Location: Gleneagle, CO
Description: Our client is currently seeking a IT Network Engineer
About the company: Colorado's Largest Credit Union - Founded in 1957, Ent Credit Union is a different kind of financial institution, committed to improving members' financial quality of life and returningB value through better rates, lower fees and dividends. As Colorado's leading credit union, Ent has more than $7.0 billion in assets, more than 400,000 members and more than 45 convenient service center locations along the Front Range. Forbes' "Best-In-State Credit Unions" survey ranked Ent #1 in the state of Colorado for 3 consecutive years. As a not-for-profit, community-chartered credit union, Ent's membership is open to businesses and individuals who live, work, worship or attend school in Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, El Paso, Elbert, Fremont, Jefferson, Larimer, Pueblo, Teller and Weld counties. Ent is an Equal Housing and Equal Opportunity Lender, federally insured by the NCUA. Job Description The IT Security Engineer supports the Vice President of Information Security, IT departments, and Risk Management by researching technologies, remediating security vulnerabilities, oversight of system patching, and conducting security oversight functions. The IT Security Engineer is responsible for understanding a variety of technologies in place at Ent, as well as the regulations and guidelines which drive security requirements for the organization
•Provides support and expertise to projects that require security expertise. Typically consults to project teams addressing projects of moderate size and complexity and where the security issues are clearly evident and can be addressed using various approaches.
•Analyzes, monitors and acts on information from enterprise security tools.
•Begins to propose ideas and contribute to the development of security solutions.
•Diagnoses security issues that may involve extensive analysis. Recommends resolutions to management.
•Researches opportunities to improve IT security architecture. Effectively contributes to the development of controls and processes improving information security services.
•May provide security expertise across multiple technical platforms.
•Provides network related (routing/switching) troubleshooting and escalation support.
•Provides next gen Firewall troubleshooting and escalation support.
•Prepares the analysis and reporting of security activities to management.
•Provides technical guidance to more junior staff.
Minimum formal education required for this position: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or similar Each year of relevant work experience may be exchanged for a year in a relevant degree program or vice versa. For example, a requirement of "Knowledge Consistent with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and 2+ years' of accounting experience" could be substituted for a High School Diploma and 6 years of relevant accounting work experience or a Master's Degree in Accounting and 0 years of work experience.
Minimum work experience:
5+ years' related IT experience
3+ years' of security related administration (Preferred)
2+ years' financial industry security related administration (Preferred)
Technical or specialized knowledge/skills:
•Possesses a strong working knowledge of security principles, policies, tools and procedures along with an understanding of the overall technical architecture of the organization.
•Possesses a strong working knowledge of next gen firewall technologies (CheckPoint or Palo Alto)
•Possesses a strong working knowledge of Cisco Routing/Switching technologies
•Demonstrates some breadth of knowledge in security with strong understanding in at least one security platform or technology.
•Maintains strong working knowledge of various business areas and the security applications that support it.
•Can assess the tradeoffs between business needs, technology requirements and costs.
•Strong communication skills (written, verbal, and listening).
•Demonstrated knowledge of data standards (both data exchange and storage).
•Proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project, and Visio.
Certifications preferred: CISSP, SSCP
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