Cyber / Network Security Engineer (Hybrid onsite)

New York, NY 10017

Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: IT/Infrastructure/Network Job Number: 2983

Job Description

High Profile mid-sized Asset Management Firm seeks Cyber / Network Security Engineer with strong Threat Vulnerability Management experience.

In a very hands-on capacity you will responsible for the support and administration of several core network security tools...  interesting projects, very professional and high-end environment.

You  will be responsible for the implementation, engineering, and management of security initiatives related to Threat Vulnerability Management and Network Security.

In summary:

  • Work  closely with Information Security to  ensure a secure enterprise network environment through the enforcement of network security controls, threat and vulnerability management (TVM), and logging and monitoring for applications, servers and network devices through the SIEM process.
  • Leverage  and implement  tools that automate and support Network Security, TVM and SIEM processes, helping to develop  capabilities to early detect and quickly respond to potential cybersecurity breaches and incidents.
  • Implement appropriate changes, updates, and upgrades in response to vulnerabilities and incursions;  help to remediate  audit issues.
  • Support the process owners for Network Security, Threat Vulnerability Management and and SIEM by actively participating in  risk assessments that target these processes. 
  • Work with management to  development of procedures and implement  industry cybersecurity standards and policies 
  • Participate in the organization and coordination of penetration testing.


*This is a hybrid role onsite ~2 days per week in NYC

Job Requirements

  • Experience implementing Vulnerability Management solutions and  relevant work experience with tools that provide vulnerability detection and reporting, logging and monitoring, and other cybersecurity solutions such as IPS/IDS, anti-virus and DLP. 
  • Tenable Security Center (TSC) vulnerability scanning experience
  • Working knowledge of next-gen firewall administration and configuration; some related Palo Alto  Firewall administration (Panorama), network security, operations and management best practices preferred
  • Endpoint management and best practices:  McAfee Endpoint Protection, Carbon  Black, and LogRhythm
  • Good Project Management skills 
  • Understanding of network design,  infrastructure, Active Directory and Group Policy
  • Knowledge of enterprise patching / updates  is a must
  • Scripting skills (Python,...)
  • Working knowledge of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and security.
  • Working knowledge in networking and protocols - BGP, OSFP, IP, WANs, LANs, NAT.
  • Tools: Tenable Security Center, LogRhythm, Palo Alto Next Gen Firewalls, Cisco ASA Firewalls, Cisco ACS, Cisco ISE, Carbon Black Protect (Bit9), Carbon Black Response, McAfee Endpoint Protection, Wildfire Malware Analysis
  • Completed Bachelor’s degree with Computer Science or related (math, engineering,...) course of study
  • Preferred certifications or professional training: ITIL Foundation and any training with Palo Alto, Tenable/Nessus and/or  LogRhythm


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