IT Security Engineer

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Interactive Business Systems

IT Security Engineer Russell IL

Planet Technology is teaming up with a Russell, IL area client to locate and bring on an IT Security Engineer for a long term contract to hire opportunity!



  • Provide direction and support for the secure operation of the enterprise level network, focusing on security devices, security controls, and security monitoring systems
  • Conduct security reviews on existing network security technologies to offer plans for improvements, and remediation where needed
  • Mitigate security risks associated with projects, which have a high technical complexity and/or involve significant challenges to the business
  • Medium to advanced level knowledge and understanding of network security components, application design, security engineering, and integration as required
  • Communicate technical application security concepts to business users, developers, architects, and managers
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert in the discovery and investigation of critical security vulnerabilities affecting the enterprise network
  • Provide detailed risk and remediation guidelines, as well as perform remediation activities where applicable
  • Ability to interact with technical managers and development teams to articulate requirements and processes while collaborating on design options, implementation, testing and user acceptance
  • Knowledge of application security technical controls and common vulnerabilities
  • Demonstrated ability to develop metrics, perform critical analysis, and develop executive decision support content


  • Bachelor’s Degree required or relevant experience preferred
  • 5+ years experience in IT in large to enterprise level organizations
  • 2+ years experience in an IT Security Network role for large to enterprise level organizations
  • CISSP, Security+, CCNA, or related information security certifications are preferred
  • Experience in PCI compliance, or similar compliance frameworks
  • Familiarity with enterprise level network architecture and topologies

Interested candidates should send a resume and brief cover note to the attention of Chris Douglas at Planet Technology (


About IBS: IBS, Interactive Business Systems, Inc., is an IT solutions and staffing company known for achieving business objectives and bottom-line results through the smart architecting, implementation and management of technology. In three decades of developing the technology applications, tools, environments and teams that foster top business performance, we have become an industry-leading IT services provider

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