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Senior Security Engineer

Posted on Jul 13, 2021 by Request Technology

Northbrook, IL 60062
Immediate Start
$110k - $150k Annual

*We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full time role*

A prestigious company is on the search for a Senior Security Engineer. This position is a generalist and will help modernize and strategize the security environment. They will work with GRC, SIEM, infrastructure, vulnerability management, audit, and IAM.


  • Lead, coordinate and manage IAM program and authorizes appropriate levels of security based on user needs, guidelines and policy
  • Establish plans and protocols to protect information assets from unauthorized access, modification or destruction
  • Develop security standards and best practices to meet internal business partner's security needs
  • Partner with technical administrators, application developers and technical peers to address questions and assist in all IT audits, IT risk assessments and regulatory compliance
  • Performs vulnerability assessments of the IT security posture within the enterprise networks, systems and software applications
  • Facilitates remediation of identified vulnerabilities, reports on findings and recommendations for corrective action
  • Oversee the security patch management program: Servers and desktops
  • Analyze security breaches and policy violations to determine root cause
  • Facilitate the incident response process to ensure the appropriate urgency and discretion is used and communication is facilitated within the incident response guidelines
  • Assist in developing policies, procedures and standards that meet existing and newly developed policy and regulatory requirements including ISO 2700x, NIST, PCI, ISO
  • Assists in the preparation and presentation of training materials and communications to educate user groups
  • Provide on-call support for after-hours security-related issues as needed


  • We do not sponsor applicants for work visas for this position
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent work experience and security certifications
  • 8+ years of IT data security experience
  • Infrastructure experience extending across multi-applications/platforms: ie Active Directory administration, Amazon Web Services, Google (G-Suite, GCP), identity management/provisioning,
  • Linux, Mac OS X, Microsoft (Azure, Exchange, Office, SharePoint, Windows OS), Firewall
  • Management, Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) appliances
  • Strong knowledge of information security concepts and security trends and practices
  • A working knowledge of IT Security Frameworks, industry regulations, and standards, ISO, NIST, PCI and their associated security controls
  • ISO2700x assessment - specifications for a framework of policies and procedures that include all legal, physical and technical controls involved in an organization's risk management
  • DLP, AV and anti-malware - an understanding of the tools used to protect the organization
  • Prior experience with the development of information security policies and standards documents, preferred
  • Prior experience with internal auditing of security controls, Meaningful Use requirements, NIST/ISO/PCI Security audits, preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively and work collaboratively across an organization to achieve common goals and positive results
  • Able to work with a high degree of independence, integrity and confidentiality with minimal supervision
  • Ability to operate in a self-directed manner with strong project management, time management, analytical and technical problem-solving skills

Reference: 1254120629

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