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Security Engineers usually work for large companies and are responsible for ensuring their computer systems' security. Typical duties seen on a well-written resume sample are developing engineering solutions, preventing malicious behavior, creating security policies, and training employees on security matters. Those interested in a Security Engineer position should highlight in their resumes network and computer security expertise, attention to details, accuracy, communication skills, and teamwork. A Bachelor's Degree in a field such as information technology or computer science is commonplace for Security Engineers.

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Sr. Network Security Engineer

Administered, maintained, and operated existing security solutions such as Arbor Networks for DDOS attacks, HP ArcSight for event correlation, RSA NetWitness for real-time network forensics and automated threat analysis, RedSeal Networks for proactive security analysis and Sourcefire IPS

  • Integrated multiple data feeds from local network devices and forwarded into HP ArcSight ESM via HP ArcSight Logger and HP ArcSight Connector Appliances for analysis by CSIRT/SOC
  • Oversaw external vendors and consultants on delivery and implementation teams which impact existing and new security solutions
  • Provided day-to-day administration and support of an OSPF/BGP Netscreen firewall WAN with dual-stack IPV4/IPV6 environment
  • Assisted CSIRT/SOC with the investigation of and response to network security breaches.
  • Established and maintain IPSec-based connectivity with external vendors
  • Supported remote access solutions (Cisco ASA, Juniper SSL VPN)
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Information Systems
2

Security Engineer/ Consultant

Led the Information Vulnerability Management (IVM) process at ADNET to ensure compliance and increase the network's security posture. Responsibilities included: Network Scanning and mitigation of servers and workstations. Patch application in accordance with IAVM DISA FSO standards.

  • Led a team of four to prepare for a DISA FSO inspection that resulted in the FSO rating the network as fully compliant.
  • Tested and implemented over 100 security controls on Windows 2003 servers.
  • Responsible for researching and the network installation of security solutions such as: SSL accelerators, Windows 2003 security servers (Symantec and patch application server), firewalls, and signature based IDS systems.
  • Responsible for conducting vulnerability scanning and identify system and network vulnerabilities. Automated vulnerability scanning tools used include: Retina scanning tool, FSO Gold Disk and PatchLink mitigation tool.
  • Developed and performed mitigation plan and performed remediation activities based on the findings to resolve network and system vulnerabilities to meet DOD compliance requirements.
  • Assisted with site certification and accreditation process including policy development, C&A package review, and ST&E testing.
  • Researched and established contacts with various hardware and software distributors of IA products. Conducted operational and security testing to evaluate products and provide recommendations to the client.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Engineering And Management
3

Sr. Security Engineer

Independently managed and customized Tripwire security tool deployments for Connectria's business needs by developing implementation that will also meet Connectria's Hosting Customer's compliance standards for PCI and HIPAA certifications including: File Integrity Manager, Policy Manager, Log Center and SEIM solutions. SME for Tripwire.

  • Customized compliance requirements for scans with PCI/HIPAA policy manager for server and firewall devices to meet customer specific compliance controls and supported the needs of 150+ customers.
  • Implemented file integrity monitoring to meet customer audit requirements with automated reporting.
  • Integrated Tripwire Enterprise and Tripwire Log Center to display correlation rules in a custom dashboard for customers and internal PCI infrastructure.
  • Secured the operations of [company name]customer environments by responding to security alerts, problem management, and security incident management support.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Management Information Systems
MA
Resource And Information Management
MS
Security And Assurance
4

Information Security Engineer

Managed security incident responses for NIPR and SIPR networks through a methodical process of identification, investigation, and resolution. Performed computer Incident Management for Navy systems and programs with 5,000 users. Worked directly with Navy personnel at multiple levels and with FBI and NCIS on high level incidents. Collaborated with law enforcement agencies and NCIS to obtain evidence and maintain chain of custody. Held Secret clearance.

  • Developed Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for incident response handling.
  • Reviewed and analyzed security response policies and programs for potential risks.
  • Ensured continuity in user account creation for military personnel.
  • Disseminated Information Assurance Vulnerability Alerts via Online Compliance Reporting System.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Electronics Technology
BS
Computer Science
MS
Information Technology
5

Security Engineer

Lead security engineer for managed PKI and the SSL certificates for the [company name] services, inclusive of certificate expirations, renewals, and certificate installations.

