IT Security Engineer

Employer
Sinclair Broadcast Group
Location
Cockeysville, MD
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Engineer, IT
Industry
Engineering, Security
Hours
Full Time
Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team! Sinclair Broadcast Group has a new and exciting opportunity as a IT Security Engineer. This position will sit in our corporate IT department in Hunt Valley, MD. Responsibilities include: Leadership & ExecutionTake ownership of personal and professional development and training needed to excelProvide mentorship to security team members to expand overall knowledge baseProvide input to policies and procedures that immediately reduce organizational information security risksHelp develop and refine procedures for responding to information security incidents OperationalMonitor the internal and external environment for emerging threats, and advise management of suggested courses of actionConduct routine security audit log reviews, and report any suspicious activitiesRespond to and investigate potential malware infections; provide input to improve the processPerform vulnerability scanning of infrastructure, applications, endpoints Requirements: Bachelor's or Master's degree in computer science, information systems, or related engineering field preferredMinimum of 5 years' professional experience in IT, with at least 2 years in Information SecurityWorking knowledge of security architecture technology solutions including SIEM, vulnerability scanning and management, anti-virus management, database monitoring, encryption, log analytics, IDS/IPS systems, and firewallsExperience configuring and managing SIEM systemsUnderstanding of IT systems - Wintel, Linux, Networking, etc.Experience with PowerShell scripting this includes writing and interpreting scripts to manage internally and externally hosted systemsMust be able to communicate in a clear, concise, professional oral or written mannerAbility to communicate security and risk-related concepts to managementStrong problem solving and decision making skillsExcellent interpersonal, communication and collaboration skills; team playerDemonstrated initiative, dependability and ability to be self-drivenCertification in any of the following, although not required, is a plus: CISSP, CEH, CCNA, Security+, GSEC Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace! *LI-SP1Required SkillsRequired ExperienceJob LocationCockeysville, MD