Cyber Security Engineer


Princeton, NJ

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Not Specified years

Posted 404 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for ??Cyber Security Engineer for our client in Princeton, NJ

Job Title: Cyber Security Engineer

Job Location: Princeton, NJ

Job Type: Contract – 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

Job Description:


  • Technical analysis of network activity, monitors and evaluates network flow 
  • Analyze network flow data for anomalies and detect malicious network activity
  • Accumulate IOC’s from intel sources and configure scans across end points
  • Analyze cyberthreats, vulnerabilities and provide remediation plans
  • Document, communicate, collaborate and transition incident details to other SOC members


  • Strong Operational knowledge of Splunk .Able to leverage Splunk to analyze logs and othersecurityevents to find targeted attacks against network.Develop and implement cloud-specific incident response and best practices to be used for a cloud/AWS footprint
  • Participate in deep architectural discussions to ensure Incident response solutions are designed for successful deployment, security, and high availability in the cloud
  • Strong Intrusion Analysis background. Resource must be able to identify and interpret weblogs from various webservers.
  • Knowledgeable of current exploits. Resource must be able to identify common exploits from the appropriate web and event logs.
  • Experience with writing queries, parsing and correlating data
  • Technical understanding of PaloAlto UTM, firewall, IDS and Wildfire features data, signature-based IDS events and full packet capture (PCAP) data
  • Strong understanding of parsing and analyzing web, system and security logs
  • Must have knowledge of Linux/Unix skills and security specific scripting skills
  • Demonstrated ability to determine and oversee remediation activities  
  • Understanding of VPNinfrastructure, 2FA, RSA Secur-ID
  • Understand a variety of network protocols including TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP, FTP, SFTP, SNMP, SMTP, SSH, SSL, VPN, RDP, HTTP and HTTPS
  • Familiar with YARA, STIX, TAXII, OpenIOC
  • DLP is huge plus