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Principal Security Engineer

  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia, 30339
  • Salary: 130000.0
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 11 days ago

Join one of Atlanta's elite and well established global IT corporations on a high-profile, game-changing project! We have a direct hire opportunity for a Principal Security Engineer. You will have the following responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of all corporate email gateway and email platform protection services.
  • Partner with external email service providers to improve email protection efficiency. 
  • Configure and manage data loss prevention platforms across multiple products and service locations
  • Manage endpoint detection and remediation platforms to include version updates, configuration changes, and protection improvements
  • Management corporate public digital certificate services to include certificate issues, renewals, and revocations as well as new domain enrollments
  • Coordinate and run global external penetration testing services, partnering with external providers, reviewing results, and delivering results to various business units
  • Utilize scripting to enable automation of common tasks, educating key security operations center personnel on threating hunting tasks and capabilities
  • Act at Tier 3 level escalation point for junior engineers and analysts, mentoring them in proper incident response handling where needed.
  • Identify cyber risks and provide guidance regarding remediation of gaps to facilitate a hardened and sustainable cloud environment
???????Required Skills
  • 4-5 years experience in Information Technology 
  • 4-5 years experience with email defense products, as well as email protocols and services such as SPF, DKIM, DMARC  
  • 4-5 years experience with securing cloud directory services such as Office365 and Azure AD
  • 3+ years experience with managing endpoint detection and response tools and incident response activities on Windows and Linux systems
  • 3+ years experience with utilizing vulnerability management platforms
  • 2+ years experience with security functions within various cloud hosting service providers.
  • 2+ years experience with utilizing encryption technologies and digital certificate management.
  • 1+ years experience with developing and running scripts and scripting languages
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience.
Additional Characteristics:
  • Strong understanding of TCP/IP protocols, subnetting, and routing
  • Strong understanding of encryption fundamentals and process flows
  • Strong understanding of email security components such as SPF, DKIM, and DMARC
  • Strong understanding of cloud vendors and cloud security architectures 
  • Strong experience in Microsoft Office365 security components and capabilities
  • Understanding of NIST, CIS Top 20, and ISO 27001 controls
  • Ability to troubleshoot email and security problems independently 
  • Ability to accurately document major security incident reports viewable by executive leaders
  • Ability to properly handle confidential and sensitive information
  • Ability to pass US federal government background investigation

Apply with MATRIX today!