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IT Security Specialist

  • Richmond, VA
  • Direct Hire
  • Job ID: 21-00118

Were looking for a driven IT Security Specialist passionate about building innovating solutions to prevent against an ever-expanding battery of cyberattacks. We will look to you to defend our critical information and computer networks from opportunistic hackers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Safeguard information system assets by identifying and solving potential and actual security problems.
  • Protects system by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources.
  • Recognizes problems by identifying abnormalities, reporting violations.
  • Implements security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
  • Keeps users informed by preparing performance reports, communicating system status.
  • Maintain and implement physical security and identity and access systems
  • Ensure compliance with PCI level one, CCPA, GPDR requirements.
     

Qualifications / Skills:

  • System administration
  • Network security
  • Problem solving
  • Information security policies
  • Firewall administration
  • Routers, hubs, and switches
     

Education, Experience, and Licensing Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent education or work experience
  • 2+ years of prior relevant experience
  • Advanced certifications such as SANS GIAC/GCIA/GCIH, CISSP or CASP and/or SIEM-specific training and certification
  • Advanced understanding of TCP/IP, common networking ports and protocols, traffic flow, system administration, OSI model, defense-in-depth, and common security elements.
     

For immediate response please forward resumes to [email protected]
 
Josh Hill
IT Recruiter
321-704-9841
www.valintry.com

For a list of our current openings please visit Valintry's Jobs Webpage

Applicants for this opportunity must have an unrestricted right to work in the United States.
[Persons in H-l, L-l, and OPT EAD status do not have unrestricted right to work.]


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