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IT Security Engineer in Vernon Hills, IL at CRS Group

Date Posted: 4/12/2018

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Job Description

IT Security Engineer
Duration: 6 month contract
Location: Vernon Hills, IL
Overview: The CRS Group is currently looking for a IT Security Engineer for one of our clients in the Vernon Hills area. The CRS Group is a nationwide Staffing Firm who works primarily with Fortune 500 and Fortune 1000 corporations.
Job Description:
  • The IT Security Engineer implements and maintains Information Security technical controls in accordance with the corporate information security program
  • The Security Engineer performs the identification, evaluation, selection, implementation and optimization of new Information Security initiatives
  • The Security Engineer provides support for security events and incidents and resolves or escalates as necessary

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Develop, implement and maintain the information security safeguards and measures to enforce information security policies, standards, and procedures
  • This role will be approximately 50% dedicated to project work and 50% security operational support
  • Provide operational support for Information Security
  • Participates in information security incident response activity
  • Participate in weeklong 24/7 on-call support rotation and off hours or weekends as needed 
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and vendors 
  • Minimal travel 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience 
  • 4 years cumulative information security experience which should in any of the following domains: 
  • Network & Endpoint Security 
  • Cryptography and Public Key Infrastructure 
  • Security Monitoring & Incident Handling 
  • Threat Intelligence 
  • Vulnerability Management 
  • Identity & Access Management 
  • Security Operations 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with team members and stakeholders 

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Any relevant security certifications, such as: GIAC or CISSP

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Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information.