(1912175656) Security Engineer Santa Clara, CA 

Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date Posted: 09-06-2016
Position: (1912175656) Security Engineer
Location: Santa Clara, CA 
Duration: 12 Months
Position: #1912175656

Position Overview: 

Work with in the heart of Silicon Valley by ensuring security for critical infrastructure. 
We are looking for a talented hands-on security professional that has deep technical knowledge also likes contributing to the strategic direction. 
In this role you will get to work with the full array of security solutions as well as support the security provisions throughout the environment’s infrastructure – networks, servers, desktops and applications. 
You will also contribute toward strategic planning based on risk assessments and analysis. 


Implement and support comprehensive security controls using a defense in depth approach 
Network security through segmentation and firewall zoning 
Implement ACL policies and secure configurations in firewalls, routers, switches, VPNs and load balancers 
Endpoint security management to prevent malware and insider threats 
Rapid response for MS-ISAC security alerts, including of co-ordination with Networking team, Security Engineering team, Endpoint and other appropriate parties 
Daily analysis of Zscaler Advanced Behavior Analysis tool 
Analyses of security trends and overall network health with Cisco Prime Infrastructure 3.1 and Cisco Identity Service Engine 2.0 
Email security through Spam filtering and use of SPF & DMARC 
Advise on application security based on OWASP Top 10 
Ensure PCI-DSS compliance 
Monitor SIEM, IPS and event logs for indicators of compromise 
Perform incident response using NIST SP 800-61 standards and determine root causes 
Security awareness training 
Keeping security plans and documentation updated 
Creating and reviewing SOWs and RFPs
Create and update disaster recovery plans and security policies as needed 
Working with stakeholders to perform risk management and ongoing assessments, and then selecting mitigating and corrective controls based on Pareto analysis 
Proactive client involvement in solving client challenges and business opportunities 
Collaborate with client stakeholders and steering committees to ensure plans and identified solutions meet business needs and expectations. 
Communicate with team on a regular basis to provide timely and informative reports and related analysis and recommendations to maintain and improve service delivery 
Provide up-to-date information to clients in response to specific inquiries and meet all commitments ahead of due dates 
Off-hour availability during security incidents and relevant emergent conditions 

Required Skills, Experience & Qualifications: 

Experienced with firewalls, routers, switches, SIEM 
Network packet captures and analysis 
Knowledge of current hacking techniques, vulnerability disclosures, data breach incidents, and security analysis techniques 
Knowledge of malware families, botnets, threats by sector, and various attack campaigns and attacker methods
Experience collecting, analyzing, and validating open source intelligence 

Working knowledge in one or more of the following topics: 

Industrial Control System Security, Third Party Risks/Threats, Extremist Groups and Cyber Terrorists, Hacktivism, Distributed Denial of Service Attacks, Malware, Mobile or Emerging Threats, Social Engineering, Insider Threats 
Microsoft Active Directory, Windows DACL/SACL, and Linux 
Understanding of protocols, such as IPsec, ESP, GRE, SSL/TLS, 802.1x, RADIUS/TACACS, HSRP, GSLB and WCCP 
Understanding of NIST cybersecurity, risk assessment and incident response standards 
Scripting language such as PowerShell or PERL 
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Mathematics highly desired 
CISSP, GSEC, CEH, MCSE, and CCNP-Security certification desired 
5-10 years hands-on security administration or engineering experience 
Client engagement soft skills are required 
Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. 

Additional Preferred Skills, Experience & Qualifications: 

Hypervisor security 
Database security 
Identity management and access control 
Multifactor authentication 
Change management process 
Experience with ticketing system such as Remedy 
Business continuity planning and facilitating business impact analyses with business units 

Contact : Samuel McClain 
Office - 248-603-2675
Mobile - 248-885-6685

At least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or an equivalent in education is required for this position.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Samuel McClain
Technical Recruiter, Technosoft Corporation
Technosoft Corporation
28411 Northwestern Hwy., Suite 640
Southfield, MI 48034
Office - 248-603-2675
Mobile - 248-885-6685
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