Senior Security Engineer in Duluth, GA at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 5/14/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    Duluth, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 7 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/14/2020
  • Job ID:
    310290

Job Description

Senior Security Engineer Summary:

Signature Consultants has an opportunity for a Senior Security Engineer. Our client is bringing digital transformation to the credit union movement. They are creating innovative technology solutions that help not-for-profit credit unions best serve their members and compete with the big banks. As a result, their world-class team is growing faster than ever! If you are passionate about technology and want to be part of a purpose-driven organization, this is an exciting opportunity to provide real value and help shape the future of human-centered financial services. Our client is seeking a talented Senior Security Engineer who will have a deep technical background, substantial hands-on experience, and passion for information security along with a desire to champion best practices. This role is responsible for performing all engineering functions required to support day-to-day data security operations, including supporting and maintaining a broad suite of information security infrastructure. This role is required to participate in the planning, design, installation, and maintenance of security systems in support of confidentiality, integrity, and availability. This role is accountable for reviewing security configurations on systems and networking infrastructure components, providing guidance on availability and integrity, and monitoring compliance with regulatory requirements, and security standards. This role is instrumental in the assessment of technology risk and in addressing security issues, coordinating and executing remediation activities alongside technology partners across the organization.

Responsibilities:

  • Design, document and deploy cyber security systems that will be used across the environment.
  • Develop and carry out information security plans and policies.
  • Provide design validation and troubleshooting for new technology and major changes within the environment.
  • Define, document and enforce standards, processes, procedures, and workflows within the team to better streamline the group as a whole.
  • Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data residing on or transmitted to/from/through the enterprise networks.
  • Participate in defining best of class security practices for enterprise networks providing high-volume financial services transactions.
  • Participate in maintenance windows where applicable.
  • Collaborate with other technology groups and technology architects on product strategy discussions.
  • Partner with the Cybersecurity Operations team to improve tool usage and workflow in maturation of monitoring and response capabilities.
  • Develop or implement open-source/third-party tools to assist in detection, prevention and analysis of security threats.
  • On-call resource for Incident Response and operational functions.
  • Researches, develops, and keeps abreast of tools, techniques and process improvements in support of cybersecurity threats and countermeasures. Maintain working knowledge of advanced threat detection as the industry evolves.
  • Actively engages in the performance of Incident Response activities, including but not limited to, triage, escalation, conducting post-mortem and lessons learned review meetings, as well as remediation tracking.
  • Leverage knowledge in multiple security disciplines, such as Windows, UNIX, Linux, data loss prevention (DLP), file integrity monitoring (FIM), endpoint controls, databases, wireless security, data networking and encryption, to offer solutions for a complex heterogeneous environment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Responsible for reporting risks that are identified to the appropriate team and/or management. Additionally, responsible for managing, monitoring and reporting risks within the scope of your work area, to include, but not limited to Information Security risks.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science/related field or 5+ years equivalent work experience in Cybersecurity.
  • 7 or more years of IT technical experience with 5+ years' broad-based experience in security engineering. Specialized expertise a plus.
  • Minimum, 5+ years of security engineering experience in mid to large IT organization.
  • Knowledge of PCI-DSS 3.2 is a plus, but not required.
  • 5+ years of experience with SIEM deployment and log management.
  • 5+ years of hands on and progressive information security design and implementation experience in a security engineering role preferred.
  • Exceptional planning, organization, communication, presentation, multi-tasking, prioritization, documentation, and business analysis skills.
  • Ability to work independently in addition to working closely in a team environment.
  • Experience with network, server, and appliance secure configuration (hardening) using frameworks such as CIS, DISA, and NIST.
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management (IdAM) solutions. Experience with Privileged Identity/Access Management (PIM/PAM), a plus.
  • Excellent hands-on experience with firewalls (perimeter and web application). F5 ASM experienced preferred.
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of TCP/IP protocols, network/packet analysis and intrusion detection/prevention.
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions.
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of Azure security controls, including InTune, MDM, MAM, and Autopilot.
  • Advanced experience with Anti-virus/Anti-malware products, and endpoint security control solutions, and URL filtering.
  • Advanced experience with Vulnerability Management solutions.
  • Advanced experience with scripting languages - PowerShell, Bash, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and assess security patch and service pack releases and their associated impact, as well as an understanding of patch management systems.
  • Experience working with a variety of security-related platforms and services, including: SIEM systems, Threat Intelligence platforms, Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) solutions, Encryption technologies, File Integrity Monitoring (FIM), and other network and system monitoring tools.
  • Experience troubleshooting security control related technologies and solutions.
  • Experience with Public Key Cryptography (PKI) and deep understanding and knowledge of cryptography.
  • Experience with NIST 800-53, NIST CSF, IS 27001, PCI-DSS and SOC standards. FFIEC, NCUA, GLBA a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge of security best practices and procedures.
  • Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to provide support in resolving IT security or related product issues as required.
  • Team-oriented and skilled in working within a collaborative environment.
  • The ability to interpret technical needs and provide thorough and complete support.
  • Demonstrates highly effective verbal/written communication skills with the ability to facilitate meetings, and influence.
  • Has an excellent attention to detail, highly analytical and problem-solving mindset. Able to identify process improvement opportunities, separate key issues, consider alternatives or multiple solutions, and effectively make recommendations.
  • Experience in managing change in a fast paced, complex environment.
  • Knowledge of ITIL best practices.
  • Preferred security-related certifications (e.g. SSCP, ISSEP, ISSAP, CCSP, CCNP, MCSE, C|EH, OSCP, OSWE, GWEB, GPEN, CFCE, CHFI).
  • CISSP required.

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 www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn