IT Security Engineer Staff

Location: Detroit, MI (48228)
Company: QTC Management, Inc.
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: Today

QTC is seeking a IT Security Engineer Staff in our San Dimas, CA office. This position is open to remote.

At QTC, the nation's largest provider of disability and occupational health examination services, we are PASSIONATE about our country's veterans, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference.

We offer meaningful and engaging careers to support you and your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance, and we are proud to provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains the best talent:

  • Competitive compensation and quarterly bonuses
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • A 50% company match of your pre- and post-tax contributions up to 6% of your salary, including immediate vesting of company contributions
  • Generous paid time off (minimum of 14 days/year), as well as 9 paid holidays
  • Access to flexible benefits, including health and wellness programs, long and short term disability, an employee assistance program, employee referral bonuses, credit union access and flexible spending accounts
  • An inclusive and ethical work place

Job Summary:

Reporting to the Manager of IT Infrastructure, the IT Security Engineer, Staff is responsible for the administering and enhancing the QTC's IT Security Plan, covering applications and databases, and participating in enterprise systems security administration. The position is responsible for developing, delivering, and continuously enhancing IT security policies and practices, and helping with the training of QTC employees and contractors on IT security protocols. The position will help establish effective IT security for the company and support any technology-related initiatives enhancing QTC's IT security roadmap.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Monitor the organization's networks and systems for security breaches or intrusions; develop and/or activate contingency planning in the event of a security breach to minimize severity of the external attack and enable the return to normal IT operations

Configuring and maintaining vulnerability and compliance scanning tools - including patch management to determine what systems to scan - including schedule

Conduct root cause analysis to identify gaps in IT security and make recommendations that ultimately remediate risk

Providing a systematic, disciplined approach to the analysis of operational business and governance processes to conform to standards and regulations

Evaluates the design and effectiveness of IT controls based upon industry best-practice models (eg COBIT, ITIL, FISMA, NIST, OMB, etc.) in accordance with compliance requirements

Design and implement the IT Security Plan; establish practices and protocols to ensure a robust technology framework for the company; develop policy, programs, and guidelines for implementation

Plan, design, and implement security-related technologies for establishing QTC's IT security effort (eg software, firewall, data encryption, etc.); may test networks for vulnerabilities

Analyze existing IT security strategies, roadmaps, and implementation plans; advise customers on solutions to maintain and/or improve QTC's IT security profile

Good understanding of SIEMs and similar technologies to audit for unauthorized access attempts or other information security violations

Review new and existing system configurations for compliance with security standards and best practices

Assess organizational progress towards IT security goals and objectives; partner with organizational leadership to develop and/or modify strategies and plans utilizing IT resources

Conduct analysis of solutions and/or alternatives in response to customer requirements

Collaborate with Leidos counterparts to proactively evaluate and/or reposition IT security measures to counter external threats

May assist in ensuring new and existing products conform to information security policies, standards, and best practices

May mentor and/or train other IT staff supporting IT security projects and initiatives

Other projects and duties as assigned


Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Ability to switch between priorities quickly without affecting quality or performance

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

Superior customer service skills

Ability to work with minimal supervision

Knowledge of information assurance principles and their application

Knowledge of enterprise and network security concepts and solutions such as but not limited to: SIEM, Nessus, AD/GPO, Patch Management, Endpoint Detection/Response

Ability to work with others to solve challenging technical problems

Ability to lead projects and maintenance activities across QTC's disbursed networks and facilities

Ability to stay abreast of IT Security trends and issues, as applicable to QTC IT Security Plan

Education and/or Experience: (includes certificate & licenses)

Bachelor's degree from an accredited college in Business, Computer Science, Information Security; or equivalent work experience/combined education

10 to 14 years of relevant professional experience

Demonstrated IT security systems and administration experience

Industry Certifications from Cisco, Juniper, Arista, Aruba, Palo Alto Networks a plus

IT Security Certification such as CISSP, CEH, CISM, CISA a plus

Must be able to successfully pass National Agency Check with Inquiries (NACI) background investigation

This position has multiple levels; candidates will be leveled in based on years of experience at time of hire

This job description supersedes all prior job descriptions and is intended to describe the general content and essential requirements for the position listed above. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of requirements, duties and responsibilities. Management reserves the right to add or change the duties of this position as required at any time.

QTC Management Inc. is a VEVRAA Federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company has an ongoing commitment to affirmative action and the creation of a workplace free of discrimination, harassment and retaliation. The company recruits, hires, trains, and promotes individuals in all job titles without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, people with disabilities protected under law, and protected veteran status.

Experience Preferred
  • 10 - 14 years: Relevant professional experience
Education Preferred
  • Bachelors or better
Skills Preferred
  • Verbal Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Organization
  • Interpersonal
  • Forecasting
  • Diversity Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Computer Literacy
  • Collaboration
  • Analytical
Behaviors Preferred
  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
  • Thought Provoking: Capable of making others think deeply on a subject
  • Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject
  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Motivations Preferred
  • Goal Completion: Inspired to perform well by the completion of tasks
  • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility
  • Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals
  • Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Web Reference : AJF/374977497-202
Posted Date : Thu, 30 Jun 2022

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