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Senior Network Engineer

Position Description

Taurean Consulting is looking for a strong Information Technology Security Engineer to manage the operations of IT Security for a growing company in the Reno, NV area.   In this role, you will manage all security devices and guide the various departments in implementation and tuning network security infrastructure; analyze security threats and vulnerabilities; and handle cyber security incidents. You will be a part of a team with a culture of security innovation and creativity that requires a driven and pro-active mindset.

Responsibilities

  • Implement advanced network threat protection tools
  • Manage and tune Next-gen firewalls, IDS, and EPP
  • Assist with Security Information and Event Management implementation
  • Assist with the design of cloud security strategy and processes
  • Assist with web security gateway/internet proxy implementation and tuning
  • Research security issues, 0-day attacks and vulnerabilities and define remediation plans through risk ranking and scoring
  • Analyze threat intelligence, and serve as a SME for enterprise security operations
  • Monitor all security logs and events
  • Generate daily, weekly and quarterly reports that will be presented to manager
  • Create and implement new initiative using security best practices
  • Perform Patch management for all company devices
  • Perform internal pen-test and phishing attacks and trainings
  • Mitigate security lapses found by external security company during vulnerability assessments and pen-tests and train users on security aspects in regard to any necessary IT security topic.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT security or similar competency, with CISSP, CISA, CISM strongly preferred
  • Experience in the IT Field with at least 3 years emphasis on security
  • Experience planning, researching, and developing security policies, standards, and procedures
  • Experience developing and managing Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery, and Incident Response Plans and associated training programs
  • Experience with Next Gen security design and management
  • Solid network knowledge focusing on security
  • IDS monitoring and management including building necessary reports and alerts
  • Proficient in auditing and testing security

Apply Today!

If you thrive in a fast paced environment and always looking for a challenge, give us a call at 702.529.0378 or apply to this position using the form provided.


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Taurean Consulting Group

5215 Ponderosa Way, Suite D
Las Vegas, NV 89118