Job Summary

Senior Cyber Security Engineer (8+ years of expertise)

  • Location:
    Weehawken , New Jersey
  • Salary:
    83 $ - 91 $ / Hour
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Modis is currently seeking a Senior Cyber Security Engineer for an exciting long-term contract opportunity with our large financial institution.
This job opportunity is scheduled to last 6+ months, and has the possibility of extensions!  This is an amazing opportunity to get your name out there with a global client that caters to millions of people worldwide.
**Please note that candidates MUST be authorized to work for any employer in the US without the need for sponsorship. This is a permanent opportunity. NO Recruiter or Third Party/Agency Inquiries.
Daily Responsibilities & Tasks
• Work in a global team and take over the Architecture responsibilities for one or more projects
• Design technical implementations for integration of various security components
• Oversee deployment of various security technology components
• Act as the subject matter expert for your domain
Required Qualifications & Technical Skills
• Minimum 7+ years of cyber security experience
• Extensive knowledge and expertise working with Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) Best Practices
• 5+ years’ experience with Web Application Firewall Design and Integration
• IP Network Design and Integration (Cisco and Juniper) experience
• Strong background with Unix/Linux OS and at least one scripting Language
• Familiarity with Splunk, Netcool, SevOne and other Enterprise Level Monitoring Tools
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Ability to present technical material to a non-technical audience
• Good understanding of all aspects of IT Security and experience in IT security implementations
• Proactive attitude and pragmatic approach
• Background in Financial Services Industry preferred
• Knowledge of project management and SDLC preferred
• University Degree in a technology area (IT Security preferred) or equivalent industry experience
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