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Security Engineer

New York City, New York, United States
January 21, 2019


This is a direct-client opening for a Security Engineer located in NYC, NY - this is a full-time position. Relocation assistance is also provided to nonlocal candidates.

OVERVIEW: Client seeks a Security Engineer to join its IT/Enterprise group. This individual will work on the development and execution of the firm's information security program to improve the security posture of a fast-paced, large-scale IT environment.

WHAT YOU’LL DO DAY-TO-DAY: The engineer will collaborate with development and infrastructure teams on the security design of new solutions, perform security reviews of new and existing systems, and design, build, and operate innovative tools to improve internal security operations. The engineer will also act as first response and work with system owners to remediate security-related incidents. Projects will span a wide range, including application security reviews, design of source code protection mechanisms, establishment of network demarcation points, and investigation of security incidents.


• The candidate will also have prior exposure to fundamental mechanisms behind computer attacks and corresponding mitigation techniques, as well as knowledge of current and emerging attack trends.

• Relevant hands-on experience with penetration testing and application security, or incident response and security infrastructure, is desired.

• A strong candidate will possess a solid grasp of computer security principles and a practical understanding of how security fails in the real world.

• Communication skills are also essential, as the role entails significant interaction with different departments in the organization.

Please complete the following skills-matrix and send back with your response:

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