IT Security Engineer

Coyote Logistics - Chicago, IL3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $89,000 - $120,000 a year
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The Coyote Information Security Team has an opening for an IT Security Engineer . This role is responsible for expanding Coyote’s information security program through the implementation of technical and process controls. The Coyote Information Security team is also responsible for threat and vulnerability management, incident response, solution review, and risk management.

Daily Tasks & Responsibilities

Offer security architecture guidance for IT infrastructure and applications.
Ability to work with both technical and business teams for requirements gathering.
Performs detailed analysis to identify IT security impacts or considerations and translates into secure, viable technical solutions.
Review, prioritize, analyze, and correlate threat data and implement mitigating controls.
Deliver reports and assessments to senior management, facilitating understanding of cyber threats relevant to the organization.
Research, recommend, evaluate and assist in implementing corporate infrastructure security solutions.
Ensures the integrity and protection of networks, systems, and applications by technical enforcement of organizational security policies.
Work to continually improve the tools, processes, documentation, and systems utilized within the organization.
Assist with internal audit initiatives for IT processes and systems to evaluate the adequacy and appropriateness of IT controls.
Regularly collaborate with IT Compliance and Audit to remediate findings and mitigate risk.
Ability to work both independently and with internal teams in a project oriented environment.
Essential Skills, Characteristics, & Experience

At least 3-5 year of enterprise IT security engineering experience
The ability to manage information security projects independently and as a team leader.
Endpoint security expertise
Risk and vulnerability assessments
Network security
System patching and hardening
Valued Skills & Experience

CISSP, OCP, or equivalent certification
Experience supporting and maintaining Windows environments
Identity Management
Experience with Cylance, Rapid 7, Proofpoint, Secret Server, Ping, RSA or other and other industry standard security tools
Experience with Check Point firewalls
Why Coyote?

Onsite training & ongoing career development
Competitive base salary
Comprehensive benefits package
Great perks like onsite haircuts, massages, and intramural sports
Significant advancement opportunities for outstanding performers
Casual dress and company lunch
Coyote is an at-will employer.