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Responsible for working with network administrators, system administrators, developers, business managers, and end users to manage the security of the IT environment. The IT Security Engineer must stay abreast of evolving security issues and ensure the appropriate preventive and detective measures are in place. This role requires the ability to maintain the confidentiality of sensitive information. The role will oscillate, as needed, between supporting daily operational tasks (i.e. logs review, account management, AV threat management, etc.) and enterprise wide projects while keeping an eye toward reaching management goals for the organization-wide policies based on industry best practices. The role will require ongoing team building as well as information security administration.
This job description represents an overview of the responsibilities for the above referenced position. It is not intended to represent a comprehensive list of responsibilities. An associate should perform all duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.
Education and Experience
Associate Degree in the field of Computer Science preferred. Minimum of 5 or more years of progressive experience in IT engineering.
Certifications, Licenses, and Other Special Requirements
Uses limited independent judgment to make decisions based on precedents and established guidelines. Solves problems using standard procedures and precedents. Knows when to refer issues to supervisor and when to handle them personally.
Knowledge and Skills
Has a working knowledge of a skill or discipline that requires basic analytic ability. Has an overall understanding of the work environment and process. Has working knowledge of the organization. Well-rounded understanding of technology, operations and key business processes. Strong knowledge of hardware, software, database, operating system and networking technologies. Track record demonstrating maturity and responsibility with an ability to work with confidential situations. Strong problem solving and analytical capabilities. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Physical Demands and Working Conditions
Brookdale is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.