Sr. Specialist, IT Security

Location: Cary, NC, United States
Date Posted: 08-24-2016
Position Role/Tile: Sr. Specialist, IT Security
Location:  Cary , NC.
Requisition #:5918829

****MUST HAVES: Fedramp, PCI, IDS / forensics , Windows administration and security , security certifications like cissp , or sans certifications***** 

Typically 7 or more years of related experience working within the Information Security discipline.
Skills & Competencies

• Use skills as a seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures; resolve a wide range of issues in imaginative as well as practical ways.
• Highly advanced understanding of role based access Security for Business Applications (i.e.: SAP, Hyperion,, and others)
• Highly advanced understanding of various web server technologies (IIS, Apache, Tomcat) and SSL certificate management solutions
• Advanced understanding of remote access technologies such as VDI, Juniper SSL VPN, and others
• Advanced understanding of Security Information and Event Management concepts
• Highly advanced understanding of wireless security solutions and protocols
• Advanced understanding of Firewall policy management and cisco router / switch security configurations
• Advanced understanding of Patch and Configuration management concepts and tools (MBSA, WSUS, Patch research and analysis)
• Advanced understanding of regulatory controls and industry standard like SOX, ISO27000, PCI and SAS70 Type2
• Highly advanced understanding of Access Management topics including but not limited to SAP Authorization Concepts, Business process, Segregation of duties review, and GRC tools
• Advanced understanding of programming and secure coding; Exploit Code reverse engineering knowledge is preferred.
• Senior-level exposure to systems analysis, application development and database design.
• Excellent Oral and Written Communication as well as the ability to interact effectively with peers and IT Mgmt.
• Ability to coach and mentor junior staff
• Highly advanced understanding of various operating systems and security configurations within (i.e.: AIX, Mainframe, Redhat, Solaris, Windows, Suse, Cisco IOS, Apple MacOS, Apple IOS, Google Android)
• Advanced knowledge of IT Security Risk management practices
• Advanced understanding of Computer Networking Concepts / Solutions (i.e.: TCP/IP, IPv6, Proxies, Switching, Routing, VPN Tunnels, DHCP, Subnets, VLAN's, Sniffers)
• Advanced understanding of protocols that closely impact security (i.e.: HTTPS, LDAP, SAML, Web Services, SSH, SSL, RDP, NetBIOS, Routing Protocols, FTP/SFTP, etc...)
• Advanced understanding of high level security concepts related to Cloud Computing, Web 2.0, Security Incident Response, Zero Trust Model, Enterprise Log Management, BCP/DR, IT Audit and Awareness Training
• Advanced understanding of Identity and Access Management concepts (Multifactor Authentication, Identity Management, Enterprise Directory / LDAP)
• Highly advanced understanding of End Point Protection (i.e.: Host-based IDS/IPS /Firewall, Anti-malware, End point hardening, NAC/NAP); Direct experience with McAfee EPO preferred
• Advanced understanding of computer forensics concepts and solutions (Access Data, Encase, Disc Imaging, eDiscovery)
• Advanced understanding with ITIL practices such as Incident, Request, Change, and Access and Problems Mgmt.
• Advanced understanding of Network-based Intrusion Detection / Prevention (Sourcefire, Snort, Signature Creation, etc...)
• Advanced understanding of Vulnerability Management concepts and solutions (Denial of Service, Port Scanning, Finger-printing, remediation, Nessus/NMAP); Direct experience with commercial great enterprise vulnerability management tool is preferred
• Strong understanding and proven ability to build work breakdown structures, tasks and activity timelines.
• Ability to effectively and pragmatically estimate activities and project activities and conform to delivery within time limits and budgets is critical to the success of this position.
• Expert level skills utilizing Microsoft Office applications
• Expert level analysis and problem solving skills

Central Business Solutions, Inc,
37600 Central Ct.
Suite #214
Newark, CA 94560.
Central Business Solutions, Inc(A Certified Minority Owned Organization)
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37600 Central Court Suite 214 Newark CA, 94560
Phone: (510)-713-9900, 510-573-5500 Fax: (510)-740-3677
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