Security Engineer

Location: Chicago, Illinois Salary: US$80000 - US$120000 per annum + Bonus
Sector: IT, Security, Netzwerk und Cloud Type: Permanent

This Security Engineer / IT Systems Integrator will support the IT Security infrastructure on a global platform. The Security Engineer will secure IT systems while getting to implement and deploy while using exciting InfoSec technology within the IT infrastructure. This is a Full Time Role in Chicago, IL.

What you get to do:

  • Guide and give insight on IT security technologies // Advise on best security practice
  • SME for technologies project Life Cycle
  • Product implementation, installation, configuration, migration & troubleshooting of networking and security equipment
  • Support project architecture, POC and Charter creation
  • Global: Project coordination support // Implementation // configuration
  • Attend trainings, conferences, and meet with vendors
  • Automate continuously // process refinement

What we look for:

  • 4+ years of either Systems Integration or Deployment Engineering (preferable in Global IT environment)
  • Experienced with Vendor/Platform Security skills such as: ID/PS, Firewalls (Cisco ASA, Palo Alto), Symantec Endpoint Protection/AV, log management (Splunk, RSA Security Analytics or similar), Identity management, Data Loss Prevention
  • Experienced in Networking skills such as: Network Switches (Cisco ACI, Nexus), wireless networking equipment, virtualization (VMWare, HyTrust)
  • Symantec, Splunk, RSA, Microsoft, RedHat, VMWare experience preferred
  • Azure or AWS
  • Project Management: seen as a bonus (PMI or Prince2)
  • History of continual professional development are preferred.
  • Networking: CCNA or higher desirable.
  • Information Security: Any of CISSP, CISA or CISM is highly desirable; Other security certifications considered (CEH, OffSec, SANS etc.).

If you are a hands on Security Engineer with Implementation experience please apply with your resume, including situation, implementation examples of the following:

Implementation of product installation, configuration, migration & troubleshooting of networking and security equipment with:

  • intrusion detection/prevention systems,
  • firewalls (Cisco ASA, Palo Alto),
  • network switches (Cisco ACI, Nexus)
  • Symantec Endpoint Protection/AV,
  • wireless networking equipment,
  • log management (Splunk, RSA Security Analytics or similar),
  • virtualization (VMWare, HyTrust),
  • Identity management
  • data loss prevention
  • Azure or AWS


  • Passionate -how do you show this? How do you continue to learn now? Groups/meetups/etc.
  • Experience in a Global environment or multi-unit business. Where and how you interacted with units/locations/teams.

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