Security Engineer

  • location: New York, NY (remote)
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $80 - $110 per hour

job description

Security Engineer

job summary:
Our Client, a Healthcare Tech Company is looking for a self-motivated Sr. Security Engineer to implement cyber security solutions and enable business growth and scaling of their cloud-first pharmacy solutions!

This is a great time to join our client, an organization voted as one of the Best Places to Work by Built In NYC during a time of hyper growth.

Technical Experience

  • You have strong technical expertise in network security knowledge, to include VPN, firewall, network monitoring, intrusion detection, and wireless security
  • You have practical experience engineering and tuning security solutions including vulnerability scanners, EDR solutions, DLP solutions, WAFs, and ingesting all relevant data into a SIEM for analysis, alerting, and threat hunting
  • You deliver insights for vulnerability prioritization, remediation and reporting to engineering teams by ingesting, and abstracting the results of security assessment tools into a single platform (using tools such as Brinqa or Kenna)
  • You have a high level of skill and proven experience securing the use of cloud services offered by various cloud providers (AWS, GCP, Azure, etc) - AWS preferred
  • You have an understanding of the full stack of abstractions provided by modern container orchestration platforms such as Apache Mesos and Docker Swarm (we use Kubernetes)
  • You have familiarity with modern container security tools such as Prisma Cloud Compute
  • You understand how to implement automated security controls in release pipelines. We use GitHub Actions, Helm, and AWS offerings
  • You seek to automate manual processes and know at least one scripting language (e.g., Perl, Python, PowerShell)
location: NEW YORK, New York
job type: Contract
salary: $80 - 110 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
  • Researches, designs, and implements cyber security solutions that comply with all applicable security policies and standards
  • Enables business growth and scaling of our cloud-first pharmacy solutions by making recommendations to improve the security of our network, system and application architectures
  • Works with IT, Infrastructure, Engineering teams and internal and external business partners to ensure that security is factored in the evaluation, selection, installation and configuration process of hardware and software
  • Analyzes complex logs, forensic artifacts, and scanning system results to identify suspicious or hostile actions on company systems, and to identify out-of-date or misconfigured software, operating systems, or packages
  • Assists in the review and update of cyber security policies, architectures and standards
  • Assists in responding to audits, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
  • Documents everything, understanding why documentation is important, and ensuring proper tracking of issues and/or architecture design changes
  • Has good judgment, a sense of urgency and has demonstrated commitment to high standards of ethics, regulatory compliance, customer service and business integrity
  • Has an ability to effectively influence others to modify their opinions, plans, or behaviors
  • Self-motivated and possessing of a high sense of urgency and personal integrity
  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Network Security

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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