03 Jul
Senior Security Engineer
Massachusetts, Waltham , 02454 Waltham USA

Amtex Systems Inc is an information technology and talent solutions company offering talent and BI consulting to the companies in US for over 20 years. Our solutions are designed to fill resource gaps, by providing the right candidates who deliver value to the organization. Our propensity to nurture and build strong relationships with our clients helps us better understand their business demands and gives us the ability to provide services that are on time and rise above the rest. Title: Sr. Security Engineer Location: Atlanta, GA OR Waltham, MA (must be local to either Waltham, MA or Atlanta, GA to go onsite in a hybrid model) Openings: 2 Duration: 6 month contract to hire Important Skills Technical Splunk, ansible, terraform, AWS Soft Strong communication, able to work with various teams and technical or non-technical employees

  • A working knowledge of AWS cloud.
  • Experience in a Splunk engineering role supporting SOC or NOC environments
  • Automation mindset and experience (CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Python)
  • At least 3 Years of experience working in a Linux environment
  • Self-starter with the ability to independently prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
Must Have:
  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree
  • A working knowledge of AWS cloud.
  • Experience in a Splunk engineering role supporting SOC or NOC environments
  • Automation mindset and experience (CloudFormation, Terraform, Ansible, Python)
  • At least 3 Years of experience working in a Linux environment
  • Practical knowledge and experience with GIT
  • Ability and familiarity with Change & Configuration Management in an enterprise environment
  • Technical understanding of a range of enterprise IT infrastructure and engineering for private, public and hybrid cloud models including web applications, databases, operating systems, servers and networking technologies
  • Experience with a range of security technologies, processes and tooling around vulnerability management, patch management, firewalling, networking including IAM, EDR Case Management, DLP, ETC
  • Strong problem-solving abilities with an analytic and qualitative eye for reasoning under pressure
  • Self-starter with the ability to independently prioritize and complete multiple tasks with little to no supervision
  • Ability to script in one more of the following computer languages Python, Bash, or Powershell
  • Ability to create and maintain high-quality documentation (procedures, process diagrams, learning material)
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, coordinate, and work well under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Excellent interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with Agile principle and concepts
  • Higher Splunk certifications preferred, such as Splunk Certified Architect Certification
  • AWS and AZURE cloud certifications also preferred.
  • Experience in Container & Kubernetes workloads is a plus
WHAT YOU'LL DO
  • As a Security Engineer, you will be responsible for providing engineering and administration in supporting a number of security tools used by the SOC.
    • These tools include but not limited to a SIEM, Endpoint protection solutions, Vulnerability management solution and a case management solution.
  • As a Security Engineer, you're expected to be proficient with recognizing and onboarding new data sources into Splunk, analyzing the data for anomalies and trends, and building dashboards highlighting the key trends of the data. You'll need to be proficient within a Linux environment, editing and maintaining Splunk configuration files and apps.
  • Daily operations will include securing CI/CD pipelines, securely engineering infrastructure as code deployments and configuring API security solutions on-demand across multiple McKinsey platforms. As a key component of SecDevOps within the entire firm, you will help define cloud secure frameworks, secure deployments based on cloud security standards and manage both go-to-market and internally developed security solutions.
  • You will design, develop, and manage a secure infrastructure leveraging cloud-native and thirdparty security technologies. You will also be responsible for the maintenance of existing Cloud security operational tasks and the continuous development of new security processes. Key to your role is ensuring that policies, controls, and solutions are continually monitored and improved in response to new threats and business operations. You will implement and maintain information security solutions to support multiple cyber security frames such as NIST CSF, CIS, CSA, ISO27001, etc.
  • You will also work closely with Security analysts with whom you will be required to interact regularly to gather requirements, perform troubleshooting, finetuning and provide assistance with the tools where needed. You will also be required to interact with management regularly.
  • Integrate tools for information exchange where applicable.
  • Maintain security alerts; constantly fine tune, manage exceptions, and review detections to improve security detections.
  • Collaborate closely with internal and external auditors to measure security compliance of security tools for protection coverage.
  • You'll be expected to continue learning and improving your security engineering skills to match the current technical security challenges and innovations.
  • Perform product evaluations and compare security tools against business requirements.
WHO YOU'LL WORK WITH
  • The SOC is a 24/7 organization with teams in different geographical zones to ensure continuous operations and coverage of security monitoring, detection, and response.
  • You will work in our Waltham, MA or Atlanta, GA office as part of the Security Operations Center and collaborate with fellow security engineers, analysts, and other IT security specialists.
  • The Security Operations Center (SOC) is McKinsey and Company's internal security monitoring, detection, and response organization tasked with the detection and response to cyber threats to McKinsey & Company.


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