Senior Network Security Engineer in Cary, NC at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 7/11/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Senior Network Security Engineer with experience in the Telecom Industry.This is a 12+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Cary, NC. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 20-17241

Key Responsibilities:
  • Security incident handling involves investigating issues to determine if there is a real security incident or a false positive, notifying customers as needed, and sending customers standardized emails specifying the steps they need to take to fix the problems.
  • You are often the first to see an issue, or the issue may have been escalated from another team/management.
  • Device and health monitoring involves troubleshooting network connectivity problems concerning managed security devices, often time working with Advanced Support Team engineers and/or vendors/partner technology teams on device replacement/reconfiguration.
  • Respond to security threats raised through the correlation and analysis of security events from sources such as firewalls, IDS/IPS devices, packet captures and security logs to include blocking IP addresses at the perimeter firewalls with near real-time response.
  • Interpret and explain PCAP data and firewall logs
  • Work with a USARC customer assess network changes for vulnerabilities. Address Incidents/Scenarios dealing with PII, Information Spills and Stolen Assets.
  • Address Insider Threat, Malware and Policy Violations following USARC Policy.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • experience dealing with customer service requests.
  • Experience with Cisco Client, Splunk, Cisco ASA, packet capture/payload analysis, BlueCoat.
  • Additional vendor technology experience a plus. 3-5 years’ experience in a Security Operations Center.
  • Must be flexible to work in a 7 X 24 environment across all shifts including weekends and holidays.
  • CompTia Security+ CE Certification, CASP, CEH, or CCNA Security Certification REQUIRED
  • Active technical certifications in the Security field: Certified Incident Handler, CCNA Cyber Ops, Splunk
  • College degree (two or four year)
  • Knowledge of ITIL and/or previous work in an ISO operating environment.
Our client is a leading Telelecom Industry and we are currently interviewing fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online to for immediate consideration.