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Lead Cybersecurity Operations Engineer

Posted on May 6, 2020 by Request Technology

Illinois, IL
Immediate Start
$160k - $180k Annual

Lead Cybersecurity Operations Engineer

A prestigious company is on the search for a Lead Cybersecurity Operations Engineer. This will be a full time position that will be worked remote. This person will be responsible for and be an expert with cloud security, cloud deployments and automation, and data analytics solutions. This client needs someone who can do architecture and engineering and has experience with AWS/Azure as well as Splunk.


  • Design, build, and operate cyber security controls for the enterprise.
  • Act as the subject matter expert for one of more of the following areas - cloud security, cloud automation (AWS and Azure) and data analytics (Splunk)
  • Apply ITIL or other technology management best practices to an enterprise cyber security platform.
  • Engages with security specialists, enterprise architects and other functional area architects to ensure adequate enterprise security solutions are in place to sufficiently mitigate identified risks, and to meet business objectives and regulatory requirements.
  • Serve as a cybersecurity subject matter expert, assessing the business impact of cybersecurity risks to the enterprise and identifying options and recommendations for mitigating those risks.
  • Serve as an expert in platform, application, storage, network, virtualization, cloud and mobile security best practices.
  • Communicate cybersecurity risks and solutions to various technical and non-technical audiences and levels of management.
  • Develop strong working relationships with and offer continuous assistance and thought leadership to other leaders in the information technology organization.
  • Comply with HIPAA, Diversity Principles, Corporate Integrity, Compliance Program policies and other applicable corporate and departmental policies.
  • A strong, complete, and working understanding of architecture-level information security and appropriate use enforcement technology solutions. Specifically looking for cloud security experts, cloud deployments and automation, and data analytics solutions.
  • A strong working understanding of contemporary security theory and application (including vulnerabilities, exploitation techniques and attack vectors).
  • Strong understanding of systems development life cycle to lead multifunctional projects or initiatives.
  • Externally recognized information security industry thought leadership and innovation accomplishments desired but not required.


  • Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field (or equivalent work experience).
  • A widely-recognized cyber security technical certification such as GIAC or CISSP is a plus. Certifications in IT areas is strongly recommended.
  • Minimum 8 years of combined hands-on IT and security architecture development and implementation work experience with a broad exposure to infrastructure/network and multi-platform environments. Requires expert knowledge of security principles, issues, techniques and implications across all existing computer platforms.
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in information security solution engineering or security service delivery.
  • Minimum 2 years of leadership experience with planning and managing security implementations and/or leading a team of technical resources. This role will require the management of several (2 to 4) concurrent large-scale enterprise wide information technology capability development projects.
  • Minimum of two years of systems or application monitoring and logging experience. Experience with SPLUNK is highly recommended.

Reference: 887069930

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