Randstad Security Engineer I in San Francisco, California

Security Engineer I

job details:

  • location:San Francisco, CA

  • salary:$40 - $45.33 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:650525

job description

Security Engineer I

job summary:

This role is responsible for ongoing security configuration management and administration for endpoint security tooling across a multi-platform (Mac/Linux/Windows) environment.

This individual will also be called on to execute a broad range of security related tasks that protect various business applications and systems.

location: San Francisco, California

job type: Contract

salary: $40.00 - 45.33 per hour

work hours: 9am to 6pm

education: Bachelors


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Handle endpoint security tool related requests for internal customers, including configuration changes

  • Monitor and respond to internal security questions and inquiries as it relates to endpoint security tools across Mac, Linux and Windows endpoint systems

  • Assist Security and IT teams with reporting on computer account activity and resource use

  • Recommend enhancements to Enterprise Security procedures and identify process improvement opportunities

  • Develop run books and documentation around use cases encountered when managing endpoint security tools


  • Bachelor's degree

  • Information Security training or certification(s) a plus

  • Minimum one-year experience in a security focused role

skills: Required skills and qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Understanding of basic information security concepts and ability to following Information Security policies, standards, and procedures

  • Respond professionally to customers, teammates and business partners

  • Self-starter with the ability to work collaboratively with global cross-functional teams; Primary time zones Eastern and Pacific US

  • Excellent organization, problem solving and time management skills and attention to detail. Must be able to work on multiple tasks concurrently and re-prioritize work independently as needed

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Information Security training or certification(s) a plus

  • Minimum one-year experience in a security focused role

  • Bonus Points:

  • Python and scripting experience

  • Experiencing using security tooling APIs ad integrating with Security automation and orchestration platforms

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.