Sr. Security Engineer in West Jordan, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/18/2019

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Senior Security Engineer
Salt Lake City, UT
6 Month Contract-to-Hire
Contract Rate: $45 - $65 per hour
Target Salary Upon Conversion: $85K - $125K

Job Description:

As a Security Engineer you will design, build and maintain IT security solutions, and security focused infrastructure. Protect network boundaries, assets, information and people. You will work to keep computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and provide security services to safeguard highly sensitive and proprietary data of ourselves and our customers. In this role, you will often act as consultants to internal and external customers, providing advice or recommendations as well as architectural reviews, risk and vulnerability analysis, and security reviews.

Required Skills:
  • Complete understanding infrastructure endpoints, networks, databases, and applications and how to effectively secure and implement them.
  • Knowledge of authentication protocols, core network, and system security principles
  • Experience in triage and recognition of vinternal infrastructure
  • Ability to recognize threat scenarios and attack vectors, mapping, alarm development and deployment
Desired Skills:
  • Salt or Saltstack management expertise
  • Virtualization technologies (VMware, Hyper-V, VirtualBox, KVM)
  • Docker & Kubernetes
  • Windows, UNIX and Linux operating systems and log types (syslog, IIS, etc.)
  • Secure network architectures and working with NAT and DMZs
  • Network and web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols, etc.)
  • Scripting experience (PowerShell, python, bash)
  • Fantastic work-life balance - No weekend interruptions or late night change requests 
  • Passionate and driven culture

Be a part of the ConsultNet difference. As a leading national provider of IT staffing and solutions, ConsultNet delivers exceptional services to startup, midmarket and Fortune 1000 companies across North America. Since 1996, we've partnered with clients to create rewarding opportunities for our consultants, successfully building teams that have surefire results.
In the past two years alone, we have placed more than 1,500 consultants in contract, contract-to-hire, or direct placement opportunities. We understand communication is key to finding the right job that matches your skills and career goals. For us, it's not just the work that we do; it's how we do the work. Our breadth of offerings extends to multiple IT positions in major markets throughout the country, see more at