Information and Data are some of the most important organizational assets in today’s businesses. As a Security Consultant, you will be a key advisor for IBM’s clients, analyzing business requirements to design and implement the best security solutions for their needs. You will apply your technical skills to find the balance between enabling and securing the client's organization with the cognitive solutions that are making IBM the fastest growing enterprise security business in the world.
**Your Role and Responsibilities**
The Security Tools Engineer will be responsible for the configuration, implementation, and administration of security tools for a U.S. Federal client managed by IBM.
+ You will configure, deploy, and manage security tools in compliance with Federal requirements while also ensuring continued compliance for all devices.
+ Work with the security operations center team to ensure security devices/tools are configured properly to monitor, tracked, and analyze networks/systems for potential security violations while also assisting in all such potential incidents.
+ Also provide information security subject matter expertise throughout the tasking and translate security requirements into technical designs/solutions.
+ IBM is hiring these positions to be located at our Rocket Center, West Virginia (near Cumberland, MD) OR Boulder,CO offices.
+ United States Citizenship, relocation to the Rocket Center or Boulder area, and the ability to obtain and maintain a clearance are required.
The Public Service Sector consulting practice is a trusted advisor to federal, state and local governments, partnering to meet challenges and responding quickly to citizen demands, business needs, new economic conditions, and changing legislative priorities and policies.
**Required Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ Security Information Event Management (SIEM) Tool administration and reporting – 2 Years Experience
+ Endpoint Protection administration and reporting –2 Years Experience
+ Vulnerability Assessment Tool management and reporting – 2 Years experience
+ Security Certification such as Security+, CEH, or CISSP
+ Strong systems, networking, process and people skills
+ Ability to obtain and maintain Public Trust Clearance-not required day 1
**Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise**
+ QRadar administration/monitoring – 1 Year
+ Trend Micro – 1 Year
+ ACAS Security Center Vulnerability Scan Tools – 1 Year
**About Business Unit**
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
**Your Life @ IBM**
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**Being You @ IBM**
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