Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Information Security Engineer

Information Security Engineer
Phoenix, AZ
3 Months Contract-to-Hire



**Repost of 47294, any candidate submitted to the previous posting will be rejected**
***Information Security Operations Center (SOC) experience would be beneficial and preferred***

Licenses/Certifications:  Proof of U.S. Citizen required
Must past State's DPS background check and must provide proof of U.S. Citizenship

***A valid RTR is required at the time of submission for the bid to be considered***

Local Candidates Preffered - Non Local accepted. Any non-local must be willing to relocate by the targeted start date at NO FEE to the agency. Resumes must specify the current location of the candidate, all those who do not state current location will not be considered.


JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Division of Arizona Strategic Enterprise & Technology (ASET) is looking for a highly-motivated individual to join our team as a Senior Information Security Engineer to play an essential role in protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of State of Arizona information and systems. The Senior Information Security Engineer ensures that the appropriate security controls, standards and procedures are in place and are properly configured to protect confidential information and systems used by the State from known and unknown internal or external threats.  These threats include, but not limited to identity theft, data loss, data damage, unauthorized access and cyber-attacks.  This position defends the State against attacks which disrupt, destroy, or threaten the delivery of essential services for the State.

ESSENTIAL TASKS:  
Major duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Day-to-day operational support of the hardware, software and managed solutions that protect State of Arizona systems and networks from cyber attacks
Ensuring compliance with Statewide Information Security policies, NIST, FIPS, ISO, PCI, HIPAA and other organizational standard requirements to prevent data loss and/or data ex-filtration
Participating and assisting with information security monitoring alerts and incident responses.  Performing and leading in-depth information security forensics and assist with State agencies with formal information security investigations
Responding promptly to any state agency's requests for assistance, maintaining adherence to organization's SLA goals of service excellence and exceeding customer expectations
Participating in enterprise information security projects by evaluating infrastructure and applications as they relate to information security architecture, directives and polices
Training technical personnel, responding to service tickets and handling ticket escalations
Applying creative solutions 


 
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