Security Engineer in Alpharetta, GA at The Bartech Group

Date Posted: 4/16/2021

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Job #:  205867

Job Description

Compensation (Range): $56 - $57.55 per hour

If you are an experienced Security Engineer looking for a position with a leading company, Lorien can help! We are a leading staffing firm and our clients include some over the nation’s bviggest companies. Our client has a need for a Security Engineer. This is a contract position; however, it is not uncommon for assignments to transition into permanent positions with our client companies. If you have the background we are looking for, and you are interested in an opportunity to get your foot in the door with leading company, we want to talk with you!

Applicant must be eligible to work in the US for immediate opening.  For this opportunity, the successful candidate will be directly employed by Lorien as a W2 employee while providing services to our end client.

Security Engineer        

Job Responsibilities                                              

  • Design, document and deploy cyber security systems that will be used across the environment.
  • Develop and carry out information security plans and policies.
  • Provide design validation and troubleshooting for new technology and major changes within the environment.
  • Define, document, and enforce standards, processes, procedures, and workflows within the team to better streamline the group.
  • Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data residing on or transmitted to/from/through the enterprise networks.
  • Participate in defining best of class security practices for enterprise networks providing high-volume financial services transactions.
  • Participate in maintenance windows where applicable.
  • Collaborate with other technology groups and technology architects on product strategy discussions.
  • Partner with the Cybersecurity Operations team to improve tool usage and workflow in maturation of monitoring and response capabilities.
  • Develop or implement open source/third-party tools to assist in detection, prevention, and analysis of security threats.
  • On-call resource for Incident Response and operational functions.
  • Researches, develops, and keeps abreast of tools, techniques, and process improvements in support of cybersecurity threats and countermeasures. Maintain working knowledge of advanced threat detection as the industry evolves.
  • Actively engages in the performance of Incident Response activities, including but not limited to, triage, escalation, conducting post-mortem and lessons learned review meetings, as well as remediation tracking.
  • Leverage knowledge in multiple security disciplines, such as Windows, UNIX, Linux, data loss prevention (DLP), file integrity monitoring (FIM), endpoint controls, databases, wireless security, data networking and encryption, to offer solutions for a complex heterogeneous environment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
  • Responsible for reporting risks that are identified to the appropriate team and/or management. Additionally, responsible for managing, monitoring, and reporting risks within the scope of your work area, to include, but not limited to Information Security risks.

Security Engineer

Job Requirements

As a Security Engineer you must represent our company well by being responsible, punctual, and motivated to go above and beyond the call of duty. You must also be highly detail-oriented and organized with excellent analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science/related field or 5+ years equivalent work experience in Cybersecurity.
  • 7 or more years of IT technical experience with 5+ years’ broad-based experience in security engineering. Specialized expertise a plus.
  • Minimum, 5+ years of security engineering experience in mid to large IT organization.
  • Knowledge of PCI-DSS 3.2.
  • 5+ years of experience with SIEM deployment and log management.
  • 5+ years of hands on and progressive information security design and implementation experience in a security engineering role preferred.
  • Exceptional planning, organization, communication, presentation, multi-tasking, prioritization, documentation, and business analysis skills.
  • Ability to work independently in addition to working closely in a team environment.
  • Experience with network, server, and appliance secure configuration (hardening) using frameworks such as CIS, DISA, and NIST.
  • Experience with Identity and Access Management (IdAM) solutions. Experience with Privileged Identity/Access Management (PIM/PAM), a plus.
  • Excellent hands-on experience with firewalls (perimeter and web application). F5 ASM experienced preferred.
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of TCP/IP protocols, network/packet analysis and intrusion detection/prevention.
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions.
  • Excellent experience and knowledge of Azure security controls, including InTune, MDM, MAM, and Autopilot.
  • Advanced experience with Anti-virus/Anti-malware products, and endpoint security control solutions, and URL filtering.
  • Advanced experience with Vulnerability Management solutions.
  • Advanced experience with scripting languages – PowerShell, Bash, etc.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and assess security patch and service pack releases and their associated impact, as well as an understanding of patch management systems.
  • Experience working with a variety of security-related platforms and services, including: SIEM systems, Threat Intelligence platforms, Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) solutions, Encryption technologies, File Integrity Monitoring (FIM), and other network and system monitoring tools.
  • Experience troubleshooting security control related technologies and solutions.
  • Experience with Public Key Cryptography (PKI) and deep understanding and knowledge of cryptography.
  • Experience with NIST 800-53, NIST CSF, IS 27001, PCI-DSS and SOC standards. FFIEC, NCUA, GLBA a plus.
  • Advanced knowledge of security best practices and procedures.
  • Effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Ability to provide support in resolving IT security or related product issues as required.
  • Team-oriented and skilled in working within a collaborative environment.
  • The ability to interpret technical needs and provide thorough and complete support.
  • Demonstrates highly effective verbal/written communication skills with the ability to facilitate meetings, and influence.
  • Has an excellent attention to detail, highly analytical and problem-solving mindset. Able to identify process improvement opportunities, separate key issues, consider alternatives or multiple solutions, and effectively make recommendations.
  • Experience in managing change in a fast paced, complex environment.
  • Knowledge of ITIL best practices.
  • Preferred security-related certifications (e.g. SSCP, ISSEP, ISSAP, CCSP, CCNP, MCSE, C|EH, OSCP, OSWE, GWEB, GPEN, CFCE, CHFI).
  • CISSP required.
  • PMP a plus.

Security Engineer


As a Security Engineer with Lorien, you will be working through an established and respected staffing organization.  Lorien is part of the Impellam Group, one of the top staffing firms in the country, where we serve thousands of companies through a nationwide network of offices and on-site client locations. Our reputation is built on a commitment to excellence, a focus on quality service and trust.

Depending upon the client, the assignment, and your performance, you can find potential opportunities for direct employment. Your hard work and professional dedication will be rewarded with competitive compensation, including benefits.

Available benefits for Security Engineer Position may include (but are not limited to):

  • Exceptional medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k)

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