Cyber Security Engineering III - W2 Eligible Only

detroit, Michigan

Our client is seeking a Cyber Security Engineer to join their team. Position can be filled in Charlotte, NC and Detroit, MI.

W2 Eligible Only
No C2C or Sponsorship

The Cyber Security Technology Specialist position is a member of the Information Protection and Risk Management (IPRM) team and reports to a Director of Cyber Security Operations. The Specialist works with a team to help design and implement technical controls and tools including a good understanding of how the controls function, implement security policies and represent the tool as a technical control owner to meet specific security requirements, defines processes and standards to ensure that security configurations and tools are maintained.

Job Responsibilities

The Cyber Security Operations (CSO) Specialist is a subject matter expert (SME) on endpoint protection platforms (EPP) and endpoint detection & response (EDR) platforms.  Under direction from the Director and in line with stated strategic objectives, the CSO Specialist will conduct industry research, explore the products available on the market to meet the requirements, OR devise a plan to build a solution internally.  The candidate will assist management in creating business cases to obtain project funding and will work with project managers and other engineers to successfully implement projects on time and on budget.  The CSO Specialist will also be responsible for ongoing incremental Operations required to continuously achieve the best coverage and operation of the technology, and as the SME, will assist in creating and maintaining policies, governance and monitoring of these controls including audit requirements. This role required to collaborate with other SME’s on the team.

This role will also assist If required. Some (but not all) of the primary responsibilities the role will be primarily involved with are as follows:

  • Provide technical assistance, policy design, and hands on development support for security controls for the EPP and EDR programs
  • Build information security polices based on predefined compliance obligations

Technologies sets the role may secondarily support are as follows:

  • Web access firewalls (WAF) and WAF activity monitoring (WAF) solutions
  • Email security, anti-SPAM, and DMARC
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)

Mandatory Qualifications

  • Minimum of 4+ years information security specific experience with EPP and/or EDR technologies
  • Demonstrated knowledge of maintaining EPP and /or EDR rules and policies
  • Knowledge and experience creating and maintaining policies, standard operating procedures (SOPs) and technical documents
  • Ability to perform data analysis using standard office productivity software
  • Scripting experience
  • PowerShell, bash script, batch file scripting, VBScript
  • Familiarity with .NET (C# bonus)
  • Hands on experience with software deployment packaging to support Windows and non-Windows environments 

Desired Qualifications

  • A forward thinker that looks at the moving parts and not the diagrams or documentation.
  • Strong knowledge of current cyber security threats and techniques, as well as a dedicated and self-driven desire to research current cyber security products.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills with a strong attention to detail.
  • A strong customer/client focus with ability to manage expectations appropriately and provide superior customer/client experience and build long-term relationships.
  • Effectively works as part of a technical teams on projects and resolving incidents.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision, with an ability to make independent decisions when appropriate.
  • Experience gathering and facilitating the development of business and system requirements within a broader project team.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  • Ability to learn and use business productivity and management software.
  • Must be willing to work after-hours and weekends when technical/policy issues arise which require immediate resolution.

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