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Information Security Engineers develop and implement cyber security measures to secure digital information for a company. Sample resumes in this field indicate duties such as monitoring, analyzing, and maintaining optimal security levels of enterprise IT systems; conducting regular risk assessments and vulnerability scans of enterprise environments; and utilizing various tools to conduct web-content filtering, systems monitoring, and other security-related functions. Typically, an Information Security Engineer needs to be able to show a minimum of a bachelor's degree in computer science or another computer-related field on his or her resume.

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Information Security Engineer

Performed intensive analysis of application/platform access control data structures, defined and articulated to developers the data attributes/elements required to meet the requirements of the Access Management Remediation Project

  • Assisted and educated business partners with data conversion and data delivery method requirements (NDM)
  • Executed Z/OS job stream process for Test, Quality Assurance (QA), Data Acceptance Testing (DAT), User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and Production environments
  • Using SAS and JCL on Z/OS developed iterative loop SAS MACROS which generated large text files from delimited control files, speeding up production of the text files by 700%
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
2

Sr. Information Security Engineer

Driving force behind innovative thinking through challenging the limits of preexisting norms.

  • Developed the Computer Incident Response Methodology (Policy, Plan, Playbook), which lead to increased interdepartmental collaboration. This plan includes 60 trained people, across 15 global teams.
  • Managed incident response from outside threat-actors to protect the brand and infrastructure. This required interfacing with law enforcement (FBI) and partner companies, including social media outlets.
  • Assisted in authorship of the company's three and five year roadmaps. These roadmaps focus on securing data centers, local offices, and various web-based technologies.
  • Analyzed cutting-edged technologies that would affect corporate security posture, as well as protecting against unknown risk.
  • Interfaced with global teams to implement technologies that align with the current security strategy. One strategy included the need for comprehensive vulnerability and risk management with Internet facing sites across all business units. Provided metrics on vulnerability assessments and recommended remediation activities.
  • Reviewed information security controls to ensure maintenance of SOX compliance.
  • Brought in multiple vendors to perform computer security awareness training for larger IT staff.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
MA
Master of Arts
3

Information Security Engineer II (e-discovery)

  • Lead E-Discovery Department: including documenting all processes and procedures, training, and case management best practices. Evaluated all requirements and implementation of new SaaS offerings: Office 365, Box, and more.
  • Trained offshore SOC (Romania) on eDiscovery / Forensics. Increased workflow productivity by 200%.
  • Created novel approaches to collect ESI containers, such as SharePoint, Wiki, and Confluence sites.
  • Drove creation of company-wide security awareness and training program.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Information Technology
BS
Information Technology
4

Information Security Engineer

Performed duties as an Information Security Engineer by assisting client with Computer Network Defense(CND), Security Engineering, and Incident Response & Analysis. Monitored all network traffic through administration of Websense, Wireshark, NIKSUN (Intrusion Detection System) and HBSS which kept client free of malicious software and exfiltration of sensitive data. Security incident handler for at least three security incidents per week on NIPRNet and SIPRNet to contain data spillages and malware-contaminated files; drafted reports after each one to brief the DAA.

  • Co-developed and taught quarterly CND training course for CYBERCOM employees utilizing various exploitation tools to enhance CYBERCOM’s understanding of hacking and increase their ability to protect the network.
  • Analyzed and investigated network misuse on behalf of the Chief of Staff with the Websense Network Monitor. Generated weekly usage summaries and provided site blocking recommendations for the Chief of Staff.
  • Conducted weekly eEye Retina scans on both NIPRNet and SIPRNet within the JTFGNO’s 1,000+ computer network, and generated Vulnerability Management System (VMS) reports to maintain security compliance.
  • Drafted usage policy memorandums and classified data spillage handling procedures for CYBERCOM to structure users’ actions and repercussions on all computers and networks.
  • Empowered leadership with highly regulated domains and secured machines via proper HBSS management.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BS
Computer Science
MS
Information Security & Assurance
5

Senior Information Security Engineer

Responsible for troubleshooting and maintaining Cisco PIX, FWSM, and ASA ACLs in order to provide successful transfer of data without compromising company information.

