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2017-12-102018-01-09

Security Administrator( Information Security)

Cox Communications
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    1718629
Company Cox Communications
Title: Security Administrator( Information Security)
JobID: 1718629
Category: Information Technology
Industry: Cox Communications, Inc.
Job Type: Full-time

Description

Cox communications is searching for a Security Services Administrator who will report to the Manager of Shared Security Services and be tasked with the implementation of numerous security applications requiring the maintenance and security best practices within the CCI network.  This individual will be responsible for the monitoring, analysis, maintenance, and remediation processes for internally developed security tools and applications.  Will support various applications and ensure operational readiness to strengthen the overall security posture of Cox Communications IT infrastructure.
Candidate will be expected to support security tools and design remediation processes within the application based on evolving business needs.  Will conduct troubleshooting, tuning, and application testing with adjacent departments.  Additional duties will include monitoring the effectiveness of the architectural design, modifying existing configurations based on requests, and continually enhancing and evolving the access control policies in place. Ideal candidate will demonstrate strong business acumen and possess a blend of general Business, Technology and Security competencies. Specifically, this individual will have a versatile background, critical thinking and analytical capabilities, as well as a proven ability to bridge organization boundaries to implement security controls and risk mitigation strategies.  Should have a vast overall knowledge of the IT security space.  Must be a self-starter and able to deliver results with minimal supervision.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Ensure network security monitoring solutions are fully functional and operational at all times.
  • Leverage operational understanding of network monitoring, security, and packet analysis to assess deployed appliances’ and applications’ proper operation, tuning, and performance
  • Proactively monitor and provide remediation processes for supported services to mitigate risk of malware/virus propagation within the CCI network.
  • Conduct collaborative troubleshooting of applications or appliances in coordination with security engineers and analysts/operator.
  • Focused development and improvement of application and security enhancements based on data gathered from honeypots and network solutions.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop cohesive working relationships with others.

Qualifications

Minimum:
  • Strong communication, planning, documentation and organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently, set project goals, and achieve milestones with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated strong experience in the use and support of Linux/Unix platforms as well.
  • Knowledge of managing devices in large scale service delivery networks.
  • Experience engineering and integrating IDS/IPS appliances into enterprise infrastructure.
  • Experience implementing and upgrading server based software on Windows/Linux platforms.
  • Experience in using elastic search clusters a plus.
 
Preferred:
  • Knowledge of managing devices in large scale service delivery networks.
  • Experience in oversight/management of privileged identity management solutions.
  • Experience engineering and integrating IDS/IPS appliances into enterprise infrastructure.
  • Experience implementing and upgrading server based software on Windows/Linux platforms.
  • Experience in using elastic search clusters a plus.
  • BS/BA degree in related discipline desired (i.e. Computer Science or Computer Information Technology) or 6+ years equivalent experience in a related field
 
 
 


About Cox Communications

 

Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and digital media advertising. Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in broadband, voice and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com and www.coxmedia.com.



Organization: Cox Communications, Inc.

Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing

Categories

  • Engineering

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