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Addison Group

Sr Security Engineer

Houston, TX

Position Title : Sr. Security Engineer

Long term contract

Responsibilities to include but not limited to:

  • Leverage extensive knowledge of Microsoft security software solutions and methodologies to make technical recommendations on complex problems, coupled with an approach that utilizes repeatable, efficient processes, automation and best practices
  • Daily Cybersecurity operations including monitoring, reporting, hunting and incident response
  • Participate as a critical contributor and subject matter expert on key projects and initiatives
  • Perform integration architecture and infrastructure design activities
  • Perform ongoing security assessments and governance checks for Microsoft services ensuring critical security systems and controls remain effective and available
  • Contribute critical security and architecture requirements
  • Collaborate with teams to continuously improve Cybersecurity operations and policies
  • Administer, tune, operationalize and continuously improve the use of Microsoft's Security services and offerings (Conditional Access policies, Security Center, Compliance Center, Insider Threat Management, MCAS, DLP ATP, AIP, EOP, etc.)
  • Provides technical training and mentoring to promote competency and growth
  • Prepares and present status and project reports for management, client, and others
  • Responsible for ensuring all IT Policies, Processes, Change Management, & SOX Compliance is followed for Cybersecurity maintenance projects
  • Works closely with project managers and IT senior management in corporate planning, selection of toolsets, services, external vendors
  • Serves as a Cybersecurity technology advocate in presentations to key customers, shareholders and business staff
  • Responsible for managing consulting resources
  • Manages technical projects as needed

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The successful candidate will meet the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of 6+ years of experience in an Information Security or Information Technology discipline
  • 6+ years of professional experience in security analysis, development, engineering and support in an enterprise setting, including experience mentoring and leading security engineers
  • Experience providing Cybersecurity services within a SCADA/OT environment
  • Subject matter expertise level experience with working with Microsoft platforms and services
  • Experience with Exchange Online and associated components (transport rules, DLP, mailbox management, etc.)
  • Experience with O365 eDiscovery and Advanced eDiscovery
  • Experience in defining security for PaaS and IaaS implementations, such as system configuration, policy, tenant policy restrictions, access control, authentication, data at rest, and data in transit security
  • Understanding of SharePoint's capability in terms of Security risk and privacy such as libraries, Pages, Site, Site Assets, Site Collection and Web Parts
  • Extensive experience working with and creating PowerShell scripts
  • Extensive experience managing, configuring and administering Active Directory on-prem and Azure Active Directory
  • Experience with leveraging Conditional Access policies, Security Center, Compliance Center, Insider Threat Management, MCAS, DLP, ATP, AIP, EOP
  • Experience and understanding of networking and systems configuration/protocols
  • Ability to assess, report and make appropriate detailed recommendations to resolve security/compliance risks
  • Strong interpersonal communication with ability to work with different teams
  • Self-motivated team player with vision and initiative
  • Dedicated to meeting expectations and requirements of internal and external customers
  • Experience Preferred:
  • Active Directory Domain Services
  • Active Directory Certificate Services
  • Azure AD Connect
  • Windows Server Operating Systems
  • Securing Windows Servers and Clients
  • Windows 10 Security
  • Intune
  • Microsoft Endpoint Manager
  • Preferred Certifications:
  • CCSP
  • CompTIA Security+
  • Microsoft Azure Security Technologies (Exam AZ-500)
  • Microsoft 365 Security Administration (Exam MS-500)
  • Microsoft 365 Identity and Services (MS-100)
  • Microsoft 365 Mobility and Security (MS-101)
  • Reporting Relationship:
  • Reports to: Director, IT Infrastructure and SCADA Operations

Job ID: AddisonGroup-490418
Employment Type: Other