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Cyber Security Administrator

AMS Staffing Inc.
Chicago, Illinois, United States

Please send resume in Word format if you are interested in this Cyber Security Administrator opening in Chicago, IL 60604 (walking distance from Ogilvy & Union Stations - WORK FROM HOME to start). Salary for this role is in the $80K-$95K + solid benefits and great work life balance.

Any Azure or Meraki exp is a plus. Our client is not for profit and they want someone that is passionate about Cyber Security but also life and providing for the greater good!!!!!!!!

Oversees the networking and security operations on a day-to-day basis. Manages networking equipment, hardware upgrades, and monitors the Microsoft Azure and Threat Security Protection services. Manages Meraki security appliances and responsible for access control and administers Microsoft Azure environment. The individual in this role will be responsible for ensuring network and security systems remain up to date and oversees Microsoft Threat Security Protection services, remediate security and threat incidents, and resolves hardware and network issues across multi-sites.

  1. Defends systems against unauthorized access, modification and/or destruction and keeps users informed of known security threats.
  2. Determines security violations and inefficiencies by conducting periodic audits, identifying abnormalities and reporting violations
  3. Designs, setups and configures networking equipment
  4. Maintains multi-site network operations
  5. Implements security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends, and anticipating requirements
  6. Performs vulnerability testing, risk analysis and security assessment
  7. Designs and conducts security audits to ensure operational security
  8. Responds to inquiries from staff, system administrator, service providers, and outside vendors to provide technical assistance and support
  9. Troubleshoots malfunctions of network hardware, telecommunications and security systems to resolve operational issues and restore service.
  10. Works with Director of Information Technology to create controls and procedures around data security.
  11. Performs other duties as assigned.

  1. Security incidents are analyzed, remediated and documented appropriately.
  2. Efficient use of time and ability to manage multiple projects.
  3. Network equipment and security systems are up and running with little to no downtime
  4. Timely completion of all work. Deadlines set and met regularly.
  5. Demonstrated knowledge of managing firewall and intrusion detection technologies
  6. Cultivates a culture of openness in information sharing. Encourages open communication, cooperation, and the sharing of knowledge.
  7. Models personal accountability that promotes ownership and engagement.
  8. Builds and maintains effective working relationships with colleagues, peers and team members.
  9. Values and supports differences in others, contributing to an inclusive work environment. Demonstrates the ability and willingness to communicate effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and experiences to create a collaborative, collegial, and caring community.
  10. High level of satisfaction with both internal colleagues and external contacts.

1-2 years of security analysis or security administration experience, preferably in the financial services sector.

  1. This individual should have a high level of organizational and detail skills, must have great oral and written communication skills interacting with all levels of staff and the ability to balance multiple tasks and respond quickly to developments.
  2. Proficient with Hyper-V and virtualized environments
  3. Experience working with cloud-based solutions.
  4. Excellent Customer service and communication skills
  5. Ability to manage multiple, diverse tasks and prioritize among them. Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. Unusual Requirements: Occasional evening and weekend work
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