Principle Information Security Engineer

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Apex Systems
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Full Time

Job Description

Role: Principle Information Security Engineer

Duration: long term contract OR contract to hire (preferred)

Client: Large Financial Services Client

Location: Remote for now. post covid onsite in Cincinnati or Chicago

**Please reach out to Matt Draga at or Jeremy Nesper at if interested **

The Principle Information Security Engineer (ISE) will be responsible for engaging with the Business through the CIO teams to ensure Information Security Engineering defines, delivers and supports the enterprise security tools and architectures developed by the IS Engineering teams. In addition, the ISE will be a thought leader for the group, leveraging their years of experience to foster ideas with other Engineers and advance the knowledge within the Architecture team. The ISE will also participate in a diverse variety of IS projects and support the ongoing operations of the Information Security department where needed, including the creation and / or improvement of team procedures and activities. The ISE will be focused on working with the Business to identify current and future use of Information Security products and services, identifying gaps in services leveraged by the Business, designing services to match Business requirements, and facilitating communications between IT, the Business and Information Security teams. The ISE will support other ISE's in similar endeavors, stepping in to assist them when necessary, influencing better approaches and behaviors where appropriate, and mentoring other members of the team. In addition, the ISE will work across Information Security teams to consult on existing and future products and services, assist with implementation or troubleshooting efforts, and facilitate communication between product and service stakeholders.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, mentoring others, identifying areas of improvement for the team, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensures that actions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience. While operating within the Bank's risk appetite, achieves results by consistently identifying, assessing, managing, monitoring, and reporting risks of all types.

Must Have:
  • Ability to communicate ideas both verbally and in writing to management, business and IT sponsors, and technical resources in language that is appropriate for each group
  • Ability to conduct research on Information Security industry trends, developments, technology and capabilities, and make recommendations to the IS/IT teams to improve IS products and services
  • Ability to conduct risk assessments to evaluate the effectiveness of existing controls and determine the impact of proposed changes to business processes, applications and systems
  • Ability to develop and maintain Information Security standards, procedures, and guidelines
  • Ability to identify requirements for the design, development and implementation of new Information Security products and services
  • Ability to serve as a senior security engineer/senior consultant on projects or Agile squads
  • A minimum of 10 years experience across multiple technical and / or security disciplines

Nice to Have:
  • Advanced background in cloud design and/or engineering desired
  • Advanced background in encryption design and/or engineering desired
  • Advanced background in identity management design and/or engineering desired
  • Experience working in Agile environments
  • Industry Standard Certifications such as, but not limited to: CISSP, CISM, CISA, and AWS are preferred

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

Company Information

Apex Systems is a world class technology services business that incorporates industry insights and experience to deliver solutions that fulfill our clients’ digital visions. We provide a continuum of service from workforce mobilization and modern enterprise solutions to digital innovation to drive better results and bring more value to our clients. Apex transforms our customers with modern enterprise solutions tailored to the industries we serve. Apex has a presence in over 70 markets across US, Canada and Mexico. Apex is a segment of ASGN Inc. (NYSE: ASGN)

Dice Id : apexsan
Position Id : 1092557
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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