Security Systems Engineer in Remote at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 11/10/2020

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Job Description

Security Systems Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Security Engineer for an opportunity with a client in Westwood, MO. The Security Systems Engineer is responsible for safeguarding information system assets by identifying and solving security problems.

This position will work with IT, Security, and other Engineering staff to implement and maintain Security infrastructure that meets company and regulatory compliance initiatives.

The Security Systems Engineer will also serve as a technical Operations Security expert and support other Operations Security resources in their tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Secures information by planning, implementing, and testing security systems; preparing and updating security procedures; mentoring team members.
  • Protects system by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources.
  • Implements security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements; recognizes problems by identifying abnormalities; reporting violations.
  • Identifies security violations, deficiencies, and inefficiencies through periodic audits and regular monitoring.
  • Ensures authorized access by investigating improper access; revoking access; reporting violations; monitoring information requests by new programs; recommending improvements.
  • Builds and upgrades systems to implement, and maintain, security controls.

Preferred Qualifications include:

  • B.S. degree in Security, Engineering, or Computer Science, a related field, or experience
  • 3+ years experience in IT/Operations Security, Network Security, or Computer Systems
  • Relevant and verifiably current IT / cyber security certification is desired, such as GIAC, CISSP, CISM, Security+, CEH, etc.
  • Splunk expertise - advanced queries, dashboards, light administration
  • DLP - Data Loss Prevention
  • Linux expertise, Shell Scripting, Python, or similar

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.