A Tenth Revolution Group Company

Ref: SEW91723

Security Engineer

USA, Florida

Job description

Security Engineer

SEW91723



IT Security Engineer -



ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develops, implements and maintains security strategies, platforms and overall architecture
Installs, configures, monitors, troubleshoots and maintains security platforms and solutions
Configures and monitors security event management platform (SIEM)
Serves as security subject matter expert to organization and vendors
Defines, measures and reports on security metrics
Provides technical guidance to security analysts and other IT teammates
Takes initiative to conduct research and remain current with the latest security trends and threats
Investigates, remediates and reports on security threats and incidents
Evaluates new technologies and processes that enhance security capabilities
Designs and configures data encryption and data loss prevention solutions
Performs vulnerability scans, risk analysis and security assessments, and leads remediation efforts
Analyzes existing security measures and recommends improvements
Participates in the evaluation, selection and implementation of technology solutions
Prepares and maintains security documentation to include the development of security training
Other related duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

Strong knowledge of identity management, access controls, permissions and privileges, encryption, web security, intrusion prevention and data loss prevention
Passionate about technology and solving IT security challenges
Ability to work effectively with staff, peers, and others in and outside the organization to accomplish goals, objectives and to identify and resolve problems
Strong documentation and training skills
Highly analytical - strong problem analysis/diagnostic and resolution skills
Strong configuration and design skills
Self-motivated and able to work within a project-based environment; takes initiative to drive projects to completion
Demonstrated ability to work independently
Exercise confidentiality and good judgment when working with sensitive issues
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with ability to effectively communicate with users of diverse backgrounds and skill levels
Unequivocal commitment to the highest standards of personal and business ethics and conduct
Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
Contribute to a positive work environment and overall team effort in the department and organization
Ability to influence others without having direct authority
Ability to work well under pressure and handle multiple projects and deadlines
Exceptional interpersonal skills; team player
Ability to work in an extremely fast paced and changing environment
Independent thinker with the ability to utilize critical and analytical skills in problem solving
Strong problem determination and resolution skills
Team-oriented and a desire to engage with others on day to day activities
Proficient with Microsoft Office and Visio

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field or equivalent work experience required
Minimum of five (5) years of experience working in information security
Minimum of three (3) years of experience performing incident and vulnerability management
Minimum of three (3) years of experience working with software and hardware vendors preferred
Demonstrated experience with defense in depth, access controls, privileges and permissions
Demonstrated experience with defining security strategies and architecture
Deep-seated experience with recent Microsoft desktop and server operating systems

CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSURE:

Information Security certifications preferred (CISSP, CISM, CEH)