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Bankers Trust Systems Security Engineer II in Des Moines, Iowa

Systems Security Engineer II


Des Moines, IA

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Job Brief

Administer, support, and monitor network security tools and services.

Job Summary:

The Systems Security Engineer II will administer, support, and monitor network security tools and services. The position will develop and maintain documentation important to the security program, assess network risk and suggest appropriate actions, and participate in the development of hardware/software/network procedures and guidelines that support information security policies.

Primary Functions and/or Responsibilities:

• Possess understanding of all aspects of computer, network and physical security with the ability to learn/support network security tools and services

• Develop a deep understanding of the network infrastructure, systems, and tools to improve security strategies relative to the vison of the business while meeting compliance obligations

• Implements security systems by specifying intrusion detection methodologies and equipment; directing equipment and software installation and calibration; preparing preventive and reactive measures; creating, transmitting, and maintaining keys; providing technical support; completing documentation

• Investigates intrusion detections, malware, file propagation and any other form of malicious activity on the network

• Maintain and improve security policies to reflect industry best practices and compliance obligations

• Develops and maintains documentation critical to operating and executing the security program using tools such as visio and office

• Analyze security incidents using research and forensic techniques

• Administers and monitors network security equipment and systems including but not limited to Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Security Incident and Event Monitoring (SIEM), anti-virus/anti-malware, application whitelisting, web and email security, Identity Access Management (IAM), Mobile Access Management, firewall, Intrusion Prevention Systems (IPS), Encryption, Virtual Private Networks (VPN), and other systems critical to the security of the corporate network

• Continually develops security skills and competencies

• Prepares specifications for system changes

• Adheres to existing disciplines in place for software/application change control processes in order to meet both regulatory and business requirements

• Provide superior customer service to all employees at multiple locations

• Meet with auditors and compliance officers as needed to represent security

• Collaborate with IT to coordinate projects and resources

• Works on multiple projects simultaneously and has the ability to multi-task and control project deliverables and expectations

• Other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience:

• 4 year degree in Computer Science or equivalent

• 5+ years of experience in network and/or systems management with a focus on information security

• Or a combination of education and experience

• Certified in a Technology Industry certification related to Cybersecurity, such as, but not limited to, Security+, CEH, GSEC, OSCP and CISSP

Specific Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:

• Ability to learn quickly and adapt to change

• Positive attitude

• Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

• Analytical and problem solving skills

• Strong attention to detail

• Strong customer service skills

• Excellent communication skills (written and/or oral)

• Strong organizational and planning skills

• Ability to work independently and use independent judgment

• Ability to multi-task