Software Engineer Security

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NIKSUN is a recognized worldwide leader in making the Unknown Known. The company develops and deploys a complete range of award-winning forensics, compliance, security surveillance and performance management solutions for applications ranging from core infrastructures to edge and branch environments.

Responsibilities

  • Play an important role in the growth of the Security product line at NIKSUN Inc.
  • Help build simple network setups in a lab environment to simulate network environments. Working knowledge of switches, routers, firewalls and other network devices is a must.
  • Play with new technologies around Security, Virtualization, etc. and provide informal assessments
  • Assess cyber threats by inspection of raw packets, network metadata, sandbox analysis, etc.
  • Over time, develop expertise in using the NIKSUN solution and suggest improvements from an analyst perspective

 Required Skills:

  • Strong demonstrated knowledge of networking (TCP/IP & Protocols)
  • Working knowledge of Network Security concepts, such as Network traffic/packet analysis, Intrusion Detection Systems, encryption, etc.
  • Familiarity/Expertise with UNIX platforms is a must
  • Virtualization knowledge is a plus
  • Basic shell scripting / Perl knowledge is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills; Independent problem solving; self-motivated

Required Education & Experience

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent education
  • 3+ years of Work Experience is preferred

 

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