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Senior Security Engineer

Company: Robert Half
Location: Boston
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Ref ID: 02100-0011764569Classification: Security Network EngineerCompensation: $135000.00 to $161000.00 yearlyWe are seeking a Senior Security Engineer that will serve as a technical thought leader and hands-on senior contributor in the ongoing enhancement and monitoring of our security platform both on-prem and in the cloud. Reporting to the Chief Information Security Officer, this individual will be responsible for installing and managing software security tools, analyzing metrics, and documenting any security issues discovered.-Implement, manage and monitor security and auditing platforms including evaluation and deployment of new tools and techniques to better secure "OUR CLIENT"'s infrastructure.-Develop best-practice policies for information security in accordance with HIPPA, HITRUST, ISO 27001, GDPR, and oversee and enforce implementation across the company-Assist in the creation, maintenance, and execution of the CISO's security roadmap.-Serve as the main point of contact with outside Managed Security Service Providers to ensure services are delivered effectively-Partner with the Internal Legal team to advise and guide them on Security matters-Coordinate and perform security-related awareness campaigns and educational exercises.-Investigate security incidents and other cyber security events-Apply security principles to networking, windows and desktop platforms, firewalls, IPS/IDS devices and SIEM technologies.-Lead response to internal and external audits with information security components-Oversee patch management process with the ability to deploy patches in a timely manner while understanding business impact.-Work with the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), IT and the community to discover and research security vulnerabilities.-Fix detected vulnerabilities.-Coordinate annual external pen tests.-Create and execute remediation plans for identified security threats to maintain a high-security standard.-Research security enhancements and make recommendations to CISO.-Stay up-to-date on information technology trends, news and security standards.Job Requirements: -----Bachelor's degree in an Information Technology related major -----10+ years of combined experience working in information technology and/or security. -----Experience with information security in Cloud computing and SaaS/IaaS/PaaS models. -----In depth understanding of International Information System Security Certification Consortium (ISC)-- -----Extensive knowledge of information technology operations, responsibilities, procedures to ensure adherence by all staff and make incremental improvements as needed -----Expert knowledge of and experience with application infrastructure components such as Windows Server, Active Directory, Group policy, SQL Server, IIS, VMWare and Tomcat. -----Expert knowledge of Windows 7 / 10 and networking concepts. -----Experience with DLP, anti-virus and anti-malware. -----In-depth understanding of TCP /IP, computer networking, routing and switching. -----Solid experience with firewall and intrusion detection/prevention protocols. -----Experience with Network protocols and packet analysis tools. -----Experience with Security Information and Event Management (SIEM). -----Understanding of IDS / IPS, penetration and vulnerability testing. -----Ability to identify and mitigate vulnerabilities and explain how to avoid them.Robert Half Technology matches IT professionals with remote or on-site jobs on a temporary, project or full-time basis. From roles in software and applications to IT infrastructure and operations, we provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. Our experienced staffing professionals can promote you to employers and advocate on your behalf. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. For more opportunities, get the Robert Half app and receive instant notifications when our AI matches you with jobs. When you work with us, you're working with the best. Robert Half has been recognized as one of FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" every year since 1998 and was named to Forbes' inaugural list of America's Best Temporary Staffing Firms. Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.4429. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to temporary professionals. Visit for more information. -- 2020 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking "Apply Now," you're agreeing to Robert Half's Terms of Use ().

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