Security Engineer- Network Security- Atlanta, Georgia- CONTRACT

Security Engineer- Network Security- Atlanta, Georgia- CONTRACT

Job Title: Security Engineer- Network Security- Atlanta, Georgia- CONTRACT
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RP102_1589842130
Contact Name: Raeesa Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 18, 2020 23:48

Job Description

Lawrence Harvey are working with a Tier 1 Energy firm based in Atlanta, Georgia who are looking for a Senior Security Engineer to be onboarded remotely ASAP. This is a 6-month CONTRACT position.

Location: Remote until onsite in Atlanta
Title: Senior Security Engineer
Duration: 6 Months
Rate: Negotiable
Interview and Onboarding: All remote

The role:

  • Ensure the proper implementation of network controls with hosting provider(s), such as firewalls, IDS/IPS, DNS monitoring, WAF and DDoS protection.
  • Ensure operational and incident trends in cyber security are considered in developing security architecture requirements and recommendations.
  • Maintain high level of proficiency and hands-on experience with open source and commercial vulnerability assessment and penetration testing tools.
  • Provide recommendations for advancing the enterprise security architecture practice, security policies, and security control standards to enhance operational practices

The ideal candidate will:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Sciences, Mathematics (or related disciplines).
  • Specific Information Security related experience including encryption, IDS/IPS, Firewalls, SIEM and Log Management, syslog analysis, HTTP and TCP/IP analysis, and vulnerability assessment.
  • Strong understanding of information system security vulnerability assessment/testing on a wide variety of technologies
  • Knowledge of securing cloud based systems (AWS, Azure, private clouds etc) and an understanding of Linux and Microsoft operating systems.

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