Cyber Security Engineer

  • Location
    Chandler, Arizona
  • Category:
    IT - IT
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 95000 - $ 125000

Sr. Engineer I-IT Security in Chandler AZ

Parker+Lynch is currently conducting a direct hire search for an Engineer IT Security in Chandler, AZ. Our client is seeking an experienced engineer to join their stable, growing company!

Responsibilities for Sr. Engineer IT security Job:

The Sr Engineer I will manage company wide information security activities and continuously improve the overall security posture to meet the challenges of evolving threats. The Sr Engineer I will manage and respond to high severity incidents, act as a technical expert for the IS personnel on the front line and perform security monitoring / incident response functions as a critical escalation point. The individual reports to the IT Security Manager.

  • Act as an escalation point for incident response cases and help mentor entry level security analysts in re-enforcing weekly and monthly trainings.  
  • Assist with the monitoring of current security policies, standards and processes that encompass all of Microchip and include areas such as network security, application security, data security, and privacy.
  • Review potential security events and incidents utilizing (SIEM technology). Identify and investigate events and review tier one analyst cases for escalation.
  • Aid in the creation and monitoring of IOCs / Dashboards of high priority campaigns.
  • Aid in working with other IS teams in the remediation of compromised systems.
  • Perform general OSINT gathering processes and apply current security intelligence to proactive investigations.
  • Analyze security events via firewall logs, DNS logs, AV logs

    Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering. ?
  • Fundamental knowledge in networking and Internet protocols such as TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP/S, packet capturing, switching, routing, DMZ and firewall configurations.
  • Solid working knowledge of Windows and Linux; advanced command-line usage is desirable.
  • Understanding of network and host-based intrusion detection system (alerts and analysis).
  • Knowledge of memory / file system forensics for both Windows and Linux systems a plus.
  • Experience with SLA environments a plus
  • Security Incident and Event Monitoring (SIEM) experience a plus
  • Experience in IT/systems and network administration; including both Linux and Windows.
  • A deep understanding of the common network and software security vulnerabilities.
  • Ability to analyze root causes and deliver strategic recommendations for mitigation.
  • Programming and/or scripting languages Python, Java, js, HTML, PHP, bash, and RegEx a plus.
  • Familiar with analyzing pcap data for intrusions and/or malware analysis.
  • Network Certification such as CCNA a plus.
  • Ideal Candidates should have an industry security certification, such as Comptia S+, EC-Council CEH, or GIAC Certifications

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