Job Description :
Security Engineer
Location - St. Louis, MO 
Contract to hire
 
Evaluates, designs, maintains, and upgrades hardware and software to provide security services to all client associates and clients worldwide.
Designs, implements, and maintains firewall policies, under limited supervision.
Utilizes various security services to monitor systems and programs and performs internal and external security scanning.
Performs log analysis: IDS/Traffic, server/host, application.
Monitors network traffic and attached devices for anomalous behavior.
Leads internal team projects to maintain security infrastructure; mentors less experienced associates.
Provides security consulting expertise to project teams for enterprise implementations.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Requirements 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Required:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience5+ years’ experience in information systemsPreferred:
Master’s degree and/or LOMA certification
SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Required:
Advanced knowledge of firewalls, security designs, and maintenance/expansion of secure network environmentAdvanced oral and written communication skills demonstrating ability to share and impart knowledge
Ability to quickly adapt to new methods, work under tight deadlines and stressful conditionsAdvanced investigative, analytical and problem solving skills
Advanced ability to set goals and handle multiple tasks, clients, and projects simultaneouslyAbility to appropriately balance priorities, deadlines, and deliverables
Ability to work well within a team environment and participate in department/team projects
Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives
Advanced ability to translate business needs and problems into viable/accepted solutions
Advanced skills in customer relationship management and change management
Ability to manage multiple projects or teams and set applicable goals
Advanced negotiating and persuasion skills
Ability to liaise with individuals across a wide variety of operational, functional, and technical disciplinesGeneral business knowledge
Preferred:
6+ years’ experienceInsurance industry knowledge
Technical Requirements:
IDS / IPS analysisPKISIEM technology
Network and client / server technologies and standards
Malware prevention and remediation
Remote access solutions and technologies
Preferred Experience:Microsoft Certificate AuthorityAWS / Azure Cloud Experience
Virtualization technology
Experience within a global enterprise
Routing protocols
Privileged Access Management