Security Engineer in Richfield, MN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  849765

Title: Security Engineer I

Duration: through 5/23/19

Work Location: Richfield, MN


Skills Overview:

What are the MUST have skills that you are looking for in a candidate?

-2+ years of experience working with Windows platforms and Linux platforms, or a combination of the two equaling 4 years.

-1+ years of experience with programming and scripting languages such as/but not limited to C#, Python, Java or Powershell

-Knowledge in operating systems such as Unix, NT, XP, Win2000, and 98

-Experience with large level deployment-5,000-10,000 endpoints

-Any security event management experience preferred

Preferred Skills

-Previous experience in a Security Operations Center (SOC)

-Previous experience implementation of enterprise security software solutions

-Strong problem-solving and analytical skills, initiative, eagerness to learn, improve, and ability to work independently within a team structure

-Proven ability to work under stress in emergencies, with the flexibility to handle multiple high-pressure situations simultaneously

-Strong customer focus, with the ability to manage expectations appropriately, provide a superior customer experience and build long-term relationships

-One or more of the following industry certifications: Security+, Network+, SSCP, CISSP, GSEC, GCIA, GCIH


What are the soft skills that you feel candidates must-have in order to be successful in this role?

- Ability to demonstrate a high level of integrity and ethics in maintaining confidential information

- May be required to know basic laws and government regulations related to IT security measures

- Written and verbal communication skills

- Interpersonal skills to be able to interface effectively with a broad range of contacts from technical staff to senior management

- Organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple concurrent activities and to work successfully under pressure

- Analytical thinker, with ability to solve problems

- Can deal with ambiguity and requests for change


Interview Process –date(s)/time(s) that are blocked on the manager’s calendar for interviews:


In Person Interview