  • As a prime team member on the Global Security team, cooperated in the design and installation of the [company name] internal Certificate Authority on a Windows platform.
  • Installed the Red Hat Certificate Authority on a Red Hat server for evaluation.
  • Managed and supported the [company name] 2-Factor authentication service on the RSA Authentication Manager.
  • Installed and configured the Red Hat Identity Management application (IPA) for evaluation to implement as [company name]'s centralized authentication for the Linux production network to meet PCI compliance.
  • Provided vulnerability assessment of the Linux production network systems utilizing QualysGuard.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Mathematics
Graduate Studies
6

Security Engineer

Project lead and point of contact for the Firewall Team on the PCI compliance audit for the 5th largest healthcare system in the country.

  • Intake Manager, prioritizing and coordinating work for the Firewall team.
  • Prepared, configured and managed firewalls (ASA, Fortigate), ACLS as well as Network management tools (Cisco CSM, FortiManager).
  • Provided support and troubleshooting on network security.
  • Prepared status reports on security matter to develop security risk analysis scenarios.
  • Created network and security documentation.
  • Configuring routers, creating new VPN's, IPSec tunnels with GRE and BGP.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
PhD
Bioengineering
Molecular And Cellular Biology
7

Network Security Engineer

Performed verifications on incoming certificate requests to ensure they were in compliance with baseline requirements for SSL certificates.

  • Main point of contact for primary customer during their process of replacing over five thousand certificates threatened by the Heartbleed bug and coordinated the processing of all urgent or sophisticated orders.
  • Supervised and assisted with training the support team for primary customer and reviewed the team's work for the replacement certificates.
  • Coordinated team members in multiple regions to process requests for international customers in different time zones and languages.
  • Tracked and reported on number and value of certificates issued as well as performed internal audits to ensure all SSL On Demand customers remained in compliance with industry baseline requirements.
  • Consistently exceeded performance goals and expectations, recognized for contributions to several major projects.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
History
8

Security Engineer

Wrote Python and Shell scripts to poll customer firewall and ids configurations for AT&T MSS Data and extract the information into files for the customer to review.

  • Wrote documentation based on the customer's network environment by analyzing network diagrams, policy information, and technical documents for the CSSM Migration.
  • Assisted the AT&T Network team with troubleshooting Cisco Firewalls (ASA, FWSM), and syslog logging issues.
  • Assisted the AT&T System Administrator team with troubleshooting issues in the Linux Redhat environment.
  • Built a Yum repository server for the Linux Redhat RHEL 5 and 6 Servers.
  • Executed Nessus vulnerability scans and generated custom reports for security analysis.
  • Configured the Enterasys Dragon EMS Manager and Dragon sensors for the CSSM test pilot.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
9

Director of Infosec / Senior Information Security Engineer

Reported directly for Deputy of the Defense Major General James Klugh (Retired).

  • Obtained a high level of expertise in tracking new and emerging Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (C4I) technology research, development and implementation worldwide.
  • Managed a specialized project that prepared technical reports on C4I developments. These reports were incorporated into Intelligence Summaries that were read at the highest levels of government on a daily basis.
  • Planned and conducted operations throughout Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in support of National Cryptologic requirements.
  • Director - Information Assurance for Executive Security and Executive Technologies, Inc.
  • SME member of National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee (NSTAC) Assigned to the Department of Defense (U.S. ARMY) Army Material Command to ensure proper automated information system security engineering activities.
  • Served NSTAC committee as a representative for Retired Undersecretary of the Defense Major General James Klugh and Retried General Wilson as Information Assurance Officer.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Rf Design
10

Network Security Engineer

Maintained a rapidly changing environment while still providing solutions that preserve compliance, access and security.

  • Evaluated risks & threats while adopting adaptive security policies, processes, & technologies.
  • Conducted security monitoring via IDS, File Integrity monitor, logs, forensic analysis, incident response, & cyber-crime investigations
  • Researched IT security issues & solutions & presenting ideas in a business-friendly &/or user-friendly language
  • Created information security documentation & implemented best practices
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
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