Junior Level Security Analyst / Security Engineer

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Job Description

Hi, Greetings!!! This is Abrar from Microexcel. We have one urgent requirement with one of our Direct Client. If you are interested or know someone who is looking for projects, please reply me the details ASAP to mailto . You can reach me at to discuss this opportunity. Position Junior Level Security Analyst Security Engineer Duration 4 Months Contract to Hire Location Remote (Chicago, IL or San Diego, CA) Roles Responsibilities Monitoring security accesses. Conducting security assessments through vulnerability testing and risk analysis Performing both internal and external security audits Analyzing security breaches to identify the root cause. Continuously updating the companyrsquos incident response and disaster recovery plans Verifying the security of third-party vendors and collaborating with them to meet security requirements. Install software that is created to protect sensitive information, such as firewalls and data encryption programs. Monitor the company's networks to keep an eye out for any security breaches and investigate it if one does occur. Research the latest in information technology security trends to keep up to date with the subject and use the latest technology to protect information. HelpContribute to Develop a security plan for the best standards and practices for the company. Conduct frequent testing of simulated cyber-attacks to look for vulnerabilities in the computer systems and take care of these before an outside cyber-attack. Help co-workers when they need to install a new program or learn about security procedures. Quick Learner and appetite to excel in the Cyber Security domain. BachelorsMasters Degree in Computer Science or Equivalent Domain. Familiarity or knowledge of some of the following 2-5 Yrs of working experience in the Security domain Required and a mix of Network experience is preferred. Prepare reports that take note of security breaches and the extent of the damage caused by these breaches. Network Monitoring Tools, Vulnerability Management, Packet Sniffers, Risk Analysis, Threat MonitoringHunting, Incident Command Planning (ICP), Incident Response (IR), DebugTroubleshooting network issues, QoS. Network switching, architecture design in mid-sizeenterprise organizations (multi-locations). Cloud Security JuniperCisco Networks Switches, Configuring JunOSIOS. Troubleshooting, problem-solving to perform daily network management. SonicWall Cisco Juniper PaloAlto Firewalls. IP-Sec (Site-2-Site VPN) Tunnels, SSL VPNs for end-users with 2FAMFA. Wireless networks (Juniper MIST, Cisco, Aruba, Ubiquity, Airohive, etc). Strong documentation and written communication skills. Routing protocols (e.g. OSPF, EIGRP, BGP). SD-WAN Networks. Network connectivity Security with MS Azure Network Services AWS. Any additional related networksecurity skills (including on Linux). Either pursuing or desire to pursue anysome of the following certifications CCSK, CISSP, CEH, ECSA, Azure Security, AWS Security, Certified Pen Tester, Google Cloud Security, etc.