Monday, November 20, 2017

Security Systems Engineer



Security Systems Engineer – Monsanto

201 Third Street

Suite 1100 San Francisco California 94103

Description:
The Security Systems Engineer is responsible for safeguarding information system assets by identifying and solving security problems. This position will work with IT, Security, and other Engineering staff to implement and maintain Security infrastructure that meets company and regulatory compliance initiatives. The Security Systems Engineer will also serve as a technical Operations Security expert and support other Operations Security resources in their tasks.

Job Description:
The Security Systems Engineer is responsible for safeguarding information system assets by identifying and solving security problems. This position will work with IT, Security, and other Engineering staff to implement and maintain Security infrastructure that meets company and regulatory compliance initiatives. The Security Systems Engineer will also serve as a technical Operations Security expert and support other Operations Security resources in their tasks.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Secures Climate information by planning, implementing, and testing security systems; preparing and updating security procedures; mentoring team members.
Protects system by defining access privileges, control structures, and resources.
Implements security improvements by assessing current situation; evaluating trends;
anticipating requirements; recognizes problems by identifying abnormalities; reporting
violations.
Identifies security violations, deficiencies, and inefficiencies through periodic audits and regular monitoring. Ensures authorized access by investigating improper access; revoking access; reporting violations; monitoring information requests by new programs; recommending improvements.
Builds and upgrades systems to implement, and maintain, security controls.
Keeps users informed by preparing performance reports; communicating system status.
Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing  publications.
Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Establishes system access by issuing IDs; coaching client on password construction and  usage.
Analyzes access by utilizing logs, termination and transfer tickets, automated ID status reports, user ID validation, and user behavior analytics to summarize access trends and  find anomalies.  
Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related
results as needed.

Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications include:
B.S. degree in Security, Engineering, or Computer Science, related field, or experience
3+ years’ experience in IT/Operations Security, Network Security, or Computer Systems
Relevant and verifiably current IT / cyber security certification is desired, such as GIAC,
CISSP, CISM, Security+, CEH, etc.
Network and/or Infrastructure Security
Cloud Security
Vulnerability Management
Incident Response
Identity and Access Management


Dana Albertson
Technical Recruiter