IT Security Engineer(Python/Automation): 21-03615

Company: Akraya Inc.
Location: Palo Alto, California, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 28.AUG.2021
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Primary Skills: 5+ years IT Security exp., Python Coding and development, Automation, Network Security/Hybrid Cloud Duration: 6+ months Cont...


Primary Skills: 5+ years IT Security exp., Python Coding and development, Automation, Network Security/Hybrid Cloud
Duration: 6+ months
Contract Type: W2 Only
100% Remote (flexible working hours as the part of team sits in India and Texas)

Top Skills:
a.) Python/coding skills language - Python development workflows
b.) Automation knowledge few years or Infrastructure Automation
c.) General Security knowledge--knowledge of security operations--in this role, they will be largely be developing automated processes for new security ops center--so need to know Network Security, Network, etc. or Hybrid Cloud Environment
d.) Some presentation skills -- will need to present a lot of their work to diff teams
e.) Previous exp. 5 plus years would be minimum, but the more years of experience, the better

Required skills and experience:

IDS / IPS / Network Security / Palo Alto Networks
EndPoint Security
Splunk / SIEM / Phantom
Linux administration
Saltstack / automation / docker
5+ years in Information Security


Intrusion Monitoring (IDS/HIDS). Incident First Response.
Firewall and Content Filter Rule Review and Analysis. Antivirus Policy.
Threat Analysis. Providing support and assistance during internal and external audits.
Training and evangelizing information security to Executive leaders, Engineers and Users.

Preferred Skills:
• VMware NSX / Micro segmentation
• CarbonBlack
• PowerShell
• Shell Scripting

To follow up with any questions, please contact Eram at

Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).

If this position is not quite what you're looking for, visit and submit a copy of your resume. We will get to work finding you a job that is a better fit at one of our many amazing clients.

Akraya is committed to equal treatment and opportunity in all aspects of recruitment, selection, and employment without regard to gender, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, disability, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other category protected under the law. Akraya is an equal opportunity employer; committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.

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