Back to Job Search

Cybersecurity Engineer

  • Location: Chattanooga, 37406
  • Salary: 110000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

Large Supply Chain Company is hiring a Cybersecurity Engineer for their IT Security team.  This role is 100% remote with minor travel to the corporate office when needed.  


As the Cybersecurity Engineer you will provide secure engineering design, analysis, and support for network and security devices, applications, and operating systems.  You will lead Cybersecurity Analysts, vendors, contractors and other members of IT through the incident response process. As the Cybersecurity Engineer, you will also assists in the development and implementation of security policies and procedures, security architecture and relevant standards.  Will also have the following duties:

  • Research, designs, and implements cybersecurity solutions and ensures the secure design and implementation of business systems  
  • Works with IT and internal and external business partners to ensure that security is part of the evaluation, selection, installation and configuration process of hardware and software
  • Analyzes and makes recommendations to improve network, system and application architectures
  • Examines network, server, and application logs to determine trends and identify security incidents
  • Assists in the review and update of cyber security policies, architectures and standards
  • Assists in responding to audits, penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
  • Responsible for security event monitoring, management, and response utilizing SEIM toolsets
  • Perform incident identification analysis and assist with incident response by conducting evaluations, reporting, communication, mitigation, and continuous monitoring
  • Work with internal and external teams in generating daily/weekly reports, dashboards, metrics, etc.
  • Works in partnership with IT peers, management, vendors, and business units to provide highly reliable, secure, and cost-effective network security services
The ideal candidate will be familiar with secure software and hardware design and configuration best practices.  Knowledge of deep packet inspection and network design, various operating systems (Windows/Linux/OSX), working knowledge and experience with network security tools (hardware and software), vulnerability management and endpoint security technologies.

  • 4-6 years of experience working in an enterprise environment or a large scale, high-availability IT operation with 24/7/365 accountability and a focus on cybersecurity  
  • Technical expertise in Information/Cyber Security, to include infrastructure vulnerabilities, and network security products required (hardware and software) VPN, firewall, network monitoring, intrusion detection, web server security, wireless security, cloud, OT, IoT
  • Experience with network design and/or security architecture
  • Experience managing security events/incidents as part of an Incident Response team
  • BS or MS in security related field a plus
  • Security certifications preferred (CISSP, CEH, OSCP, CISM)
  • Identify malicious or anomalous activity based on event data from SEIM, firewalls, WAF, IPS, and other sources
  • Experience with vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, and forensic analysis
  • Experience with Automation and Scripting 
  • Familiar with service operations best practices and industry security standards and controls.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer including disability and veteran and provides reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA). If you are a person with a disability needing assistance applying, or at any point in the hiring process, please email us at To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.

For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.