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Cyber Security Engineer

  • Location: New York, NY
  • Job Type: Direct Placement
  • Ref No: 22-00211
  • Date: January 10, 2022
  • Pay: $120000.0 - $140000.0 per Year USD
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Job Description - Cyber Security Engineer


Position Cyber Security Engineer
Technical Skill (Necessary) Working knowledge of:
  • Experience securing M365/GSuite/AWS environments
  • At least 3 years of experience preventing Active Directory credential theft attacks using Pass the Hash, Golden Ticket or Lateral Movement
  • experience with Group Policy Objects, Security Log Analysis and Delegation of Permissions
  • experience developing scripts or queries to generate reports against Active Directory
  • experience monitoring and analyzing logs from Active Directory
  • experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and Log aggregation platforms using Splunk, Snowflake, Quest, or StealthBits
  • Networking, Internet security and Troubleshooting 
  • Knowledge and experience with incident response
  • Knowledge and experience with intrusion detection
  • GIAC Certification, or CEH, GNFA, GCIA, etc
  • Experience with tools like wireshark, splunk, etc
  • Knowledge of digital forensics


Technical skill:

(Good to have)

  • Functional Knowledge of networking technology including routing, switching, firewalls, VPN, remote access
  • Familiarity with several vendors' security mechanisms (Cisco, Imperva, Rapid7, Logrythm, etc.)
Qualifying Experience
  • At least 7+ years of relevant experience in Information Technology field
  • At least 5+ years of experience in Security Systems Administration
Soft Skills
  • Good documentation writing skills
  • Problem solving ability and collaborative
  • Provide second/third level support and monitor several security systems (e.g., firewalls, email security mechanisms, data loss prevention systems, etc.)
  • Investigate, Analyze and Report, if needed escalate security events from SEIM Tool
  • Handling private clients and small office environments with their cybersecurity setup and trouble shooting
  • Forensic investigation of Phishing alerts , Cloud Security and Threat Analytics, Alerts for Malware or spyware 
  • Monitoring and reviewing VA & PT Scans
  • Participate in the evaluation of tools and creation of customized methodologies and applications
  • Lead team responsible for the security of client's enterprise Active Directory environment including on-premise and cloud environments from AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud
  • Provide technical leadership during the analysis, troubleshooting, and investigation of security related events 
  • Evaluate and recommend information security products, technologies, and procedures by proactively identifying problems and evaluating industry trends
  • Provide input and assist with developing client roadmap to align with security initiatives, business needs, and forward looking requirements
  • Manage quarterly security audits and ensure the Active Directory environment adheres to security and compliance settings
  • Be the project lead or participate as a team member on various projects within or across technology and business teams
  • Manage vulnerability assessments and security testing to proactively identify and close security risks  
  • Architect, engineer, and deploy third-party security monitoring tools to protect the environment and monitor for security breaches, intrusions and irregular system behavior
  • Partner with CyberSecurity engineers to implement technology solutions
  • Participate in the evaluation, development, and implementation of security standards and best practices and recommend security enhancements to management as needed
  • Assist with evaluating and testing new security, compliance, and audit tools
  • Educate team members on information security through training and increased awareness
  • Partner with CyberSecurity teams to support forensic investigations and ensure integration with enterprise SIEM systems


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