CISSP Jobs - Unix Security Engineer, 12855

at Huxley Associates
Location New York, NY
Date Posted January 12, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time



  • SME in Unix security technologies, tools and methodologies including hands on experience.
  • Provide vision and strategy to integrated security controls across Unix infrastructure both on-premise and in cloud.
  • Provide architecture assurance on Cloud security initiatives and compliance of existing security standards interfacing with infrastructure and development teams.
  • Assist with the development and implementation of the ISP roadmap.
  • Monitor compliance with the organization's information security policies and procedures among employees, contractors and third parties.
  • Maintain security infrastructure tools built on the Cloud platform, providing stability and policies and procedures.

Qualifications/Skills Required

  • Bachelors in Computer Science or Engineering preferred
  • Hands-on technical experience with configuration management and Unix systems (RedHat, CentOS)
  • Knowledge of Unix deployment security, lifecycle, and operations practices.
  • Development and scripting skills (Python, Perl, shell scripting, other)
  • Knowledge of technologies such as Linux containers (Docker), frameworks (Mesos, Chronos, Marathon), RBAC frameworks (SELinux/AppArmor), and BigData (Hadoop) a plus.
  • Familiarity with hardening standards related to Unix systems such as SANS, CIS, and others.
  • Strong knowledge and experience in a variety of technologies including: Unix, Networking, and Storage.
  • Strong knowledge of NIS, LDAP, Active Directory, Kerberos, SAML
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure, such as VMware vSphere, EC2, Xen, KVM, OpenStack
  • At least one security certification (CISSP, GCIA, CISM, etc.).

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