9 days old

Information Security Engineer III

Phoenix, AZ 85021
  • Job Code
  • Payrate
    $95,000 To $110,000

Purpose of the Job

The Information Security Engineer will participate in evaluating, developing, and implementing security tools, standards, procedures, and guidelines for multiple platforms and diverse systems environments. They will have the ability to learn and implement a variety of security technologies, such as vulnerability management, data leakage prevention, intrusion prevention, log management and security event management. This position will also require an individual who can work well with both technical and non-technical business partners.

Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities

LEVEL 3 - Performs job functions with minimal supervision

  • All previous job functions and possess two or more preferred major security certifications
  • Act as a trusted adviser and security expert in providing risk monitoring and mitigation guidance in alignment with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.

    Facilitate and/or create new procedures and processes that support advancing technologies or capabilities.

  • Interact and negotiate with vendors, outsourcers, and contractors to secure system-related products and services.
  • Evaluate high-level project information and assess project components to forecast work effort required
  • Provide peer-level review and mentoring to level 1 and 2
  • Participate and/or lead large- or complex-technical projects
  • Build, support, and maintain moderately complex Information Security processes, programs, and technologies
  • Manages and performs product evaluations, recommends and implements products/services for Information Security that support strategic operational needs and security requirements
  • Validates and tests security architecture and design solutions to produce detailed engineering specifications with recommended vendor technologies
  • Trains other team members on new security solutions and transitions ownership, where possible, upon successful implementation

Employment Requirements

Required Work Experience

Level 3

6 years

Experience in information technology or computer systems

3 years

Experience in information security and/or network security

1 years

Experience in project management

Supervisory or lead experience.

Required Education

Preferred Work Experience

  • 10 years of experience in computer technology and/or information systems (All Levels)
  • 10 years of experience in information security (All Levels)

Preferred Education

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, or related field (All Levels)

Preferred Certifications

  • Certified Cisco Network Administrator (CCNA) or Accredited Configuration Engineer (ACE) or Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) or Red Hat Certified Systems Administrator (RHCSA)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP)
  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Certified Information System Auditor (CISA)
  • GIAC Security Expert (GSE)
  • Certified Forensics Examiner (CFE)

Required Job Skills (Applies to All Levels)

  • Intermediate skill in use of office equipment, including copiers, fax machines, scanner and telephones
  • Intermediate PC proficiency

  • Intermediate proficiency in spreadsheet, database and word processing software Experience with ISO 27002, 27002/BS7799 and COBIT.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Applications and Suites, Windows Server, and Microsoft SQL databases.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint and its security levels.

Required Professional Competencies (Applies to All Levels)

  • Strong analytical skills to support independent and effective decisions
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and work with multiple priorities, sometimes under limited time constraints.
  • Perserverance in the face of resistance or setbacks.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and ability to maintain positive working relationship with others.
  • Verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts.
  • Systems research and analysis. Ability to write and present information security training documentation
  • Demonstrate the ability to stay current on global threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Experience working with and managing third parties
  • Knowledge of business requirements development and user acceptance testing.
  • Maintain confidentiality and privacy
  • Analytical knowledge necessary to generate reports based on available data and then make decisions based on reported data

Required Leadership Experience and Competencies

Preferred Job Skills (Applies to All Levels)

  • Advanced skill in use of office equipment, including copiers, fax machines, scanner and telephones
  • Advanced PC proficiency
  • Advanced experience with NIST Standards, ISO 27002/BS7799 and COBIT.
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Applications and Suites, Windows Server, SharePoint, and MS SQL databases
  • Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint and its security levels.

Preferred Professional Competencies (Applies to All Levels)

  • Advanced systems research and analysis expertise
  • Ability to build lesson plans and deliver lessons to junior team members.
  • Solid project management skills
  • Deep technical ability and problem solving skills

Preferred Leadership Experience and Competencies (Applies to All Levels)

  • Mentor junior information security members on the concepts of information security


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