Security Engineer - Sr.

aws, firewalls, intrusion, security engineer, server, windows
Full Time
$110,000 - $140,000
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Job Title: AWS Security Engineer - Sr.

Location of role: Chicago, IL Near North area

Salary or Hourly range: $ plus bonus Depending on experience DOE

Company relocation - At this time, client will NOT relocate for this role

Company sponsorship - At this time, client will NOT sponsor for this role

Travel: This role may require 0% travel

Duration of role: Direct hire Role - Fulltime

Key Points of the role:

  • Experience with the Windows Server Environment and working with AWS is required
  • Must have intrusion detection software have worked with security tools and enterprise level security experience
  • Proven working experience in building and maintaining security systems
  • Should understand AWS and Active Directory, work with Alerting Products
  • Knowledge of SOX Compliance
  • Understand multi-tiered Architecture - Master, Core, Child
  • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Hands on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc.
  • Design system security architecture and develop detailed security designs
  • Experience with network technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
  • Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols

Additional notes:

Security Analyst

  • Investigation skill
  • AWS Security both Access and networking
  • Cisco and ASA Palo Alto firewall management
  • 3 to 6 years of experience in the IT security field. Skills might include:
    • AWS Identity and access management
    • AWS Network Security
    • AWS architecture using multiple AWS accounts (Parent / child))
    • Endpoint protection technologies and techniques
    • Web application firewalls and intrusion prevention
    • encryption
    • IDS/IPS systems, SIEM tools and network scanners
  • 1 to 2 years of experience in a project managing security projects.
  • 1 to 2 years of experience working with a global team including offshore/ outsourced employees.
  • 2 to 4 years in investigated / forensic work in emails and end user devices.

Job Description Details:

Security Engineer will be responsible for IT security across all offices. This individual will have a broad IT knowledge across multiple technology disciplines, the security vulnerabilities associated with each technology area / discipline and best practices to detect and prevent threats to security.

The role requires the individual to develop threat detection and prevention systems, develop response plans and conduct vulnerability testing on an ongoing basis. The role also requires the individual to work with all IT SME s to help enhance their products and systems so that IT security threat prevention is a consideration in all aspects of IT development and support.

Success in this role requires technical knowledge and experience, prior experience in IT security, organizational skills and an eagerness to do whatever it takes to get the job done effectively and efficiently while continually challenging and improving the status quo.

Principal Accountability | IT Security

  • Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information
  • Identify and define system security requirements
  • Design system security architecture and develop detailed security designs
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Configure and troubleshoot security infrastructure devices
  • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks
  • Ensure that the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about security incidents
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancement
  • Continually stays abreast of security trends, threats and prevention technologies and practices

Posted By

Paul May

Orland Park, IL, 60467

Dice Id : 10128864
Position Id : EAWSecEngjc
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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