Position Details

CYBER SECURITY ENGINEER

Cyber Security Engineer
Full Time Direct Hire
Salary is DOE (target is ~105-115k + 10% bonus)
San Diego, CA 92128 (Carmel Mountain, off the 15 and 56)

Required Skills / Experience:
• 5yr+ years delivering information security infrastructure support and related services
• 7yr+ years IT experience
• Experience deploying and operating vulnerability scanning tools, intrusion detection systems, and network equipment audit tools
• In-depth knowledge and understanding of Security information and event management (SIEM) for advanced threat correlation and analysis
• Strong mix of the following:
o Server operating systems such as Windows, Linux, Unix
o Network technologies such as Cisco firewalls, routers, switches
o Shell scripting such as bash, Perl, python, PowerShell or equivalent
o Technology automation to streamline operations and ensure consistent outcomes
• Knowledge of encryption tools and concepts including: PGP, PKI, and digital certificates
• Knowledge of common information security management frameworks
• Demonstrated experience in evaluating, recommending, and implementing commercial hardware and software security products to augment and enhance the Company’s enterprise security program
• Experience defining requirements and developing project plans

Desired:
• CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CISM or equivalent security certification
• Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field
• Knowledge of McAfee product suite centered on Endpoint Detection and Response products including ePolicy Orchestrator a plus

Soft Skills:
• Able to work with minimal direction • Self-starting with a strong work ethic
• Strong team player
• Strong organizational skills to handle multiple priorities
• Excellent oral and written communication skills

Summary
The Cybersecuirty Engineer acts as an expert advisor to the enterprise's business units, as well as to various IT groups. They will lead in the design and implementation of security controls throughout the organization, and at corporate assets spread across North America.

The Cybersecuirty Engineer position requires a very high level of task management ability, and a willingness to quickly get up to speed on new security technologies or strategies. The Cybersecuirty Engineer will be passionate about security, and capable of explaining difficult technical concepts to non-technical, or non-security focused groups.

Responsibilities:
• Ensures the rigorous application of cybersecurity policies, principles, and practices in the delivery of all Information Technology (IT) and cybersecurity services
• Develops and designs security solutions to maintain confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information through the enterprise
• Identifies, plans, and documents improvements to security controls currently in place
• Develops and documents recommendations and courses of action to solve complex cybersecurity problems
• Develops and interprets cybersecurity requirements as part of the IT acquisition development process and assists in the formulation of cybersecurity/IT budgets
• Plans and schedules the installation of new or modified security hardware, operating systems, and software applications
• Ensures the assessment and implementation of identified computer and network environment fixes such as system patches and fixes associated with specific technical vulnerabilities as part of the Cybersecurity Vulnerability Management program
• Guides the implementation of appropriate operational structures and processes to ensure an effective cybersecurity program, including boundary defense, incident detection, and response
• With no guidance, conducts cybersecurity engineering research and analysis, provides recommendations for the implementation of security mechanisms, and provides educational briefings on the recommended cybersecurity mechanism
• Contributes substantive content to the development of cybersecurity documentation, concept papers, and test plans
• Develops analysis and recommendation reports in response to official inquires on alerts, incidents, and mitigation strategies
• Provides technical expertise, programmatic, and planning support for implementing Endpoint Security products
• Performs configuration hardening, assessment, and forensics activities with Linux and Windows servers
• Guides internal customers in implementing host-based security strategies on a large scale across a variety of environments
• Implements host-based intrusion detection and prevention solutions (state-based, event-based, signature-based)

Company Information/Benefits
• Leading Renewable Energy Company
• Bonus
• Medical (multiple options including one that is 100% paid)
• Dental and Vision
• Matched 401k
• Discounted Onsite Lunch
• Onsite Gym
• Good work life balance


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