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Cybersecurity Engineer in Jacksonville Beach, FL at SNI Technology

Date Posted: 1/17/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description


SCOPE/POSITION OVERVIEW
The Cybersecurity Engineer will focus on security intelligence, anomaly hunting and incident response. The Engineer must leverage intuition, security knowledge and a broad of array of tools and advanced security techniques to uncover malicious activity.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 4+ years of experience in cybersecurity
  • GSEC (GIAC Security Essentials Certificate) or equivalent preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology or relevant field
  • Experience generating automated metrics to measure service and program effectiveness and consistency
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to a variety of audiences
  • Exceptional analytical and critical thinking, willingness to challenge status quo
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Highly adaptive team player and independent worker
  • Experience in the development and deployment of security products
  • Experience performing technical analysis involving threat event data and evaluating malicious activity
  • Experience responding to and taking a leadership role in information security incidents
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP and related network protocols
  • In-depth knowledge of information security protection/detection and authentication systems (firewalls, IDS, IPS, anti-virus, etc.)
  • In-depth knowledge of commonly-accepted information security principles and practices, as well as techniques attackers would use to identify vulnerabilities, gain unauthorized access, escalate privileges and access restricted information
  • In-depth knowledge of current operating environments (AWS, Microsoft, Linux, other cloud-based systems)
  • Understanding and application of the follow security tools: Vulnerability scanning, application white/black listing, Cloud Security, Firewalls, IPS/IDS, Network Access Control, SIEM



RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES

  • Demonstrate innovative security approaches in non-traditional IT environments
  • Develop unique, effective security strategies for software systems, networks, data centers, and hardware
  • Implement/build-in security systems to software, hardware, and components
  • Research best ways to secure and protect company-wide IT infrastructure
  • QA software and hardware for security vulnerabilities and risks
  • Monitor software for external intrusions, attacks, and hacks
  • Close off security vulnerability in the case of an attack
  • Identify cyber attackers, report to upper management, and cooperate with police or other legal forces to detain perpetrator
  • Work independently or as part of a team as needed
  • Other projects as assigned



PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING ENVIRONMENT

This job operates in a professional office environment and routinely uses standard office equipment. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; kneel; use hands to handle or feel; and talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, color vision, distance and peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus.

An essential function of the job is to be able to comply with all applicable federal, state and local safety and health regulations that would apply to this job.

This job description reflects the assignment of essential functions and may be modified as needed; it does not proscribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor is it intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job.

Work Schedule Expectations

  • This position typically requires working standard business hours Monday through Friday.
  • This position does require after hours, on-call shifts and the ability to work during nonstandard hours when the need arises.
  • This position may require some early morning, late night, weekend and holiday shifts.



Supervisory Responsibility

  • This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.