  • Responsible for performing regular network and application security/ vulnerability assessments against corporate network and production applications using various open source and proprietary tools (Nmap, Nessus, FoundStone).
  • Administered VPN access rights for employees and third party customers using Cisco 3000 concentrator with existing RSA server.
  • Maintained and updated RSA servers and token/user accounts in order to help provide secure network access.
  • Configured and maintained Avaya SG208 servers in order to provide VOIP access to remote users.
  • Evaluated SIEM (Symantec, Intellitactics, and ArcSight) products in order to assist with the selection and implementation of the best tool to help identify network attacks, malicious behavior, policy violations and provide comprehensive auditing and reporting capabilities to support regulatory compliance.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Information Technology
Electrical Engineering
6

Information Security Engineer

Vulnerability assessment and penetration testing methodology; knowledge of and experience with applying Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) and Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS)

  • Oversaw development and management of resources and vendors for the project. Designed and presented the presentations regarding projects and their requirements.
  • Managed a team of 6 engineers. Reviewed status of projects and budgets, manages project schedules and prepares project status reports.
  • Assessed project issues and develops resolutions to meet project objectives. Managed internal as well as external project resources with a team size less than 20 people and experienced in resolving issues across multiple teams and managing dependencies between projects.
  • Conceived and established asset management practices and processes to track all assets from purchase to disposal.
  • Managed inventory tracking establishing tight asset control standards region-wide.
  • Merged database into incident tracking system providing ability to monitor support trends. Identified root causes of suspicious issues and implemented resolutions that increased efficiency and customer satisfaction and lowered overall support costs.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Information Systems
MS
Master of Science
7

Senior Information Security Engineer

Reviewed, tested and deployed tools for the monitoring and protection of the network and server environments for a bank with over 120 branches and 6000 employees throughout California and Arizona.

  • Generated reports and developed procedures for the IT department to harden the Network and Server infrastructure.
  • Played a significant role in the development of the Information Security Department tools deployment, Team development and Policy remediation.
  • Reviewed and authorized policy and procedure for the AD tree structure.
  • Assisted in information security assessments; performed threat analysis, vulnerability assessments, and penetration testing. Performed investigations of security incidents, anomalies and events and the development of incident reports procedure.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Flight Control Systems Design
8

Information Security Engineer/web Design Social Media Marketing

Built and executed social media strategy through competitive research, platform determination, benchmarking, messaging and audience identification.

  • Generated, edited, published and shared original content (text, images, video or HTML).
  • Set up and optimized company pages within each platform to increase the visibility of company's social content.
  • Worked with detection software and systems to protect our business and our clients.
  • Proactively assessed potential items of risk and opportunities of vulnerability in the network.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Technology
MA
Master of Arts
9

Information Security Engineer

Performed Risk and Vulnerability Assessments for Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) TMP Wide Area Backbone

  • Implemented Remediation Plan for the VA's TMP Wide Area Backbone
  • Performed security RAs, developed Security Plans, and performed C&As of information systems
  • Defined and conducted software tests and evaluations for technical verification and validation of automation security
  • Utilized relevant federal (e.g., FISMA, Privacy Act, HIPAA, NIST, OMB and FIPS) IT security regulations, policies and procedures for the Department of Justice JCON Civil Network Division
  • Evaluated and ensured system compliance with established information assurance policies and regulations according to OMB FISMA and NIACAP
  • Daily responsibilities included C&A, data gathering, security training and awareness, FISMA compliance and documentation development of SSPs, RAs, ST&E, CPs and IA policies and procedures, NIACAP appendences and SSAA document creation
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
10

Sr. Information Security Engineer

Protected data records for 8 million students, 180K active students, and nearly 25K staff

  • Executed security operations on one of the largest computer networks in the state of Indiana, with over 30k PCs, 1300 college owned mobile devices, and over 100k walk-in BYOD wireless devices
  • Deployed a Splunk cluster to digest over 50GB of security log data generated daily
  • Developed Splunk dashboards, alerts, and reports to analyze critical security intelligence data
  • Deployed firewalls and IPS systems in a data center that houses over 1300 virtual servers
  • Managed all forensic incident response activities and worked with LEOs when needed
  • Successfully completed numerous enterprise projects on schedule
  • Developed and championed numerous security initiatives
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Associate of Applied Science

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