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Systems Security Specialist - 1

Absolute Opportunities
Greenwich, Connecticut, 06836, United States
July 23, 2017

Systems Security Specialist - 1

Greenwich, CT 06836

The Systems Security Specialist will be responsible for:

•Vulnerability assessments, management, report preparation

•Monitoring and responding to security alerts

•Software initiative

•Internal penetration testing,

•Verifying risk factors

•Assisting with prioritizing of remediation steps and coordinating remediation steps with other technology teams

•Building and extending IT security infrastructure and automation of related tasks

Required Experience, Knowledge and Skills:

1. Minimum of Bachelor's degree in a technology related field

2. Must have BA, MA or PHD in EE, Math, Physics, CS.

3. 5+ years of IT experience plus

4. 3+ years of IT security experience plus

5. 2+ years of Linux experience plus

6. 2+ years of C programming or equivalent skill level (at least intermediate)

7. 2+ years of hands on experience with a scripting language Python, Perl, Shell etc.

8. 2+ years of hands on experience working with IP networks, firewalls and routing methodology.

9. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with a Self-discipline Security-focused min

10. Present Salary?

11. Salary Expectation?

12. US Citizens or Green Card holders, At this point the client will no longer be able to consider CPT/OPT candidates. Will continue to consider H1b (must be on first H1b with at least 3 years left. If on second H1b must have i140 approved)