IT Security Engineer

  • Davie, FL
  • Posted 42 days ago | Updated moments ago

Overview

On Site
USD 75.00 - 85.00 per hour
Full Time

Skills

Cyber security
Firewall
Intrusion detection
Encryption
Leadership
Security controls
Data
Incident management
Recovery
Sales
Computer science
Information Technology
FOCUS
Security+
GSEC
GCIH
CISSP
Information systems
CISA
Computer networking
Cryptography
Design
SIEM
IDS
IPS
DLP
Endpoint protection
Regulatory Compliance
National Institute of Standards and Technology
ISO/IEC 27001:2005
Analytical skill
Problem solving
Communication
IT security
Network
Microsoft Azure
Life insurance
Management
Training and development
SAP BASIS
Law
IT service management
Apex
Oracle Application Express
Innovation
Collaboration
Training
Recruiting

Job Details

Job#: 2032964

Job Description:
Apex Systems, a World-Class Technology Solutions Provider, is seeking applicants for the below position on behalf of our client. Please apply if interested and qualified. Please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted.

Position: IT Security Engineer
Location: Hollywood, FL
Duration: 6 Month Contract to Hire
Rate Range: $75-$85/hr

Position Overview:
As an IT Security Engineer at Seminole Hard Rock Support Services, you will be responsible for implementing and managing the organizations security infrastructure. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the protection of digital assets, the identification of vulnerabilities, and the implementation of best practices to mitigate risks. The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in cybersecurity, experience with security technologies, and a proactive approach to identifying and addressing security issues.

Day to Day Responsibilities/typical day look like:
  • Implement and manage security solutions, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, encryption technologies, and endpoint protection
  • Managed and lead projects
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and address potential security risks
  • Identifies security risks, threats and vulnerabilities of networks, systems, applications and new technology initiatives. Monitor security alerts/logs and identify anomalous behavior or potential security incidents
  • Maintain an understanding of industry best practices, emerging threats, and security technologies to ensure the organization stays current with security trends
  • Continuously improves internal security controls to protect systems and data from unauthorized access, modification, and destruction.
  • Participate in security incident response plan, support detection and classification, define containment, remediation and recovery strategies with the team.

Selling Points for Candidates:
  • Opportunity to work for one of the largest hotel/casino organizations
  • Potential to roll on permanently with benefits
    MUST Haves:
    • Bachelors degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field
    • 5+ years of experience in IT security engineering with a focus on implementing and managing security solutions in enterprise environments
    • At least one industry standard certification such as Security+, GSEC, GCIH, Certified Information - Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or other security vendor certification.
    • Knowledge of networking principles, cryptography, and secure architecture design
    • Experience with security tools and technologies, such as SIEM, IDS/IPS, DLP, and endpoint security solutions
    • Familiarity with compliance frameworks (e.g., NIST, ISO 27001, GDPR)
    • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
    • Excellent communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders and innovative work environment focused on driving excellence in IT security

    NICE TO HAVES:
    • Extensive network experience
    • Experience using Azure
    • Has previous experience evaluating and choosing software to implement

    *Please note that as a contract employee of Apex Systems, benefits include the below with employee contribution*
    • Health
    • Dental
    • Vision
    • Life Insurance; Short Term Disability
    • Hospitalization Coverage
    • Direct Deposit
    • Weekly Pay Periods
    • Training and Development Programs
    • 401k
    • Referral Program

    EEO Employer
    Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

    EEO Employer

    Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or .

    Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work in the United Kingdom and Mexico.
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