Job Description :
Miracle Software Systems looking for Security engineer position for Dallas TX for 1 year contract.

Please find the below job details:


Job Title : Security Engineer
Location : Dallas, TX
Duration : 12 Months

Job Duties:

Work on firewall and other security related Incidents, Requests and Change Orders in the ticketing system Vet firewall access requests Audit security devices to ensure that they meet established standards, conventions and best practices
Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and accessibility of information
Create and maintain documentation and drawings Follow established change control procedures
Provide technical support and analysis to resolve customer issues
Execute and analyze packet captures
Perform maintenance duties that include OS patches and upgrades, verification of dynamic updates and configuration backups
Maintain URL and IP based whitelists and blacklists Implement and maintain various security technologies such as firewalls, virtual private networks (VPN), intrusion detection/prevention systems (IDS/IPS), network access control systems (NAC), encryption technologies and other security tools
Work with other ITS teams and business users to identify and develop security solutions.
Prepare security reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends on security systems and devices
Keep up with emerging threats, tools and technologies
Understand advanced threats and identify solutions to mitigate risk
Assist in the investigation of vulnerabilities, threats and policy violations


Experience:

3+ years of experience in network security 2+ years of experience with Palo Alto firewall administration
Working knowledge of various security tools and technologies
Working knowledge of IPv4 networking
Working knowledge in system administration for Windows and Linux
Strong analytical and problem solving skills Ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both orally and in writing, at all levels inside and outside of the organization
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships inside and outside of the organization
Ability to evaluate and recommend preventative and corrective controls to mitigate risk Strong work ethic

Education and Certifications

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology desirable CISSP, CCNA, CISM, GIAC or CompTIA A+ certification(s) desirable