Hired by Matrix, Inc. Senior Security Engineer in New York, New York

Senior Security Engineer

Job Type:Scout

Job Location:New York


Job Description:

Job Summary

  • Our Client is seeking a Senior Security Engineer possessing a B.S. degree in Information Technology or Computer Science (Master’s degree preferred), a firm understanding of IT Service Management processes, ITIL Certification preferred and 7-10 years network engineering and/or technology management experience.

  • The Network Integration team combines network engineering and systems development to build and operate one of the world’s largest enterprise networks.

  • Our Client needs a creative engineer and technologist to help them build and manage the first lines of defense for the bank as well as advance the processes and monitoring capabilities that enable them to respond to events.

  • The ideal candidate should have a vision on how to compose traditional and non-traditional approaches to solve problems and achieve their goals.

  • In addition to their transformational mission, the Network Integration team routinely works on functions related to: capacity management, technology lifecycle, deployment, regression testing and configuration management.

  • They collaborate with theirr Engineering teams to control the release of new services and partner with their NOC teams to solve issues impacting the bank’s users and services.

Qualification Required


  • B.S. degree in Information Technology or Computer Science (Master’s degree preferred)

  • Firm understanding of IT Service Management processes, ITIL Certification preferred


  • 7-10+ years network engineering and/or technology management experience

  • Subject matter expertise in Blue Coat proxy servers a must. Significant experience with Firewalls (e.g. Checkpoint, Juniper, Fortinet), IDS/IPS, SSL off-loading and malware prevention is highly desired.

  • Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication protocols, cryptography and application security.

  • Expert understanding of network protocols.

  • Hands on security troubleshooting, network-based forensics, and proficient with packet analysis tools like Wireshark, Opnet, etc

  • Experience with root cause analysis, risk mitigation, security assessments, analysis of security threats, trends and architecture preferred.

  • Programming/scripting and/or automation experience (Perl, Python, Ansible, Chef or Puppet)

  • Knowledgeable on network management and monitoring tools (HP NNMi, Syslog, Splunk, Entuity, Tivoli ITM, HPNA, Cisco CMCS, Netscout)

  • Experience managing large, globally dispersed teams of engineers


  • Excellent written and verbal communication. Ability to present at an executive level.

  • Proven ability to manage short and long term engagements with multiple project tracks and teams

  • Ability to interact with clients at all level, from the C-Level to IT individual contributor

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Rushi at 858-703-6733 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: Perm

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. is a full service staffing and recruiting company that enables Fortune 200 and mid-market companies nationwide to achieve their strategic goals. Founded 29 years ago by CEO Sharon Olzerowicz, Hired by Matrix distinguishes itself as an exceptionally reliable partner whose industry knowledge and continuous pursuit of excellence allows the company to deliver the caliber of professionals who become our clients' most important assets. Our responsiveness, tenacity and know-how apply to all service delivery channels, from corporate procurement executives and hiring managers to Managed Service Providers (MSPs).

We recruit for a variety of job types including IT, Finance and Accounting, Administrative, Marketing, Clinical/Scientific & Human Resources. Our team of expert account managers along with our recruiters who specialize in a range of capabilities and niche disciplines, collaborate closely with our clients to understand their needs, corporate requirements and company cultures. Using this information, our teams build robust, fully customized pipelines of highly-qualified contract professionals that we manage, motivate and monitor throughout the life of the assignment resulting in successful matches, long contracts and repeat business.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.

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CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.