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Information Security Engineer II

Spartanburg, South Carolina

Information Security Engineer II 

Spartanburg, SC

Direct Hire


This role ensures IT systems and underlying infrastructure are implemented to “security in depth” standards and best practices.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1) Develop, document and implement a layered security platform and associated processes enabling core cloud operational requirements for:

-Network and Host-based security
-Applications and data security
-Security monitoring & alerting
-Access management

2) Partner with Quality Systems & Infrastructure Management insuring proper quality management

3) Partner with Development and Business Intelligence teams to insure layered security for new products and services

4) Insure systems and process security profiles adhere to security and NIST best practices for network, host, applications and access security methodologies

5) Lead, document and implement/instrument a cloud security profile, including:
-Service infrastructure and platform security planning requirements
-Security monitoring integration with Infrastructure Support System
-Monitoring and advising and security patching requirements
-Overall ownership and sign-off on security profile readiness for all SaaS, Business Systems, Operational Support Systems and Client Services Systems

Other Duties and Responsibilities:

Effectively collaborate and communicate with Development, Infrastructure, DevOps and LoBs in cross-functional teams and relevant management to report out security operations status.


Have 2-3 years of cloud-based security run-time management experience

BS/BA degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related field

Possess one or more advanced professional security certifications related to chosen discipline (CISSP, CCSP)

At least 5+ years’ experience implementing layered security practices for network, host, applications, data and access to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS services in a hybrid deployment environment

Experience with software-defined network, compute and storage platforms

Strong networking fundamentals - You understand TCP/IP, VLAN’s, DNS, load balancing and software-defined layer 2/3 rule configurations

Experience with security vulnerability and penetration tools such as McAfee, Qualys, Proof Point

Implementation and management experience with hardware and software firewalls, AV, IDS/IPS platforms

Demonstrated understanding of Information Security best practices

Experience in developing and deploying security specific solutions including the automation of repeatable security tasks and controls

Strong practical knowledge of web authentication / authorization standards

Solid oral and written communication skills

Solid collaboration skills

Experience implementing and operating security technologies and processes in a hybrid cloud environment, such as AWS or Azure, customer premise

Demonstrated ability to meet deadlines without compromising close attention to detail and accuracy

Assist in formulating and implementing procedures to improve IT service levels

Ability to multi-task and work in a deadline driven environment without sacrificing customer service

Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

Ability to maintain composure and multitask in a fast paced environment

Must be a self-motivator while actively participating in a team environment Strong written and oral communication skills, high level of professionalism and interpersonal skills, and excellent critical thinking, analytical, and problem solving skills

Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills and ability to follow through on requests and proactively communicate status

Experience in financial or lending industry preferred


Type: Direct-Hire

Experience: 0

Role: Infrastructure Support

Salary: 80000.00 Per Hour

Job Order Number: 47211

Date Posted: 03/07/2018

Start Date: 11/14/2017

End Date: 03/03/2018