IT Security Engineer in Charlotte, NC at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/22/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    Charlotte, NC
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  • Experience:
    At least 5 year(s)
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Job Description

Cyber Security Engineering Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Cyber Security Engineering. The Cyber Security Technology (CST) Engineer is a subject matter expert (SME) on one or more security technologies, specifically key and certificate management. Under direction from the Director and in line with stated strategic objectives, the CST key and certificate engineer will conduct industry research, explore the products available on the market to meet the requirements, or devise a plan to build a solution internally. The CST key and certificate engineer will also be responsible for ongoing incremental engineering required to continuously achieve the best coverage and operation of the technology, and as the SME, will assist in the design, test, implement changes/additions to the Venafi key and certificate management infrastructures.


  • Interface with vendors that provide security/encryption related services to the bank
  • Lead the definition and implementation of POCs around PKI and other certificate related technologies
  • Create and maintain system documentation for PKI technologies, including installation, configuration, and appropriate troubleshooting steps
  • Support various teams in understanding incident alerts from the key and certificate management tools and offer guidance


  • Bachelor's degree in relevant technical field
  • 5 years of experience with Advanced PKI Support and/or Development
  • Hardware Security Module (HSM) engineering experience
  • Knowledge of 2 or more of the following: X.509, PKCS, OCSP, LDSAP, OpenSSL
    Preferred Qualifications
  • Must be willing to work after-hours and weekends when technical issues arise which require immediate resolution.
  • Knowledge and experience creating and maintaining policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and technical documents
  • Strong knowledge of current cyber security threats and techniques, as well as a dedicated and self-driven desire to research current cyber security products.
  • Experience gathering and facilitating the development of business and system requirements within a broader project team.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills with a strong attention to detail.
  • A strong customer/client focus with ability to manage expectations appropriately and provide superior customer/client experience and build long-term relationships.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, with an ability to make independent decisions when appropriate.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.