Senior Security Engineer
Posted on Sep 7, 2019 by Request Technology - Craig Johnson
Prestigious Enterprise Company is currently seeking a Senior Security Engineer.
Candidate will be responsible for ensuring the corporate LAN, WAN, Internet and data is designed and implemented to meet or exceed industry security standards. Candidate is responsible for assisting in the establishment, development, design, recommendation and implementation of a security framework that encompasses Mainframe, distributed systems, network, and web applications for current and new systems. Candidate will work with Security Architect and affiliate security representatives to coordinate and/or lead security architecture activities across the enterprise, as well as evaluate new security alerts, threats and vulnerabilities. Candidate will lead staff in remediation efforts and will act as incident leader as required and as appropriate. The Sr. Security Engineer will create security project plans for the most complex projects and prepare documentation as required. Will rotate on-call 24-hours a day, including weekends and perform as the escalation point to the junior engineers and analysts.
5+ years minimum experience, including at least two years as a Senior level security member of a large organization managing and/or designing large scale security architecture.
Very experienced in network security, RACF, demonstrated knowledge of application layer security API's and protocols such as SSL, Kerberos. Demonstrated knowledge of Firewalls, routing, switching, IDS/IPS authentication and authorization systems. Three plus years of experience with Intrusion Detection and/or prevention systems. Experience with wireless security mechanisms and technologies.
College Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, related field or equivalent experience. Any of the following certifications CISSP, CSSA, CCSP are desired.
Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to prepare various forms of reports, correnspondence and presentations. Leadership skills, process and procedure oriented in a large service provider organization, with proven experience handling confidential information in a professional manner.
Kowledge of L2/L3 Firewalls, routing, switching, IDS/IPS, sniffers, SNORT, anti-virus, Spyware/Malware, IPsec, SSL. Understanding of security principles in a large organization is required. Experienced in the development and implementation of security policies is required.