Unix Security System Admin

Unix Security System Admin Jobs in Torrance CA

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     Unix Security System Admin
  • Location

     Torrance, CA
  • Minimum Experience

     5+ years
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  • Description

    • The Information Security Office is seeking a Senior UNIX Security System Administrator who will be responsible for helping to support the AIX Linux environment, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), and cryptography. This candidate will provide support, implementation, and consulting services for UNIX based systems, and administer Honda public and internal Public Key Infrastructures and other cryptographic solutions for multiple systems throughout the company under limited supervision. Support preparation of incident reports and analysis.
    • Works with business units and with other risk functions to identify security requirements, using methods that may include risk and business impact assessments
  • Responsibilities

    • Communication, facilitation and consensus building.
    • Reports to management concerning residual risk, vulnerabilities and other security exposures, including misuse of information assets and noncompliance.
    • Plays an advisory role in application development or acquisition projects to assess security requirements and controls and to ensure that security controls are implemented as planned.
    • Collaborates on critical IT projects to ensure that security issues are addressed throughout the project life cycle.
    • Works with IT department and members of the information security team to identify, select and implement technical controls.
    • Develops security processes and procedures, and supports service-level agreements (SLAs) to ensure that security controls are managed and maintained.
    • Advises security administrators on normal and exception-based processing of security authorization requests.
    • Researches, evaluates and recommends information-security-related hardware and software, including developing business cases for security investments.
    • Academic/Experience/Competency
    • Bachelor s degree in information systems or equivalent work experience.
    • Desirable: Security Certification
    • Daily Tasks Performed
    • Customer Support
    • Incident Support
    • Problem Resolution
    • Project Consultation
    • Roadmapping and business planning
    • Required Skills
    • Bachelor s Degree or equivalent work experience
    • In-depth understanding of UNIX, users & groups, and security permissions
    • Shell Scripting
    • Experience working PKI, digital certificates, and common PKI-based products and protocols
    • Understanding of security risks and countermeasures.
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks under high stress situations.
    • Excellent interpersonal skills.