Large utility company in downtown Kansas City looking for a Senior Information Security Analyst. This is for a 1 year contract.
Must have 10 years plus combined IT and Info Security experience, including experience with Check Point firewalls.
Must have Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field.
Must have Certification: CISSP or similar industry certification is required.
Must have RECENT Check Point Firewall experience.
Must be able to hit the ground running to work on very urgent and complex projects! Manager requires a well-seasoned/strong and certified (CISSP) Sr. Info Security Analyst who has experience with the following: Making firewall changes, make App Control changes, test and configure IPS blade, build and deploy firewalls, review IDS logs, reviewing firewall logs, analyzing malware, apply patches to various types of assets, upgrade security tools such as nCircle, Firemon, Envision, etc, perform policy reviews, write procedures, audit user access, audit firewall rules and other miscellaneous things.
Successful candidates typically have combined 5+ yrs experience in info security and 5+ yrs experience in IT. Skills in information security control technologies.
Experience in computing and information security, including experience with Internet technology and security issues. Experience should include security policy development, security education, network penetration testing, application vulnerability assessments, risk analysis and compliance testing. Knowledge of information security standards and desktop, server, application, database, network security principles for risk identification and analysis. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Excellent communication oral, written, presentation, interpersonal and consultative skills.
Targeted start date 9/01/13 (or sooner would be great!). This will likely be for a 1 year engagement.