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Network Security Analyst

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 17 days ago

Grow your career as a Network Security Analyst with an innovative global bank. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week. Will be responsible for reviewing requests for application connectivity through Perimeter Security Operations (PSO) managed firewalls, review of the documentation for registering the connectivity in the Connectivity Registry, facilitating the review of connectivity on the Third Party Access Solutions Working Group (3PASWG) Weekly Call, as required. Determine additional ports or services that require review.

• Provide technical guidance to other External Connectivity teams.
• Work with the IT Risk Analysis team to ensure risks are properly documented in CAPs and Risk Exceptions.
• Will work with client organizations, Helpdesk and other groups to ensure all firewall and ACL related troubles are corrected and documented in a timely manner.
• Team member must have the ability to document any new policies and/or procedures in the appropriate format.
• Work with other group members to ensure that the Process Control Management documentation and other documentations (drawings, databases, spreadsheets, etc.) are up to date and accurate.
• Facilitate the quarterly Global Website Access Governance Committee (GWAGC) meeting which is a Global process for implementing a perimeter infrastructure that provides the capability for blocking access to Internet sites that are deemed to be non-business related or present an Information Security risk.
• Research new and current security technologies and quantify the relative risk mitigation resulting from their implementation.
• Assess infrastructure and determine weakest security areas providing feedback and solutions to strengthen these areas.
• Support Acquisition and Divestiture activities as required by the Acquisitions and Divestitures team.
• Participate in SIRT and other security incidents as required.
• Research or assist in the research of the marketplace.

•    Bachelor’s degree/University degree; Master’s degree preferred.
•    6-10 years of Networking experience.
•    Must have strong understanding of ACL configurations on Cisco routers.
•    CCNA mandatory; strongly prefer CCNP certification. 
•    Very strong understanding of Cisco routers & switches.
•    Understanding of Routing protocols - BGP, RIP, OSPF, RGRP.
•    Advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office tools and software.
•    Experience with multiple networking projects.
•    Strong documentation skills, high attention to detail.
About our client
Our client stands as one of the world's most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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