Security Engineer

Chicago, IL 60654

Post Date: 05/31/2018 Job ID: 10483 Category: Security

As a Security Engineer, you will evaluate and implement solutions and policies related to information security.   In this role, you will be responsible for day-to-day operations of corporate firewalls, network access controls, DLP, vulnerability scanners, and other information security systems.

What you' ll do:
  • Implement, manage, and monitor network security devices such as firewalls, network access control, network device auditing, network forensics, behavior auditing, IDS/IPS, and DLP services.
  • Involved in Threat Hunting exercises and take a purple team approach to security in the environment.
  • Collaborate with vendors and relevant IT groups related to information security.
  • Automate existing processes and procedures to create a highly resilient security infrastructure.
  • Perform relevant vulnerability and risk assessments.
  •   Implement and make recommendations for Information Security policies and standards at the network, server, and endpoint levels.
  • Assist in performing investigations of anomalous activity and creating actionable reports to senior management.

Skills you’ ll need:
  • 3-5 years of experience working in information security, or 4+ years working in Network, Windows, or Linux systems administration.
  • Demonstrated success implementing and maintaining effective information security practices.
  • Strong understanding of information security regulations (NIST 800-53, GDPR, NYDFS, etc)
  • Willing to learn Python and experiment with HTML, CSS, Twitter Bootstrap and JavaScript. (Experience in Python preferred)
  • Understanding of networking technologies and protocols: TCP/IP, BGP, OSPF and IPSEC VPN
  • Experience with enterprise firewalls, network switches/routers, IPS and IDS. Palo Alto Networks experience strongly preferred.
  • SIEM technology experience preferred, Splunk proficiency strongly preferred.
  • Familiarity with DLP and data classification technologies.
  • Familiarity with NAC (network access control) technologies
  • Experience with securing cloud based applications.
  • Passionate about high-quality of work and continuous improvement.
  • CCNA, PCNSE, G-PEN, GCFA and GCFE or other networking certifications preferred.  BS Degree in CS, Mathematics, Engineering or Equivalent Experience
Firewalls, Security, IDS, DLP, SIEM, Python

Evan Pollock


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