Security Operations Engineer

Westport CT

Our client who provides cyber defense of information assets and manages physical security controls is seeking a Security Operations Engineer

 

Responsibilities

  • Administers information security controls and software
  • Respond to, investigate, and analyze security events to determine appropriate actions
  • Analyzes security system logs, security tools, and available data sources on a regular basis
  • Gather information from other IT staff and non-IT staff to obtain information regarding security problems to networks, servers, endpoints, and applications.
  • Perform incident response activities and ensure that proper protection or corrective measures have been taken when an incident has been discovered
  • Expected to stay current on security industry trends, new threats and attack techniques, mitigation techniques, and emerging security technologies
  • Provide insight and participate in security projects to evaluate and recommend security products for various applications and platforms throughout the organization while supporting business initiatives

 

Qualifications

  • 2-6 years of Information Security experience
  • Experience working in Security Operations is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field preferred; work experience and background will be considered in lieu of formal education
  • Desire to continuously improve processes and procedures to help build and maintain a high performing team
  • Experience integrating security tools through scripting, using API’s and improving existing processes through automated methods are a plus
  • Experience with a Security Incident and Event Management (SIEM) tool is a plus
  • Experience with Endpoint Security tools is a plus

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 9/27/2017
Salary $115,000 - $135,000






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