Job Details

Position: IT Security Engineer (Ref: 7840)
Location: Atlanta, GA 30320 USA
Duration: 7 Months 9 Days - Contract
Openings: 1
Deadline: 11/23/2020
Pay Rate:Login

Description:

We are seeking an IT Security Engineer who will be responsible for IT security policy enforcement and maintenance; support and assist with enterprise strategy of security policy education, training, and awareness 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, vulnerability assessment scans, risk assessment reviews and remediation.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
• Monitor and advise on information security issues related to the systems and infrastructure workflow and utilization to ensure the internal security controls for the IT infrastructure is appropriate and operating as intended.
• Coordinating and supporting key strategies, initiates, and programs for enterprise security protection.
• 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 duties include training in and dissemination of security policies and practices as well as developing strategies and plans to provide for timely business resumption in the event of a serious disruption.
• Applicants employed in this position will be 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.
• Analyze security systems and seek improvements on a continuous basis
• Help drive security standards and best practices
• Advise and implement application, and infrastructure security strategy.
• Perform breach, threat, and vulnerability analysis
• Help drive user education on information security best practices
• Deploy, configure, and monitor new security tools
• Troubleshoot and fix security infrastructure issues
• Handle escalations from Cybersecurity Analyst
• Interact with, configure, and troubleshoot network intrusion detection devices and other security systems via proprietary and commercial consoles, both local and remote
• Report possible threats or software issues
• Research weaknesses and find ways to counter them
• Understand software, hardware and internet needs while adjusting them according to our business environment
• Assist fellow employees with cybersecurity, software, hardware or IT needs

Required / Desired Skills

  • We are seeking an IT Security Engineer who will be responsible for IT security policy enforcement and maintenance; support and assist with enterprise strategy of security policy education, training, and awareness 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, vulnerability assessment scans, risk assessment reviews and remediation. Essential Duties & Responsibilities • Monitor and advise on information security issues related to the systems and infrastructure workflow and utilization to ensure the internal security controls for the IT infrastructure is appropriate and operating as intended. • Coordinating and supporting key strategies, initiates, and programs for enterprise security protection. • 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 duties include training in and dissemination of security policies and practices as well as developing strategies and plans to provide for timely business resumption in the event of a serious disruption. • Applicants employed in this position will be 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. • Analyze security systems and seek improvements on a continuous basis • Help drive security standards and best practices • Advise and implement application, and infrastructure security strategy. • Perform breach, threat, and vulnerability analysis • Help drive user education on information security best practices • Deploy, configure, and monitor new security tools • Troubleshoot and fix security infrastructure issues • Handle escalations from Cybersecurity Analyst • Interact with, configure, and troubleshoot network intrusion detection devices and other security systems via proprietary and commercial consoles, both local and remote • Report possible threats or software issues • Research weaknesses and find ways to counter them • Understand software, hardware and internet needs while adjusting them according to our business environment • Assist fellow employees with cybersecurity, software, hardware or IT needs (Required 5 Years)
  • Hands on experience with one or more of the following platforms or technologies: Palo Alto, Windows Defender, Forescout, RedSeal, EDR platforms, Okta, Proofpoint, and Qualys (Required 5 Years)
  • Advanced knowledge of Unix, Linux, Windows and operating systems (Required 5 Years)
  • Advanced knowledge of networking protocols and services such as the following: FTP, HTTP, SSH, SMB, LDAP, etc. (Required 5 Years)
  • Packet analysis tools (tcpdump, Wireshark, ngrep, etc.) (Required 5 Years)
  • Experience as a network intrusion analyst (Required 5 Years)
  • Knowledge of information security standards (e.g., PCI, NIST framework, ISO 17799/27001, etc.), rules and regulations related to information security and data confidentiality (e.g., FERPA, HIPAA, etc.) (Required 5 Years)
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Excellent communication (oral, written, presentation), interpersonal and consultative skills. (Required 5 Years)
  • Certifications: CISSP, GCIA, GPEN, GWAPT, GCIH, GSEC, OSCP, OSCE, OSCP, or similar certification (Required 1 Years)

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