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IT Platform Security Engineer

Posted 13 days ago

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long term contract engagements.

Position: IT Platform Security Engineer
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Term: Contract to Hire

The IT Platform Security Engineer focus is on security engineering efforts to evaluate, design, deploy and configure security solutions against internal and external security threats within our environment.

• Provide security log management to identify threats that are in-scope for our environment.
• Implement, manage, and maintain event and log collection, reporting and compliance requirements.
• Review and enhance logging information flow strategies and technical information flow required for log onboarding.
• Support SOC automation initiatives leveraging playbooks, while also using human analysis as needed.
• Daily administrative tasks, reporting, and communication with relevant departments

• Attention to details, fast learner and excellent communication skills.
• Strong OS security administration skills (Windows and Linux).
• Experience in python or other scripting languages.
• Strong Information Security experience in SIEM security logging/monitoring and Security Orchestration (SOAR).
• Proven ability to convey extremely technical concepts to audiences with varying technical prowess.
• Knowledge of industry-standard Information Security frameworks,
policies and procedures.
• Good understanding of network and infrastructure (Networking
protocol knowledge is an advantage- TCP/IP, HTTP, HTTPS, DNS,
firewalls, proxies, IDS, IPS etc…).
• Bachelor’s degree in information security or related discipline or the equivalent of three to five (3 -5yrs) experience.