Linux Security Specialist (World class)
VanRath IT - Belfast
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Unix System Administrator
Computer Security Specialist
Linux Security Specialist
We are partnering with this high profile client to hire an industry leading Linux Security specialist for a high visibility world class security team.
The successful candidate will work for my clients threat & Vulnerability Management team. The individual will be working with different technologies and methodologies within information security. They will assist this group with implementing and configuring security threat monitoring technologies.
Role will include;
Creation and update of Linux Security hardening techniques for all production Linux systems.
Continued Compliance and security management of Linux systems
Monitoring of all Linux production systems in the EU, creation of dashboards that analyse and create alerts based on policy violation & business rules.
The ideal candidate:
Working knowledge of SIEM technology and Information Security methodology or similar i.e CSSP level.
Experience with Anti Malware Technologies
Linux system administration experience (Red Hat)
Systems hardening and security patching background
Other nice to haves include;
Shell / Perl scripting
Solid awareness of Internet protocols and associated services (TCP/IP, HTTP/HTTPS, DNS, SMTP etc)
Experience of security investigation / forensics on Linux OS
Experience with working in a team setting, able to take direction well, detail oriented and have a good understanding of information security from concept, design to implementation and monitoring.
Other Desirable skills
Working experience of Intrusion Detection Systems and associated monitoring.
Strong understanding of information security engineering processes, architecture methodologies, industry best practices and governance models (SANS, GIAC, COBIT, etc) and generally accepted security principles .
An excellent benefits and reward package is on offer that involves comprehensive training, and the very real chance to progress within a dynamic sector of the software industry.
Our client promotes flexible work hours and a healthy work/life balance.
For further information please contact Phil Gamble in the strictest confidence on 0870 774 1000 or apply via the link on this page.
(IF YOU HAVE FORWARDED YOUR CV TO VANRATH WITHIN THE LAST 3 MONTHS please do not apply as our specialist consultants are aware of your availability. If you would like to contact VanRath for an update please call our consultants directly on 0870 774 1000.) NIjobs - 11 months ago