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Cyber Security System Engineer

Company: CGI Group, Inc.
Location: Phoenix
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

Cyber Security System Engineer

Position Description
CGI is in search of an Information System Security Analyst.

The Cyber Security Consultant will join CGI Global Infrastructure Solutions focusing on industry, state and local government sectors. The successful candidate will collaborate with application owners, security specialists, and service providers to consult and protect CGI clients. This specialist will understand the various state and local laws as well as the regulatory controls for the sector. This consultant requires the ability to discuss security architectures that CGI designs to protect infrastructure, platforms, and applications.

CGI is growing a security practice that utilizes the Security System Development Lifecycle, Agile, and Secure DevOps methodologies to respond to threats, reduce risks, and create secure operating environments for our clients. If you are an experienced consultant looking to utilize critical thinking skills, who does not hesitate to question the status quo, as well as able to work with leaders and team members at all levels of the organization, across functional lines, using your analytical skills to think outside the box, then CGI has an opportunity for you.

This role can be located at any CGI office in the U.S. however, preferred location is Phoenix, AZ.

Your future duties and responsibilities
• Monitor system surveillance tools to detect variances in compliance posture and established controls.
• Support the development, implementation and monitoring of controls to ensure that assets are properly protected and policy compliance.
• Publish and support the analysis regarding weekly operational and routine audit reports to the VP so that management can oversee the program's compliance performance and identify areas of improvement.
• Configure, maintain, monitor and support security tools.
• Support the organization's incident response policies and procedures to meet business goals regarding chain of custody and breach reporting standards.
• Work closely with systems operations to effectively design security safeguards considering risk and cost.
• Other duties as assigned.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role
• Bachelor Degree in Information Technology, Business Administration, Accounting or related field - equivalent experience will be accepted in lieu of a degree
• Knowledge and experience with network and application security
• SIEM design, tuning and configuring the appropriate alerts
• Experience responding to security tool alerts and determining which are actionable considering risk and context
• Minimum 1 year experience in systems operations, including technologies such as Linux, Microsoft server, active directory and network.
• Knowledge of :
o IT risk, regulatory, or compliance responsibilities
o PCI DSS 3.X compliance activities
o Risk assessments
o ISO 27001, Cloud Security Alliance and industry standards
• Ability to accurately determine business risk based on detected vulnerabilities
• Experience in designing or implementing enterprise security architecture models and frameworks
• Consulting and general industry experience
• Demonstrated ability to manage multiple demands and initiatives
• Possession of excellent analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

Skill Set - Years of Experience - Proficiency Level
Networks - 1 Year - Intermediate
Windows Administrator - 1-2 Year -Intermediate
Cyber Security - 1-2 Year - Intermediate

• Vulnerability Management tool experience working with systems operations resolving infrastructure vulnerabilities
• SIEM design, tuning and configuring the appropriate alerts
• Experience responding to security tool alerts and determining which are actionable considering risk and context
• Vulnerability Management, Qualys, Nexpose, Nessus or equivalent
• Current CISSP, CISM, CISA, or related security certification
• Strong operational, tactical and strategic understanding of security products and concepts such as firewalls, VPNs, IDSs and other security devices
• Professional experience in running the information security office analyzing and applying information security, risk management, and privacy practices
• Knowledge of national and international regulatory compliances and frameworks such as ISO, SOX, BASEL II, EU DPD, HIPAA, and PCI DS
• Experience in IT Security Testing (e.g., penetration testing, web application security assessments, vulnerability assessments and technical security assessments
• Secure SDLC, Agile, or DevOps experience
• Experience in Identity and Access Management
• Experience in virtualized security environments
• Experience with Cloud Security vendors in the IAM, Data Protection, Monitoring, SaaS providers
• Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems
• Experience with application development
• Proven ability to foster a team-oriented environment
• Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
• Desire to work in an information systems environment
• Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

Skill Set - Years of Experience - Proficiency Level
Security Applications - 1-5 years - Intermediate
Linux Administration - 1-5 years - Intermediate
Cybersecurity Controls -1-5 Years - Intermediate

Est. Salary Range (Colorado Only): $59,000 -$80,000*

*Disclaimer: In accordance with Colorado's Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, effective January 1, 2021, a good faith hourly or base salary range must be posted for all positions where the work may be performed in the state of Colorado. Therefore, this good faith salary range will only apply where this described position will be performed in the state, and should not be considered the compensation range in other locations or for other positions.

At CGI we call our professionals "members" to reinforce that all who join our team are, as owners, empowered to participate in the challenges and rewards that come from building a world-class company. CGI's benefits include:
• Competitive base salaries
• Eligibility to participate in an attractive Share Purchase Plan (SPP) in which the company matches dollar-for-dollar contributions made by eligible employees, up to a maximum, for their job category
• 401(k) Plan and Profit Participation for eligible members
• Generous holidays, vacation, and sick leave plans
• Comprehensive insurance plans that include, among other benefits, medical, dental, vision, life, disability, out-of-county emergency coverage in all countries of employment;
• Back-up child care, Pet insurance, a Member Assistance Program, a 529 college savings program, a personal financial management tool, lifestyle management programs and more

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change-supporting our clients' digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

Be part of building one of the largest independent technology and business services firms in the world.

Learn more about CGI at .

No unsolicited agency referrals please.

CGI is an equal opportunity employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, sex, religion, creed, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or perceived sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, and gender expression, familial status, political affiliation, genetic information, or any other legally protected status or characteristics.

CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.

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All CGI offers of employment in the U.S. are contingent upon the ability to successfully complete a background investigation. Background investigation components can vary dependent upon specific assignment and/or level of US government security clearance held. CGI will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrests and conviction records in accordance with all local regulations and ordinances.

CGI will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with CGI's legal duty to furnish information.


  • Linux
  • Network Security
  • Risk Management / Analysis

Keywords: CGI Group, Inc., Phoenix , Cyber Security System Engineer, Other , Phoenix, Arizona

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