Security Engineer, Sr.

Playa Vista, CA 90094

Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Security Job Number: 19560

Sr. Security Engineer 
  • Architect, design, implement, support, and evaluate security-focused tools: Firewalls including Next Gen 
  • Firewalls, IDS/ IPS, Honey Pots, Encryption, Vulnerability Assessment and Analysis, SIEM, NAC, Endpoint security 
  • Monitor and utilize security toolsets to identify suspicious and malicious activities and inadequate security 
  • practices across the network (eg. Analyze network traffic, vulnerability scans, identification of computer viruses, 
  • unauthorized user activity) which may compromise the integrity and availability of systems 
  • Automate security controls to reduce the attack surface, proactively seek out vulnerabilities, and decrease 
  • response and recovery times. 
  • Conduct investigations while communicating and coordinating remediation efforts. 
  • Coordinate security patch implementations or stop-gap measures, in coordination with Dev and Ops teams. 
  • Identify security issues, risks, and develop mitigation plans 
  • Perform audits of security policy, evaluate risk, and adjust policies if necessary 
  • Develop, interpret, and enforce security policies, standards, and procedures 
  • Participate in large-scale security compliance efforts 
  • Participate in Tier 1-3 security operations support 
  • Participate in incident response, mitigation, and recovery 
  • Enhance current reporting and alerting systems 
  • Consistent implementation of security solutions including but not limited to: IDS/IPS, Anti-Virus, PKI, Two-Factor 
  • Authentication, and Threat Intelligence 
  • Review the designs of proposed major applications and upgrades for compliance with security policy; perform 
  • routine security audits, report findings and recommend related system enhancements 

  • A minimum of 4-6 years’ experience in an enterprise security role 
  • Strong technical skills and the ability to learn and continue to maintain cutting edge skills and knowledge on a 
  • variety of technical areas (Unix/Linux, Application Security, Vulnerability Management, etc.). 
  • Hands on experience of network/web related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, TACACS, HTTP, HTTPS, 
  • Switching and Routing Protocols) 
  • Cisco Security Certification (CCNA, CCNP, CCIE, or CCNA Security) 
  • Certifications such as: Security+, CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC / GSEC, CEH 
  • Vulnerability testing including: Retina, Nessus, Gold Disk, Qualys, etc. 
  • Network security experience: Firewalls, NAC, 802.1x 
  • Strong understanding of virtual security appliances 
  • Hands-on experience securing AWS and GCE 
  • Knowledge of tools such as Kali Linux, Burp, Wireshark, etc. 
  • Reporting and managing security alerts, response, and root cause 
  • Must be able to clearly communicate technical concepts to non-technical teams 
  • Experience with service-oriented architecture and web services security desired 
  • Experience with SAML 2.0 and OAuth 2.0 desired. Basic understanding of identity management providers 
  • Experience with the application of threat modeling or other risk identification techniques 
  • Basic understanding in CDN Security services: WAF, DDOS protection 
  • Penetration testing experience is a plus 
  • Application Security experience is a plus 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Excellent leadership skills and teamwork skills 
  • Results oriented, high energy, self-motivated

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