Sr. Information Security Engineer

at APCO Holdings, LLC
Location Norcross
Date Posted April 14, 2021
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified


Job Title: Sr. Information Security Engineer

Department: Information Technology

Reports To: Director, Information Security

FLSA Status: Exempt


The Sr. Information Security Engineer is an exceptional role within Information Security at APCO. S/he will serve as an SME for security event management, technologies, and threat hunting. The ideal candidate will leverage their security background and experience to mitigate risks and improve the company overall security posture. S/he will work closely with IT teams to implement security technologies in support of the APCO security program and strategy. S/he will possess strong technical skillsets, problem-solving skills, a high level of accountability and responsibility, and the proven ability to execute and deliver security projects.


Security event monitoring and analysis, and threat hunting.

Plan, implement and manage security technologies, including SIEM, Cisco IDS, anti-virus, application and network vulnerability management system, any other security technologies as needed.

Interact and collaborate across the company to assist with identifying security gaps and needs.

Maintain knowledge of current and emerging security vulnerabilities, exploits, compliance, and technical development and effectively communicate security best practices.

Investigate, research, and analyze security-related suspicious activities.

Experience with planning, researching, and developing security policies, standards, and procedures.

Effectively communicate security events or concerns to peers and management.

Respond and investigate security incidents.

Perform other security duties as needed or assigned.


Strong understanding and experience with securing network security, application security, and Azure cloud infrastructure.

Strong technical troubleshooting capability.

Experienced with security incident response.

Knowledge of disaster recovery, security forensic tools, technologies, and methods.

Linux knowledge desirable.

Must be highly motivated and engaging.

Must have analytical and problem-solving outlook.

Must have attention to detail, integrity, and conscientious work ethic.

Outstanding time management and organization skills.

Professional demeanor with superior oral and written communication skills.

Bachelor's Degree in Information Security or similar discipline, or equivalent experience

Awareness of NYCRR, CCPA, and PCI compliances.

Must have CISSP or GIAC certification.

Must have 5+ years of hands on experience with implementing and managing security solutions, security events analysis, and threat hunting.

We provide full-time comprehensive benefits packages to all of our employees including: Medical, dental, vision, paid company holidays, paid time off, paid community service day, wellness program, 401K with company match, referral bonuses, discounted gym membership and much more.

APCO Holdings, LLC is a Drug Free Workplace as well as an Equal Opportunity Employer. APCO Holdings, LLC does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.