SPECIALT TECH LLC Security Engineer Remote · Full time

The Security Engineer will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure that security best practices are integrated into all aspects of our technology and operations.

Description

Our Mission 

At SpecialT Tech, our mission is to turn innovative ideas into advanced technological solutions. As a women-owned and minority-owned firm, we draw upon more than 40 years of combined expertise in technical consulting to offer unmatched service in our field. We strive to empower our clients by providing customized, innovative technology services that enhance efficiency and drive success. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and every challenge is seen as an opportunity for growth. At SpecialT Tech, we do not merely adapt to the future; we are active participants in shaping it. 

 

Job Overview: 

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Security Engineer to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for protecting our systems, networks, and data from potential threats. The Security Engineer will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure that security best practices are integrated into all aspects of our technology and operations. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Design, implement, and maintain security measures to protect systems, networks, and data. 
  • Monitor security performance and troubleshoot issues to ensure optimal protection. 
  • Conduct regular security assessments and audits to identify vulnerabilities and risks. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure that security best practices are integrated into all aspects of technology and operations. 
  • Develop and maintain incident response plans and conduct regular drills to ensure preparedness. 
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in security technologies and methodologies. 
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to security policies, procedures, and incidents. 
  • Provide training and support to staff on security best practices. 
  • Communicate security status, challenges, and successes to stakeholders in a clear and timely manner. 
  • Ensure compliance with relevant security regulations and standards. 
  • Execute additional tasks and projects as required by your manager, ensuring they are completed professionally and within deadlines. 

 

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or a related field. 
  • Proven experience as a Security Engineer or in a similar role. 
  • Strong technical background with experience in security engineering and operations. 
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with a keen attention to detail. 
  • Proficiency in security tools and technologies, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and encryption. 
  • Experience with security frameworks and standards such as NIST, ISO 27001, and CIS Controls. 
  • Familiarity with data privacy regulations and best practices. 
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 

 

Please note that this is a consultant position, meaning your duties will be on standby until a client requests your services. Hours and responsibilities may vary based on client needs. As an employee of SpecialT Tech, you will be compensated according to your contract.  

Salary

$110,000 - $150,000 per year