Information Security Engineer in New York, NY at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 7/31/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Title: InfoSec Engineer
Location: NYC
Duration: 4 months Contract w/a potential to convert to FTE


  • Working with the Director of Information Security you will be implementing and enforcing corporate security standards
  • Responsible for the successful operations of all security tools and technologies and participates in or drives security reviews for new products and services.
  • Partners closely with the scrum teams, DevOps leads, Product Development managers, and Product Managers to improve the operating risk posture, improve security maturity, and mitigate risks.
  • Aggressively but realistically help to eliminate technical debt that leads to security vulnerabilities.
  • Assist in performing risk assessments and developing remediation plans for identified risks.
  • Documents wiki, run books, and trains others to help operationalize and automate DevSecOps.
  • Works across engineering teams to prioritize flaws and with external entities to respond to security issues and concerns.
  • Continuously identifies areas needing improvement, creates action plans, and executes to implement changes in a timely manner

  • A bachelor's in computer science (or equivalent) degree with 5 years of documented information security work experience
  • Strong knowledge of NIST standards and the NIST Cybersecurity Framework.
  • Strong sense of project management, prioritization and ability to resolve or mitigate blockers.
  • A strong level of technical depth in the information security domain and is focused on driving metrics-driven results
  • Experience with complex SaaS and Corporate IT services environments
  • Expertise with administering security technology controls (firewalls, orchestration platforms, anti-malware, forensics, IAM, IDS, DLP, open-source, etc.)
  • Experience with security automation and technology and process integrations with CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience managing security in DevOps and SaaS environments.
  • Experience with AWS and best practices for monitoring an IaaS environment
  • Experience working with a Corporate Cyber Security Team that declares the standards; your job is to implement and enforce them while also working in partnership to help improve the Corporate standards.
  • Familiarity with operating enterprise security technologies and establishing enterprise security processes.
  • Familiarity and experience with standards and compliance frameworks ISO, SANS, OWASP, NIST, SSAE SOC, ITIL, etc.
  • Development of detailed SecOps metrics and reporting for executive management.
Skills Required:
  • Windows/Linux/AWS sys admin
  • Ansible
  • OWASP Top 10/application security skills
  • Vulnerability management skills
  • Some development experiences
  • DevOps tooling experience with Jenkins
  • Experience using Static/Dynamic Analysis security scanners

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