Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Specialist

Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Date Posted: 09-01-2017
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston, Virginia, Alabama and Columbia, Maryland that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.

Position Title: Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Specialist 
Location: Birmingham, AL
Position Status: Direct Hire (relocation offered)

Position Description:
Our client is looking for Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Specialist candidates for a position located in Birmingham, AL.  Seeking qualified individuals to support Security Strategies, as well as support Data Loss Prevention (DLP) capabilities.

  • Support the implementation and on-going support & administration of the Symantec DLP (Data Loss Protection) System environment
  • Assess procedures to ensure the safety of information systems assets and to protect systems from intentional or inadvertent access, modification or destruction.  Make improvement recommendations
  • Ensure compliance with organizational security rules and standards
  • Ensure compliance with internal application security controls
  • Conduct research to keep abreast of latest security issues
  • Prioritize remediation of gaps based on internal and external audits
  • Prepare security and compliance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data

Required Skills:
  • Three to Seven years of experience with Data Loss Prevention and/or IT governance/compliance related roles
  • Experience with DLP technologies (Symantec, Blue Coat, etc.)
  • Experience with rules development (policy, response, how the rules affect the environment, etc.)
  • Strong analytical, technical, and problem solving skills
  • Working knowledge of information systems security standards and practices (e.g., access control and system hardening, system audit and log file monitoring, security policies, and incident handling)
  • Ability to interpret information security data and processes to identify potential compliance issues
  • Ability to quickly understand security systems in order to identify and validate security requirements
  • Experience in performing vulnerability scans and assessments as well as computer forensics
  • Knowledge of Information Security best practices and common processes
  • High level of integrity
  • Self-motivated, self-directed and shows attention to detail while working
  • Maintains confidentiality of information and uses information appropriately
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with DB2 environments preferred
  • SOX and PCI-DSS a plus
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