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Security Administrator in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 1/25/2019

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    Boston, MA
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Job Description

Our client is an international insurance company with over 150 years of experience. As the recipient of many “Top Employers” awards, they have demonstrated that they are dedicated to making a difference not only in their community but also in the lives of their employees. They are currently looking for a Security Administrator to join their growing team.

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.

Requirements of the Security Administrator:

  • At least 5 years of experience in a security role, including systems monitoring, analysis, and troubleshooting
  • Strong knowledge of web application firewalls - Kona, Imperva - and limits of WAF technology 
  • Understanding of web application security, including OWASP Top Ten and application layer protocols and attacks
  • Experience with application security testing like dynamic scanning and/or results analysis
  • Solid experience maintaining/launching/supporting a WAF and associated challenges; experience  writing/testing WAF rules
  • Experience extracting and analyzing WAF traffic
  • Ability and drive to proactively review alerts and provide reports or analysis for further action
  • Experience with SIEM tools like Splunk; SQL experience
  • Programming experience is a definite plus

Keywords: Security Administrator, Systems Analysis, Kona, Imperva, WAF, OWASP Top Ten, SIEM, Splunk, SQL, Insurance

Job ID: 315322

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging nearly 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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