Job Details

Position: Security Engineer (Ref: 5713)
Location: Atlanta,GA,30320,USA
Duration: 1 Years 2 Months 20 Days - Contract
Openings: 1
Pay Rate:Login

Description:

The Security Engineer is responsible for IT security policy compliance reporting and maintenance\remediation tracking; security awareness training activities; monitoring compliance and applicable law; and coordinating investigation and reporting of security incidents. Monitor, assess, and fine-tune the IT business continuity and disaster recovery program, perform network penetration tests, application vulnerability assessment scans and risk assessment reviews.

Develop and monitor practices to ensure that the network information is secure from unauthorized access, protected from inappropriate alteration, physically secure, and available to authorized users in a timely fashion. The candidate must have expert based experience for device risk management and network security experience for removing vulnerability. Direct hands on experience with the following tools Rapid 7, Proofpoint, and McAfee, required to work extra hours, as needed, and to be on-call for scheduled after-hour emergencies and respond to after-hours emergencies as needed.

Required to support projects by providing key security requirements and compliance needs. Ability to communicate to Senior leaders and customers. Very technical and hands on. Monitor and advise on information security issues related to the systems and workflow to ensure the internal security controls for the IT infrastructure is appropriate and operating as intended.

Roles:
• Great network security experience
• Coordinate and execute IT security projects.
• Coordinate and execute IT security assessment audits and manage remediation
• Coordinate response to information security incidents.
• Conduct data classification assessment and security audits and manage remediation plans.
• Collaborate with IT management, the legal department, safety and security, and law enforcement agencies to manage security vulnerabilities.
• Create, manage and maintain user security awareness.
• Conduct security research in keeping abreast of latest security issues.
• Prepare security notification, alerts and procedures for handling security incidents.
• Perform technical other related duties as assigned.
• Creating, testing and implementing network disaster recovery plans
• Performing risk assessments and testing of data processing systems
• Installing firewalls, data encryption and other security measures
• Training staff on network and information security procedures
• Implementation of process\procedures to improve job efficiency
• Implementation of solution to reduce system downtime.
• Implementation of system maintenance to improve system performance and availability
• Design and development decisions from an security areas
• Has extensive knowledge of IT security standards, fully understand PCI and requirements for compliance.
• Planning and implementing security measures to protect computer systems, networks and data.
• Very experienced in latest intelligence, including hackers’ methodologies, in order to anticipate security breaches.
• Is able to effectively managing and preventing data loss and service interruptions by researching new technologies that will effectively protect a network.
• Has thorough knowledge of all applicable laws, ordinances, policies, standards and regulations pertaining to the specific duties and responsibilities of the job.
• Is able to effectively communicate and interact with consultants, subordinates, peers, and management.
• Is able to assemble information and make written reports and documents in a concise, clear and effective manner.
• Possess a base of project management concept as necessary in the completion of daily responsibilities.
• Is able to implement long-term goals in order to promote effectiveness and efficiency.
• Is able to use independent judgment and discretion in maintaining standards, and resolving problems.
• Has the ability to comprehend, interpret, and apply regulations, procedures, and related information.
• Is knowledgeable and proficient with computers.
• Is able to read, understand and readily interpret applicable regulations, contracts, construction documents, contracts, maps and related materials.
• The applicant must be able to manage multiple projects and/or task concurrently.
• Must be a self-starter and be able to use own judgment/initiative to undertake activities with minimal supervision.
• The candidate must also have excellent oral and written communications skills as well as the ability to work alone or within a team environment

Required / Desired Skills

  • BA or BS in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field. (Required 4 Years)
  • Experience in computing and information security, including experience with Internet technology and security issues. (Required 5 Years)
  • Experience should include security policy development, security education, network penetration testing, application vulnerability assessments, risk analysis and compliance testing. (Required 5 Years)
  • Experience in managing Cisco ISE, Rapid 7, ForeScout, Proofpoint, McAfee, Audit scan assessment and execution, Trustkeeper, Trustwave and Websense. (Required 5 Years)
  • Knowledge of information security standards (e.g., PCI, ISO 17799/27001, etc.), rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality (e.g., FERPA, HIPAA, etc.) and desktop, server, application, database, network security principles for risk identification and analysis. (Required 3 Years)
  • CISSP, GIAC, or other security certifications (Highly Desired 1 Years)

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