Job Description :
IDEALFORCE has a CONTRACT-TO-HIRE position available immediately for a Information Security Engineer to join our customer in Phoenix Arizona. This is an ONSITE position. Please find below additional details about this job. Kindly respond with your most up to date resume if you would like to pursue this opportunity.
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Responsibilities:
The Division of Arizona Strategic Enterprise & Technology (ASET) is looking for a highly-motivated individual to join our team as a Senior Information Security Engineer to play an essential role in protecting the confidentiality, integrity and availability of State of Arizona information and systems. The Senior Information Security Engineer ensures that the appropriate security controls, standards and procedures are in place and are properly configured to protect confidential information and systems used by the State from known and unknown internal or external threats. These threats include, but not limited to identity theft, data loss, data damage, unauthorized access and cyber-attacks. This position defends the State against attacks which disrupt, destroy, or threaten the delivery of essential services for the State.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES
-Considerable working knowledge of information security technologies; industry trends and best practices in the areas of information security protections, incident response, risk assessment, compliance and vulnerability management
-Considerable working knowledge of information security applied within large enterprise environments
-Considerable working knowledge of NIST, FIPS, ISO, PCI and HIPAA
-Working knowledge of information security controls and best practices applied to cloud solutions and large data center solutions
-Excellent customer services, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
-Excellent technical troubleshooting and problem solving skills
-Demonstrated ability to balance, prioritize and organize multiple tasks
-Demonstrated ability to develop and write technical documentation
-Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in teams and across organizations
-Special consideration will be given to candidates with previous experience in:
-Working knowledge of PKI solutions, Microsoft Certificate Services, Hardware Security Modules and cryptographic based protocols like PGP Universal, X.509, Kerberos, PGP, SSL/TLS and IPsec
-Consulting with business, project and technical leads on requirements for employing cryptographic capabilities and leveraging encryption services.

Licenses/Certifications: Proof of U.S. Citizen required
Must past State’s DPS background check and must provide proof of U.S. Citizenship.



Additional Information :

- "All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines".
- All candidates who are authorized to work in US are encouraged to apply.

THIRD PARTY CANDIDATES:
Email your candidate/s resume to joseph dot shelton at along with the following details: Rate, Current location and Availability

Disclaimer : The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.