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IT Security Engineers, also known as Information Systems Security Engineers or Information Security Analysts, help businesses safeguard their sensitive data from cyber-attacks. Their resumes highlight specific skills that include providing guidance on how to lower a company's risk to phishing and spear-phishing attacks, investigating the misuse of a company's IT resources, and reporting confirmed malware not caught by the vendor as malicious. For this position, example resumes indicate that a bachelor's degree is required in the fields of computer science, software engineering, systems engineering, information systems or a related field.

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IT Security Engineer

Assessed the system security categorization as per FIPS 199, identified applicable security controls to NIST 800-53.

  • Prepared Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages to NIST 800 standards for various USCIS systems and sites using automated RMS C&A software tool.
  • Conducted Self-Assessment as per NIST 800-26 for customer's applications and General Supported Systems (GSS).
  • Created, maintained and updated Plan of Actions and Milestones (POA&M) for various systems/LANs. Coordinated with ISSOs for mitigating vulnerabilities included in the POA&M.
  • Conducted Security Evaluation and Testing (ST&E) for systems for Certification and Accreditation and conducted Risk Assessment to NIST 800-30.
  • Reviewed technical documentation and white papers.
  • First to use Risk Management System (RMS) software for preparing C&A packages.
  • Awarded Certificate of Appreciation for outstanding contribution to Office of Chief Information Officer (OCIO) from the customer's Chief Information Officer
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
2

Security Operations Center Lead/ IT Security Engineer

Directed operations and supervised Security Engineers and Technicians at the 24/7, 365-day center. Served as a member of the Incident Response Team charged with maintaining incident response documentation.

  • Analyzed and administered security controls for information systems
  • Introduced company security policies and ensure compliance
  • Delivered incident response, analysis, and reporting according to policies and procedures
  • Developed detailed reports and security plans for IS systems
  • Improved security posture of information systems by reviewing, assessing, and documenting vulnerabilities
  • Maintained all documentation on Security Policy and Procedures
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Mathematics & Computer Science
MA
Information Technology
3

IT Security Engineer

  • Conducted annual Payment Card Industry assessment.
  • Performed risk analysis and penetration testing on for over 500 Linux, Windows, network and virtual assets.
  • Analyzed security and data loss prevention logs.
  • Ensured website compliance for over 2000 U.S. & Canadian hotel properties.
  • Provided training to hotel members and reservation agents on security best practices and modern trends.
  • Reviewed internal procedural documents and processes and provided feedback for continuous improvement.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Aviation Management
4

It Security Engineer

  • Proposed, designed, and implemented various Information Security related projects, such as vulnerability assessments, remediation, intrusion detection, border security, and patch management
  • Researched and evaluated the latest security technologies, provided implementation plans, and deployed security controls
  • Administered firewalls and provided support for VPN concentrators
  • Performed quarterly firewall audits to identify open ports and services, compared those findings with approved change requests, and initiated the remediation of those findings
  • Designed the Systems Management Server infrastructure that led to the successful deployment of large software and security applications over various WAN links
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Engineering Management
Computer And Information Systems Security
5

IT Security Engineer

Designed enterprise architecture for web security using Tivoli Access Manager for e-Business integrated with RACF-based security and Lotus Domino security

  • Ensured all new security solutions were designed to comply with US Patriot Act
  • Developed custom user ID synchronization process utilizing Perl scripting and MoveIT DMZ secure FTP application
  • Utilized Sun ONE Directory and Sun ONE Metadirectory in development of enterprise directory
  • Deployed enterprise-wide certificate authority with certificate management policies to alleviate problems caused by self-signed certificates
  • Designed and facilitated trainings on LDAP, SSL, certificates, and Access Manager to various employee groups
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Mathematics And Computer Science
BS
Information Security Systems
6

IT Security Engineer II

Monitored and mitigated Denial of Service (DoS) and Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on a 24X7/365 basis for attacks on Fortune 500 companies web servers, which if not conducted by me, would cause billions in lost sales for customers as well as reputation loss for CenturyLink for reliability

  • Managed firewall rules for US Government agencies and fortune 500 companies
  • Monitored firewalls, servers, routers, switches, gateways owned by our group preventing millions of dollars in losses from critical outages via Nagios monitoring
  • Updated and modified internal two-factor authentication accessed wiki related to all core areas of work within my role
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AA
Liberal Studies
BS
Cyber Security
7

IT Security Engineer

  • Managed system access authorization and monitored security status of 400 servers and 6000 computers
  • Directed holistic IT security analysis of entire China region using technics of data mining
  • Developed IT security risk management strategy based on the risk profile of various business functions
  • Composed HSBC control standards in China and adapted global compliance policies to the local market
Candidate Info
5
months in
workforce
5
months
at this job
MS
Business Analytics
Information Security
Logistics Engineering
8

It Security Engineer

Supported Virginia Contractor ICD 503 Pre-Security Assessment

  • Member of a collaborative team environment to meet standard system accreditation goals, while maintaining final decision-making authority.
  • Reviewed and validated Technical Security Controls. Provided implementation responses.
  • Conducted RMF gap analysis to identify any weaknesses that could lead to missing or improperly implemented security controls.
  • Reviewed documentation to determine if the technical aspects of policies and procedures were current and comprehensive.
  • Developed security documents (Configuration Management, Maintenance, and Continuous Monitoring Plans) which addressed the NIST 800-53 Technical Security Controls.
  • Reviewed and Validated Certification Test Plan.
  • Reviewed audit logs to determine if security controls were logging the proper information and if the group was adhering to its log management policies.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Organizational Management
MA
Information Technology Specializing
9

IT Security Engineer

Project manager and lead security engineer on multiple high-profile projects including a unified end-point, network access control, and data loss/leakage prevention.

  • Coordinated with and led InfoSec efforts across various departments, both technical and non-technical, ensuring appropriate buy-in and resource allocation; focus was always on implementation quality and client satisfaction.
  • Worked with internal auditors on findings analysis and associated remediation efforts.
  • Performed IDS/IPS mitigation/response and vulnerability scanning in support of internal and PCI requirements.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
10

Senior It Security Engineer

Responsible for protecting the organization from internal and external threats while ensuring regulatory compliance and the highest standard of security for customers', employees', stakeholders' and organizational information assets.

  • Developed and established policies and procedures for key systems and enhanced existing policies and procedures to make them more efficient and effective; developed team vision while improving overall department perception through effective communication, documentation, and team work
  • Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) control owner; reviewed and modified SOX narratives and controls to ensure accuracy and validity
  • Established communications plan for system modifications and outages which increased system stability and availability leading to improved customer satisfaction
  • SharePoint Subject Matter Expert (SME) - Migrated company from SharePoint Portal 2003 to Microsoft Office SharePoint Server (MOSS) 2007 and implemented Microsoft Project Server 2007 allowing the company to leverage world class enterprise project management, content management & collaboration systems
  • Promoted effective departmental project management by establishing and executing project plans for company-wide security projects
  • Identified, reported, and prevented security vulnerabilities and incidents leading to the protection of sensitive data and the avoidance of damaging publicity
  • Established the Security Portal to centralize departmental documentation and track security related incidents, tasks, projects and staff attendance.
  • Responsible for administering, managing, and supporting a wide variety of security, network, and web related systems and technologies. Specifics can be provided as requested
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Arts
BBA
Management Information Systems / Management
MA
Master of Arts

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