Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Sr. Security Engineer

Job Title: Sr Security Engineer
Work Location: Sugarland, TX
Duration: 3-6 month contract/to hire
Education/Experience Required: Bachelors Degree/ 7+ yrs experience

The Sr Security Engineer needs an advanced level of competency, focusing on information security governance to develop, review, and oversee the implementation of security requirements and best practices throughout the computing environments. You will work closely with others to develop, implement, review, and monitor a comprehensive information security program. 

*Bachelor's Degree in CS or IT required and/or demonstrated comparable number of years of work experience with at least one certification
*Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP), or other security certifications a plus. Global Industrial Cyber Security Certification (GICSP) is desired

10+ yrs of extensive hands on experience in Information Technology and 5+ yrs of experience in IT Security
  • Advanced knowledge of security technologies, i.e. vulnerability management, intrusion detection/prevention, log monitoring, endpoint protection, and forensic analysis
  • Experience with the following or similar products: Nexpose, CyberArk, Proofpoint, endpoint protection & malware detection (Carbon Black/Bit9/Cylance), Quest, Cisco and/or Palo Alto IDS/IPS/Firewalls
  • Scripting or general purpose programming languages (JavaScript, PowerShell, Python, etc.) preferred
  • Strong working knowledge of security related standards/regulations/control frameworks such as NIST, SOX, ISO2700X, COBIT, and/or PCI DDS
  • Has fundamental level awareness and knowledge of ICS, SCADA, and DCS environments and supporting/defending these environments to keep them safe, secure, and resilient against current and emerging cyber threats
Day to Days
  • Evaluates risk, assesses controls, and identifies improvements to mitigate risk
  • Conducts technology and system assessments, provides technical consultation and ensures system security functionality
  • Conducts regular internal compliance audits to evaluate the company's adherence to regulations, as well as compliance with company directives, standards, and procedures
  • Maintain detailed awareness of regulatory requirements relating to software development, data loss prevention, and infrastructure management.
  • Improve security infrastructure and reporting, and influence security architecture
  • Review log files across Endpoints
  • Monitor and maintain security systems in accordance with corporate policies

Tiffany McDougal
(214) 254-3946 - Office
Paladin Consulting, Inc
3030 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy
Suite 1140
Dallas, TX 75234