Security Engineer #26542
|Location: Atlanta, Georgia|
|ID Number: #26542|
Long term contract
Also responsible for analyzing the information security environment and assisting with the development of security measures to safeguard information against accidental or unauthorized modification, destruction, or disclosure. '
-Works with the technical team to recover data after a security breach.
-Configures and installs firewalls and intrusion detection systems.
-Develops automation scripts to handle and track incidents.
-Investigates intrusion incidents, conducts forensic investigations and mounts incident responses.
-Delivers technical reports and formal papers on test findings.
-Installs firewalls, data encryption, and other security measures.
-Maintains access by providing information, resources, and technical support.
-Ensures authorized access by investigating improper access; revoking access; reporting violations; monitoring information requests by new programming; recommending improvements.
-Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
-Accomplishes information systems and organization mission by completing related results as needed. '
-Builds, deploys, and tracks security measurements for computer systems and networks.
-Mitigates security vulnerabilities by implementing applicable solutions and tools
. -Performs vulnerability testing, risk analyses, and security assessments.
-Collaborates with colleagues on authentication, authorization, and encryption solutions.
-Tests security solutions using industry standard analysis criteria.
-Responds to information security issues during each stage of a project’s lifecycle.
-Performs risk assessments and testing of data processing systems.
-Establishes system controls by developing framework for controls and levels of access; recommending improvements
-Establishes computer and terminal physical security by developing standards, policies, and procedures; coordinates with facilities security; recommends improvements.
-Safeguards computer files by performing regular backups; developing procedures for source code management and disaster preparedness; recommends improvements.
'-Determines the sensitivity of the data in order to recommend the appropriate security needs.
-Develops proposals for, and consider cost effective equipment options to satisfy security needs.
-Communicates with the technical team, management team and users companywide if data security is breached.
-Designs infrastructure to alert the technical team of detected vulnerabilities.
-Evaluates new technologies and processes that enhance security capabilities.
-Supervises changes in software, hardware, facilities, telecommunications and user needs.
-Defines, implements, and maintains corporate security policies.
-Analyzes and advises on new security technologies and program conformance
. -Creates, tests, and implements network disaster recovery plans
. -Recommends security enhancements and purchases.
-Trains staff on network and information security procedures.
-Develops security awareness by providing orientation, educational programs, and on-going communication.
-Recommends modifications in legal, technical and regulatory areas that affect IT security.