Role: Sr. Security Engineer
Duration; 12 months
Location: 100% Remote
Background & Objectives
Telecoms business has an immediate requirement for Security Network engineers consulting services to support and deliver Penetration Testing and Security Assessment requirements.
The Security Engineer will act as a member of the Control Assessment and Testing Team (CATT) within the Corporate Information Security (CIS) and will serve as a primary technical resource for penetration testing as well as an advisor on technical and policy matters involving the security of information systems.
Requirements & Scope
The Security Engineer will conduct comprehensive assessments of the operational and technical security controls used by an enterprise applications and critical infrastructure. These assessments help determine the overall effectiveness of the controls and the extent to which they are implemented adequately and correctly, operating as intended, and producing the desired outcome with respect to meeting the security requirements for the system.
The Security Engineer will interact directly with Application and Infrastructure SMEs, Program Management, Information Security Officers (ISOs) and System Owners. Application of technical expertise and a comprehensive understanding of the related IT controls are required, but not limited to the following areas:
- Access and Authentication
- Data Security
- Secure Software Management
- Infrastructure Operations
- Network Edge Protection
- Vulnerability Management.
- Perform full, detailed security risk assessments and penetration tests on a wide variety of high or critical business solutions that include but are not limited to software, hardware, networks, and mobile devices as well as complex solutions that may include any number of the above configurations
- Ensure compliance of system and application security in accordance with corporate security practices/guidelines and relevant technology standards.
- Identifying control gaps and work with application SMEs to provide actionable risk remediation activities and timelines.
- Prepare final security assessment reports containing the results and findings from the assessment.
- Iteratively enhance the overall assessment processes. Follow and advance the security risk assessment methodology
- Conduct follow up and assist with resolution of all findings (internal/external audit, other)
- Educate users/colleagues on information security topics such as policies, standards, guidelines and best practices
- Expertise in Windows, Linux, and Networking
- Knowledge of Cloud Security Concepts
- 3-5 years of Penetration Testing and Security Assessments
- 5-7 years of CyberSecurity
- 3-5 years of Vulnerability Scanning
- Education: Bachelor's
- Licensing: CISSP, OSCP, CEH, or equivalent
Interested Applicants can reach me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org