Security Engineer

Security Engineer, Azure, Active Directory
Contract W2, C2H W2, 2 mo. contract-hire
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

The Senior Security Engineer uses technical knowledge on a number of security technologies to Identify, Detect, Protect and Respond to security threats from various security platforms and technologies. The Senior Security Engineer serves as a Tier2 / Tier 3 escalation point for critical and complex client issues, performs configuration and testing of products, assists with developing and documenting work processes and trains other members of the team. 


• Responsible for initial triage of incoming support requests and issues. Will also handle the advanced issues and alerts escalated to them by IT and business customers and other Security Engineers. 
• Analyze and respond to security threats from various security platforms and technologies.
• Support, troubleshoot, configure, manage, and upgrade FW, NIDPS, UTM, VPN, WAF and a wide variety of other security products.
• Perform network troubleshooting to isolate and diagnose common network problems, using strong TCP/IP networking skills.
• Respond to inbound requests via phone and other electronic means for technical assistance with managed devices.
• Respond in a timely manner (within documented SLA) to configuration, maintenance, incident management, and other requests.
• Document actions in ticketing system to effectively communicate information internally and to customers.
• Respond to needs and questions of customers concerning their access to network resources through their managed device.
• Adhere to established Security policies, procedures, and practices.
• Research and resolve problems independently and understand escalation procedures.
• Responsible for major Security platform changes including upgrades.
• Create custom documentation for internal and external needs.
• Responsible for mentoring and training of Security Engineers.
• Attend vendor-specific meetings and conferences for business and professional development.
• Responsible for testing and configuring new products and technologies.
• Assist with designing and documenting work processes within Information Security.
• Perform other duties as assigned.


Education and Experience

• Bachelor Degree in Information Technology, Information Security/Assurance, Engineering or related field of study preferred; at least four years of related experience and/or training (in addition to experience requirements below); or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
• Minimum of six years’ experience in a position requiring IT technical problems solving skills.
• Minimum 3 years of experience in Information Security or Networking required.
• Minimum 3 years of experience with preferably more than one of the following technologies; Cisco ASA, Juniper (SRX, ScreenOS, SSL-VPN, IDP), Check Point, Firepower, Tipping Point, Fortinet, Palo Alto Networks, Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services.
• Minimum 2.5 years of experience with one or more of the following management platforms required; Cisco Security Manager, Juniper NSM, Junos Space, Check Point Provider-1/MultiDomain Management, Palo Alto Networks Panorama, Blue Coat Director, Fortinet FortiManager.
• Minimum 1 year of full time experience with one or more of the following security products: AirWatch, Qualys, ISS, Encase, or other key security technologies.
• Security+, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH or other security specific vendor/product certifications also preferred.
• CISSP training strongly preferred.
• Practical expertise with TCP/IP networking required.
• Significant experience with Linux, Windows and Network Operating Systems required.
• Strong working knowledge of Routing and Access Control Devices required.
• Requires taking responsibility for IT and business customer satisfaction and overall success of Information Security.
• Ability to interface with a variety of IT and business customers in a polite, positive, and professional manner.
• Technical knowledge on many security technologies required.
• Solid understanding of information security and networking required.
• Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills required.
• A passion for information security and data security required.
• Detail oriented with strong organization skills required.
• Customer service focus required with strong interpersonal skills including excellent written/verbal communication skills.
• Will be required to be on-call after hours and weekends on a rotating basis.
• May be required to work occasional off-shift hours to cover customer maintenance and on-site activities


Key Technology Requirements: 

• Azure Active Directory (AAD), Azure MFA and SSO Apps, AD synchronization (AAD Connect) 
• Azure Information Protection (AIP)
• Azure File Services
• Azure Site Recovery (ASR), Microsoft Azure Backup Server (MABS)
• Intune
• Microsoft Cloud App Security
• Office 365
• Rights Management Services (RMS)
• Azure Multi-factor authentication server

Additional expertise a plus:

• Amazon Web Services
• SharePoint 2013/2016/Online
• SQL 2012/2014/2016




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Posted By

Jeremy Jensen

12020 Shamrock Plaza, Suite 200 Omaha, NE, 68154

Dice Id : 10124769
Position Id : KC_SecurityEng
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