Associate Security Engineer in Atlanta, GA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 10/14/2019

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Associate Security Engineer with experience in the Telecom Industry. . This is a Full Time Opportunity and is located in Atlanta, GA. Please review the job description below.
Job ID: 18-28915
Key Responsibilities:
  • The Associate Security Engineer role is an early career role focused on the maintaining security configuration of dedicated security infrastructure as well as security configuration embedded in operating systems, applications and middleware. 
  • He/She is responsible to deploy and support information and systems protections across networks, servers, desktops and cloud infrastructure.
  • Associate Security Engineers will work with more senior technical persons, analysts and management to ensure that security configurations and processes are adequate to identify risks, protect assets, detect threats, respond to attacks and recover from cyber security events.
  • The associate engineer will manage incidents and resolve problems related to information security configuration and will often execute moves, ads and changes to a diverse catalogue of information security tools and platforms.
  • Maintain working knowledge of technical security configuration, deploy new configurations and monitor for unexpected changes to configurations.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • Operate security consoles and dashboards; take action to recognize and respond to events, threats, incidents, and policy non-compliance.
  • Maintain documented operating procedures, execute operating procedures and utilize workflows and ticketing systems to request and document the fulfilment of work across the organization.
  • Collect, analyse and report security metrics on a routine basis.  Recommend changes and enhancements that improve security posture for the organization.
  • Prior internships or job exposure to infrastructure security software and support of security tools applied to networks, servers, endpoints and cloud security configuration.
  • One to five years of progressive experience including customer support, maintenance and deployment of security tools and remediation of minor security incidents.
  • Proven track record as a member of or contributor to operational teams and processes, exceling at learning and managing multiple technologies.
  • Highly motivated, self-starter with the ability to work independently and prioritize tasks in a dynamic work environment.
  • Exposure to multiple security disciplines and technologies including Windows, Unix, Linux, data protections, endpoint controls, databases, wireless security and networking protocols, user access management, vulnerability management, patching tools, risk and compliance.
  • Up-to-date experience with information security tools, service desk software, and typical business technologies such as Office 365 or other SaaS business solutions.
  • Basic understanding of security concepts, networking concepts, web related technologies, virtualization, software defined networking and cloud application architectures.
Our client is a leading Telecom Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration.