Cybersecurity Staff Engineer

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Published September 17, 2022
Location Atlanta, GA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


100% Remote - No Travel - Great Culture - Fantastic Leadership

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Salary: $130,000 - $180,000 per year

A bit about us:

Cybersecurity company servicing the public and private sector. We have been providing world class security to our customers for the last 20+ years. Looking for individuals who share our passion.

Why join us?

Established company in business for 20+ years'.

  • Flexible work hours
  • 100% Remote
  • PTO
  • Competitive Comprehensive Benefits
  • 401K retirement planning

Job Details

The Cybersecurity Engineer is responsible for performing and evaluating vulnerability scanning, reporting detection results, maintaining scanning systems and procedures; and to identify and mitigate threats to the corporate network, corporate assets, and corporate users. This team member will identify core requirements, design and implement security technologies, and work with stakeholders to perform ongoing tuning and alerting on those technologies. Security technologies may include, but are not limited to: vulnerability scanners, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Security Incident Event Management (SIEM), User Behavior Analytics, Host Intrusion Prevention (HIPS), Web Application Firewall (WAF), DevSecOps Pipelines, and Web/Email Gateway. This team member will be responsible for both technical implementation of systems and communication of security requirements to management and security leadership. Additionally, this team member will be responsible, as necessary, with assisting in investigations into security threats.


Perform software vulnerability scanning and source code analysis using security testing tools and processes used to expose known and undocumented vulnerabilities in various information systems.
Conduct source code reviews and software penetration tests to confirm existence of vulnerabilities and communicate findings to support teams for resolution.
Develop vulnerability data analysis and reporting tools using PHP, Python 3, Node.js, React, Express, SQL and other coding technologies as required.
Using strong interpersonal skills to articulate vulnerabilities to technical and not-technical audiences
Provide technical understanding of vulnerabilities and exploits using knowledge of coding frameworks and web and cloud application infrastructure (Application Servers, Web Servers, APIs, etc).
Provide knowledge and support for software and web application migration devices (WAF, API gateways, etc.)
Using creative thought, technical understanding of exploits, and attacker behaviors provide additional details on how software is at risk of penetration.
Creation of vulnerability reports and metrics to disseminate to groups based on operational hierarchies.
Prior coding experience in web development
Prior experience in cloud development, CICD, or DevOps

Reports to: Cybersecurity Manager

Direct Reports: None


Strong technical skills and hands on experience in information security as it relates to server security, client security, user security, network communications, and data storage.
Practical experience implementing security solutions and performing initial tuning and monitoring in the environment.
Proven expertise developing custom rule sets for tools to identify specific attacks and exploits based on feedback and requirements from business stakeholders including Compliance and Legal Counsel.
Practical experience scaling vulnerability detection solutions to meet enterprise sizing requirements and performing tuning to manage the amount of alerting that occurs.
Strong code development skills in PHP, Python 3, Node.js, React, Express, and SQL.
Strong knowledge of core Information Technology concepts such as TCP/IP networking, Windows & Active Directory, Unix/Linux, Mainframe, Cloud Service Providers, Relational Databases, Data Warehouses, and filesystems.
Strong knowledge of IT and cloud technologies and methods to secure them, specifically for applications databases, storage area networking, cloud-based storage, and data warehouses.
Practical experience with data loss, data privacy, regulatory requirements.
Strong knowledge of the OSI model and security that is associated with each layer.
Required Skills
Experience in setting appropriate priorities for tasks to be accomplished based on project plans and management priorities are required.
Proven ability to communicate across multiple levels of stakeholders.
Ability to interpret and document business and technical requirements.
Good interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Detail oriented with good time and analytical skills.
Ability to exercise prudent judgment and offer knowledgeable advice.
Ability to read source code from various languages and understand program logic.
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.
Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks.
Ability to manage production sensitive situations
Be a reputable representative of the department
A minimum of 1-5 years of experience in large and complex business environments with a successful track record working directly with senior level management with at least 1 year of experience in one or more of the following domains: Cybersecurity, Information Security, Network Engineering, or Network Operations, Information Technology, Application Development.
A minimum of 1 – 3 years of code development in one or more of the following: PHP, Python, Node.js, React, Express.
Hands on experience supporting security requirements of a large, global enterprise environment.
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience strongly preferred
Cybersecurity related certifications strongly preferred

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