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Title: Sr. Information Security Engineer

Location: Denver CO

Duration: 9 Months

Job Description


OIT is seeking an experienced security engineer, technical analyst to assist in defining and implementing technical and security related projects that support the operation and maintenance of the Colorado Benefits Management System, PEAK and associated systems. There is a potential future opportunity to move into a permanent state position as a security engineer/analyst.


Primary job duties include the following:

Implement and participate in designing solutions to address security and operational improvements for two key systems, Colorado Benefits Management System (hosted in AWS and Salesforce) and PEAK (Salesforce)
Manage Palo Alto firewall devices and implement rule changes primarily in support of systems hosted in AWS, Salesforce, and state data centers.
Work with vendor security and development staff on controls and procedures to align with policies.
Assist with implementing automated configuration management and reviewing tickets/requests for configuration changes
Interact with the agency program staff on security reporting and security plan maintenance.
Participate in the definition and implementation of projects to upgrade the systems and infrastructure to comply with revised standards for security and privacy, including MARS E v 2.0 for CMS and publication 1075 for IRS and management of FTI data

Minimum Requirements:

Clear Communicator (written and verbal)
Firewall device management, Palo Alto preferred
Experienced with using common business applications; such as, Google Docs, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Microsoft Project
Technical or system administrator experience in a Linux/Red Hat environment
Working knowledge of network management
Strong analytical and research skills using the Internet and other tools
Strong verbal communication skills and ability to facilitate a technical discussion or meeting
Understanding of data governance, including the security requirements for PII, FTI, and PHI.
Must be able to work independently and be proactive in reaching for information
Must be comfortable in an environment with change and many concurrent projects

Desired Experience:

Understanding of a government environment and data governance
Experience in the application of commonly accepted concepts and practices specific to the secure design and development of technical documents
Salesforce and AWS hosting
SPLUNK or other SIEM experience

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