Position00190 Cyber Security Technician
City, StateNYC,NY
CountryUnited States
Salary125-135K plus bonus
Contact NameStephen Silvi
Emailsilvi@datapathsearch.com
Phone203-869-3536
DescriptionCyber Security Technician o Duties and tasks to be performed include, but are not limited to: • Support the help desk team with security tasks and projects • Support and communicate any security related infrastructure or process changes between both the help desk and security teams • Understand potential impacts from security infrastructure or process changes and proactively coordinate solutions between the security and help desk teams • Support the OOTC with any security related help desk tickets • Document help desk security processes • Support security help desk tickets • Oversee change management process for security tickets • Maintain technical proficiency in the use of tools, techniques and countermeasures • Maintain professional knowledge of trends in computer and network vulnerabilities and exploits • Operate and maintain security infrastructure • On call and after hours work can be expected
Requirementso Basic Qualifications: • BA/BS degree in Information Technology or Information Security, Computer Science, Intelligence analysis, Cyber Security or another related field of study • 5+ years supporting service delivery teams • Candidate must have knowledge of cyber terminology, tools, and concepts. • Intermediate technical skills proficiency in the following areas: network communication using TCP/IP protocols, basic system administration, basic understanding of malware (malware communication, installation, malware types) • Intermediate knowledge of computer network defense operations (proxy, firewall, IDS/IPS, router/switch) • Windows, Mac and Unix/Linux background & work experience • Demonstrated experience with networking, system administration, architectures and security elements • Demonstrated experience with security infrastructure operations and management (Firewall, proxy, EPP, EDR, MFA, NIDS/NIPS, HIPS, NAC, VPN, infrastructure scanners) • Demonstrated experience with environment scanning and vulnerability management • Resource must be able to identify and interpret logs from various servers and services such as Firewall, web, sql, and applications. o Desired skills: • Demonstrated experience writing formal reports • Effective communication skills (both written and verbal) • Demonstrated excellent customer service and teaming skills • Conceptual understanding of the Cyber Kill Chain, Intelligence Driven Defense and/or Diamond modeling of cyber threat activity • Enterprise incident handling experience • Programming and scripting experience, should be comfortable with regular expressions • Advanced proficiency in network analysis and using network security tools • Experience with architectures and security elements • Proven accountable, dependable and reliable work ethic • Experience with the following technologies:  Windows, Mac, Linux, AIX  Palo Alto Firewalls  Microsoft Office 365 SPE Security Suite  Crowdstrike Falcon or similar EDR  Splunk  Tanium  Nexpose and Metasploit  Network Access Control  Mimecast  ServiceNow  Active Directory/DNS/Group Policy  Cloud Solutions  MultiFactor platforms (DUO etc.)  Encryption  MDM Solutions  SQL Server experience a plus • SANS GIAC GGCIH, CISSP etc.