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Information Security Engineer 51629 in Jackson, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/4/2019

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Job Description

Job ID: 51629

Information Security Engineer

If you're looking for a career that will provide a challenging work environment and many opportunities to learn, our company is the place for you.  Join our team and become part of company full of exciting opportunities. We help employees achieve their personal best by offering many opportunities that develop and enhance their skills for career advancement.


  • The role of the cyber security engineer demands technical skill, superior customer service and the ability to think, communicate and write at various levels
  • As a member of the Cyber Security Project Process & Standards Team, this role will work with project managers and members of their project team to ensure security requirements are designed into projects
  • Serves as the primary information security representative resource for IT and Business Projects
  • Ensure deliverables are completed in a timely manner, represents projects from security and disaster recovery perspective at various meetings & review boards
  • Researches and advocates new technologies, architectures, and security products that will support security requirements for the enterprise and its customers, business partners and vendors
  • Facilitates cyber security build work while working closely with the cyber security & engineering design team
  • Communicates security risks to appropriate staff within information security
  • Ensures projects are meeting the information security requirements by completing audits on projects
  • Works closely with the cyber security & engineering team on improving Cyber Security standards and processes
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Must be able to multitask


  • 5 to 7 years of work experience within Security Architecture, with a broad exposure to infrastructure/network and multiplatform environments
  • Strong networking background in TCP/IP, routing/switching and firewalls
  • Demonstrated knowledge of various ports/services
  • Knowledge of Information Security best practices
  • Demonstrated knowledge with security testing methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience developing detailed system designs, diagrams, processes & documentation 
  • Demonstrated regulatory experience in IT regulations, PCI-DSS, NERC/CIP, HIPAA
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service
  • Demonstrated experience with Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity best practices
  • Demonstrated Knowledge of SANS 20 controls framework and other security frameworks (for example, NIST-800 series, NIST IR 7628)
  • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Visio
  • Ability to speak in public forum in front of various audiences
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong attention to detail is required


  • A bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems or other related field; or equivalent work experience
  • Professional certifications, preferably in technical areas of security, are desired

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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