Hardware & Software Asset Analyst – Cisco ISE – Morrisville, NC
Location:Morrisville, NC
Full-time or Part-time:Full Time
Open Date:6/16/2018
Requisition Code:201806-1339
  
Job Description

Hardware & Software Asset Analyst – Cisco ISE – Morrisville, NC

Job Description:  USPS is looking for an individual who will join the security team of a major nationwide organization, with thousands of sites, to continually improve its complex multi-protocol nationwide network.  A network application security engineer who understands how the Hardware / Software Asset Management program of a large enterprise should work is needed to support the team. The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations.

 

Responsibilities will include:

Candidate will assess network threats such as computer viruses, exploits, and malicious attacks
Determine true threats, false positives and network system misconfigurations and provide solutions in a timely manner
Serve as a Subject Matter Expert in the analysis of tool outputs and providing recommendations for improving the overall security posture of the client
Conduct heavy analysis of asset data to aggregate multiple data inputs and put assets into context to identify vulnerabilities and potential gaps

 

Required Skills:

Strong Cisco ISE experience with developing policies for enforcement services, NAC, developing monitoring, and reporting of notable items for security and operational services.
Strong Splunk experience in creating effective dashboards, hunting cyber threats using event correlation, and acting on machine intelligence to remediate vulnerabilities and risk to the enterprise
Netflow analytics for compliance and threat hunting
Work with suppliers of data (e.g., WonMug, Cisco ISE, StealthWatch) to maximize efficiency and accuracy of data feeds into Splunk. Advise suppliers of potential features in their tools that could be activated to improve security (e.g., TrustSec and Security Group Tagging in ISE)
Ability to map application components to identify security problems and provide solutions
Analyze data imports into Splunk for accuracy and completeness; compare data from the various network security tools to identify overlaps and search for gaps.
Conduct initial triage assessments of findings from network security tools
Engages with other internal and external forces to get and share information to improve processes and security posture
Troubleshoots application connectivity and performance through log analysis and network captures, etc.

 

Desired Skills:

Experience with Flexera/B|DNA, Splunk, BMC Atrium, ServiceNow, and enterprise network infrastructures
Experience with ForeScout CounterACT, Cisco ISE, MobileIron, and Tanium
Project planning experience
Excellent writing skills
Microsoft office suite of applications

 

Desired Certifications:
CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH), SFCP, GCIA, ISSEP, ISSMP, GCIH, GCFA, CSLC, CISM, CCNA, CCNP

Abilities Required:
• While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel while typing at a computer keyboard.
• The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, or lift objects up to 10 pounds.
• The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The vision requirements include: close vision.
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