Senior Information Security Engineer

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Robert Half Technology
Analysis, Anti-Virus, Architecture, Change Management, Configuration Management, Development, Management, Mathematical, Networks, Programming, Project, Project Management, Protocols, Security, Testing
Full Time
$100,000.00 to $130,000.00 per year
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Sr. Information Security Engineer Washington, DC

Essential Function

The Senior Information Security Engineer provides technical expertise in the planning, design, installation, and maintenance of security systems in support of security policies. The Senior Information Security Engineer will work with systems and network engineers to identify risk and address IT security issues. Support and maintain a broad suite of information security infrastructure tools, accountable for security infrastructure component availability and integrity, monitoring compliance with IT security policy.

Primary Responsibilities Duties

Identify, evaluate and implement technical security controls to continuously improve the organization's security posture.

Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information.

Serve as subject matter expert in the knowledge of latest cyber security industry trends, technology tools and practices

Design computer security architecture and develop detailed cyber security designs to meet policy standards.

Configure and troubleshoot security infrastructure devices.

Develop and maintain standards, procedures and documentation for all systems and infrastructure.

Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks.

Assist in the planning and development of new security technology to improve performance and productivity, reduce IT costs, improve profitability, and ensure regulatory compliance.

Assist in the identification and remediation of vulnerabilities.

Develops and implements information security standards and procedures for systems, applications, and third-party systems and vendors

Provide Tier 3 support and escalation and act as a subject matter expert for security-related incidents and problems.

Support and execute incident, problem and change management processes according to established policies and procedures.

Solve complex problem situations and participate in the identification of opportunities for improvement to processes, procedures, or tools.

Coordinate and execute of tasks within configuration management, change management, performance assessment, engineering analysis and system integrations

Leads teams on engineering including planning, change management, monitoring execution, and status reporting, according to establish project management processes

Coaches engineers, administrators, and other IT team members in company standards, techniques, technologies, and methodologies.

Assumes additional responsibilities as necessary for the continued growth and advancement of the firm.

Job Requirements

Specific Skills

Proven work experience as an information security engineer.

Experience with log aggregation and SIEM tools.

Experience with vulnerability assessment and penetration testing tools.

Experience with programming and scripting languages and text manipulation tools.

Experience in building and maintain security systems.

Hands on experience ins security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detections systems, anti-virus software, vulnerability scan tools, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc.

Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.

Problem solving skill and the ability to work under pressure.

Data entry skills, mathematical and logical aptitude and general interpersonal skills are necessary.


Posted By

Job #: 04510-0009331696

WASHINGTON, DC, 20005-3901


Company Information

Robert Half Technology is committed to the industries we serve and to assisting them with their IT hiring needs. Our connections and strategic partners within the technology industry are second to none. We are proud members of the Microsoft Partner Network with gold and silver competencies, we have gold membership in the Oracle Partner Network, and we have exclusive relationships with The Wall Street Journal, HDI and the Association of IT Professionals. For job seekers, these connections can lead to top-rate opportunities within the IT recruitment arena. Our collaborative relationships around the world translate into support for all kinds of careers in IT, including IT support, software engineering, analytics and many other information technology areas of expertise.
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