Randstad Security Engineer in San Diego, California

Security Engineer

job details:

  • location:San Diego, CA

  • salary:$60 - $65 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, September 24, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Information

  • reference:646014

job description

Security Engineer

job summary:

Randstad is looking to hire a Security Engineer in the San Diego, CA County area for our customer, AT&T. This is a long term Security Engineer role with AT&T including benefits and PTO offered!

location: San Diego, California

job type: Contract

salary: $60 - 65 per hour

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Associates


The Network Security Engineer will be responsible for designing, implementing, developing, and supporting various tools, technologies and methodologies to achieve the highest level of security in conjunction with business operations. The incumbent will be responsible for multiple areas of systems and network security, intrusion detection/prevention, firewalls, anti-virus/malware/phishing, log analysis and management, web content filtering, SSL and IPSec VPNs, vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, network access control, endpoint, perimeter, and cloud security technologies, among other things. Demonstrate the ability to perform the day-to-day operation, management, and administration of the assigned duties while working toward continuous improvement of processes and evaluation of emerging and evolving technologies.

The candidate for this role must have the ability to work at a high level of efficacy both independently with little direction as well in a team environment. Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to convey highly technical information to a variety of audiences are a must. Attention to detail is paramount. The ability to work beyond scheduled hours to complete tasks and resolve issues as needed. It is critical that the candidate be able to accurately follow documented process while simultaneously thinking outside the box to resolve issues and provide enhanced services and solutions to the customer.


Role Requirements:

Experience with Palo Alto firewalls

Zone based policy

Application based rules and implications

User based rules and requirements


Custom URL Filtering

Security Profiles

Threat logs and assessments

Panorama centralized management and logging

Security Assessments

Vulnerability assessments

Penetration testing

Firewall analyzer

Experience with VPN




skills: MineMeld (a plus)

Palo API (a plus)

SSL Decryption (a plus)

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Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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