SOC Engineer in Lansing, MI at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  858472

We have a SOC Security Engineer opportunity, who will be responsible for developing technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities. Experience engineering, implementing, and monitoring security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks, and information will set you apart as an ideal candidate. Key details are below but this SOC Security Engineer will write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancements to ensure the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about security incidents.


If interested in this Security Engineer role, or any other Cyber Security opportunities in the Lansing area, send a resume to Olivia Caskey, Technical Recruiter, via . Register to receive job alerts that match your criteria from Apex via Our Talent Network and contact me if you see one you’d like to pursue that you’re at least 80% qualified for!


Key Aspect of SOC Security Engineer:

  • Project Details: Configure, troubleshoot, and support security infrastructure devices, identity and define system security requirements. Design computer security architecture and develop detailed cyber security designs.
  • Tech Stacks: Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools. Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security


Requirements of SOC Security Engineer:

  • Proven work experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer or *nix/Windows server engineer
  • Experience in building and maintaining systems
  • Experience working in highly complex Information Technology environments (large company or government)
  • Experience in a system administration role supporting multiple platforms and applications 
  • Hands on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc.
  • Experience designing secure networks, systems and application architectures 
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
  • Ability to communicate network security issues to peers and management
  • Problem solving skills 


Pluses of SOC Security Engineer:

  • Ability to read and use the results of mobile code, malicious code, and anti-virus software 
  • Knowledge of disaster recovery, computer forensic tools, technologies and methods
  • Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods
  • Experience scripting in PowerShell, Bash, or Python
  • Experience planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures
  • Cyber Security Related Certification (CISSP, OSCP, CEH, SANS, etc.)
  • Platform Related Certification (MCSE, RHCE, etc.)
  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field

**NOTE: We can provide you technical training on any of the areas above**