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IT Platform Security Engineer

Posted 6 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

Description: 
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.

Responsibilities:
• 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

Qualifications:
• 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.

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.

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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 MatrixRes.com/Benefits 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.