IT Cybersecurity Engineer

at nFUZION
Published November 29, 2022
Location Melville, NY
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  

Description

DEPT: COMPUTER SERVICES

JOB TITLE: IT Cybersecurity Engineer

SCOPE:

The IT Cybersecurity Engineer is responsible for developing and maintaining IT policies and procedures, managing the relationships with 3rd party security service providers, conducting following up on findings of IT systems audits and acting as a change control agent for computer system updates.

In this role, you will:

  • Work closely with the IT Infrastructure and Application teams to ensure a strong security posture for the company
  • Focus on performing activities that reduce the risk of cybersecurity incidents for the company internally and externally

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Establish and maintain a compliance program to continuously monitor and test cybersecurity controls
  • Manage, review and assist with remediation of annual external penetration test findings
  • Conduct and review internal vulnerability tests and assist in addressing issues uncovered
  • Develop and maintain incident response plan for security issues
  • Develop and maintain IT security training
  • Create scenarios with the help of Management that can be used for tabletop cybersecurity exercises and development of improved plans for dealing with various scenarios
  • Assist with the management of the physical security of all locations
  • Thorough understanding of network equipment functions and uses, Windows server and desktop operating systems, software development life cycle process, log aggregation, and log analysis
  • Benchmark other organization’s cybersecurity programs to learn best practices and apply them at Micross
  • Align the security profile of Micross to address customer/contract/vendor requirements

OTHER DUTIES MAY INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Perform or assist with any operations, as required to maintain workflow and to meet schedules and quality requirements.
  • Maintain a safe work area and comply with safety procedures and equipment operating rules keeping the work area in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Participate in any variety of meetings and work groups to integrate cross-functional activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specified level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, requirements, and policies.
  • Managing projects as assigned, including and not limited to project plans, project budgets, and project execution.

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED:

Computer, printer, routers, switches, servers, firewalls, network scanners

Requirements

REQUIREMENTS:

  • At least 7-10 years of experience working in progressive cybersecurity roles.
  • Experience with ITAR, NIST 800 171 and CMMC
  • Understanding of IT infrastructure, operating systems, software lifecycle management and ITIL
  • Experience in manufacturing environment
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Bachelor’s degree

Preferences

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent education or work experience
  • CISSP certification
  • Secret Clearance

Due to US Government base contract & security requirements, US citizenship or proof of permanent residency required.

This position will be required to obtain and continue to possess at minimum a “Secret” security clearance.