IT Security Engineer

IT & Security United States United States


Description

The IT Security Engineer is a results oriented technical subject matter expert who must be able to work with little management oversight and will be responsible for automating the corporation’s security workflow 

Responsibilities

  • Develop automation and execution of security controls, defenses and countermeasures to intercept and prevent internal or external attacks or attempts to infiltrate company infrastructure. 
  • Monitor and research attempted or successful efforts to compromise systems security. 
  • Provide regular reports to management regarding existing or potential risks to Tyler systems.   
  • Research and implement options for new or improved technology.  
  • Facilitate automation of security tasks, including implementing hardening baselines. 
  • Identify, analyze and resolve enterprise security design weaknesses. 
  • Manage, administer and maintain all enterprise security tool suites and utilities. 
  • Develop and enhance the security and automation of corporate systems (such as O365). 
  • Mentor junior members of the IT Security Team. 

Qualifications:

The IT Security Engineer must be able to:

  • Understand steps and processes in various CI/CD pipelines. 
  • Work within the team and other groups to manage multiple projects with hard deadlines. 
  • Work independently with a high degree of accountability to deliver production ready systems. 
  • Provide/produce detailed documentation, commented code, diagrams or reference architecture.‚Äč 
Education, Experience, and Special Skills
  • At least 5+ years of progressively increasing responsibility in the areas of information security, programming/automation, or cybersecurity. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, CyberSecurity or related area of study, or comparable work experience 
  • Strong understanding of programming, SDLC, and security automation desired 
  • Familiarity with systems such as GitHub, TFS/Azure DevOps, TeamCity, Artifactory, Octopus Deploy, Ansible, Puppet, Chef, CodeCommit or similar strongly desired.  
  • Experience with multiple environments and operating systems, devices and databases including Windows Server, Active Directory, VMWare, Azure or AWS is preferred 
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills 
  • Strong Incident Response background is preferred 
  • Fundamental understanding of security related technologies such as SIEM and SOAR 
  • Must have and maintain one or more Cloud or Security certifications such as AWS, Azure, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CIPT, SSCP, CCSP  
  • Strong understanding of information security standards, concepts, controls, testing techniques and technical risk assessment