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About the Company

Located just south of downtown Buffalo, our client is a well-established international industry leader that employs over 1600 employees across multiple locations in the US.  Due to organic growth and recent acquisitions, they are building out their Information Technology department.  This is a great opportunity to join a highly collaborative team with lots of exciting project work.

About the Job

This is a relatively young IT Security department this is looking to add new roles. Reporting to the Sr. Manager of Information Security and Networking, you will play a key role in the analysis of existing IT Security systems and policies.  You will contribute to Business Continuity strategy, Risk Compliance and implementation of Security Systems.  You will play a lead role and act as an escalation point for other Security Analysts with regard to:

  • Designing, organizing, modifying, and supporting firewalls, security software, and other risk mitigation solutions.,
  • Administration of firewall policy, security updates, and patch management.
  • Analysis of security logs from firewalls, SIEMs, web filtering, security profiles, and security software to detect and remediate potential security threats.
  • Lead technical projects with both internal and vendor supplied resources. In some cases, this may include user needs assessment, business benefit analysis, equipment selection, and task scheduling.
  • Reporting of environment operational status by gathering and prioritizing information.
  • Maintenance and improvement of security and network efficiencies through continuous monitoring, research, and structured upgrades.
  • Contribution to systems security and performance by assisting in definition of policy and “best practices”, monitoring, and reporting on adherence.
  • Creation and maintenance of documentation on security and networking processes for both internal department use and user education.
  • Troubleshooting of escalated user issues across all Company provided technology related to security.
  • Completion of related tasks as needed to satisfy departmental and company missions.
  • Participate in team leadership and mentoring of junior members
  • Travel and / or extended or off work hours may be required.

Applicable Skills

*5+ years of relevant IT Security experience in addition to prior experience in network and or systems administration or engineering.   Seeking a combination of the following:

* Firewall admin
*SIEM / security log analysis
*Threat Hunting
*Security Audits
* IAM – Identity Access Management
*OSI model
*Good understanding of network principals
*Windows/Linux systems
*multifactor authentication
*Encryption & VPN


*Generous Bonus

*Medical / Dental / Vision plans including HSA & low premium options

*Generous PTO and 401K plan

*Hybrid work schedule to offer greater flexibility

*Free Parking / Private Lot

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Brooke DeLucia

Manager - Recruiting & Sourcing


Reference: JOB-9586

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Buffalo (Hybrid)
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$95000 - $115000