Cyber security engineer at Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC

Posted in Other 17 days ago.

Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Job Description:

Our client in Center City Philadelphia is looking for a Sr. Cyber Security Engineer to join their growing team. This is a permanent role with an industry leader. Providing great benefits and bonus incentive structure on top of a competitive salary!

Position Description:

  • Implement tools to protect on-premise, SaaS, PaaS, and IaaS deployments, native and 3rd party.

  • Oversee vulnerability assessment and management program for internally managed and cloud systems.

  • Remain relevant within industry trends, treats and current events with the cyber space.

  • Manage all internal and external security tools, services, and vendors.

  • Conduct authorized penetration testing on all network elements.

  • Proactively access risks for end user computing environment, network and infrastructure, commercial and custom software solutions, and a range of technology services.

  • Identify technical and procedural security gaps and recommend remediation proactively.

  • Provide direction on best practices for the protection of data according to company procedures.

  • Assist with ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and privacy and alert team of all issues.

  • Establish distinct security best practices and provide guidance for continuous process improvement.

  • Evaluate proposed application and infrastructure solutions for adherence to documented company standards, policies and regulatory responsibilities.

  • Actively participate in security audits, client inquiries, compliance reviews, and security incident response efforts.

  • Investigate suspected events, issues and anything outside of compliance.

  • Monitor reports for breaches.

  • Analyze current attack and incident trends, technologies, and methodologies.

  • Establish ownership over processes and improvements related to network security devices including firewalls, IPS/IDS, proxies, and VPNs.

  • Provide mentorship amongst Infrastructure/IT team and users.

Required Skills:

  • 7+ years of experience and 4+ years of cyber specific experience.

  • Strong technical experience in Engineering or Administrative heavy position prior to cyber security.

  • Advanced knowledge of on-prem and cloud with specific expertise in securing cloud environments.

  • Expert in cyber security practice and methodologies with dedication to study new trends and threats in current events.

  • Ability to lead projects, team, propose new solutions and act as a subject matter expert in the field of cyber securities.

  • Lead continuous security efforts as well as build out new solutions assist in all technical aspects.

  • Working expertise of Microsoft Active Directory, Azure Active Directory, and Windows Server and other security relevant Microsoft technologies.

  • Expertise in native security capabilities of Amazon Web Services or related cloud.

Bonus Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Management Information Systems or equivalent.

  • Certification in one more of the following required: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Information System Auditor (CISA), or GIAC Security Expert (GSE).

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Beacon Hill is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.

Company Profile:

Beacon Hill Technologies, a premier National Information Technology Staffing Group, provides world class technology talent across all industries utilizing a complete suite of staffing services. Beacon Hill Technologies' dedicated team of recruiting and staffing experts consistently delivers quality IT professionals to solve our customers' technical and business needs.

Beacon Hill Technologies covers a broad spectrum of IT positions, including Project Management and Business Analysis, Programming/Development, Database, Infrastructure, Quality Assurance, Production/Support and ERP roles.

Learn more about Beacon Hill Staffing Group and our specialty divisions, Beacon Hill Associates, Beacon Hill Financial, Beacon Hill HR, Beacon Hill Legal, Beacon Hill Life Sciences and Beacon Hill Technologies by visiting

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