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Info Security Engineer-Sr. - Remote

  • Location: Mediapolis, 50392
  • Salary: 63.33
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Long term contract Opportunity!

Position:  Information Security Engineer
Location: Des Moines, IA 50392
Term: 12 Months Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Perform Penetration Tests and Vulnerability Analysis on web applications, mobile applications, thick clients, and embedded devices
  • Adequately explain, present, demonstrate [when applicable], and document the operational impact of a vulnerability
  • Research and maintain proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, trends in vulnerabilities, and other security topics
  • Analyze business impact and exposure based on emerging security threats, vulnerabilities, risks and help to adjust our overall security strategy accordingly
  • Perform technical security assessments as well as develop technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities
  • Stay up to date and be an active participate in the overall cyber security industry
  • May be required to provide on-call support

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Associate's or bachelor's degree in a computer science, technology, engineering or math related field
  • 6+ years work experience or equivalent experience
  • Proven experience as an IT professional
  • Advanced planning, organizational, problem-solving, analytical and decision-making skills required
  • Proficiency with database applications, knowledge of mainframe, distributed and/or web programming language
  • Solid leadership and presentation skills required
  • Must be able to maintain a high degree of accuracy and confidentiality
  • Must have the desire and ability to learn new technology and continuously grow
  • Ability to work on cross functional teams and collaborate with both IT and non-IT partners

Preferred Skills:
  • Basic knowledge of insurance and financial services products preferred
  • Knowledge of business unit applications preferred
  • Excellent time management skills preferred

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!


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

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