Job Description :
Senior Information Security Engineer
San Mateo, CA
Contract

?In the role of Senior Information Security Engineer you will focus on the evaluation, architecture, development, deployment, and operation of network, endpoint and cloud security solutions. You will have a broad level of responsibilities and the freedom to solve problems using your unique experience.

Essential Functions
Strong fundamental experience in information security principles and practices.
Hands-on network security experience (firewalls, WAFs, VPNs, NAC, 802.1x, IPS, malware detection, etc) with implementing and supporting a large enterprise environment.
Hands-on System security experience (system hardening, host based security solutions, HIDS, IDS, etc)
Monitor network and security devices.
Building complete security solutions by integrating off-the-shelf and custom security tools through APIs and custom code.
The ability to adapt to and implement new technologies.
Strong communication skills.
Ability to provide network vulnerability assessments and engage in penetration testing.
Strong ability to troubleshoot.
Willingness to take ownership and set direction in gray areas.
A strong desire to grow in both engineering and security expertise.
Problem Solving - Analyze and resolve problems of medium complexity.
Research and recommend alternative actions for problem resolution with minimal direction.
Analyze trends to proactively prevent problems and escalate as appropriate.
Production Support - Responsible for immediate response to and resolution of technology infrastructure problems. Provide predictive, proactive root cause analysis.
Provide input for departmental budget. Recommend cost saving improvements.

Experience and Skills
Splunk
Palo Alto Networks
Fire Eye
Meraki
College degree in computer science, datommunications, electrical or computer engineering or an equivalent combination of course work and experience.
Computer malware forensics.
Security logging, event management, and security event correlation.
Development experience (Python, Perl, shell scripting, or similar)
Information Security Certification such as: CISSP, or GCIA is a plus.?