Planning, implementing, managing, monitoring, and upgrading security measures for the protection of the organization’s data, systems, and networks
Troubleshooting security and network problems
Responding to all system and/or network security breaches
Ensuring that the organization’s data and infrastructure are protected by enabling the appropriate security controls
Participating in the change management process
Testing and identifying network and system vulnerabilities
Daily administrative tasks, reporting, and communication with the relevant departments in the organization
Evaluating the organization’s security needs and establish best practices and standards accordingly
Designing, implementing, maintaining, overseeing, and upgrading all security measures needed to protect organizations’ data, systems, and networks
Responding to all security breaches to the network and associated systems
Troubleshooting all network and security issues and incidents
Routinely conduct penetration testing
Taking appropriate security measures to ensure that the organization’s infrastructure and existing data are kept safe
Conducting testing and scans to identify any vulnerabilities in the network and system
Taking an active role in the change management process
Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (BS) or its equivalent formal training/certifications.
Minimum three (3) to six (6) years in the Information Technology (IT) industry with an admin and security focus.
Firewall and routing experience, backup and restoration experience within an enterprise environment (Symantec Backup Exec, etc.), Virtual machine/server experience.
Active Directory and Windows Server experience, patching, auditing, and securing.
VOIP Administration, MSO365 Administration, TCP/IP networking, VLANs and Data Encryption.
Experience implementing, maintaining and using Security tools: IPS, IDS, SIEM.
Desired Experience with Regulatory compliance such as PCI, SOX, NIST, NERC etc.
Desired Certifications (or similar): Security+, CySA+, CISSP, GSEC, GCIH, CEH
Incident handling, SOC experience a plus.
Bonus: IT-related tasks for DoD contracts.
Must read, write and understand English.
Regular and predictable attendance is an essential function for this position.
Must be authorized to work in the USA.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, customer service skills, analytical and troubleshooting skills.