Information Security Engineer

Alegeus Technologies   •  

Waltham, MA

Industry: Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 166 days ago

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The Security Engineer will report to the Information Security Officer for a healthcare technology company. The Security Engineer will be the primary person responsible for maintaining and running security systems for a healthcare technology company. Security systems include: Patch Management System, Anti-Virus, Web Filter, SIEM (Security Incident Event Manager), Firewalls, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems. This person will also be responsible for education, training, and awareness activities; monitoring compliance with company security policy and applicable laws; and coordinating investigation and reporting of security incidents.


  • Support with patching; deploying updates on desktops and servers
  • Day-to-day administration of security systems: Anti-Virus/Malware, Data Encryption/DLP, Web Filter, Security Incident Event Manager (SIEM), Firewalls, Intrusion Detection/Prevention Systems
  • Vulnerability Management scans of environment (Nessus, Qualys, GFI Languard)
  • Security administration of individual and system accounts
  • Proactively assesses potential items of risk and opportunities of vulnerability in the network.
  • Document and maintain standard operating procedures (SOP)
  • Support building reports for management and audits
  • Research, evaluate and recommend technology products and services.
  • Works on multiple projects as a project team member and occasionally as a project leader.


  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience required for specific job level
  • Experience with PCI a plus.


  • 3-5  years security operations experience desired
  • 5-7 years of IT work experience having a high level of expertise in multiple system environments; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, vendors, clients and public
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team


  • Experience with being on a CSIRT team
  • Experience with cloud computing
  • Experience with Microsoft Windows operating system is essential
  • Experience with patch management systems (GFI Languard)
  • Extensive knowledge of systems mentioned above
  • Extensive knowledge of VMware VSphere
  • General knowledge of storage management
  • Knowledge of Disaster Recovery practices and concepts
  • Security certifications preferred (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC, CEH)
  • Skill to effectively analyze and solve problems
  • Working knowledge of any of the standards or regulations PCI, HIPAA, GLBA, SOX, ISO27001
  • Working knowledge of ethical hacking or penetration tests