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IT Security Engineer

Aureus Group Omaha, NE

Job Description

Aureus Group has partnered with a Fortune 500 company here in Omaha looking for an IT Security Engineer. This is a contract position that has the potential to go very long term. Long term as in years. This is a solid very stable company. In this position, you will work independently onsite. No remote is available. A college degree is required for this position.  Please see specifics below!

General responsibilities of the IT Security Engineer Job:
*Protect the availability, integrity, and confidentiality of company information assets.
*Protect the company brands and reputations.
*Manage the risk of company information assets.
*Reduce vulnerabilities of company information assets.
*Counter, monitor and respond to threats to company information assets.
*Harmonize the various applicable compliance requirements into consistent control selections.
*Communicate the security program to customers internally or externally.

Skill Requirements for the IT Security Engineer role:
*Must have strong forensic, troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities and interpersonal skills to work
through issues with various teams
*Excellent oral and written communication with all levels of the organization
*Excellent customer service
*Mathematical and statistical analysis

Required Knowledge of the IT Security Engineer role:
*Degree in information assurance or other technology; other degrees considered
*3 to 5 years related work experience as IT practitioner
*Plus 3 to 5 years related work experience as full-time security practitioner
*Experience with operating systems, applications, and various networking technologies
*Experience with Intrusion Detection Systems
*Experience with system log and security log analysis
*Experience with firewall monitoring, management and administration
*Experience with security-related best practices, standards and procedures, and HW/SW products
*Experience with a vulnerability management product

Preferred Knowledge of the IT Security Engineer role:
- Department practices and procedures
- Insurance-related background
- CISSP, CISA, CCSP (Cisco), MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer) with Security Specialization
- GIAC certifications are also acceptable

*U.S citizens/Green card ONLY due to government or federal requirement *
*We CAN NOT accept 3rd party candidates
*We are unable to sponsor or transfer visas at this time*  

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If you have a background that lines up well with the IT Security Engineer description and are interested in learning more about this opportunity, please apply online. Please refer to job # 18-748981 when inquiring.  

Job Details

Date Posted October 29, 2018
Date Closes December 28, 2018
Requisition 18-748981
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Contractor / Consultant
Experience Level Intermediate (3-7 yrs. experience)
SOC Category 15-1071.01 Computer Security Specialists
Zipcode 68102
Name Aureus Group Systems
Address 13609 California Street, Suite 100
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68154
Phone 402-891-6900
FAX 402-891-1290

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