SHAPE / Akamai Security Engineer – Morrisville, NC
Location:Morrisville, NC
Full-time or Part-time:Full Time
Requisition Code:201806-1346
  
Job Description

SHAPE / Akamai Security Engineer – Morrisville, NC

Job Description:  A large multi-national organization 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.  The ideal candidate for this job will be an experienced information security practitioner who is goal-oriented and strives to exceed expectations. 


Responsibilities

·Work closely with stakeholders to implement, maintain, and troubleshoot  Shape / Akamai web application firewall appliances across select customer applications and ensure its peak performance.
·Work closely with other cybersecurity groups to coordinate and de-conflict protective measures.
·Monitor and interpret traffic analytics to help identify malicious traffic.
·Analyze and interpret raw data using Splunk and other analytic tools to and statistical techniques to identify trends and patterns and provide ongoing insight and visibility to management.
·Work closely with management to prioritize business and information needs.
·Provide ongoing support to existing monitoring capabilities and data collection systems. Provide development support for the expansion and implementation of new systems.
·Locate and define new process improvement opportunities across a broad customer.
·Help to develop and document procedural guides, SOPs, and process flows for the functions performed
·Contributing to the development of re-engineering methods to improve processes, reduce risks, increase controls and/or increase customer satisfaction
·Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.

 

Desired Skills

·Advanced technical expertise with Excel 
·Strong knowledge of and experience with business intelligence software, databases (SQL etc).
·Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasets
·Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
·Experience working in a fast paced complex system 
·Experience in a very large enterprise environment
·Understanding of working with a complex network is a plus

 

Education Level:  Bachelor’s degree in Computers or other business related major; or equivalent experience                                    

Experience Years:  At least 3-4 years’ experience in data, or operational analysis    
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.
EEO Statement
Catapult Consultants is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that every employee has the right to work in a dignified work environment free from all forms of discrimination and harassment. It’s our policy to recruit, employ, retain, compensate, train, promote, discipline, terminate and otherwise treat all employees and job applicants based solely on qualifications, performance, and competence. This policy reflects our belief that providing equal opportunities for all employees is a both our legal and moral responsibility, and good management practice.

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Disclaimer
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.