IT Security Engineer Manager

Date Posted: Jul 26
Type: Permanent
Wage: 120K
Job Number: 7961
Location: Houston, TX

IT Security Engineer Manager-5 years experience.
Blended virtual office set up with three days in and 2 out.
4 wks vacation, 6% match on 401k, 100% parking paid, 12 company holidays. Employees able to sell back unused vacation time.

Green Energy Co.
Full-Time-Houston, TX, USA
Salary: 120K Base with 30% bonus and great benefits.

The IT Security Manager position is considered a hands-on manager responsible for coordinate and implement security services, processes and architectures. Must have experience developing security policies, procedures, practices, and architecture for a multi-national company. The IT Security manager works closely with all IT group to find solutions of risk avoidance by defining threat types and models and leveraging continuous monitoring systems to detect and control malicious activity. The IT Security Manager is responsible for cooperate, plan, develop and implement corporate security vision (world-wide) and communicating with operational and non-technical business personnel in easy-to-understand language to gain support for enterprise security initiatives.
Maintain firewall ruleset, configure NGFW, general device configuration and maintenance, troubleshoot the devices when needed.
Experience and understanding of National Security concerns and government agencies’ focus
Assisting with CFIUS and NERC requirements for Legal and Regulatory Compliance
Performing Independent Third-Party compliance audits
Provide and maintain all logs required by regulatory and compliance requirements.
Operate, maintain, and deploy IDS and IPS devices.
Provide operational requirements and recommendations for service enhancements and system improvements.
Supervise investigations of security events and provide ongoing communication with senior IT management.
Long term corporate Security policy and procedures development
Plan, development, and implementation of any new Security services for an international Enterprise environment
Develops detailed implementation, configuration, design, and engineering documentation for international services. Build and implement solutions.
Vulnerability assessments, Penetration testing, and security audits
Maintain existing security architecture and make ongoing recommendations on any new changes to the Enterprise security architecture as needed
Security incidents management
Troubleshoot and resolve Cyber Security related support tickets that have been escalated from helpdesk.
Handle day-to-day tasks associated with Cyber Security, Network and Systems operations for the organization
Perform hands-on, day-to-day administration of the security infrastructure, including reviewing logs, physical inspections, testing for vulnerabilities, solving security issues, and create/maintaining documentation.
Evaluates and implements patches, updates, and ongoing maintenance. Determines impacts to existing solutions when new standards are implemented. Utilizes change control and other company governance processes to ensure alignment of solutions
Provides engineering support to existing technology in a production environment and collaborating with other groups as required.
Manage network firewalls including Checkpoint’s, ASA’s and FortiGates.

Required Skills:
Experience with Check Point's Next Generation Firewall (NGFW)
CISCO Firepower Threat Defense IDS/IPS, FMC
Experience with Splunk and other SIEM tools.
Experience with Linux system security administration
Single Sign On (SAML/OAuth)
Public Key Infrastructure - PKI & X.509 certificates
Prior job experience maintaining and troubleshooting IDS/IPS devices
Networking - routing and switching, TCP/IP stack, IP subnets, VPN
Experience with threat analysis, triage, and mitigation
Experience with packet analysis
Proficiency with packet analysis/Wireshark
Knowledge of databases
4+year degree (Computer related degree preferred)
5+ years of experience in firewall management (Checkpoint, Cisco and Juniper)
5+ years' experience as a technical
Extensive experience deploying and troubleshooting various VPN configurations including remote access SSL VPN (Cisco), Site to Site IPSEC tunnels w/ IKEv2, GRE/GRE +IPSEC, etc.
Security certifications such as: CISM, CISSP, CISA, GIAC
CCNA / CCNP certification preferred.
Extensive hands-on experience configuring and maintaining network devices.
Good written and oral communication skills
Demonstrated flexibility during times of change and ability to adjust to shifting priorities, demands, and timelines
Experience working with regional internet routing entities (ARIN, RIPE, etc.) to request & maintain AS number & IP address assignments

Behavioral requirements:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
Ability and willingness to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, as needed
Ability to bring project to successful completion within appropriate timeline
Ability to work weekends, holidays, and overtime as needed
Competency in Analytical Problem Solving, Strong Communication, Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office software
Customer/Partner Relationships, and Technology Expertise. (Preferred).

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