IT Security Engineer

Cynet Systems   •  

Morristown, NJ

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 31 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

We are looking for IT Security Engineer for our client in Morristown, NJ

Job Title: IT Security Engineer

Job Location: Morristown, NJ

Job Type: Contract 12 Months

Job Description:

  • Responsible for the daily IT security operational aspects of website, cloud, networksecurity incidents and activities.
  • Working with Client and providing remediation & recommendation.
  • Dealing with daily IT Security mitigation, whitelisting, SIEM alerts, false-positive analysis and investigation of abnormal traffic patterns impacting our Cloud, Network, websites and mobile applications.
  • 5 years+ experience & knowledge of a variety of security technologies (e.g., SIEM, IDS / IPS, Firewall, Proxies, Anti-Virus).
  • Monitors SIEM and logging environments for securityevents and alerts to potential (or active) threats, intrusions, and/or compromises
  • Responsible for understanding the global threatlandscape through working with Target Cyber Threat Intel team to maintain awareness
  • Experience with network monitoring in a SOC environment desired
  • Familiarity with cybersecurity issues and incident response techniques.
  • Escalates cybersecurityevents according to Target's Cyber Security Incident Response Plan
  • Acts as a Lead during Cyber Hunt activities at the direction of one or more Target Incident Handlers
  • Documents event analysis and writes comprehensive reports of incident investigation
  • Experience with one or more scriptinglanguages such as Perl, Python and PowerShell.
  • Must be processed and detailed oriented and possess good documentation, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to diagnose/troubleshoot technical issues.
  • Familiarity with networksecurity, basic routing principles and networking fundamentals, and well-known protocols and services (e.g. FTP, SSH, SMB, LDAP).
  • Security certifications (e.g. Security+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP, CEH, etc.)
  • Experience with ArcSight/Splunk/FireEye or other security products desired
  • Experience managing cases with enterprise SIEM or Incident Management systems
  • Experience supporting networkinvestigations, Malware Analysis, DDOS and Cloud Protection.