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Technical Security Engineer :17-04407
Ref No.: 17-04407
Location: Sunnyvale, California
Primary Skills : Information security, system administration or software engineering, vulnerabilities
Duration : 06+ Months 
Location : Sunnyvale, CA


Responsibilities :
  • The ideal candidate will have great interest in information security, has hands-on security engineering experience and be able to come up with creative and unique solutions to security- related problems.
  • The Analyst will perform technical security engineering activities including the following:
  • Perform vulnerability scans, analysis, validation and remediation activities.
  • Perform network and application penetration testing.
  • Research and assess new threats, vulnerability security trends and security alerts, recommend remedial action.
  • Perform security validation for configuration settings on different systems.
Minimum Qualifications :
  • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3 years of information security work experience.
  • Strong scripting, system administration or software engineering background (e.g. Python, Ruby, Javascript, Perl, or Java).
  • Fluent in a variety of web application protocols, operating systems and networking technologies.
  • Strong Understanding of common network vulnerabilities, OS vulnerabilities (Linux, Windows and OSX), patching and attack patterns.
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and engineering skills.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Solid organizational skills and strong customer service skills.
  • Experience with parsing / analysis of large data sets (e.g. vulnerability scan results)
Desired Qualifications :
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP).
  • Expertise with OWASP/NIST security concepts and common application security risks, such as XSS, XSRF, SQL Injection, Cookie Manipulation among others.
  • Familiarity with Enterprise Vulnerability Management tools such as Rapid 7 Nexpose, Nessus and Qualys.
  • Familiarity with Amazon Web Services (AWS) security

  Please apply directly with your updated resume or call Somya at : 408-512-2370