Endpoint Security Engineer

Job type:
1 year contract renews each year indefinitely
ESG Consulting
flag_no USA
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Project description:
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Seeking an Endpoint Security Engineer for a multiyear contract with a Bonus in a flexible laid back environment to manage/administer corporate-wide Cisco AMP endpoint security solution. We are looking for someone who has a good mix of technology interaction skills and hands-on technical ability.

Manage and monitor OpenDNS service, analyzing all events and reporting alerts to management

Administer Cisco AMP endpoint security infrastructure, and monitor endpoints for threats

Perform vulnerability assessments of information systems including regular audits

Analyze Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention logs

Present security status reports and project status to management and business

Assist with patch management of all systems

Recommends alternatives when appropriate

Provides Tier 2/3 support

should have a solid understanding of hardware and software network configuration and experience interacting with people at a variety of levels.

The position requires demonstrated ability to communicate technical concepts.

Security tool development (eg scanning tools)

Consult across different software development teams

The Endpoint Security Engineer is required to have:

Experience in securing systems and network platforms, such as Active Directory or Cisco technologies

Knowledge of various aspects and components of information security such as encryption methods/standards, Real Time intruder detection, perimeter security, event correlation, authentication services, vulnerability analysis, and incident handling

Cisco Firepower

forensics Experience in a majority of the following skills:

  • Threat identification and isolation
  • Network Access Control
  • IPS/IDS Technologies
  • Next Generation Firewalls
  • Web Application Firewalls
  • Cryptography
  • Virtual Private Networks
  • Site-to-Site and Client
  • Anti-Malware tools
  • Anti-Spam tools
  • Identity and Access Management
  • Content Filtering
  • Data Classification
  • Network and Architecture
  • System administration
  • Multi-factor authentication
  • Patch and configuration management