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Email Specialist
Ref No.: 17-00873
Location: Wayne, New Jersey
Rate: $650/per day including our margin
Duration: 1 yrs
  • Perimeter email Specialist the Enterprise Security Platforms (ESP) Senior Email Specialist provides the highest level of consultancy and solution design for the firm's perimeter email platforms.
  • The role will focus on design, migration planning and implementation of the firm's next-generation secure email gateway infrastructure.
  • The role is suited to an experienced messaging specialist with a strong background in enterprise security. This role is primarily project based, with numerous activities to expand and enhance the services provided within the environment. Responsibilities:
  • The candidate must demonstrate strong technical qualities - preferably in a global environment, ideally within the finance industry
  • Analysis and implementation of perimeter email security and email routing solutions.
  • Provide architecture assurance on messaging initiatives.
  • Implementation of email security standards such as DKIM, SPF and DMARC.
  • Maintain email security infrastructure, providing stability by developing tools, policies, processes and procedures for the operations teams.
  • Provide a secure environment, by implementing controls to manage and mitigate risks.
  • Provide consultancy services to IT Security teams.
  • Develop automated metrics reporting capabilities.
  • Create, review, maintain and update documentation including Documenting & Publishing fixes in central knowledge base
  • Work with global colleagues to provide globally consistent processes and solutions.
  • Investigate & Troubleshoot root causes when escalated from operations.
  • Escalate and liaise with additional internal/external groups when required. ? Input into Business Continuity Planning and Practices.
Skills Required
  • Excellent understanding and experience architecting and implementing email security solutions.
  • Expert knowledge on open source MTA implementations, including Sendmail and Postfix.
  • Experience with Proof point Messaging Security Gateways.
  • Strong knowledge of integration of messaging platforms with LDAP (OpenLDAP) directory.
  • Experience with email encryption implementations with PKI integration.
  • Scripting and Development Skills (Perl, Python, Shell).Design and implementation experience with Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions. ? Expert knowledge of SMTP (RFC 821/5321), TLS, DNS and related standards.
  • Strong Linux Sysadmin experience.
  • Interpersonal Skills - Communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player
  • Project Management Skills with experience on enterprise projects.
  • Strong general networking background (Firewalls, Routing, Load Balancing, OSI Model, Packet trace and analysis, etc.)
Bonus Skills:
  • Implementation experience with emerging email controls such as DMARC
  • Experience within financial services industry preferred
  • Web and database development skills (HTML, JavaScript, SQL, ETL)