2 years' experience OR Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, or Computer Science and 4 years' experience OR Associate's degree in Engineering, Information Systems, or Computer Science and 10 years' experience OR High school diploma / GED and 12 years' experience

Recommended Certifications
  • SANS GSEC
  • Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) or Security+
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Microsoft Certifications (MCSA, MCSD, MCSE)