IT Security Engineer

IT Security Engineer
Contract W2
Depends On Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

IT Security Engineer

IT Security Engineer:

Our direct client, a fast-growing software and data analytics firm in Greenwich, is seeking to bring on a IT Security Engineer. The ideal candidate should have 3-5 years of experience with anti-virus software, network intrusion detection, penetration test, firewalls and risk assessment tools. 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain security plan and policies. Manage audit and reporting capabilities to ensure compliance with policies.
  • Operate vulnerability management and risk management tools.
  • Conduct company-wide risk analyses and direct remediation plans.
  • Select and deploy new security tools to enhance controls and risk management capabilities
  • Maintain and enhance the security awareness and training programs
  • Manage penetration tests and remediation efforts.
  • Investigate and manage any incidents using forensic techniques.
  • Lead the efforts to attain and maintain the company’s certifications e.g. SOC-x and HITRUST.

Skills:

  • Expertise in end point and server anti-virus software, host and network-based intrusion detection, firewalls and content filtering.
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods.
  • Expertise in designing secure networks, systems and application architectures.
  • Systems administration, supporting multiple platforms and applications.
  • Endpoint security solutions expertise, including file integrity monitoring and data loss prevention
  • AWS and cloud platform as a service (PaaS) security products and processes.
  • Strong organizational and communication skills.

Experience and Education:

  • 3-5 years of experience in an Information Security engineering role.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related major.

 

Dice Id : 10208703
Position Id : 4158
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