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Information Security Engineer

Keywords / Skills : Information Security, Penetration Testing, Certified Information Security Manager (Cism), GIAC, CISSP

8 - 12 years
Posted: 2019-06-12

Industry
IT/Computers - Software
Function
IT
Role
System Security - Engineer
Posted On
12th Jun 2019
Job Description
Description:

What you’ll do :

• Serves as the incident commander for major or high-profile incidents including validating and raising incidents, coordinating the response, facilitating information sharing and conducting reporting

• Provides strategic mentorship on and tracking of IR tools, visibility and capabilities gaps affecting companies security posture

• Serves as liaison between technical response and the business to minimize the impact of an incident and maintain business operations

• Ensures alignment to the organization Cyber-Security Incident Response Plan and coordinates and directs efforts among the CSIRT throughout the incident response lifecycle

• Provides timely and relevant updates to appropriate executives, leaders and decision makers.

• Conducts post Incident review and provides meaningful insights to guide improvements and adjustments to  Security posture.

• Tests and maintains incident response plans and processes to address existing and emerging threats

• Maintains strong working relationships with Threat Intelligence team to maintain situational awareness of emerging threats.

• Organizes, conducts and maintains documentation for executive and targeted functions for table-top exercises

• Handle IR retainers and provides coordination of these third parties when activated

• Participation in after-hours incidents when required

• Flexibility as the position will require shifts to cover 24x7 follow the sun inline with offshore team.

Who you are :

• Experience with large scale and complex incidents of all types to include Advanced Persistent Threats, DDoS, insider, web and mobile applications, data ex-filtration etc.

• Perform independent analysis of complex problems and distill relevant findings and root causes

• A broad and deep understanding of cyber-security threats, vulnerabilities, controls and remediation strategies in global enterprise environments

• Knowledge of technologies, systems and networks as well as typical gaps that could impact the ability of an organization to effectively detect and respond to cyber attacks

• Desire and ability to drive the changes to mature Incident Response processes

• An ability to communicate complex and technical issues to diverse audiences, orally and in writing, in an easily-understood, authoritative, and actionable manner

• An understanding of business needs and commitment to delivering high-quality, prompt, and efficient service to the business

• Effectively influence others to modify their opinions, plans, or behaviors

• A team-focused mentality with the shown ability to work effectively with diverse partners

• Strong organizational skills with ability to handle multiple high visibility issues simultaneously

• Can-do attitude, seeking for improvement opportunities which can positively impact the security posture.

• 8+ years of experience in information security incident handling and/or security operations with security certifications (GIAC, CISSP, crest, etc.) a plus

About Company

TekWissen’s, Staffing division is a recruitment-centric organization focused on providing talent acquisition services (both IT and non-IT) in the Technology, Engineering, Clinical, Legal, Scientific, Finance, Marketing, Professional and Payroll Management arenas to clients across the US, and India. Founded in 2009, TekWissen is one of the fastest growing Staffing firm in United States. We have been recognized by Inc. 5000 fastest growing companies in USA with ranking # 192, #15 Top IT Service Company in 2014 by Inc.com, #6 Top Michigan Companies in 2014 again by Inc.com, Michigan 50 Companies to Watch in 2014, FastTrack Award for 2014.
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