IT Security Operations Engineer


North Brunswick, NJ

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


Not Specified years

Posted 286 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

We are looking for IT Security Operations Engineer for our client in South Brunswick, NJ

Job Title: IT Security Operations Engineer

Job Location: South Brunswick, NJ

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

Job Description:


  • Technical analysis of network activity, monitors and evaluates network and system logs
  • 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


  • Operational knowledge of Splunk
  • Experience with writing queries, parsing and correlating data
  • Technical understanding of PaloAlto UTM, firewall, IDS and Wildfire features
  • Strong understanding of parsing and analyzing web, system and security logs
  • Must have knowledge of Linux/Unix skills and security specific scripting skills
  • Familiar with Vulnerability Management, Vulnerability Scanning and Security patching
  • 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
  • Operational knowledge of AWS cloud environment
  • Knowledge of Nextgen AV, Endpoints Security, CASB DLP is huge plus
  • Familiar with YARA, STIX, TAXII, OpenIOC