18 days old

Lead Information Security Engineer

Jacksonville, FL 32207
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    $90,000 To $120,000

The Lead Information Security Engineer will have supervisory responsibility for the oversight of security testing program, incident response and selected security operational functions and projects reporting directly to the Information Security Officer. He/she will have a supervisory role over a team of security professionals responsible for security processes/functions that help detect and prevent security incidents in a complex corporate environment. This role requires hands on technical expertise to build a highly efficient and effective security operational model that includes a world class monitoring and incident response capability. The Lead Information Security Engineer will also establish a framework that helps ensure that the maturity of key operational processes and technologies is continuously measured and improved upon. He/she will work closely with the Information Security Officer and the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer to build and maintain an effective metrics program that measures the security health of the environment, value of the processes/technologies deployed and tracks trends that can be acted upon to improve both preventative and detective capabilities.


  • Define processes and supporting technology to assist the security infrastructure team to actively monitor for threats and vulnerabilities. Proactively identify threats before they impact the organization. Integrate continuous threat intelligence into our SEIM tools and processes.
  • Enhance and integrate security solutions to automate the detection-to-remediation activities (e.g., Security Event Management optimization and integration with ticketing system).
  • Lead the Vulnerability Managed Program. Automate vulnerability scanning and integrate into the ticketing system. Consistently measure the output from the scanning process and ensure that remediation SLAs are established and met.
  • Provide leadership to the engineering and operations team who is responsible for the care and feeding of many of the security technologies (e.g., Security Event Management, Vulnerability Management, and Malicious Program Detection & Prevention).
  • Work closely with Security Architecture to develop the processes and technologies to prevent and detect malicious software in the environment.
  • Build repeatable and sustainable penetration testing processes. Establish a framework to drive ongoing security assessment plans.
  • Manage security related incidents in the corporate environment that were not mitigated through 1st tier operational activities. Provide oversight to the identification, containment and remediation of a security incident.
  • Lead investigative activities that involve electronic data. Work closely with other risk management functions, legal and HR to support corporate investigations. Ensure that forensic evidence is preserved and can be used for legal proceedings if necessary.
  • Work closely with the Security Compliance & Controls function (HiTrust) to align processes and controls with the compliance requirements.
  • Build and enforce security hardening standards.
  • Implement preventative and detective controls to mitigate the risk of denial-of-service attacks.
  • Help build monthly and quarterly reporting to track and monitor security related risks and the health of the information security function
  • Manage selected security processes/function
  • Have supervisory responsibility for selected Jacksonville security staff


A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business, Computer Science or Information Systems or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.


  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field required.

  • Minimum of 4 years information security experience with a heavy technical focus .
  • Minimum of 2 years in a leadership position with solid people development experience.
  • CISSP or SANS - GIAC certification preferred. Ethical Hacking and/or forensic tool certification preferred.
  • Implementation of technical security architectures within a large enterprise environment is preferred.
  • Understanding of security frameworks and the deployment and monitoring of controls effectiveness

  • Experience in implementing and managing core security systems and processes such as:

    • Security Event Management (e.g., Security Analytics)
    • Vulnerability Management (e.g., enterprise vulnerability scanners, static/dynamic code )
    • Endpoint security technologies (e.g., anti-virus, HIPS)
    • Advanced malware (e.g., Cisco AMP)
    • Forensic toolsets
    • Firewalls, VPNs and Proxies
    • Web application firewalls


  • For roles located in office or home settings; this job is primarily sedentary and may involve repetitive motions; the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands and fingers, speak, and hear.
  • For roles located in the field; this job is primarily active; the employee is regularly mobile and must be able to utilize transportation (such as driving), sit, use hands and fingers, speak, and hear.
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and lift objects (up to 10lbs weight; up to 4 ft. height).
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include ability to see things from a close distance and ability to adjust focus.
  • The ability to travel is required as there may be a need to visit other offices or attend conferences and group meetings.
  • The work environment utilizes florescent lighting; noise level is moderate.
  • The emotional demand of the job may cause undue stress from, but not limited to, moderate/heavy workload and pressure situations related to investigating security events.
  • Reasonable accommodations will be individually assessed and possibly made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.
  • Please be advised the job description is subject to change at any time.


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