Information Security Engineer

Anixter International   •  

Glenview, IL

Industry: Wholesale


Not Specified years

Posted 170 days ago

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The Senior Information Security Engineer's responsibilities include:

    • Assessing, building, and supporting security solutions and controls for Office 365 (O365) and Windows Desktop and Server environment.


    • Supporting and refining Exchange Online security controls, including but not limited to transport rules, malware and quarantine rules, and DMARC/SPF/DKIM configurations


    • Testing and deployment of Group Policy Objects (GPOs) in support of Microsoft Windows environment


    • Performing internal securityaudits and monitoring systems to ensure that appropriate access levels are maintained


    • Researching and deploying new security technologies


    • Assist IT and business teams in the assessment and deployment new technologies, services, and tools


    • Utilizing SIEM to report and alert on anomalous activity


    • Communicating threats and countermeasures to management and staff to promote security awareness and compliance throughout the organization


    • Serving as an internal Information Security consultant to the organization


    • Mentoring, training and technical support for lower level engineers and analysts


    • Preparing for and responding to security incidents


The ideal candidates will have:

    • Strong interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills, including the ability to effectively communicate to both technical and non-technical audiences, in both a one on one as well as in a group environment


    • Ability to develop documentation such as test plans, test results, implementation procedures and operational supportprocesses


    • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills


    • Ability to troubleshoot complex networks and design networksecurity solutions


    • An intimate knowledge of the TCP/IP networking protocol suite and LAN/WAN technologies


    • Strong understanding of Microsoft Active Directory, including Group Policy Management


    • Working knowledge of DirSync/Azure AD Sync/Azure AD Connect


    • Working knowledge of ADFS (Active Directory Federated Services)


    • Experience with scriptinglanguages, particularly PowerShell


    • Experience with Office 365 (O365), including but not limited to Exchange Online, SharePoint, and Azure AD


    • Strong understanding of Advanced Threat Protection (ATP) or Secure Email Gateway solutions


    • A solid understanding and work experience with virtualization technologies and host operating systems, including Windows and Linux


    • Strong understanding of common network and system exploits and vulnerabilities


    • BS in a Technology related field or an equivalent work experience


The following experience and certifications are a plus:

    • Technical Certifications such as CCNA, CCNP, CCSA, CCSE, SANS GIAC series


    • Professional Certifications such as CISSP


    • Experience with security technologies such as Firewalls, VPN, Security Event Monitoring systems, DLP Solutions and Directory Services


    • Experience with Mobile Device Management (MDM)


    • Experience with SCCM


  • Experience with Network Access Control (NAC)