Cybersecurity Engineer (Remote)

With TM Floyd & Company in Atlanta GA US

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Posted on May 15, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


security, python, sysadmin

Job description


  • Perform vulnerability scanning for network devices, applications, and databases in order to determine if these assets have any vulnerabilities to potential internal or external threats

  • Analyze and assess security incidents that occur to assets and escalate incidents by following incident plan

  • Create, develop, and maintain standard practices and procedures to respond appropriately to internal and external threats

  • Work with internal Infrastructure team and vendor partners to solve information security system problems and issues in a timely and accurate manner

  • Follow information security process, policies, and procedures congruent with standards and industry best practices

  • Monitor activities and events in the environment to ensure that anomalous behavior is detected, identified, classified, and acted upon where appropriate

  • Execute penetration testing on network and applications using ethical hacking techniques in order to determine network and application vulnerability

  • Develop and execute corrective action plans and remediation plans when issues are identified in order to mitigate the risk of exploitation

Q** ualifications:**

  • Strong understanding of security testing practices and methodologies
  • Experience developing proper log correlation rules for identifying key events
  • Hands-on experience using security testing and analysis tools, such as Metasploit, Burp Suite, Kali, Wireshark, Nmap, and Veracode
  • Hands-on experience using common vulnerability scanning tools (Nessus, Nexpose Rapid7, Qualys, Veracode, AppScan, etc.)
  • Experience conducting security testing for cloud services and establishing cloud security requirements
  • Demonstrated knowledge of common vulnerability frameworks (OWASP Top 10, CVSS)
  • Experience with security source code review and development experience in C/C++, Java, and Python
  • Authoritative technical knowledge of internet security and networking protocols
  • Scripting skills such as Python, Perl, shell, and Bash
  • At least 3 years of demonstrated experience in penetration testing
  • Expert knowledge of UNIX, AIX, or Linux platforms
  • Expert knowledge of Cisco-based firewalls and intrusion detection systems
  • Knowledge of mainframe technologies
  • Knowledge of Windows 200x Server platforms
  • Knowledge of VMware and VM server platforms

Location: Remote


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