Previous Job
Security Operations Engineer
Ref No.: 18-00489
Category: Information Technology
Location: Santa Barbara, California
Position Type:Direct Placement
Job Classification:Network Engineer
Duration:Direct hire, permanent
Categories:Information Technology
Title: Security Operations Engineer
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Duration of Job: direct hire

What You'll Do:
Our client's InfoSec Team works to ensure the security of their systems, operations, and our customers. As a Security Operations Engineer you'll be a key player responsible for ensuring our operational environments have sufficient protections from security-based threats, visibility into where those protections may fail, and responding to any such incidents. In doing so you'll be immersed in cutting-edge operational infrastructure, where you'll develop tools and systems to identify gaps against security-best practices and implement new systems to ensure compliance with established standards. Although this is a technical role it does not require an extensive security background or education level, provided you're eager to learn and passionate about security.

Here's a closer look at this key role:
  • Maintain responsibility for operational security practices through the identification and evaluation of security measures and controls for our operational environments
  • Develop and manage custom tools to facilitate security monitoring and incident management activities
  • Conduct threat modeling against operational assets and develop counter measures
  • Partner with our operations and systems teams to implement solutions aligned with the DevSecOps philosophy
  • Assist in the development and operations of security solutions – authentication systems, encryption management, vulnerability management, etc. – in support of security and compliance initiative.
  • Consult with customers and prospects on security environment
What You'll Need:
  • 3+ years experience in information technology field either in operations, software development, or information security
  • Solid experience with Linux/Unix operating systems, applications, and networking
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, network administration/protocols and network infrastructure (switches, routers, firewalls, etc.)
  • Strong scripting or programming skills for automating repetitive tasks

Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
View all open jobs at

Leaders in Technical Recruiting & Staffing since 1965
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other attribute or protected characteristic by law. {Want to learn more? Click here} If you need assistance applying please contact us at 630-789-2525.