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Sr. InfoSec Engineer
Ref No.: 17-03220
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 100,000.00 - 130,000.00 /Year
SR. INFOSEC ENGINEER
Seeking a very experienced and well-rounded Sr. InfoSec Engineer to join an established financial institution to work on a variety of Security projects. The Sr. InfoSec Engineer must be a hands-on security professional who can make a strong impact with little direction. The ideal Sr. InfoSec Engineer should have a background working in enterprise-level Microsoft and Cisco environments. Excellent communication skills are required.

Responsibilities
Provide leadership on all aspects of security infrastructure including Malware, IDS, forensics, DLP, SIEM, APT, vulnerability management, firewalls, and NAC.
Architect, maintain, and monitor the security infrastructure.
Deliver security projects on budget and within tight timeframes.
Work collaboratively with CISO and networking resources to define and implement security policies/procedures.
Serve as point person with vendors, infrastructure teams, support teams, and development resources to perform necessary enhancements and upgrades.
Provide in-depth technical support (3rd level) to other members of the IT organization as it relates to the security infrastructure.

Qualifications
Bachelor's Degree is required
Security certifications required
8+ years of experience as a senior security engineer with specific hands-on experience with security tools (malware, IDS DLP, SIEM, vulnerability management) and firewalls.
The following skill sets are highly desired: Qualys, Secureworks - SNORT, LogRythm, and CiscoICS
Experience with Cisco ASAs but any knowledge of alternatives or upgrades are highly desired.
Works well in a team environment with experience working closely with networking and legal/compliance personnel
Proficient troubleshooting-skills particularly under pressure
Demonstrates good judgment in working with security infrastructure to ensure appropriate risk – cost/benefit tradeoffs
Capable of providing project leadership and working on multiple security projects with limited supervision and with an orientation toward details. Specific experience with DLP/SIEM and data classification projects.
Ability to respond effectively to security incidents and communicate effectively particularly with non-technical legal/compliance officers
Demonstrates initiative and persistence – is self-motivated
Financial services industry experience is a plus


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