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Senior Cyber Security Engineer - EndPoint Protection

Chicago, Illinois
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
This is a perfect opportunity for the right person to become a key part of a team of cybersecurity professionals that are executing a pivotal role in protecting and defending the nation's critical infrastructure. The Senior Cyber Defense Engineer will create, implement, and subsequently mature and support Cyber Defense solutions for CME's EndPoint (e.g. Laptops, Tablets, Cellular/Smart Phones, Servers, Virtual environments, SASE, SaaS, etc.) discipline within CyberDefense Engineering - Global Information Security. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for an individual who is looking for an opportunity in the CyberDefense arena and wishes to grow within an organization.
Position Responsibilities
  • Create and Execute Cyber Defense solutions as directed by Cyber Defense management and in accordance with CME's Cyber Defense Roadmap
  • Manage projects according to project plans with a keen eye to objective delivery, cost adherence and minimizing risk
  • Participate in the creation and execution of a rolling 18-24 month plan/roadmap, gain approval for said plan and execute said plan in accordance with Cyber Defense Service Lifecycle (CDSL), a.k.a ITIL v3-2011 Service Principles
  • Maintain acute industry awareness of the Cyber Defense Product Landscape, emerging and rising threats and the latest/newest protocols/techniques/evolution in Cyber Security/Cyber Defense
  • Create complete Service Designs including, but not limited to, Technical Requirement Documents, Proof of Concept use cases, Technology Engineering Documents, Service Operations Guides, etc.
  • Perform Service Transition to requisite Service Operations organizations and Service Consumers

Position Requirements
  • 7+ years in IT Engineering and\or Cyber Security Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years of networking experiencing
  • Solid working knowledge of ITIL (ITIL Certification preferred)
  • A good understanding of Industry Security standards (ie: ISO27001/2, NIST Cyber Security Framework, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge in Linux, Microsoft Operating Systems, Active Directory, Networking Technologies (e.g. SSL-VPN, MDM, etc.), EndPoint Management and Administration (e.g. Active Directory, MDM, Anti-virus/Anti-Malware, Patch Management, Encryption, Vulnerability Management, etc.)
  • Expert knowledge with Endpoint AV, EDR & SASE / SSE solutions
  • Strong knowledge of proxies and secure web gateways
  • Strong knowledge of web application architecture
  • Experience with software defined infrastructure, CI/CD, terraform
  • Strong knowledge of scripting (shell, powershell, python, ruby, CHEF / Ansible, etc.)
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills; must build strong relationships with partners
  • Proven execution capabilities
  • Willingness to creatively ensure mission success
  • Ability to work under pressure, owning and meeting critical deadlines

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  • Job Reference: 707285620-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: CME
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent