Web Proxy Security Operations L3 Support - SANS (Schenectady)


: $147,746.67 - $187,860.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Financial Services - Banking/Investment/Finance

A Contract position at a global financial services firm.

Pay Options: IC - Self Incorporated or w2.

Contact Maxim call (646)###-#### or email ...@sans.com with the Job Code MN33697 or Click the Apply Now button (Sorry, NO 3rd Party (Subcontract) or 1099 for this position!).

Location: Downtown, NYC - Financial District.

Skills required for the position:PROXY SERVER, LINUX, FIREWALLS, TCP/IP, HTML, ROUTING.

Detailed Info:

Responsibilities :

The candidate must demonstrate strong technical qualities

- preferably in a global environment, ideally within the finance industry.

- Provide Level 3 Operations support for a global perimeter Web proxy and Web security enterprise infrastructure

- Maintain Web 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.

- 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.

Development/Computing Environment: Skills Required

- Moderate-Advanced proxy experience required including engineering of flows via proxy and cli access for troubleshooting; Bluecoat ProxySG Appliance experience preferred.

- Good understanding of the protocols underpinning the web

- TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL/TLS etc... Ideal candidate would be able to intelligently dissect all 7 layers of the OSI stack

- Excellent understanding and experience architecting and implementing Web security solutions.

- Good understanding on Web Proxy infrastructure serving various application layer protocols such as HTTP/HTTPs/SOCKS/FTP/ICAP

- Scripting and Development Skills (Perl, Python, Shell).

- Moderate 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.)

Skills Desired

- Web and database development skills (HTML, JavaScript, SQL, ETL)

- Web Proxy, Bluecoat/Zscaler or other major web proxy competitor

- Experience within financial services industry preferred


The position offers competitive rate.

- provided by Dice
Associated topics: finance, financial, financial advisor, financial product, financial professional, financial service, investment, merchant service, security, stock broker * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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