Information Security Engineer

Location: Manhattan Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Banking and Finance Type: Permanent
Full Time Security Engineer opportunity to join and grow existing technical skills on the security team of a Manhattan Global Fin Tech company. This role is highly technical and hands on as you'll be working alongside a very high caliber team tackling upcoming projects around behavior analytics, end point security, encryption, data loss prevention, malware protection, along with other big portfolio projects.

You'll have access to a full suite of technologies allowing you to expand your skillset and up your existing skill levels as you'll be at the heart of the Information Security Engineering. To be successful in this role you will hold the required technical knowledge as well as the self-drive and motivation. While you will receive training and support you will be expected to take the wheel and drive from the start.

Responsibilities include:

* Performing security assessments and analysis
* Design, implement, and coordinate with Global IT team to mitigate discovered risks
* Designing and deploying emerging security solutions: vulnerability management, SIEM, anti-malware etc.
* Maintaining security awareness around threats within financial sector
* Work alongside business units to build technology to the improve investment returns

Required Experience:

* 3+ yrs of professional work experience in Information Security
* TCP/IP and OSI model
* Windows and Unix
* OSI Model
* Active Directory
* Proficiency in Network Security
* Bachelor's Degree in IT, Computer Science or related

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