Information Security Engineer

Engineering New York, New York


Position at j2 Global

The Information Security Engineer will be an innovative self-driven team player. We are fast growing business globally. The individual hired will be responsible for building security controls from ground up. Automation is the key.

The ability to balance the risk with business appetite is must. Communication and interpersonal skills are required to build partnership with various business units.


  • Technical analysis of network activity, monitors and evaluates network and system logs
  • Analyze network flow data for anomalies and detect malicious network activity
  • Accumulate IOC’s from intel sources and configure scans across end points
  • Analyze cyber threats, vulnerabilities and provide remediation plans
  • Document, communicate, collaborate and transition incident details.

  • AWS is highly desirable
  • Knowledge of AWS API’s, Cloudtrail, Cloudwatch
  • AWS logging, monitoring, lambda functions and automation
  • Operational knowledge of firewalls, IDS/IPS, endpoints
  • Expert understanding of IAM and SSO solutions
  • Experience with writing queries, parsing and correlating data
  • Strong understanding of parsing and analyzing web, system and security logs
  • Must have knowledge of Linux/Unix skills and security specific scripting skills
  • Familiar with Vulnerability Management, Vulnerability Scanning and Security patching
  • Demonstrated ability to determine and oversee remediation activities 
  • Understanding of VPN infrastructure, 2FA, RSA Secur-ID
  • Understand a variety of network protocols including TCP/IP, UDP, DHCP, FTP, SFTP, SNMP, SMTP, SSH, SSL, VPN, RDP, HTTP and HTTPS
  • Knowledge of Nextgen AV, Endpoints Security, CASB DLP is huge plus.

Minimum Experience Required: 3 to 5 years of progressive experience in computing and information security, including experience with Internet technology and security issues,  Experience should include security policy development, security education, audit reviews, application vulnerability assessments, risk analysis and compliance testing.