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Information Security Specialist

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Category: Infrastructure
Company Description: Global Investment and Technology Firm
Salary: Highly Competitive, Depending on Experience
Position Type: Permanent
Job Number: 8370

Job Description:


Our client, one of the most elite hedge funds based out of New York, seeks an Information Security Specialist to join its IT/Enterprise team. The Specialist will work on the development and execution of the firm's security program. He or she will be responsible for investigating and resolving desktop malware, Data Loss Prevention, and network/intrusion detection system incidents and phishing events, as well as managing patching processes for desktops and servers and developing phishing campaigns for internal testing and training. 

The ideal candidate will have 3-7 years of relevant experience and must possess a solid grasp of computer security principles, as well as a practical understanding of how security fails in the real world. Specifically, he or she will need to have: exposure to fundamental mechanisms behind computer attacks and corresponding mitigation techniques, knowledge of current as well as emerging attack trends, and awareness of the current state of academic research and state-of-the-art commercial products. The individual should have hands-on experience with incident response, penetration testing, and application security. Communication skills are essential, as the role entails significant interaction with members of both the technical and non-technical staff.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their resume as an MS word document including a cover letter with a summary of relevant qualifications, highlighting clearly any special or relevant experience.

Please Note: All inquiries will be treated with the utmost confidentiality. Your resume will not be submitted to any client company without your prior knowledge and consent.

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Senior Technical Recruiter
Andiamo Partners | 90 Broad Street, Suite 1501, New York, NY 10004

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