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Security Specialist

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Locations Noida, India, Hyderabad, India, Bengaluru, India
Job ID 580142BR
Date posted 10/14/2022
Primary Job Area Consultant

Why Kyndryl

Our world has never been more alive with opportunities and, at Kyndryl, we’re ready to seize them. We design, build, manage and modernize the mission-critical technology systems that the world depends on every day. Kyndryl is at the heart of progress — dedicated to helping companies and people grow strong. Our people are actively discovering, co-creating, and strengthening. We push ourselves and each other to seek better, to go further, and we carry this energy to our customers. At Kyndryl, we want you to keep growing, and we’ll provide plenty of opportunities to make that happen.

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Your Role and Responsibilities

Configuration, Monitoring & Management of FortiGate/Pal Alto, Cisco firewalls, NAC(Cisco), Symantec SSL VA, F5 SSLO, WAF (Imperva, F5), DDOS (ARBOR), Proxy & Syslog etc,.Attend / React on the alerts of Up/Down status of Firewalls, VPN devices, DDOS & WAF. Attend on alerts of endpoint solutions around NAC & Endpoint encryption. Work on incident or problem ticket after recognition of the problem and notify Client according to a mutually agreed escalation process. Respond to any alarms received from the in-scope devices & Backup. Contact product support / TAC support for security devices. Drive and produce a Root Cause Analysis (RCA) report for all incidents. Provide the last archived configuration to assist with Restore in the event of configuration loss (including during any outage or disaster) or changes or performance issues. Perform device configuration management, back up and logging.

  • Maintain logical network diagrams and architecture documentation & IP Management
  • Upgrade firmware, security patches and latest software upgrades as per client policy
  • Firewall Policy monitoring and fine tuning
  • Perform policy/configuration changes to the managed services/products as per the SOP shared by client
  • Update and maintain the firewall policy as per client request.
  • Escalate security incidents via e-mail, as appropriate.
  • Follow the compliance and security guideline and to make sure compliance level is as per bank compliance expectation. Follow-up and do all needed coordination to achieve this for security
  • IPS Signature updating & management and Vulnerability assessment support & implementation of suggested mitigation by Customer SOC Team.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Hands on Installation, Configuration, Monitoring and management experience of FortiGate, Cisco & Pal Alto firewalls with good troubleshooting skills.
  • Independent handling and managing severity
  • Good understanding on firewall polices and implementation skills
  • Knowledge and configuration experience on Intrusion detection and IPS
  • Experience on firewall monitoring tools
  • Hands on experience around NAC solution preferably Cisco ISE solutions, Impreva – WAF, & Symantec Endpoint solutions

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • Knowledge on Proxy solutions, Cisco/Juniper/Checkpoint firewall experience, other security devices management experience (WAF, ACS, VPN Solutions).
  • Security certification, CCNP, NSE, CCSE etc
  • Understanding and troubleshooting/configuration experience on DDOS & web gateways.
  • Knowledge on Security Logging solutions, Qrador and other OEM Syslog logging solutions.
  • Knowledge of automation to reduce the number of incidents or repetitive incidents are preferred.

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree

Preferred Education

Master's Degree

Being You @ Kyndryl

Kyndryl is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. Kyndryl is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Other things to know

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Primary Job Category


Role (Job Role)

Security Consultant

Employment Type


Contract Type


Position Type

Early Professional

Travel Required

No Travel


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