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Enterprise IT Security Specialist in Raleigh, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 5/3/2019

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    Raleigh, NC
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Enterprise IT Security Specialist with our industry-leading client in Raleigh.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Enterprise IT Security Specialist:

  • Work within our existing security technology portfolio to report violations, implement security improvements, evaluate trends and anticipate requirements.
  • Engage in day-to-day support of the customers, partners, and systems involved in various organizational processes.
  • Responsible to monitor and detect risks to the organization, identify sources and methods of attack, locate and preserve electronic evidence as needed.
  • Will analyze, recommend, develop, implement and maintain systems and processes that protect business and client information.
  • Ensures that the Antivirus platform is properly maintained and that all enterprise computers and devices have proper protection, signatures, and revisions. This includes evaluation of current policy sets and modification where needed to improve security posture or system performance.
  • Configure and maintain email security settings. This includes the profiles that dictate permitted flows, including blocked domains, blocked file types, and banner / appended messages.
  • Work within Cisco Umbrella to manage policies and evaluate effectiveness related to client and server DNS protection.
  • Develop, implement, and operate access management technology and processes as part of an enterprise cyber security program.
  • Develop and maintain access management reports and processes to identify access events, exceptions, or trends which require investigation, remediation, or mitigation.

Requirements of the Enterprise IT Security Specialist:

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or directly related field and two years of professional experience related to assignment, or equivalent experience
  • Enterprise domain experience is a must.
  • Knowledge of Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, GPO, PKI.
  • Understanding of networking concepts and configurations.
  • Understanding of varying networking protocols (TCP, UDP, SSH, SSL, etc.).
  • Demonstrated knowledge in SIEM solution(s) (LogRhythm, Splunk, ArcSight, etc.).
  • Demonstrated knowledge with Endpoint protection solutions.
  • Expert understanding of varying security applications (WireShark, MetaSploit, etc.).
  • Understanding of common security frameworks (ISO, NIST, HiTrust).
  • Understanding of varying industry data standards (PCI, HIPAA, etc.).
  • Strong understanding of parsing, analyzing and identifying events through security logs.

Keywords: Enterprise, Enterprise IT, Security Specialist, Security, Cisco

Job ID: 316960

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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