Information Security Engineer

Deadline: 30 June 2019

Employment term: Permanent

Category: IT security/Networks

Job type: Full time

Location: Yerevan

Job description:

Digitain is looking for qualified candidate to fill the position of Information Security Engineer.

Job responsibilities

Develop Information Security Plans and Policies

Information Security Engineers help plan and carry out an organization’s information security strategy. They develop a set of security standards and best practices for the organization, and recommend security enhancements to management as needed. They develop strategies to respond to and recover from a security breach. Information Security Engineers are also responsible for educating the workforce on information security through training and building awareness.

Implement Protections

Information Security Engineers install and use software, such as firewalls and data encryption programs, to protect organizations’ sensitive information. They also assist computer users with installation or processing of new security products and procedures.

Test for Vulnerabilities

An Information Security Engineer conducts periodic scans of networks to find any vulnerability. They also conduct penetration testing, in which they simulate an attack on the system to highlight or find any weaknesses that might be exploited by a malicious party.

Monitor for Security Breaches

Information Security Engineers must constantly monitor their organization’s networks and systems for security breaches or intrusions. They install software that helps to notify them of intrusions, and watch out for irregular system behavior.

Investigate Security Breaches

If a breach has occurred, the Information Security Engineer leads incident response activities to minimize the impact. Afterwards, they lead a technical and forensic investigation into how the breach happened and the extent of the damage. They prepare reports of their findings to be reported to management.

Required qualifications

  • Higher education in relevant field
  • Advanced knowledge of English language, good knowledge of Russian will be considered as a plus
  • Direct experience with anti-virus software, intrusion detection, firewalls and content filtering
  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods
  • Experience designing secure networks, systems and application architectures
  • Knowledge of disaster recovery, computer forensic tools, technologies and methods
  • Experience planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures
  • Professional experience in a system administration role supporting multiple platforms and applications
  • Ability to communicate network security issues to peers and management
  • Ability to read and use the results of mobile code, malicious code, and anti-virus software

Additional information

You can apply online via staff.am or follow the below application procedure.

Qualified candidates are welcomed to send their CV to: [email protected].
Please indicate “Information Security Engineer” in the subject line of the email.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview.

Please clearly mention that you have heard of this job opportunity on staff.am

Soft skills

Hard-working

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