Security Engineer - 6926356

Location: NJ, USA
Date Posted: 06-08-2017

Responsibilities:
  • Deep knowledge in Network Security and Operating System Security Architecture
  • Wide breadth of knowledge across production security products, tools, and industry trends
  • Perform requirements analysis and develop hardware/software solutions to business requirements.
  • Prepare and maintain security operating procedures and associated documentation.
  • Develop reports for management review.
  • Identify inefficiencies and make suggestions for process improvements.
  • Works with technology teams on placement and configuration of key monitoring and prevention tools.
  • Enhances existing design and competence by planning delivery of solutions; answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members.
  • Determine security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements; researching information security standards; conducting system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments; studying architecture/platform; identifying integration issues; when needed preparing cost estimates.
  • Plans security systems by evaluating network and security technologies; developing requirements for applications, OS, data in motion and data at rest; designs public key infrastructures (PKIs), including use of certification authorities (CAs) and digital signatures as well as hardware and software; adhering to industry standards.
  • Writes clear requirements and implementation guidelines for the implementation engineers.
  • Guides and confirms that the requirements have been implemented as per design.
  • Documents the design and follows the review process for a solution description document.
  • Verifies security systems by developing and implementing test scripts.
  • Maintains security posture by monitoring and ensuring compliance to standards, policies, and procedures; conducting incident response analyses; developing and conducting training programs.
  • Prepares system security reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends.
  • Updates job knowledge by tracking and understanding emerging security practices and standards; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
 
Qualifications:
  • 7-10 years’ experience in Information Technology with a focus on Information Security
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, preferred
  • CISSP (CISSP:ISSAP is a plus), GIAC, or similar certification
  • Solid understanding of TCP/IP and networking concepts
  • Solid understanding of Operating system security concepts
  • Extensive experience in deploying and manage network security productions platforms (Firewalls, Proxy, IDS/IPS, Load balancers, etc)
  • Understanding of malware, emerging threats, attacks, and vulnerability management
  • Strong deductive reasoning, critical thinking, problem solving, and prioritization skills
  • Experience assisting the development and maintenance of tools, procedure, and documentation
  • Customer service including the resolution of customer escalations and incident management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, support team environment
  • Ability to follow detailed process and procedure documentation
  • Ability to present complex solutions and methods to general community
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and organizational skills
  • Strong team player who collaborates well with others to solve problems
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving, and communication skills
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