Aunalytics Job Opening

Security Engineer


Location: South Bend, IN
Type: Full-Time

Position Overview

Protecting the security and integrity of data is vital for businesses and organizations.  Without constant monitoring and analysis; businesses, public organizations, government agencies, and individuals are vulnerable to harmful infiltration of their computer systems.  Such cyber-attacks cause huge losses of time, money, security, and trust.  Aunalytics is passionate about protecting our clients from such attacks.  As a Security Engineer, you will work closely with our Security Team to ensure that our systems and those of our clients are protected from such security threats.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support, operate, and maintain data center network security and threat management systems; servicing MI Cloud and our customers (Logrhythm, Sophos, access control systems, etc.)
  • Monitor computer networks / systems for security issues
  • Investigate / remediate security breaches and other cyber security incidents
  • Capacity planning and monitoring of network security resources and platforms
  • Ensure secure connectivity between corporate, service provider networks, and customer networks
  • Tier II and III troubleshooting with internal team members, vendors, and customers
  • Development of Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for engineering, NOC, and provisioning teams
  • Perform maintenance on security platforms during data center maintenance windows as required including hardware, software and firmware upgrades
  • Perform vulnerability scanning & penetration testing
  • Remediate detected vulnerabilities to maintain defined standards
  • Vendor Support Escalation – Engage vendors and research new technologies as requested by Management.  Engage vendor technical support for hardware or software problems
  • Participate in on-call rotation escalated support
  • Research security technology as part of our research & development efforts
  • Support security-related compliance efforts (including controls for FedRAMP, and SOC2)
  • Provide security expertise for FedRAMP control development, implementation, and ongoing continuous monitoring
  • Other duties as assigned

Preferred Skills

  • Bachelor’s of Science degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Security, Information Systems, or related field –  or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • One or more of the following certifications:  CISSP (preferred), GIAC GSEC (preferred), CompTIA Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker, OSCP, CCSP, or CISM
  • Three or more years of experience working within Cybersecurity
  • Knowledge of industry standard security guidelines
  • Experience with enterprise Security Information & Event Management (SIEM) platforms (Logrhythm preferred)
  • In-depth understanding of multi-layered network security and segmentation constructs with practical experience in at least one hypervisor (VMware vSphere preferred)
  • Experience in a highly-available, interconnected, compliant data center environment including securing Windows, Linux & other UNIX variants
  • Experience deploying Security best practices in Server configuration, Network configuration, tools deployment, and access controls
  • Experience Investigating / remediating security breaches and other cyber security incidents
  • Experience managing Security in large-scale and geographically diverse environments
  • Experience with Microsoft Active Directory, Windows Server 2012 / 2016, PowerShell
  • Experience supporting advanced firewall technologies (Sophos, Cisco, Palo Alto)
  • Experience with Cisco enterprise switching and routing platforms
  • Proficiency in network core technologies, and protocols (TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP(S), IPsec, VLANs, routing, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills required.  Prior communication with C+ level executives a plus
  • Resourceful in getting things done, self-starter, productive working independently or collaboratively – ours is a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment with performance expectations and deadlines
  • Share our values:  growth, relationships, integrity, and true grit