Engineer, IT Cyber Security Analysis and Response

Fort Worth, TX
$46 - $56 / Hour 
Junior, Senior level

Job Description

Fort Worth, TX company is seeking a Engineer/Senior Engineer, IT Cyber Security Analysis and Response to join their team for a contract opportunity.

Leverage the latest technology to solve business problems in a collaborative environment at this Fortune 500 transportation giant. Top technical resources are retained on long-term contract engagements.
Responsible for leveraging cutting edge technology to solve business problems by participating in all phases of the development process from inception through transition, advocating the agile process and test-driven development, using object-oriented development tools to analyze, model, design, construct and test reusable objects, and making the codebase better.

Contract Duration: 11 Months

Required Skills Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Technology, or related field or equivalent experience/training.
  • Minimum 5 years of Information Technology related experience.
  • Minimum 3 years of networking experience.
  • Minimum 3 years working with SQL and Databases.
  • Minimum 3 years Windows/Linux experience.
  • Minimum 3 years of Security or SecOps experience.
Desired Skills Experience
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Technology, or related field or equivalent experience/training.
  • Cloud experience (IBM and/or Azure).
  • Experience with DLP solutions.
  • Active Directory experience.
  • Implementation of Performance Monitoring Tools.
  • Software development.
  • Scripting experience.
  • Information Security Certification.
  • Security+.
  • CISSP.
  • Ability to script in languages like Python or JavaScript.
  • Knowledge of how to use Webhooks, API's.
  • Knowledge of Linux/Unix, Powershell, Basic Windows Administration, Git.
  • Knowledge of Security Concepts, Mitre ATTCK Framework, PCI Compliance Requirements.
  • Knowledge of Networking concepts, services, and protocols.
  • Knowledge of basic cloud security controls and architecture.
  • Knowledge of SIEM, EDR, SOAR Platforms, Big Data Platforms.
  • Understanding of the OSI model.
  • Experience with Agile methodologies and tools.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively cooperate with others.
  • A solid understanding of networking, cyber security concepts, vulnerability identification and cyber threat intelligence is necessary.
  • Excellent communications skills, that includes the ability to provide formal documentation of analysis and/or research results to include briefings, reports, writing, training of lower level analysts, and editing at a technical/professional level.
  • Must be detail oriented, well organized, thrive in a sense-of-urgency environment, leverage best practices, and most importantly, innovate through any problem with a can-do attitude.
  • Aptitude in solving problems independently while also having the openness to work collaboratively.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Sound decision-making ability.
  • Availability to work a flexible schedule and support the incident response teams during triage.
  • Willingness to work with junior peers and foster an environment that promotes their success and growth.
  • Ability to lead a small squad of engineers to deliver sustainable, scalable, and staff tolerant enterprise services.
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and written with all levels within the organization.
  • Ability to effectively explain technical concepts and adjust messaging based on the audience.
  • Ability to influence through outstanding interpersonal skills, collaboration, and negotiation skills.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment, as well as independently with minimal supervision.

What You Will Be Doing
  • Manage or assist in the management of the CIR event and information platform.
  • Aid in the management of alerts and configurations of technologies that CIR relies on (IDS/IPS, Email Security technologies, Firewalls, DLP, etc.).
  • Help with the ingestion of threat intel into the appropriate tools and groups.
  • Assist in the tuning of alerts generated from all Cybersecurity tooling.
  • Aid in ingestion of asset data into the functions and systems of the CIR.
  • Assist in tool management during an immediate incident (24/7).
  • Maintain and monitor platforms to ensure 24/7 readiness and operability of CIRE services.
  • Present technical documentation to enterprise architecture and standardization boards.
  • Create processes that allow non-security minded teams the ability to achieve regulatory compliance.
  • Consistently work with CIR and Application team in an iterative fashion to ensure that all security events are monitored, complete, and accounted for.

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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