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Cyber Security Application Host Specialist - IT Security Services

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Date: Nov 18, 2022

Location: Irving, TX, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 209900 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Cyber Security Application Host Specialist - IT Security Services to join our team in Irving, Texas (US-TX), United States (US).

**This Position is required to work onsite at the client’s location in either Irving, TX., Tampa, FL, or New Castle, DE. And due to this onsite requirement, this position requires the selected employee to be fully vaccinated on or before the targeted start date (2 weeks from time of an offer acceptance), to the extent required by applicable law.  If selected, please know you will need to be flexible to these expectations.


Role Responsibilities:

In support of the Application and Host Security (AHS) specialist within Cyber Security Services, this Integrations Specialist is responsible for managing high availability, complex, and fault tolerant Security services globally. The role requires interaction and collaborative efforts with highly skilled Engineers, strategic suppliers, program managers, businesses, and senior management.

Candidate will handle day-to-day operational onboarding of applications, support application issues, perform root cause analysis/resolution for application and system issues, including but not limited, to resolving defects and performing enhancements on the systems in collaboration with multiple teams in to meet safety and soundness requirements.


Some Additional Role Responsibilities:

• Provide operational and technical application support for onboarding integrations requests
• Must have experience following and developing procedures for operational support along with good documentation skills
• Responsible for managing and reviewing application integration requests and assist support teams during the on-boarding process (i.e., DEV/UAT/PROD/COB)
• Leadership skills to document and do knowledge transfer to other team members.
• Be able to communicate across organizations at all levels
• Be responsible to assess the risk and associated impact of all operational issues, change events, and react quickly to escalate to technology management in a timely manner when required.
• Work closely with the development team to ensure the operational requirements are met during the project transition
• Coordinate, triage and troubleshoot activities with support teams. (i.e., Application/SA/DBA/GIDA/CATE)
• Responsible for identifying trends and escalating issues to the appropriate manager

• Off hour support is required to support operations

Required Qualifications:

• 5+ years overall Security Services experience
• Must have hands on experience/knowledge of SOAP, REST, WCF, XML and Webservices based frameworks
• 5+ years in one or more of these scripting languages – Python, Unix Shell, Perl & PowerShell scripting. – A Plus
• Hands-on experience working with RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 & 7, Microsoft Windows Server 2012+, Solaris 10 & AIX 6/7



Highly Preferred Skills:

• Experience with NoSQL and/or Microsoft SQL & Oracle RDBMS with the Ability to interface with these databases, analyze & write complex queries & procedures is required.

• Strong knowledge of modern Authentication platforms including but not limited to Mobile and Biometrics based authentication

• Knowledge of Web/Application services like IIS, WebSphere, WebLogic, etc. to support application integration
• Working knowledge of open source product and technologies like openSSH, openSSL, Shinken, Nagios, Chef, etc. is a plus.
• Must have exceptional analytical skills, ability to resolve complex problem and communication skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Both written and verbal.
• Ability to manage projects and drive action items with customers and cross-functional peers.
• Proven ability to work with demanding global partners within aggressive timelines; solid problem solving, analytical and technical abilities.
• Quick learner of new tools and technologies


Certificates: ITIL, Information security industry certification on any one of CISSP, CISA, and/or CISM


Education Level: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field






About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

Nearest Major Market: Irving
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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