Information Security Engineer at BC Forward

Posted in Other 14 days ago.

Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Job Description:

Information Security Engineer

BCforward is currently seeking a highly motivated Information Security Engineer for a remote position.

Position Title:
Information Security Engineer

Location: Remote

Anticipated Start Date: [6/1/2024]

Please note this is the target date and is subject to change. BCforward will send official notice ahead of a confirmed start date.

Expected Duration: 6 MONTHS

Job Type: Contract to Hire

Pay Range: $55-$65/hr.

Please note that actual compensation may vary within this range due to factors such as location, experience, and job responsibilities, and does not encompass additional non-standard compensation (e.g., benefits, paid time off, per diem, etc.).



We are looking for a contract to hire IT Security Engineer to provide day-to-day and project related technical security support, system maintenance and security integrations of the network security infrastructure technology. A candidate must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and possess analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. This is a remote eligible position for a candidate that initiates contact and demonstrates good collaboration and teamwork skills.

What Else Will You Do?

* Provide support activities, root cause analysis, and quality assurance of network security infrastructure.

* Support the installation, planning, and evaluation of Palo Alto network security technologies.

* Reviewing system and device logs from network security technologies in support of IT and business requirements.

* Support process, procedures, guidelines, standards for security capabilities and architecture, roadmaps and influence vendor selections for network security technology.

* Possess working knowledge of network communications and network security controls.

* Contribute to analyzing business strategy and user needs, translating to system requirements.

* Maintain and promote a strong safety culture and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations.

* Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.

What Experience Should You Have?

4+ or more years of experience in an enterprise IT Security Engineering role including the following disciplines:

* Palo Alto technologies lifecycle, support, and implementation experience

* Managing Remote Access technologies o Strong understanding of modern networking.

* Leading projects to completion.

* Managing multiple priorities and working across multiple teams

* Mentoring others and navigating conflicts

* Understand security theories, principles, designs, standards, and industry best practices.

Additional Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Information Security

* Security or technical certification

* Configuration and log analysis

* Authentication and authorization

* Reporting and metric generation


BCforward offers all eligible employees a comprehensive benefits package including, but not limited to major medical, HSA, dental, vision, employer-provided group life, voluntary life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, and 401k.

About BCforward:

Founded in 1998 on the idea that industry leaders needed a professional service, and workforce management expert, to fuel the development and execution of core business and technology strategies, BCforward is a Black-owned firm providing unique solutions supporting value capture and digital product delivery needs for organizations around the world. Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN with an Offshore Development Center in Hyderabad, India, BCforward's 6,000 consultants support more than 225 clients globally.

BCforward champions the power of human potential to help companies transform, accelerate, and scale. Guided by our core values of People-Centric, Optimism, Excellence, Diversity, and Accountability, our professionals have helped our clients achieve their strategic goals for more than 25 years. Our strong culture and clear values have enabled BCforward to become a market leader and best in class place to work.

BCforward is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against based on disability.

Interested candidates please send resume in Word format Please reference job code 222461 when responding to this ad.

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Minneapolis, MN (Onsite)

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Information Technology


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