Cyber Security Engineer

Brentwood, United States of America

Job title: Cyber Security Engineer 

Job location: Brentwood, TN 37027

Work setting: Hybrid work schedule / full-remote for stellar candidates that live outside the Brentwood/Nashville area.

Salary Range: $100,000 - $125,000 + 10% target bonus

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, PTO, paid holidays, 401k with match up to 5%, company paid short-term disability, long-term disability, company paid life insurance equal to their salary.

Education / Certifications:   Bachelor’s degree required in Computer Science or related field.

Required Experience: 3+ years’ experience in cyber security/information technology security operations

Preferred Experience: Cyber compliance, vulnerability scans, incident response and management, Splunk experience, CEH, CISSP, or SSCP certification preferred.

 

About Us: 

We are the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services and residential and non-residential transition centers. We provide effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals for success. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, We operate in more than 70 security facilities nationwide and over 50 community residential and non- residential centers.


Responsibilities:  

  • The Cyber Security Engineer is responsible for cyber security assessment, continuous monitoring, vulnerability and penetration testing activities to support the our NIST 800-53 program. Detects security threats, conducts detailed and comprehensive investigations and drives issues to remediation and closure.
  • Investigates incidents, provides resolution, or makes recommendations for corrective action or enhancement to security systems and controls as needed. Stays current on emerging vulnerability and threat trends and correlates these threats against our systems and data under NIST 800-53 guidelines. Performs assignments involving cyber security governance, policy, and process review/redesigns across the IT enterprise.
  • Detects and responds to advanced threats, actor techniques, anomalous or suspicious activity to identify potential and active risks to systems and data.
  • Collaborates on security issues related to systems and workflows ensuring internal security controls for business operations are in place and adhere to applicable InfoSec regulations.
  • Follows and adheres to defined processes, policies and change-management procedures.


Requirements: 

  • Graduate from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field is required.
  • Three years of work experience in information technology security operations, working with various system logs and security tools to detect and resolve security threats is required. Additional years of related work experience may be substituted for the education requirement on a year-for-year basis.
  • CEH, CISSP, or SSCP certification preferred.


 

 

 


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