Network Security Administrator
Company: Air Academy Federal Credit Union
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: January 15, 2019
The Network Security Administrator manages all of the elements necessary to secure corporate network systems against unauthorized access. Configures security systems for operational deployment and assists management in developing overall network security policy for the organization. Supports the disaster recovery strategy to ensure recoverability from single or multiple hardware, software, and/or system failures. Monitors server and firewall logs and makes configuration modifications as required. Stays abreast of the latest network security technology to insure against any breach of member privacy and confidential information. Responsibilities -- Develops and maintains a multilayer security strategy across all ingress and egress points of the network. -- Support/maintain firewalls, IDS/IPS, SIEM, and other security devices/platforms. -- Support/maintain end-point protection systems such as enterprise anti-malware solutions and disk encryption. -- Proactively monitor event logs and work with systems administrators to remediate issues. -- Conducts vulnerability scans against networked devices and hosted websites identifying vulnerabilities, misconfigurations, password weaknesses and compliance to corporate security policies. Documents any findings and remediates them. -- Support/maintain patch management strategy and supporting systems. -- Manage data loss prevention infrastructure and supporting systems. Knowledge, Skills, Experience 2 years of experience in Information Security and a total of 5 years of IT experience. Must have thorough understanding of TCP/IP configuration and applicable protocol layers, network infrastructure, network routing, firewalls, virtual private network; intrusion detection/prevention systems and telecommunications disciplines. Must have thorough knowledge of computer operating systems, in particular Windows server operating systems and basic knowledge of UNIX and Linux operating systems. Strong understanding of modern system security concepts and computer/network security practices and applications. Working knowledge of standard computer operating procedures, rules and methods to operate equipment and to identify and resolve recurring kinds of operating problems. Knowledge of network computer equipment, communications links, and peripheral devices, including operating methods and characteristics, in order to set up and operate the equipment. Education -- Bachelor's degree (preferred) or equivalent in Computer Science disciplines from a 4-year college; technical school or associate degree or relevant certifications and 4 years of related experience and/or training; or appropriate combination of formal education and experience will be considered in lieu of academic studies. Preferred certifications include but are not limited to Security, GIAC, CEH, OCSP, and CISSP. AAFCU is proud to be recognized as one of the 2017 and 2018 Best Workplaces by the Gazette. We are an innovative, full-service financial institution committed to its employees and providing value-driven products, convenient electronic banking channels, and world-class member service. With assets over $600 million and 49,000 members, AAFCU strives to be a trusted financial partner who helps it members advance their lives, grow financially and achieve their goals. We are equally proud of our programs which give to the community through various outreach programs. At AAFCU our full-time employees enjoy an outstanding corporate culture, terrific benefits package, including paid sick and vacation days, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision plans, along with an outstanding 401K plan. Additionally, our tuition reimbursement program will assist you with your professional goals. AAFCU is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We perform pre-employment drug testing, consumer credit history checks and criminal background checks.
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