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Security Consultant

We are seeking an experienced Security Consultant to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in Linux system administration, security best practices, LDAP, federated SSO implementation. As a Security Consultant, you will be responsible for ensuring the security and integrity of our systems, including OS hardening on Linux servers and implementing LDAP for our Teradata system.


OS Hardening on Linux:
• Evaluate and implement security measures to protect Linux servers and workstations.
• Configure and maintain security settings, firewalls, and access controls.
• Conduct vulnerability assessments and address security vulnerabilities.
• Monitor system logs and respond to security incidents.
• Collaborate with system administrators and developers to ensure secure configurations.

LDAP Implementation for Teradata:
• Design, implement, and manage LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access... Protocol) services for our Teradata system.
• Integrate LDAP with existing authentication and authorization mechanisms.
• Create and manage user accounts, groups, and access controls within the LDAP directory.
• Troubleshoot LDAP-related issues and provide support to end-users.
• Ensure LDAP security and compliance with organizational policies.

Security Audits and Compliance:
• Conduct security audits and assessments to identify risks and vulnerabilities.
• Develop and maintain security policies, procedures, and guidelines.
• Ensure compliance with industry standards (e.g., ISO 27001, NIST, CIS).

Incident Response and Threat Management:
• Participate in incident response activities, including analyzing security incidents, identifying root causes, and implementing corrective actions.
• Monitor security alerts and respond to threats promptly.
• Collaborate with the IT team to improve incident detection and response capabilities.

Documentation and Training:
• Document security configurations, procedures, and guidelines.
• Provide training and guidance to system administrators and end-users on security best practices.

• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field.
• Strong experience in Linux system administration, OS hardening and CIS Benchmarks.
• Proficiency in LDAP implementation and management.
• Knowledge of Teradata or other database systems.
• Familiarity with security frameworks and standards.
• Excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
• Relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CompTIA Security+, RHCE) are a plus.

If you are passionate about security, have a deep understanding of Linux, and thrive in a dynamic environment, we encourage you to apply