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Network & Security Admin
Ref No.: 17-08704
Location: Warren, New Jersey
Immediate need for a Network & Security Admin with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 3 month’s contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Warren, NJ. Please review the job description below:
Job ID: 17-08704
Key Responsibilities/ Key Requirements and Technology Experience
  • Design, implementation, and documentation of new information security solutions to support the various Electronic Trading environments.
  • Deployment, configuration and maintenance of the STI Firewall environment.
  • Design and deployment of high-performance, low-latency technology solutions.
  • Compliance and Controls – participate in various reporting functions, metrics analysis and vulnerability remediation initiatives.
  • Stability and resiliency of the infrastructure.
  • Change control management, coordination and process improvements between infrastructure and development/application management units
  • Ownership of Infrastructure Problem, Incident and Change management.
  • Peers and other aligned technology team infrastructure engineers
  • Infrastructure Product Specialists/Managers (EMEA, US and Asia regions)
  • Technology Risk Control and Audit teams
  • Trading Application Development and Support teams
  • Implementing common infrastructure requirements
  • Implementing business needs as related to internal or external client requirements
  • Process efficiency, consistency and standardization
  • Adherence to corporate and functional standards and controls
  • Project management experience
  • Strong understanding of IP networking concepts and TCP/IP protocols is mandatory
  • Strong understanding of Information Security domains, and best practices
  • Strong knowledge of network firewalls, IDS, VPN, and vulnerability management is required
  • 6 years min experience working in the IT field, with min of 2 in the Financial services industry
  • Experience of customer support in a time critical environment
  • Experience designing complex security solutions Skills:
  • Strong communication (verbal and written) skills
  • High work standards and high bandwidth for work.
  • Proven achiever
  • Standard office documentation and communication tools.
  • Extensive hands-on knowledge of Juniper/Netscreen, Firewalls and related tools (e.g. NSM), as well as PaloAlto
  • Hands-on skills in one or more of the following fields is desirable: Scripting language (e.g. Perl, shell script, etc), Remote access solutions, VPN
  • Min Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • A technical certification is highly desirable (e.g. CISSP; Juniper, Checkpoint or Cisco certification, etc) Competencies
  • Strong self-management, work autonomy and use of own initiative
  • Must be able to multitask efficiently and provide accurate, reliable, consistent end-to-end service
  • Focusing on the customer’s short and long-term needs when planning and implementing projects
  • Ability to remain calm and objective in a high-pressure environment.

Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.