Sr. Infrastructure Security Engineer
The Senior Infrastructure Security Engineer reports directly to the Director of IT Infrastructure with a dotted line to the Network and Windows teams in a matrix organization. The engineer has responsibility for the integration and development of processes, tools, technologies, relating to security service offerings. This individual will leverage leading-edge technologies, and innovative approaches to position Vicor for measurable success; improving efficiency, increasing security posture, supporting aggressive growth and improving the Security Operations program overall. Requires skills to be a subject matter expert in Enterprise Vulnerability Management, OT/IoT security, log management, and Cyber Security Risk Management and Mitigation.
- Implement both Windows and Network devices with an eye toward secure best practices.
- Contribute to deploy and maintain systems, which include servers networking and desktop related security images and standards.
- Configure networks to ensure their smooth and secure/reliable operation for fulfilling business objectives and processes.
- Monitor network performance/security and troubleshoot problem areas as needed.
- Define and provide direction to our managed security service providers consistent with best practices.
- Create and maintain documentation related to network and server configurations, mapping, processes, and service records.
- Implement and maintain security policies, procedures, and associated plans for network administration and usage.
- Conduct research on security products, services, protocols, and standards to remain abreast of developments in the industry and provide solution recommendations as needed to meet business or application needs.
- Practice asset management, including maintenance of device component inventory and related documentation.
- Monitor/test security performance and provide related metric reports.
- Oversee new and existing equipment, hardware, and software upgrades.
- Coordinate the establishment of processes, procedures and documentation to insure 7 x 24 availability of local/wide area networks and servers.
- Working outside of normal hours is expected along with providing on-call support coverage.
- Define security policies and translate them into specific technical guidance for IT and business teams.
- Develop technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks.
- Administer security-focused information systems, such as identity management, data loss prevention, SIEM, and eDiscovery/forensics.
- Perform (or coordinate) vulnerability and penetration testing and manage remediation of systems in response to findings.
- Collaborate with other infrastructure engineering personnel to assess near- and long-term network capacity needs.
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or equivalent
- 5 - 7 years of direct experience with networking and Windows with over 2 years as a Cybersecurity Professional
- Network, Windows or Cyber Security certifications are highly desirable and are a plus
- Knowledge of TCP/IP, VLANS and routing protocols along with troubleshooting techniques with network management software.
- Demonstrated experience with successful provisioning of network and windows design implementation as well as experience with network capacity planning, network & windows security principles, and general network management best practices.
- Demonstrated experience with managing third party vendors and managed service providers consistent with industry best practices.
- Solid understanding of IT security principles including identity, access management, compliance, cloud security, encryption and SIEM
- Strong knowledge of network equipment, including Cisco routers and switches, Firewalls, Site-to-Site VPN, and TLS remote access required. Specific experience and strong technical knowledge working with Cisco routers, Switches, and Security appliances
- Experience with Linux and Windows controls including patch management, security hardening, AV, and other endpoint security solutions with security tools/technologies such as single sign on, audit management, TDR, Spam, and DLP software tools etc.
- Competence with security testing tools and procedures for network and server environments
- Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills and be highly self-motivated and directed, with keen attention to detail & customer focus
- Knowledge of secure voice and wireless communication is a plus
- Able to conduct research into Server, networking and security issues as required with proven analytical and problem-solving abilities along with effectively prioritizing tasks in a high-pressure environment with strong customer service orientation and experience in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Vicor is an Equal Opportunity employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.
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