Cyber Security Engineer

at Signature Consultants
Location Atlanta, GA
Date Posted August 18, 2021
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer for an opportunity with a client located in Jacksonville, FL. The ideal candidate will be a key member of the Information Security team responsible for the protection of online and corporate systems. This role is a member of security incident response team (SIRT) that performs incident and forensic investigations across all of companies. This role participates in a 24x7x365 work effort and in such will be required at times to work after hours and participate in an on-call rotation.

Responsibilities:

  • Creates and maintains information security alerts from firewalls, IDS, OS, Anti-Virus, web application firewalls, and servers though the use of a SEIM and related tools to respond, triage, and resolve or escalate as needed
  • Act as an escalation point for alerts generated by a SEIM and other related tools
  • Perform systems and network analysis of intrusions to the network, servers, applications, operating systems, firewalls, proxies, and other infrastructure related devices
  • Work alongside team members to hunt for and identify security issues
  • Perform in-depth analysis on network and system activities
  • Analyze and detect sophisticated and nuanced attacks, discern false positives, and provide results to management
  • Participate in incident response and post-mortem events and exercises with a focus on creating measurable benchmarks
  • Evaluate and update SOC procedures, use cases, and playbooks as appropriate
  • Analyze data and prepare reports that document vulnerabilities and recommend actions to prevent, repair or mitigate these vulnerabilities
  • Partner with offensive security team to test detection, improve use cases, and learn new TTPs
  • Aid in threat and vulnerability research across events collected by various sources

Qualifications:

  • Experience working with and/or documenting analysis results in a knowledge, intelligence, and/or case management system
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Equivalent
  • GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC) or Equivalent
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related technology field or equivalent in comparable work experience within the network field
  • 6+ years of experience in the related technology fields
  • Extensive experience with network security devices such as firewalls, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, web application firewalls, and SIEM tools
  • Experience with information security incident response and risk mitigation
  • Experience in Linux and Windows system administration and security
  • Broad knowledge of Enterprise Infrastructure concepts and best practices as they relate to Cyber Security and incident response. Advanced GIAC certifications preferred
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Must be able to interface with all levels
  • Open-minded, adaptable and passionate about learning
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently and as part of a high performing team
  • Understanding of common x86 host virtualization infrastructure
  • Understanding of common services (e.g. SSL, HTTP, FTP, NTP, NFS, SSH, LDAP, etc.)
  • Deep understanding of packets, network traffic, and the OSI model
  • Understanding of how to secure cloud-based solutions (e.g. PaaS, SaaS or IaaS)

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 888.838.1020.