Security Engineer

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Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

SECURITY ENGINEER

 

  • Responsible for operation of vulnerability assessment tools, scanning, researching and analyzing vulnerabilities, identifying relevant threats, recommend corrective actions, summarizing and reporting results.
  • Research the latest IT security trends, attack vectors, and methodologies; understand the countermeasures in the industry and engage with stakeholders to resolve identified vulnerabilities within SLAs.
  • Administration and daily operation of SIEM technologies, including rule creation, reporting, correlation and performance monitoring.
  • Assists with investigations of security events to determine malfunctions, breaches, and remediation steps.
  • Monitor systems to identify and respond to anomalous activity such as worms, Trojans, viruses, and malware.
  • Plan, test, and deploy security controls to augment network and endpoint security functional areas.
  • Support the operations of the SIEM, URL Filtering, Vulnerability Management, Endpoint Protection and Identity Management tools, as required.
  • Perform product evaluations and recommend and assist with the implementation of products/services for information security related hardware and software
  • Collaborate with Applications & Infrastructure teams as needed to ensure security compliance is met.
  • Generate security reports and produce quality technical documentation for complex solutions.
  • Perform additional duties and projects as assigned by management.

 

 

  • 2-5 years of experience in Information Security with experience in large scale vulnerability and threat management program
  • Hands-on experience in designing and implementing technical solutions of IT Security tools at the enterprise level - e.g. AV, FW, SIEM, IDS/IPS, web and email content filtering, Vulnerability Management Tools, etc.
  • Demonstrated experience in vulnerability management, including working with vulnerability management tools such as Qualys, Tenable, Rapid7 etc.

 

  • Experience with SIEM technologies, including administration and analyst operation of SIEM within SOC functionality.
  • Knowledge of networking components and various operating systems and cloud environments and understanding their security principles and technologies.
  • Understanding of common security device functions, such as IDS/IPS, Network and Host-based firewalls, DLP (Data Leakage Protection), encryption, endpoint security.
  • Understanding of malware, emerging threats, attacks, and vulnerability management.
  • Excellent communication skills, troubleshooting and analytical thinking skills, self-driven, multi-tasking, work collaboratively in a team environment, and willingness to adapt to change in dynamic, global environment are critical.
  • Participate in a 24x7 Incident Response Team and available to work evenings and weekends as needed.
  • Scripting experience with Python and Powershell required
  • Bachelor s Degree and current industry Certifications (must be current):

Required -

  • Certified Information System Security Professional - CISSP

Nice to have -

  • SANs GIAC
  • Certified Ethical Hacker CEH
  • Cisco certified Network Associate - CCNA
  • Cisco Information Security Specialist (CQS)
  • Cisco Certified Firewall Specialist CQS
  • Cisco IPS Specialist (CQS)

 

Dice Id : 10195970
Position Id : 6384522
Originally Posted : 10 months ago
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