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Security Engineer
Ref No.: 17-14536
Location: Manchester, Connecticut
Position Type:Direct Placement
Security Engineer
Onsite in Manchester, CT
Direct Hire


The Security Engineer will work with a joint team of Information Technology, Security and Infrastructure Engineers to implement, monitor and improve Client's Technology Security Program.


Responsibilities
Lead IT-Security projects to envision, define and implement improved cyber-security processes and systems, such as improved Secure Coding Practices, Identity and Access Management(IAM), Secure Network Design and Continuous Monitoring
-Prepare risk assessments and security authorization documentation
-Work with Infrastructure and Networking teams to review processes and implement process improvements and contribute to Risk Based Assessments of Client's security program
-Prepare reports and presentations for IT and Security
-Management and support security audits

-Technically Manage third party SOC and associated log feeds and SOC generated tickets
-Manage Security Specific Devices Firewalls (Cisco ASA, Palo Alto), Network Access Control (Forescout) wIPS (Cisco)
-Stay up to date on all security related notifications, determine risk and priority

Required Qualifications
10+ years technical experience in multiple client environments on a consultative basis with an emphasis in information security
-Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
-Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
-Ability to work collaboratively within a team
-Excellent organizational skills with ability to multi-task, plan and prioritize in a high volume environment with competing demands
-Networking Experience: Current Windows OS, VMware ESXi, Business Class Hardware Firewalls (Cisco ASA and Palo Alto, Barracuda), VPN Appliances, SPAM and Web Filters; business-class wireless solutions


Preferred Qualifications
Industry related degree is preferred