Conexess – Conexess Design Skip to main content

Information Protection Engineer (Remote)

Job Title
Information Protection Engineer (Remote)
Job ID
Work From Home
St. Louis,  MO 63134
Other Location
Our History: 
From our start in 2009, Conexess has established itself in 3 markets, employing nearly 200+ individuals nation-wide. Operating in over 15 states, our client base ranges from Fortune 500/1000 companies to mid-small range companies. For the majority of the mid-small range companies, we are exclusively used due to our outstanding staffing track record.

Who We Are:
Conexess is a full-service staffing firm offering contract, contract-to hire, and direct placements. We have a wide range of recruiting capabilities extending from help desk technicians to CIOs. We are also capable of offering project-based work.

Conexess Group is aiding a large healthcare client in their search for an Information Protection Engineer in a remote capacity. This is a long-term opportunity with a competitive compensation package.

******We are unable to work C2C on this role******

  • Partner with infrastructure and network teams to govern secured automation logic for firewall policy requests thereby minimizing manual labor demand
  • Support the unification of legacy company firewall policy review practices; outline and execute a migration path to unified best in class solutions; assure security scrutiny is upheld and improved upon with deployment of automated processes
  • Demonstrate knowledge and practical experience with enterprise network segmentation, zero trust model principles in enterprise networks.
  • Demonstrate practical knowledge of container isolation and cloud logical access management
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of basic risk scoring methodologies, applied formularies, and risk tuning
  • Ability to prioritize impactful changes and articulate value while steering the program forward
  • Demonstrate experience with acquired subsidiary networks and complex architecture designs
  • Maintains strong working relationships with individuals and groups involved in managing information risks across the organization.
  • Serves as an information security expert and trusted advisor to partners in technology and the business enabling them to make informed risk management decisions
  • Perform other security duties as assigned
  • BS in Business, Computer Science, Information Security, Cyber Security, or a related field required, MA preferred
  • 5-10 of experience with regulatory compliance and information security management frameworks (NIST 800, etc.)
  • Minimum 5+ years of comparable security experience
  • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of fundamental information risk management concepts
  • Ability to document and explain technical details in a concise, understandable manner
  • Firewall automation tools, such as Algosec.
  • Software-Defined Networking
  • Knowledge of AWS EKS, OpenShift, Azure cloud platform infrastructure, Hermes, Infrastructure as Code (IAC)
  • Preferred Certifications: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and/or Certified Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC)


Option 1: Create a New Profile