Job Description: Security Engineer

    Job Description: Security Engineer

    A security engineer needs a working knowledge of encryption, DNS, threat modeling and other security-centric technologies. This sample job description will help you evaluate candidates for this key hire.

    This IT Download is a typical job description for a Security Engineer.

    Typical experience sets for a security engineer include:

    • Experience and expertise with ethical hacking, firewall and intrusion detection/prevention technologies, secure coding practices and threat modeling
    • Must have solid working experience and knowledge of Windows and Unix/Linux operating systems
    • Experience in designing secure network architectures, virtualization technologies, MySQL/MSSQL database platforms, identity and access management principles, application security, encryption technologies, DNS, SOA and web applications
    • Experience with DotDefender, TippingPoint, Sophos and PCI compliance a plus
    • Strong process and procedure ownership experience for system audits
    • 4 – 6 years of experience in network, server or application security positions

    The attached Zip file includes:

    • Intro Page.doc
    • Security Engineer.doc

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