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Information Security Engineer in Salt Lake City, UT at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

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Information Security Engineer
Salt Lake City, UT
Direct Hire
Target Salary: $80K - $120K
Job Description:
Our client is expanding their Infrastructure and Information Security group and looking for several high-level Information Security Engineers. This person will be responsible for safeguarding a large enterprise computer network and systems. This includes designing, engineering, and maintaining information security technology tools and platforms, planning and carrying out security measures and activities, monitoring and protecting sensitive data and systems from infiltration and cyber-attacks, keeping abreast of the security landscape and relative security stance, and executing defensive strategies.
The engineer will work closely with the infrastructure, architecture, application development, product management, business teams and external 3rd parties to execute technology tasks, and partner with the project management groups to ensure alignment to security principles, policies, and best practices.
Required Skills:

  • 5+ years recent experience working deeply in Information Security
  • Experience in antivirus software, intrusion detection and prevention, incident response, next-generation firewalls, SIEM tools, security principles, malware analysis and network architectures
  • Vulnerability testing and penetration testing methodologies and practices
  • Experience reading and understanding impact of malicious code and mobile attacks
  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP, the OSI model, DNS, HTTP, VPN, routing & switching, and load balancer technologies for virtual and physical networks
  • Ability to design, implement and administrate security solutions, e.g., firewalls, proxies, WAFs, DLP, IDS/IPS, malware detection, packet capture and analysis tools, etc.
  • Operational experience for secure configuration management across multiple platforms, including virtual and cloud-based environments
  • Experience in using risk assessment methods and tools
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems 

Bonus/Soft Skills: 

  • Information security industry recognized certification(s) – GSEC, CISSP, CEH, GCIH
  • Experience with scripting languages, databases and SQL, and development languages
  • Experience with scripting such as Shell, Perl, Python, Ruby, or PHP
  • Experience working with PCI DSS, ISO 27001, Informative References within the United States Cybersecurity Framework, and NIST800-53.
  • Working knowledge of ITIL and/or COBIT 5
  • Experience working in a hybrid on- and off-shore models

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