Our client a leader in Maryland's cannabis industry is looking for a Microsoft Cloud Security Engineer who will be responsible for the implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of all corporate systems, both physical and cloud.
In this role, you will have primary responsibility for the organization's Identity and Access Management platform (Azure). This includes securing the diverse network from known and reasonably anticipated attacks while providing strategic recommendations and insight around architectural decisions as they relate to security, functionality, and value to the organization.
Additional areas under the purview of this role include, but are not limited to, patching, helpdesk, executive support, systems integration, multi-factor authentication, zero-trust security, and alignment of technological control capabilities with CIS 8.0, NIST, and HIPPA as applicable and practicable within the organization.
ESSENTIALDUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Secure existing physical and cloud assets
Design and implement Microsoft Cloud-based management and security solutions to consolidate command and control capabilities across the network through a consolidated interface
Project, configure, implement, and maintain all security platforms and any other related software, such as anti-virus, routers, Anti-SPAM, switches, intrusion detection or intrusion prevention, firewalls, cryptography systems, SIEM, and MDM
Maintain network security devices to enable pro-active defense of networks within a managed service SOC environment, providing protective monitoring to multiple commercial customers
Work under the direction of the Team Leader to maintain security devices and show practical experience in managing SIEM environments, firewalls, content filters, NIDS, proxy servers, HIPS, and packet capture devices
Develop and Implement security standards for systems and applications
Develop technical design and architecture for integration solutions
Provide technical support and training of an organization’s IT personnel to ensure high level of business performance
Create and implement backup, disaster recovery and business continuity plan and schedule bi-annual dress-rehearsals for all staff
Extensive technical know-how of security network devices (switches, antivirus, firewalls, cryptography, SIEM) and any other security networking hardware or software tools
Minimum, four years’ experience identifying threats and developing appropriate protection measures
Knowledge of Cisco/Meraki Firewalls and strong routing & switching experience is an added advantage
Knowledge of Microsoft Intune, Sentinel and best practices for securing cloud-based servers and applications
Reviewing system changes for security implications and recommending improvements
Excellent firsthand experience and knowledge implementing, configuring, integrating and supporting the network security with Checkpoint, F5 Load balancers, BigIP LTM, GTM, IPAM, Cisco ISE, Palo Alto, Juniper, BlueCoast security solutions, or Fortinet. (Not all are needed)