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Windows Server Security Solution Engineer/Architect
Ref No.: 18-05996
Location: New York, New York
Global financial firm located in New York, NY has an immediate contract opportunity for a Windows Server Security Solution Engineer/Architect.

Windows Server Security Solution Engineer/Architect required to work in the Enterprise Security Platforms (ESP) Engineering Team, providing the highest level of security consultancy and engineering support for Windows Server security agents. The role will focus on engineering Windows security agents and tooling utilized to manage the various solutions. The role is suited to an experienced Windows Server Engineer with a proven understanding in enterprise security. This role is primarily project based, with numerous activities to expand and enhance the services provided within the environment. The Platform Security Engineering team provides a stable, yet agile and dynamic infrastructure platform to support the business functional requirements whilst managing associated risks.

The candidate must demonstrate very strong technical qualities - preferably in a global environment, ideally within the finance industry.
- Engineering, analysis and development of Windows Server security agents / solutions
- Provide consultancy services to other IT Security teams
- Provide architecture assurance on Windows security initiatives
- Create, review, maintain and update documentation including Documenting & Publishing fixes in central knowledge base
- Work with global colleagues to provide globally consistent processes and solutions.
- Investigate & Troubleshoot root causes when escalated from operations.
- Input into Business Continuity Planning and Practices

Required skills
- Excellent understanding and experience of architecting, engineering and automating Windows Server Security solutions for a Global environment of 10,000+ Servers
- AntiVirus, Encryption, Sandboxing, OS Hardening, RBAC etc.
-Experience of working with Enterprise Security Products and Frameworks (Symantec, Avecto, NIST, CIS)
-Scripting and Automating Skills (Powershell, VBscript, C#)
-Knowledge of common Windows Infrastructure (Active Directory/SCCM/GPO)
-Expert Level Windows Operating System knowledge, including kernel debugging.
-Interpersonal Skills
- Communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player-General networking (Firewalls, Routing, NAT, OSI Model, packet trace and analysis, etc.)