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Senior Network Security Specialist

Posted on: November 8, 2010, Job Type: Full Time

Job Title: Senior Network Security Specialist
Skills: Security Operations and Architecture, Unix Administration
Location: Alpharetta, GA

Job Description:
Our client, with a solid reputation for many years in the Insurance industry, is seeking a highly qualified Senior Network Security Specialist to work in Alpharetta, GA. This is a permanent position, direct hire to our client. The ideal candidate has solid experience working with Security and has hands on design and development experience. A Bachelor’s Degree from a reputable university along with a minimum of 5 years professional experience is required. Solid written and verbal skills are a must as is being a team player. This is a permanent role with an excellent salary, bonus structure and benefits.
Job Function
• Management of Proxy gateways and Web Application security including software upgrades and regular maintenance
• Implement proxy configurations to support new applications and modifications to existing
• Assist customers and other technical staff in problem solving situations
• Perform and document network operations processes and procedures including
installation and testing of network upgrades, fail over, and configuration
• Ensure environment is stable and in compliance with corporate security policy and
• Participate in defining and developing long-term security related strategies
• Good working knowledge of security products from Bluecoat, McAfee
• Understanding of Networking and Network Protocols
• UNIX Administration – Sun Solaris, Linux, Shell Scripting

Required skills
• 5-7 years of experience in Security Operations and Architecture
• Good troubleshooting skills
• Must possess strong verbal and excellent written communications skills
• Ability to learn quickly through personal initiative or with little assistance
• Participate in defining and developing long-term security related strategies
• Ensure environment is compliance with corporate security policy.
• Accountable for delivering security configuration changes in a timely fashion.
• Maintenance and operational changes of the environment in-line with Change Management process
• Must exhibit team-oriented approach
• Bachelor’s Degree in related field.

Desired Skills
IBM Datapower Security products, F5 Global and Local Traffic Managers
Ms Office, Lotus Notes, MS Project, Remedy, Visio

Send resumé in MS Word format to: s.edelman@pivotal-solutions.net