Job Description :
Need Network Security Administrator with Financial Exp. in New York, NY/ In-Person is required

Work Location: New York, NY
Interview: Locals preferred In person interview (Absolutely Required)
Max Pay Rate: $50-57/hr on C2C or 1099 basis

This is an opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join a high energy team of security administrators responsible for managing Clients global security infrastructure
The diversity of IT Security products & technologies under management provides for a learning experience that will satisfy even the ones the most eager to learn.

The position is fast paced, dynamic, challenging where a varied combination of technical skills and soft skills allows for the development of a well-rounded individual/professional.
This position is to be part of a global team (NY & HK & Montreal) with global responsibilities reporting to the Security Operations Manager in NY.

Responsibilities

- Level 3 operational support for Network Security Products & Services (Firewalls - Juniper/Fortinet, Email (Proofpoint/Sendmail/Postfix), Intrusion Detection System, Network Access Control, Network Behavior Analysis, DDOS Tools, etc
- All aspects in operation support including deployment and configuration, t-shooting advanced issues and working with Engineering/Vendor support teams
- Implementing monitoring of products and services to ensure a healthy infrastructure
- Advanced t-shooting and correlation using Splunk
- Linux Sys admin skills
- Scripting in any of the popular languages (Shell, Perl, Python) The non-technical aspects of the position include:
- Coordinating and leading the response to technology problems
- Customer service.
Including off hour coverage via cell phone/pager (oncall system, ~every 8 weeks)
- Creation/supplementation of Operational Runbooks
- Aligning global strategies with regional needs and demands
- Training teammates
- Interacting with service members of the networking, e-business, UNIX, and PC groups in four major metropolitan regions across the globe.

Three to five years of network administration experience in an environment of more than 100 servers, more than 100 users and more than 1 operating system (i.e. Solaris and Linux, Solaris and Windows, Linux and Windows or other combinations); preferably in the Financial Services sector.

E: srikanthm at vertigonconsulting dot com