Sr. Security Engineer

Texas
OPEN
Posted 6 months ago

This position will be responsible for the secure operation of the in-house computer systems, servers, and network connections. The successful candidate must be a technical subject matter expert that works with various teams to analyze and identify technical requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor logs for unusual or suspicious activity. Interpret activity and make recommendations for resolution. Logs include servers, workstations, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, 2 factor authentication systems, web application firewalls, data loss prevention systems, file integrity monitoring systems, anti-virus/malware systems, security incident and event management systems (SIEM).
  • Participate in investigations into problematic activity.
  • Maintain up-to-date baselines for the secure configuration and operations of all in-place devices, whether they be under direct control (i.e. security tools) or not (i.e. workstations, servers, network devices, etc.).
  • Deploy, manage, and maintain all security systems and their corresponding or associated software.
  • Design, perform, and/or oversee penetration testing of all systems in order to identify system vulnerabilities.
  • Participates in the planning and design of enterprise security architecture.
  • Recommend, schedule, and apply fixes, security patches, disaster recovery procedures, and any other measures required in the event of a security breach.
  • Administer and maintain end user accounts, permissions, and access rights
  • Participate in the governance process to influence projects to adhere to SSAE 16 and PCI DSS requirements.
  • Deliver “hands-on” security architecture expertise in information security disciplines in support of the environment.
  • Evaluate new and emerging security technologies for potential suitability in the company’s environment.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in information security and engineering.
  • 4+ years expertise and knowledge with monitoring, designing, and implementing enterprise security solutions.
  • Certification in one or more IT Security disciplines is preferred. CISSP or CISM is preferred.
  • Experience with firewalls, intrusion detection systems, 2 factor authentication systems, web application firewalls, data loss prevention systems, file integrity monitoring systems, anti-virus/malware systems, and security incident and event management (SIEM).
  • Possesses knowledge in various information security areas, such as: Identity and Access Management, Threat and Vulnerability Management, Information Risk and Governance, IT architecture, Monitoring, Incident Response and Security Strategy.
  • Proven experience in highly complex environments
  • Must have excellent networking skills. Extensive knowledge of switching, routing, and firewalls is necessary.
  • Must be well disciplined and comfortable making changes in critical 24x7x365 Data Center environments.
  • Experience securing high-density virtualization computing and Microsoft workstation and server environments.
  • Self-motivated and accountable for your work
  • Champion team success over individual accomplishment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and executive level presentation skills.
  • Ability to work on-call and occasionally overtime.

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineer, Security Officer

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