Security Engineer Empyrean Benefit Solutions
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED To fulfill this role, the Systems Security Engineer will:
Define, implement and maintain a comprehensive encryption strategy to include the evaluation, selection and implementation of technologies and security products. The strategy must address data at rest and data in transit; leverage the data classification scheme, and address multiple environments (desktop, servers, databases, mobile devices, backup tapes, etc.).
Must be familiar with compliance requirements, processes, adherences, third party auditing, reporting and responses, not limited to but including, SAS70 or SOX, HIPPA, PHI. Arrange and execute annual penetration tests, assessing results and conducting remediation.
Respond to and report on IT security incidents providing initial assessment of impact severity and types of incidents being addressed.
Analyze compromised computing resources of routine to moderate complexity, to assist in improving security design and policy compliance, and to understand and document new threat profiles.
Provide up-to-date documentation and procedures on security software product administration.
Provide guidance for enterprise patching to ensure efficacy of patching procedures and processes.
Assist in the development of technical security standards to support policies, including creating, coordinating and monitoring standards and incident investigation procedures.
Perform periodic operating system and application security assessments of routine-to-moderate complexity and review for evidence of vulnerability or compromise; assist with the implementation of resolution.
Propose security architecture alternatives to address requirements and maintain compatibility among solutions.
Study and maintain current knowledge of security issues.
Report issues to the department personnel responsible for the resource.
Assist in resolving information security discrepancies at the physical, operational, and technical tiers.
Develop new information security and compliance programs to increase overall system security.
Design, deploy, manage, maintain and monitor system logs including: firewall, IPS, internet filtering, and system logs.
Adhere to strict change management practices and procedures.
Two-year college degree in computer related field from an accredited college or university, or equivalent education and experience.
CISSP, GIAC or equivalent security certification required.
Sound background in networking concepts, protocols, LAN/WAN design and architecture. Knowledge of PC hardware and software. Strong experience with Windows, Linux and TCPIP.
Ten plus years in computer networking field, including five years in information security, preferably handling system level.
Five plus years experience with configuration of routers, firewalls and networking security devices.
Seven years user account administration, security object maintenance and access controls.
Strong logical ability, problem solving ability, good oral and written communication skills, thorough, takes initiative, professional appearance/demeanor, dependable, flexible with work schedule, loyal, organized, and courteous.
||2401 Fountain View |
Houston, TX 77057
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED