Location: minneapolis, MN

Job ID: 5652


Senior Security Engineer (Remote)


Capital TechSearch is seeking a Senior Security Engineer with a expertise supporting large IDS and IPS deployments to join a Global Information Security & Privacy organization.


This role is also responsible for ensuring the effective application, integration and operation of key security products utilized within the global Security Incident Response team.


Job Responsibilities

  • Configure and tune the IPS (TippingPoint currently) and NGFW devices
  • Work with clients to plan, design and implement security profiles and distribution to control IPS and NGFW devices
  • Collaborate with other teams to support malware analysis, intrusion detection & response, and threat intelligence
  • Open, update, monitor and close assigned trouble tickets
  • Lead IDS/IPS troubleshooting efforts, including log analysis and network captures/analysis. Escalate events and unusual activity of note for further incident response investigation to the SOC. Work with vendors to resolve problems via ticketing portals and escalate issues to team lead and/or management as needed
  • Evaluate, test and implement digital vaccines and security filters
  • Create, modify, test and deploy custom IDS/IPS policies and signatures
  • Serve as a primary security contact for projects during the planning, analysis, and design phases of projects
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation on network infrastructure diagrams, procedures, and policies


Job Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Information Technology
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience managing large scale enterprise firewalls deployments
  • Enterprise IDS/IPS experience particularly with SourceFire or TippingPoint a must
  • High level understanding of information security products and technologies (Intrusion Detection/Prevention, Firewall, Advanced Threat, etc.)
  • High level understanding of TCP/IP Routing and Networking knowledge
  • Proficient in data/packet capture, analysis and troubleshooting
  • Knowledge of regular expressions
  • Splunk SPL experience a plus
  • Ability to work independently
  • Superior customer service skills and demonstrated success working directly with customers
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Sound problem resolution, judgment, negotiating and decision making skills
  • Strong work ethic and commitment to accomplish assigned tasks

All candidates must be located in the USA, and authorized to work in the USA


To be immediately and seriously considered for this exceptional opportunity please apply below. Your responses will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please call our office if you have any questions. Capital TechSearch, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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