Origin: a Latin derivative
meaning "Gift of the Earth."
Reporting to the Cybersecurity Architect in the Cybersecurity Operations team. The Cybersecurity Engineer is responsible for multiple technical aspects of the Information Security program. As a support organization within the Information Security team, core Cybersecurity functions include technical control implementation assistance and validation, network and system security monitoring, cyber threat intelligence, threat hunting, incident response, and digital forensics.
While core responsibilities are expected, this role will focus primarily on daily security monitoring and escalation, threat intelligence, and reporting.
Cybersecurity Engineer duties:
Evaluate and assist in the implementation of various technical control mechanisms
Technical validation of existing controls ensuring effectiveness
Daily reconnaissance of threats, trends, and vulnerabilities
Technical security risk recommendations, and remediation guidance
Network and system security monitoring and reporting
Security event analysis, incident escalation, and reporting
Regimented daily operational activity logging
Ongoing reporting of threats, metrics, and operational activities
Front line technical support for security related inquiries
While minimal, after hours response may be required
Minimum of 3 years of related work experience
Prefer a related bachelor's degree/focused study or additional experience
Working knowledge of Enterprise Information Security / Information Security Management programs
Fundamental knowledge of technical control mechanisms
Basic understanding of compliance standards such as PCI DSS, ISO 27001/2
Foundational IT technical skills including networking, systems, development, etc.
Must be disciplined in operational adherence and documentation