Email Security Engineer
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Email Security Engineer
Ref No.: 18-08527
Location: New York, New York
Global Financial Client in New York, NY
12+ Months Contract
Email Security Engineer

Client is seeking individual with engineering skills.
Candidate must me technically strong the following areas (Unix , Networking , Network Protocols , Programing skills with Python , Perl , Shell)

Job Description
- Analysis and implementation of perimeter email security and email routing solutions.
- Provide architecture assurance on messaging initiatives.
- Implementation of email security standards such as DKIM, SPF and DMARC.
- Maintain email security infrastructure, providing stability by developing tools, policies, processes and procedures for the operations teams.
- Provide a secure environment, by implementing controls to manage and mitigate risks.
- Provide consultancy services to IT Security teams.
- Develop automated metrics reporting capabilities.
- 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.
- Escalate and liaise with additional internal/external groups when required.
- Input into Business Continuity Planning and Practices.

Skills Required
- Excellent understanding and experience architecting and implementing email security solutions.
- Expert knowledge on open source MTA implementations, including Sendmail and Postfix.
- Strong knowledge of integration of messaging platforms with LDAP (OpenLDAP) directory.
- Experience with email encryption implementations with PKI integration.
- Scripting and Development Skills (Perl, Python, Shell).
- Design and implementation experience with Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions.
- Expert knowledge of SMTP (RFC 821/5321), TLS, DNS and related standards.
- Strong Linux Sysadmin experience.
- Interpersonal Skills - Communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player
- Project Management Skills with experience on enterprise projects.
- Strong general networking background (Firewalls, Routing, Load Balancing, OSI Model, Packet trace and analysis, etc.)

Skills Desired
- Web and database development skills (HTML, JavaScript, SQL, ETL)
- Knowledge of Proofpoint Messaging Security Gateways.
- Implementation experience with emerging email controls such as DMARC
- Experience within financial services industry preferred