Senior Security Engineer

Location: Madison, WI
Date Posted: 10-30-2017
Madison, WI
Position Type: Direct Hire
Work Status: Must be able to work for any U.S. employer without restrictions or need for sponsorship
About the Company
Our client is located in Madison, WI and has over 1,000 employees and revenue well into the nine figure range.

Advantages to Working for the Company 
  • Ability to work from home/remote if you live outside of Madison
  • A comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance and annual bonus
  • Personal time is valued. Employees receive paid holidays, sick leave, vacation, and FMLA
  • Paid employee volunteer time each year for community support work
  • Company donation to employee’s non-profit organization of choice for each hour of non-business hours volunteer work in the community
  • Company organized and sponsored annual events for employee communication, education,
    and entertainment, including company meetings, holiday parties, cookouts, special event days, and other events
  • The company campus is safe and comfortable
  • Employees in all departments may earn additional perks. These include cash, prizes, gift certificates, and free trips
Company Recognition
The company is recognized for their philanthropic contributions to the local community and by United Way for their giving each year over the past decade.
How Your Skills Fit In
In this position your job will be, but is not limited to, providing subject matter expertise on information systems security, purpose, plan and implementation and maintenance of security defenses that provide the best protection.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related Information Technology field
  • 2+  years’ of experience in Information technology
  • 5+ years’ of experience in Information Security OR a combination of relevant experience
  • Prior hands-on security experience with AWS is required
  • CISSP certification is required
  • Other certifications are a plus
Required Skills 
  • Experience with web filtering technology
  • Experience with network intrusion defense systems
  • Experience with end point monitoring
  • Experience with data leak protection
  • Experience with intrusion prevention systems
  • Experience with penetration testing
  • Experience with firewalls
  • Experience with vulnerability scanning tools
  • Experience with security information and event management
  • Experience with network tabs, traffic aggregators and filters
  • Experience with forensic investigations and relevant tools
  • Experience with identity management tools, AD, LDAP, web front end and virtualization
  • Experience with application code vulnerability scanning (dynamic & static) and application security
  • Experience with cloud architecture, configuration and deployment
  • Ability to draft security policies, standards, procedures and other forms of documentation
  • Ability to draft user security training and awareness policies and training documents
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