12 days old

Systems Administrator

Pittsburgh, PA 15262
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  • Payrate
    $60 To $62

Job Description:

This position will be part of a team that handles a large Cybersecurity project for administering host-based firewall controls to Unix and Windows servers. The tool/application being levered is a centralized software based tool that controls IP tables or Windows firewall. You will not be working with traditional network firewall appliances. The candidate must have at least a general understanding of networking, ports and protocols as well as a familiarity with the OSI model.


Position duties include but are not limited to:

-Assist with maintenance and release updates for our host based firewall infrastructure,

-Maintain/monitor performance of host based firewall infrastructure servers and remote agents,

-Responsible for daily incident management where a firewall control may be involved,

-Respond to security incidents in a production environment, such as investigate and remediate possible endpoint breaches,

-Must be willing to participate in an on call rotation for afterhours support,

-Identify and Manage special projects requiring thoughtful analysis and strategic thinking,

-Work with application teams to onboard their servers into the firewall segmentation strategy,

-Maintain custom firewall policies in the security application console,

-Maintenance of departmental documentation, assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures in the daily operation of the product, perform testing with vendors and application teams, helpful to have some project management skills


Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, 6-8 years of related experience required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

Top Skills:

1. Experience administering Unix\Linux servers

2. System forensics/investigation skills, including analyzing system artifacts (file system, memory, running processes, network connections, logs

3. Experience administering a firewall product in a large corporate environment (Preferred but not required)



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