Penetration Testing Engineer
Location: Charlotte Status: Contract Compensation: Submit Competitive Rate Education Level: Not Specified Title: Information Security Engineer Location: Charlotte, NC Type: Contract Duration: 3 - 6 months Job Description: Our client, a leading provider of cable and telecom services, is seeking an Information Security Engineer to work closely with the business and technology owners. This position will be primarily responsible for Information Security Penetration Testing in support of Security certification activities. The focus is ensuring that systems, networks, and environment are designed and implemented to the appropriate security standard. Duties include: Performs vulnerability scanning and risk analysis as well as penetration testing. Works closely with business units across the organization to enhance the overall security posture of the TWC environment. Key contributions will be conducting security evaluations of systems, assessing technical and other control mechanisms, and validating exposures from a security perspective. Required Skills: Demonstrated knowledge of information security principles, standards, practices and subject areas. Expert with various network, host and application security protocols, tools and auditing packages. Extensive experience in network vulnerability testing and security assessments. Information Security Certifications, such as CISSP and CEH, GPEN, CPT, GWAPT or GIAC. Strong foundation and in-depth technical knowledge of security engineering, computer and network security, authentication and security protocols, and applied cryptography. Adept with onsite and remote penetration testing of network, web communications and all elements of LAN/WAN, Internet, IDS/IPS, encryption, and Firewalls. Skilled in the use of pen testing tools such as nmap, nessus, dsniff, backtrack, metasploit, coreimpact, network sniffers and fuzzers. Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills. Flexible, self-motivated, and results-oriented with flexibility to handle multiple priorities in a dynamic environment. Bachelors degree required. .* W2 only; No third party or 1099 candidates.* Application Requirements Client will not accept subcontractors Required Qualifications: Security LAN Firewall CISSP Penetration Tester Benefits/Perks Medical Dental Vision and Life Insurance for Full-time W2 Consultants. Supplemental Disability and Long-Term Care Insurance Dependent Care Assistance. 401(k) with Roth feature. Free E-learning Courses About MATRIX Whatever your career destination, we're how you get there. For more than 27 years, MATRIX has placed talented contract and permanent IT professionals like yourself at thousands of top-notch organizations throughout the U.S., ranging from Fortune 50 to small IT shops across all industries. MATRIX surrounds you with personal services from assistance with your Resume and interviewing skills, to background information on the companies you will interview with, and more. Once you are onboard as a MATRIX consultant, we offer outstanding benefits, a 401(k) program (or plan), discounted training, and other valuable incentives. Apply today at MATRIX. Please Note: Your Resume will never be submitted to a client company without your prior knowledge and consent to do so.
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