Application Security Engineer

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Permanent
  • salary: $120,000 - $130,000 per year
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Application Security Engineer

job summary:
Application Security Engineer

Chicago, IL

Scope: Our client's Information Security Team is expanding and has an opening for an IT Security Engineer. This role is responsible for expanding clients information security program through the implementation of technical and process controls. The Information Security team is also responsible for threat and vulnerability management, incident response, solution review, and risk management.

 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Permanent
salary: $120,000 - 130,000 per year
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
  • Offer security architecture guidance for IT infrastructure and applications.
  • Ability to work with both technical and business teams for requirements gathering.
  • Performs detailed analysis to identify IT security impacts or considerations and translates into secure, viable technical solutions.
  • Review, prioritize, analyze, and correlate threat data and implement mitigating controls.
  • Deliver reports and assessments to senior management, facilitating understanding of cyber threats relevant to the organization.
  • Research, recommend, evaluate and assist in implementing corporate infrastructure security solutions.
  • Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies.
  • Work to continually improve the tools, processes, documentation, and systems utilized within the organization.
  • Regularly collaborate with IT Compliance and Audit to remediate findings and mitigate risk.
 
qualifications:
Qualifications:

  • At least 3-5 year of enterprise IT security engineering experience
  • The ability to manage information security projects independently and as a team leader.
  • Endpoint security expertise
  • Risk and vulnerability assessments
  • Network security
  • System patching and hardening
Pluses:

  • CISSP, OCP, or equivalent certification
  • Experience supporting and maintaining Windows environments
  • Identity Management
  • Experience with Cylance, Rapid 7, Proofpoint, Secret Server, Ping, RSA or other and other industry standard security tools
  • Experience with Check Point firewalls
 
skills: Qualifications:

  • At least 3-5 year of enterprise IT security engineering experience
  • The ability to manage information security projects independently and as a team leader.
  • Endpoint security expertise
  • Risk and vulnerability assessments
  • Network security
  • System patching and hardening
Pluses:

  • CISSP, OCP, or equivalent certification
  • Experience supporting and maintaining Windows environments
  • Identity Management
  • Experience with Cylance, Rapid 7, Proofpoint, Secret Server, Ping, RSA or other and other industry standard security tools
  • Experience with Check Point firewalls

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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