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IT Security Specialist
Ref No.: 20-01620
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 04/27/2020 to 04/27/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking an IT Security Specialist with our client in the financial industry in their Charlotte, NC; Lenexa, KS; Troy, MI; Norcross, GA; Longwood, FL; or Plano, TX location. This is a 12 month + contract position.

  • Analyze requirements, identify gaps and execute plans for private cloud and virtualization projects
  • Work closely with subject matter experts, system administrators, and operations leaders to ensure delivery of private cloud and virtualization solutions
  • Understand and adhere to GIS security requirements
  • Identify trends and areas of opportunity, by turning data into actionable information related to the operational effectiveness of private cloud and virtualization solutions
  • Exercise judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for analyzing data
  • Utilize in-depth technical knowledge and project management experience to design and implement solutions
  • Good understanding of virtual automation workflow administration tools such as: vRA/vRO
  • Demonstrated experience with VMWare and/or Azure
  • Hypervisor ESX/ESX, Hyper-V
  • Virtualization vCenter, vRealize Automation vRA
  • Automation & Orch vRA/vRO, Powershell, Vsphere PowerCLI
  • Security Active Directory
  • Networking DNS, DHCP, IPAM, VLAN/VXLAN, Virtual switch/NIC configuration, F5 BigIP, SDN /NSX
  • Database MSSQL
  • API VMWare (Vcenter, VRealize, vRO) AD, WS-SOAP, REST, Data Format (CSV, XML, JSON, YAML)
  • Strong problem solving skills, data validation, and testing to identify/resolve errors and exceptions
  • Knowledge of hosting platforms, with emphasis on security and access controls
  • Ability to articulate technical and business issues and solutions effectively to business or technical staff across organizational layers
  • Demonstrate an aptitude for critical thinking in complex situations and an ability to synthesize ambiguous data into concrete insights
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to highlight gaps and promote common understanding between stakeholders, engineering groups and operations
  • Ability to operate independently and self-lead workload and projects
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Information Security or related field experience
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
Desired Skills:
  • Cloud Platforms: VMWare, Azure private cloud
  • Hypervisor ESX/ESXi, Hyper-V
  • Virtualization Software Defined Network (NSX) Software Defined Storage (VSAN)
  • Automation & Orch Bash, Batch, Python, vRA/vRO
  • Security Syslog/NG, Splunk (VRLI)/Cloudera, Qualys, VMWare VCM security integration, ESM
  • Networking 3DNS, Cisco, Arista, AVI
  • Database Oracle, MySQL, Postgres, MongoDB
  • Excellent organizational skills, able to manage multiple work streams simultaneously and respond to rapidly changing demands
  • Expert written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) best practices- A positive attitude, willing to jump in and tackle new challenges
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”