Security Engineer

  • Location: Parsippany, NJ
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Remote
  • Job #8682

Job Title: Security Engineer
Reports to: Senior Director of Global IT
FULLY REMOTE- USA BASED
Description:     

The ideal candidate is an experienced security professional that possesses a wide range of expertise in the area of cyber-security.  This individual will collaborate with cross-functional teams and provide strategic planning of the security architecture along with best practices that follow industry standards. Participate in technical discussions around security events and activities with various non-technical and technical parties.

The candidate should be familiar with standards such as ISO27001 along with staying current to industry trends and current threats.  This position will work closely with IT leadership to help build the internal security program.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, execute and track the performance of security measures to protect information and network infrastructure and computer systems.
  • Design computer security strategy and engineer comprehensive cybersecurity architecture.
  • Identify, define and document system security requirements and recommend solutions to management.
  • Configure, troubleshoot and maintain security infrastructure software and hardware.
  • Install software that monitors systems and networks for security breaches and intrusions.
  • Monitor systems for irregular behavior and set up preventive measures.
  • Plan, develop, implement and update company’s information security strategy.
  • Educate and train staff on information system security best practices.
  • Respond to and manage security events using tools to identify and report findings.
  • Work directly with 3rd party security compliance firm to perform penetration testing and vulnerability scans.
  • Perform in house vulnerability scans of the environment on a scheduled basis and report on findings. 
  • Perform daily cyber Intelligence monitoring and threat analysis.
  • Ensure that corporate defined SLA and uptime requirements are maintained.
  • Communicate to IT management any issues or findings.
  • Collaborate with IT Infrastructure and development teams on security-related issues.

Position Requirements:

  • Proven experience in an IT security role.
  • Possesses a collaborative and team-oriented approach with strong communication skills.
  • Hands-on experience with firewalls, IDSIPS, SIEM solutions, and other monitoring systems.
  • Experience configuring and supporting security systems.
  • Familiarity with security policies and procedures.

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience required. 
  • Security related certifications preferred.

Language Requirement
English
 

Estimated Compensation: $120,000.00 - $130,000.00 Per Year
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