• Security Engineer I

    Location US-TX-Fort Worth
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/3/2018 12:41 PM)
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  • Overview

    Elbit Systems of America is a leading provider of high performance products, system solutions, and support services focusing on the defense, homeland security, commercial aviation, and medical instrumentation markets. With facilities throughout the United States, Elbit Systems of America is dedicated to supporting those who contribute daily to the safety and security of the United States. Elbit Systems of America, LLC is wholly owned by Elbit Systems Ltd. (NASDAQ: ESLT and TASE: ESLT), a global high technology company engaged in a wide range of programs for innovative defense and commercial applications. For additional information, visit: www.elbitsystems-us.com or follow us on Twitter


    The Information Security Engineer I is a member of the Information Security Team and reports directly to the Chief Information Security Officer. This position will work closely with other members of the team to assist in the development and implementation of a comprehensive information security program. The position will also perform a combination of security design and implementation work, as well as security testing, incident response, and integration of new products or enhancements with current products. This positon is responsible for the support of the production environment and will work with the IT department and the business to configure and deploy technical controls that meet specific security requirements.


    Responsibilities & Tasks:


    • Responsible for configuration and maintenance of security tools, including but not limited to: antivirus, endpoint encryption, log monitoring, intrusion detection/prevention, firewall, vulnerability management, SFTP, and data loss prevention (DLP) solutions.
    • Identify relevant audit log sources and configure logging between the source and SIEM solution.
    • Write, test, and implement log monitoring correlation rules in the SIEM solution.
    • Work with and coordinate appropriate IT staff to implement security solutions.
    • Create, document, and implement security baseline configuration settings for systems in the enterprise.
    • Provide security evaluation and configuration of remote access management solutions.
    • Identify security requirements for the InfoSec organization and the business, based on need.
    • Develop or leverage technology to automate security monitoring.
    • Assist with technical reviews in the security certification process and make recommendations to the CISO for approval.
    • Develop and maintain documentation to support ongoing security system operations, maintenance, and specific problem resolution.
    • Provide technical reviews for risk and vulnerability assessments, incident response, and change requests.
    • Provide technical security review of security assessment checklists in the vendor and subcontractor review process.
    • Support, monitor, test, and troubleshoot security hardware and software problems.
    • Regularly monitor and conducts technical tests of Information Assurance security controls.
    • In coordination with the IT department, test, deploy, and implement patches to vulnerabilities on security-related hardware and software.
    • Research, evaluate, and recommend information-security-related hardware and software, including developing business cases for security investments.
    • Establish and maintain processes and models to discover and remedy security incidents detected by network security appliances.
    • Work with Security Analysts to conduct malware and forensic analysis and remediation.
    • Assist with authoring and maintain the Electronic Communications Plan (ECP) to better meet business needs while ensuring compliance to governing agencies.


    • 1-3 years experience preferred
    • CompTIA Security+, GSEC, SCNP or SSCP preferred
    • Must understand and be able to apply system security design processes, defense-in-depth, system integration, intrusion prevention/detection, and certification & accreditation processes
    • Working knowledge of National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) security framework
    • Must have the ability to analyze systems/network security architecture and report findings
    • Ability to conduct research into IT security issues and products
    • Full working knowledge of Windows, UNIX, and LINUX operating systems
    • Understanding of TCP/IP and other network protocols
    • General programming/scripting capabilities (Python, STIX/TAXI, REGEX, YARA)


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