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Security Engineer (Qatar)

Weill Cornell Medical College

New York, NY
Weill Cornell Medical College
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Position Summary

Responsible for ITS systems and network security\. Uses all available security tools to identify and remediate electronic security threats within WCM institutions\. Participates in the design and implementation of security technologies and solutions\.

Job Responsibilities

+ Performs in\-depth monitoring and threat analysis using appropriate ITS tools to identify and remediate threats to WCM systems and network devices\.

+ Collaborates with and guides ITS groups in security and identity management policy compliance and best practices for network devices and information systems\.

+ Oversees the vulnerability management proccess and develops technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and conduct research to identify new attack vectors against WCM systems\.

+ Works with other ITS groups to ensure information systems are appropriately patched and otherwise defended against known vulnerabilities\.

+ Responsible for day\-to\-day operations of ITS security and identity management tools\. Creates and maintains standard operating procedures for all systems\.

+ Develops and documents security and identity management forensic procedures\. Works with other security specialists to perform forensic investigations\.

+ Serves as the technical resource for implementing appropriate access protection, data integrity, data reliability, audit control and other security controls for all ITS information systems and network devices\.

+ Serves as the technical resource for other security and identity management projects as required\.

+ Designs, implements, and manages security policy and configuration for firewall, IDS/IPS, VPN, SSL VPN, IP Telephony, wireless, switches, routers, and other information systems and network devices\.

+ Monitors compliance to security policies and procedures through log analysis, threat analysis, etc\.

+ Performs security incident response in coordination with other teams across the institution and/or externally as required\.

+ Works collaboratively with other ITS groups to develop intrusion detection and prevention strategies, filters, processes and procedures\.

+ Researches and recommends new and alternative security processes, policies, and procedures\.

+ Performs other related duties as assigned\.


+ Bachelor's Degree in related field


Approximately 3 or more years related work experience in a similar role\.

Minimum of 3 years of progressively responsible professional experience in security support infrastructure\. Extensive knowledge of UNIX and Windows operating systems, networking programming principlies, host\-based security procedures\.

Demonstrated experience securing the following platforms: Windowns, Active Directory, Unix, Linux, AIX and Solaris\. Deep TCP/IP and routing experience necessary\.

Experience working with Juniper firewalls, Juniper SSL VPN's, Cisco routers and switches, Cisco VPN's, Sourcefire, RNA, and Arbor network systems\.

Proficiency with Syslog reporting, Splunk, Tripwire and securing IP Telephony and wireless system not essential but preferred\.

Extensive knowledge in networking protocols \(TCP/IP\) and service protocols \(HTTP, HTTPS, LDAP, SSL, SSH, SMTP, POP3, DNS, FTP\)

Encryption and authentication fundamentals as well as a solid understanding of cryptographic standards

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

+ Ability to multi\-task and self\-prioritize work\.

+ Excellent communication skills \(both verbal and written\)\.

+ Ability to excel working independently with minimal guidance\.

+ Ability to maintain confidentiality and discretion\.

+ Advanced problem solving and analytical skills\.

+ Effective organizational and time management skills, including the ability to meet deadlines and function effectively in a high volume work environment\.

+ Fluency in English

Licenses and Certifications

Working Conditions/Physical Demands

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar was established in 2001 as a partnership between Cornell University and Qatar

Foundation\. The first medical school in Qatar and a pioneer of coeducation at university level, WCM\-Q offers an integrated program of pre\-medical and medical studies leading to the Cornell University M\.D\. degree\. Teaching is by Cornell and Weill Cornell faculty, including physicians at Hamad Medical Corporation \(HMC\) who hold Weill Cornell appointments\.

Enrollment has grown rapidly from 25 first year pre\-medical students in fall 2002 to over 200 students from more than 30 countries as we entered our sixth year of operation in September 2007\.

WCM\-Q is part of Weill Cornell Medical College, which was founded in New York City over 100 years ago, and shares the same mission:

+ to provide the finest education possible for medical students

+ to conduct research at the cutting edge of knowledge

+ to improve health care both now and for future generations

+ to provide the highest quality of care to the community

Weill Cornell Medicine\-Qatar is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled employer\.
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