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Cyber Security Specialist in Lexington, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/2/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Lexington, MA
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Cyber Security Specialist with our industry-leading client in Lexington.

Due to federal security clearance requirements, applicant must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident with the ability to obtain a DoD clearance.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Security Specialist:

  • Evaluate enterprise cyber security posture and remediate any vulnerabilities 
  • Support IT infrastructure, networking, virtualization, troubleshooting, and application deployment
  • Take responsibility for data center/server room operations, including administration of Linux, Windows, VMware, and vSphere
  • Design, develop, and support server and network deployments for technical programs and ensure systems availability

Requirements of the Cyber Security Specialist:

  • Experience with a range of operating systems, including Windows, VMware, and RHEL and CentOS  
  • Experience with a range of hardware, including Cisco, Dell, Apple, and EMC
  • Experience with Atlassian Suite, MS Office Suite, MS Active Directory, LDAP, SAP
  • Proficiency with programming languages: Perl, Python, Shell scripting, and PowerShell
  • Experience with configuration management tools: Ansible, Puppet, or Chef
  • Familiarity with networking protocols: TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, SSH, FTP, HTTP/S
  • Experience with systems auditing and hardening
  • Motivated self-starter, enthusiastic and innovative
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written

Keywords: Cyber Security Specialist, Information Security, Data Center, Vulnerability Management, Clearance Job

Job ID: 317736

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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