Security Engineer II

Marietta - GA
Posted 4 years ago

Position: Security Engineer II
Number of positions: 1
Location: Marietta, GA
Duration: 6+ Months Contract

Job Description:

Motivated Network Security Engineer II who will act as a network security subject matter expert to lead engineering efforts in securing our digital assets, data, and apps deployed in the cloud and on-prem. The network security engineer is expected to work independently with internal and external clients as well as senior management on detection, prevention, response, and mitigation of emerging cyber threats/attacks targeting at the First Data global networks.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Subject Matter Expert responsible for design and implementation of network security architectural framework, best practices, and compliance requirements.
  • Identify and implement defense-in-depth network analytics technologies and solutions.
  • Ensure best security practices, and provide technical consulting on the use of firewall, access control, intrusion detection and prevention, malware analysis, and threat correlation.
  • Monitor, collect, correlate, and identify security related logs, events, and data at different layers.
  • Perform research to identify and analyzing emerging cloud threats and attacks.

Scope of Job:

  • Subject matter expert with broad and in-depth knowledge of network security challenges, technologies, tools, and best practices.
  • Coach and mentor other team members.


  • Works independently works with functional and business units to execute projects.

Job Requirements:

  • 5+ years of related IT experience with significant job responsibilities tied to networking environments
  • Bachelors in Computer Science or related field or equivalent work experience and appropriate certifications
  • Expert knowledge of network protocols, OS, and/or cloud security
  • Experience with network security and analytics
  • Familiar with Symantec Analytics, RSA NetWitness, IDS/IPS
  • Knowledge of PCI and other industry compliance standards
  • Experience with network protocol analysis, and malware analysis
  • Coding experience
  • Good understanding of business, technology, and tradeoffs

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