Cyber Security Principal Consultant Engineer

at TALENT Software Services
Published August 9, 2022
Location Chattanooga, TN
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


Cyber Security Principal Consultant Engineer

Job Summary: Talent Software Services is in search of a Cyber Security Principal Consultant Engineer for a contract position in Chattanooga, TN. The opportunity will be five months with a strong chance for a long-term extension.

Position Summary: The Cyber Security Principal Consulting Engineer guides the implementation and monitoring of enterprise wide security solutions for client. A Cyber Security Principal Consulting Engineer strives to enforce security best practices, policies, standards and guidance to ensure the safeguard of client's proprietary data, physical infrastructure and resources from internal and external threats. The Cybersecurity Principal Consulting Engineer is required to maintain a comprehensive understanding of core technologies and services used or provided by client. Develop and maintain relationships throughout the organization to assist Information Security in accomplishing its goals for the enterprise.

Primary Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Core Security technology Implementation Consulting with project teams and client's employees regarding corporate leading practices Application and platform security design and integration with core security technology Incident and problem resolution Capacity, Performance, Availability, and System management of core security technologies Process development/improvement Cybersecurity engineering subject matter expert for ISS and enterprise projects
  • Analysis of core application/system security accesses Information Systems Security (ISS) project lead responsible for ISS projects Identity and access control systems management Threat, vulnerability, and risk management Web services security configuration and integration LDAP and PKI system design and administration
  • Develop Security systems engineering and architecture methodologies and standards Relational database security configuration Operating system security configuration standards development MAR/SOC1/SOC2/PCI compliance activities System automation and connections through multiple applications/systems Other responsibilities as needed


  • All applicants will be advised that Client, as a federal contractor, may be required to implement a COVID-19 vaccine mandate.
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or other related field or equivalent work experience is required. Equivalent years of experience are determined as one year of technical experience for every year of college requested.
  • Experience Minimum 5 years of experience as an information security engineer or in related field required Skills/Certifications Able to encourage and promote cooperation, understanding, trust and credibility required. Analytical and problem solving skills; ability to develop creative solutions in a changing environment are required.
  • Organizational skills are required with the ability to oversee multiple projects and priorities required. Must have demonstrated success in leading large projects or multiple concurrent medium to large projects required.
  • Written and oral communication skills are required to communicate technical concepts in individual, group and large audience settings required Ability to Lead projects and produce run-book documentation, including procedures and job-aids required CISSP, CSSLP, GIAC-GWEB or similar certifications preferred

If this job is a match for your background, we would be honored to receive your application! 
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