Dell IT Security, Sr. Advisor - Durham NC in Durham, North Carolina
IT Security, Sr. Advisor
Dell provides the technology that transforms the way we all work and live. But we are more than a technology company — we are a people company. We inspire, challenge and respect every one of our over 100,000 employees. We also provide them with unparalleled growth and development opportunities. We can’t wait for you to discover this for yourself as a IT Security, Sr Advisor on our Infrastructure Engineering & Security Operations team in Durham NC.
In a world of increasingly malicious threats to data security, robust systems protection is a top priority for every company. Here at Dell, we work at the cutting edge of internet security, responding quickly to the changing online landscape. Our IT Security team supports our customers with security infrastructure design, operation and support. As well as planning and installing network security systems, we investigate vulnerabilities and incidents relating to firewalls and systems to provide a timely response to security alerts.
Defines and implements information security strategies and procedure
Works with engineering teams to define and refine information security and systems management policies and settings
Monitors and assesses vendor and 3rd party information security reports/lists
Evaluates new and emerging products, technologies and make recommendations to leadership concerning introduction of new technologies
Reviews, prioritizes and recommends information security improvements as they relate to the achievement of Dell’s business goals and objectives
Coordinates, administers, manages and monitors the use of access control systems security tools and intrusion detection systems to identify anomalous events and security infractions that exploit system vulnerabilities
Integrates information security controls into an environment to identify risks and reduce their impact
Provides analysis of potential risk to information security and recommends solutions
Creates and maintains information security documentation
Communicates information security procedures to users
Reviews and recommends changes to information security policies
Designs, develops or recommends security systems solutions for protection of proprietary/confidential data and systems
Provide network infrastructure support (deploy and maintain network hardware) to the team when needed
IT security industry experience and an understanding of the associated technology risk
Experienced in end user security technologies like Antivirus, Device Encryptions, HOST IDS
Knowledge of log management tools, PKI etc.; Knowledge (router/switch)
Working knowledge of UNIX, LINUX and Microsoft technologies
Applied knowledge of risk management concepts
Expert knowledge of systems and network administration i.e. desktop, server
Thorough knowledge of the Globally Accepted Information Security Principles
Requires 4+ years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree; or 2+ years with a Master’s degree; or 1+years with a PhD; or equivalent experience
Recent experience with Sonicwall and Palo Alto
Recent experience with Nexpose and Nmap
A certification in one or more of the following: Security+, CISSP, GIAC, SSCP or, CEH; Cisco Certified Network Associate, Checkpoint Cert.Sys.Admin and Checkpoint Cert.Sys.Engineer; Cisco Certified Security Professional (CCSP)
We offer highly competitive salaries, bonus programs, world-class benefits, and unparalleled growth and development opportunities — all to create a compelling and rewarding work environment.
If you’re keen to work on diverse and highly complex information security problems, this is your opportunity to develop with Dell.
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