Security Engineer

Confidential Company  •  Provo, UT

5 - 7 years experience  •  Security

$90K - $130K ($90K - $130K base, Stock options)
Posted on 11/22/17 by Kim Fowler
Confidential Company
Provo, UT
5 - 7 years experience
Security
$90K - $130K
($90K - $130K base, Stock options)
Posted on 11/22/17 Kim Fowler

Our client is a rapidly growing security start-up company that continues to expand. We are seeking senior level candidates with deep security operations backgrounds that are looking to join a small company to act as the primary contact and interface directly with customers to help solve serious problems for them, all while having the opportunity to have impact within the company and input to the executive level. No 7 x 24on call shifts, no installation and configuration work, and no travel. This is an ideal opportunity for a qualified candidate to make their mark and leverage your skills and focus on your security expertise and enjoy it. The company offers a competitive compensation package and equity opportunity for an individual that can demonstrate their special skills for this exciting opportunity to grow with this company:  

Position title: Security Engineer

Location: Provo, Utah area

 

Position description:

In this Security Engineer role this is one that will combine the aspects of an IT Security Analyst, Security Architect, Incident Response Consultant, a SecuritySales Engineer, and Technical Support. The Security Engineer will be responsible for implementing, overseeing, managing, and supporting thenetworksecurityinfrastructure for multiple enterprises by leveraging the company’s cloud infrastructure. Success in this role does not depend on only technical expertise. An ability to communicate, educate, and share information with non-technical people is essential. The Security Engineer will be actively involved in selling and should either have or be willing to develop sales skills as well as an understanding of the sales process. The Security Engineer will be helping the customer diagnose problems as well as support specific customer requests.

Required skills:

Detailed understanding of Enterprise IT Security, including: firewalls, intrusion detection, antivirus, content filtering, and proxies.

 Ability to analyze log and system data from these and other IT systems as well as how to use one or more scripting tools and languages such as Python, Ruby, or Perl.

 Strong writing and communication skills

 Ability to work closely with all internal departments such as engineering, operations, sales, marketing, and executive management

 A willingness to learn and try new things is critical with a positive can-do attitude.

Bachelor’s degreepreferred but not a must. Degree in engineering or technology are a plus. Any security or IT certification such as CISSP is a big plus.

Other specific skills and knowledge that are useful include:

• Securityforensics

• Malware analysis

• E-discovery

• Threat containment

• Firewall and IDS provisioning

• Proxy and content filtering provisioning

• Authentication and identify management

• Risk Assessment

• Network and SecurityAuditing

• Penetration testing

• Attack simulation

• Selling through on-line webinars

• PowerPoint presentation skills

• Salesforce, Zendesk, and Marketo systems

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