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Sr. Security Engineer in The Woodlands, TX at Search Services

Date Posted: 8/10/2018

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Job Description

Senior Security Engineer

The Senior Security Engineer is responsible for executing roadmaps, maintaining security policies, developing re-usable solutions, and acting as subject matter expert in the security services provided to the organization. The Senior Security Engineer develops and helps drive the adoption of technical security strategy, standards, design patterns, and best practices across all areas of the enterprise. Builds and maintains strong relationships with multiple business and technical teams and ensures that the technical security strategy is aligned with those teams’ objectives and the overall business strategy. The Senior Security Engineer actively participates as the Cybersecurity and Information Security subject matter expert on a wide variety of departmental and enterprise-wide projects and initiatives. The Senior Security Engineer will report to the Director of Infrastructure and Operations. The Senior Security Engineer maintains a deep level of expertise in multiple technical domains (e.g., firewalls, malware prevention, web content filtering, application security, email monitoring and controls, etc.) and provides/contributes in these areas.

Job Description:

  • Research, evaluate, design, test, recommend and plan implementation of new or improved security software and devices
  • Performs administrative oversight duties for security devices, appliances and systems
  • Designs, implements, and maintains network security monitoring infrastructure and tools
  • Administers security operations and e-discovery tools and platforms
  • Leads and coordinates incident handling and response efforts
  • Coordinates with other internal teams for collection of logs/data required for security review and monitoring
  • Supports the implementation of information security policies, practices and procedures to ensure the protection of confidential information
  • Leads and conducts Security Awareness and Training Programs
  • Leads all threat intelligence efforts
  • Responds to threats directed against enterprise Networks, hosts and data on a 7 x 24 x 365 basis
  • Works with third-party support and security equipment vendors
  • Coordinates regularly scheduled security scanning and audits across the IT infrastructure
  • Assists auditors and addresses the reporting status of audit issues and participates in security-related projects
  • Develops procedural documentation to ensure all security processes are well defined and maintained
  • Maintains a solid understanding of web-based attacks (SQL injection, cross-site Scripting, cross-site request forgery, etc.) and defenses
  • Performs digital forensic investigations as directed by Legal or Human Resources
  • Performs e-discovery tasks in support of litigation matters from Legal
  • Other duties assigned as needed

Job Requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 5 to 7 years of deep experience with Cybersecurity architecture and engineering
  • Certifications in IT Security e.g., CISSP, CISM, CCSP
  • Knowledge of networking protocols and technologies and network security architecture and engineering
  • Knowledge of cloud and on-premise security principles, techniques and technologies
  • In-depth knowledge and experience with End-Point Security, SIEM, DLP, IRM, vulnerability assessment and patch management solutions
  • In-depth understanding of risk and vulnerability mitigation
  • Knowledge of security standards and guidelines from NIST, SANS, CSA and ISO
  • Hands-on administrative experience with Windows Server, Linux, and SQL/Server technologies
  • Basic Knowledge of ITIL Methodologies
  • Basic Knowledge and understanding of programing languages (i.e. Java, .Net)
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task to achieve competing goals and target dates
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Willingness to learn and improve

Skills preferred but not required:

  • Good understanding of Data Privacy and GDPR regulations
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management and Privileged access management
  • Experience with Active Directory and Group Policy Management
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure and other Cloud technologies
  • Experience working in a global environment with a global team
  • Experience with Enterprise Security Architecture Framework
  • Experience in Cisco Next Gen Firewalls, AMP, Umbrella, ISE