Randstad Information Security Engineer in Charlotte, North Carolina

Information Security Engineer

job details:

  • location:Charlotte, NC

  • salary:$47.50 - $53.43 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, February 11, 2019

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:670376

job description

Information Security Engineer

job summary:

Develops specifications for extremely complex computer network security/protection technologies for company information and network systems/applications. Develops security solutions for the company's networks and virtual private networks, application systems, key public infrastructures, authentication and directory services to ensure the security of the network and confidential data. Identifies emergent vulnerabilities, evaluates associated risks and threats, and designs network vulnerability scans to identify security vulnerabilities and provides remediation alternatives to the customer. Serves as technical lead responsible for specific areas of computer security incident response activities to include intrusion detection monitoring, scanning, cyber threat reporting, and development/implementation of vulnerability mitigation strategies. Leads security risk assessments to ensure compliance with corporate security policies and adherence to best practices. Leads the evaluation of vendor proposals, new and existing security designs, and emerging security technologies and systems. Serves as a high level technical security resource on large-scale network and/or systems/applications issues. May direct or serve as a mentor to less experienced staff.: 7+ years of experience in security applications and systems.

location: Charlotte, North Carolina

job type: Contract

salary: $47.50 - 53.43 per hour

work hours: 8am to 5pm

education: Bachelors


Required Qualifications

  • 5+ years of Splunk experience including Splunk SPL

  • 5+ years of designing and managing Splunk Dashboards, Reports, Lookup Tables, and Summary Indexes

  • 5+ years of experience using Splunk to correlate, analyze and report on database activity events.

  • Working knowledge using regular expressions to effectively extract key tokens of data into meaningful fields

  • 5+ years of data management skills including data modeling, data integrity and data quality

  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with database platforms (i.e. Oracle, SQL Server, DB2)

  • 3+ years of experience with managing database audit events and audit records


Desired Qualifications

  • Experience with Guardium or other Database Activity Monitoring products

  • Knowledge of customizing Splunk Dashboards

  • Knowledge of the Splunk Common Information Model and how to apply it to data feed

  • Knowledge and understanding of application security planning and security architecture

  • Knowledge and understanding of information security risk assessment or audit

  • Knowledge and understanding of common cybersecurity threat vectors

skills: Job Expectations

This role may provide daily production support and requires the ability to rotate through an on-call schedule to include evening and weekend monitoring

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.