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19 Dec 2022

Temporary Senior Security Specialist

ARC Group – Posted by JohnB Anywhere

Job Description


ARC Group has an immediate opportunity for a Senior Cloud Security Specilaist. This position 100% remote working east coast core business hours. This is starting out as a contract position running through June 2023 with strong potential to convert to FTE. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an established and well-respected organization offering tremendous career growth potential.

Candidates must have permanent work authorization and work for any employer without sponsorship now or in the future. Third party candidates are not eligible for this role.

100% remote!

Key Skills and Experience:

  • CLOUD solution logging and monitoring experience as well as integration with on-premise SIEM tools.
  • Experience with more than one Cloud platform a huge plus (Oracle, Azure, Google, and AWS)
  • Ideal candidate will assist with cloud projects to include the build and deploy of logging, monitoring, and alerting.
  • Solid understanding of Incident, Response and Investigative processes

Job Description:
This position will be part of the threat operations and security monitoring team. They will have primary responsibility for working with cloud support teams, cybersecurity incident responders, threat hunters and security architects to design, implement, and support logging, monitoring, and alerting across multiple cloud platforms. The analyst will be working with administrators of the SIEM to produce data sets and alert for each cloud tenant they support. These alerts will be actioned by the SOC and CSIRT teams.

Essential functions:
• Participates in design, implementation, of logging and monitoring processes across various cloud environments.
• Responsible for the end-to-end completion of security requests.
• Tracks and documents security issues and requests, actively monitors work queue.
• Accountable for follow-up of all security work requests including collaborating with other IT areas to ensure timely completion/resolution and obtainment of appropriate approval levels.
• Works closely with business areas and IT partners on troubleshooting, pre-implementation activities and to assess application security.
• Maintains and creates operational procedures.
• Performs system monitoring activities, identification and evaluation of security threats, breaches and vulnerabilities.
• Acts as lead liaison for internal and external audit requests and activities. Leads remedial activities as the result of audit findings.
• Defines scope of operational initiatives and adjusts priorities to support workload.
• Provides subject matter expertise, leadership and guidance to work teams and end users on security policies, standards and procedures and processes.
• Investigates business processes to understand and implement security requirements weighing business needs and security risks and resolving issues.
• Researches solutions works with vendors to enhance Security Monitoring Program.
• Develops training content as needed.

Job Duties:
• In-depth knowledge of Information Technology field and computer systems
• Demonstrated organizational skills
• Demonstrated ability to adapt to change and collaborate as part of a team
• Ability to manage tasks independently without close supervision and take ownership of responsibilities
• Ability to learn from mistakes and apply constructive feedback to improve performance
• Must demonstrate initiative and effective independent decision-making skills
• Ability to communicate technical information clearly and articulately
• Must have an understanding of the systems development life cycle
• Must have advanced security knowledge of the organization’s existing platforms, systems, databases, and application security and are able to handle most regular issues independently.
• Advanced analytical thinking, problem solving, quantitative analysis ability.
• Must have an advanced understanding of Information Security concepts, protocols, industry best practices, and regulatory requirements.
• Must have advanced proficiency with Active Directory groups and user accounts, Windows folder structures and folder security.
• Proficiency with Windows skills are required, e.g., Windows Explorer, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
• Any proficiency with database security and tools used to administer security within the various databases, e.g., UDB, DB2, SQL and Oracle is a plus
• Any Guardium experience a plus.
• Works without daily supervision to meet customer expectations
• Experience using Agile methodology specific tools, languages and specialty skills may vary

Required Experience:
5+ years overall IT experience, specifically within Information Security
3 years of related work experience working with Cloud technologies (Oracle, AWS, Azure, Google)

Required Education:
Related Bachelor’s degree in an IT related field or relevant work experience

How to Apply

Would you like to know more about our new opportunity? For immediate consideration, please send your resume directly to John Burke at, or apply online while viewing all of our open positions at ARC Group is a Forbes-ranked a top 20 recruiting and executive search firm working with clients nationwide to recruit the highest quality technical resources. We have achieved this by understanding both our candidate's and client's needs and goals and serving both with integrity and a shared desire to succeed. ARC Group is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.

Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Temporary. Salaries: 100,000 and above.

Job expires in 45 days.

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