Jackson National Life Insurance Company Security Engineer II in Lansing, Michigan

This role can sit in either Lansing, MI or Nashville, TN

_Job Purpose_ __ The Security Engineer II is responsible for ensuring the implementation, configuration, support, and use of security monitoring and reporting tools and software. This positionconducts periodic architecture review andevaluates and tests hardware, firmware and software for possible impact on system security and designs and recommends enhancements to improve security. The Security Engineer II assists in managing the IT Security infrastructure including configuration, maintenance and installationof IT Security server applications, hardware, software and monitoring/reporting tools.

_Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities_ * Ensures the implementation, configuration, support, and use of security monitoring and reporting tools and software. * Assists in managing the IT security infrastructure including configuration, maintenance and installation of IT security applications and hardware, and implementation, configuration, support and use of security software and monitoring/reporting tools. * Monitors controls, investigates and resolves security concerns, and potential concerns, as needed. * Helps develop policies and procedures to govern access and prevent unauthorized access. * Designs, develops and maintains information security systems and applications. * Evaluates and tests hardware, firmware and software and recommends enhancements or improvements. * Helps identify security risks and exposures and recommends solutions. * Identifies and deploys technology to advance the Information Security Program.

Other duties

  • Provides after hours on call assistance as needed.

*Job Requirements (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)* * Interfaces with multiple business units to determine and meet security reporting requirements. * Evaluates security configuration of new applications. * Administrative level knowledge of multiple operating systems. * Strong written and verbal communication skills. * Strong knowledge of Internet, encryption, and network protocols and vulnerabilities. * Experience with risk assessment procedures, authorization methodologies, authentication and monitoring technologies, vulnerability assessments and penetration techniques. * Sound working knowledge and experience with system vulnerability assessments and security gap identification. * Thorough understanding of security concepts, protocols, and methodologies across multiple operating environments. * Prior experience programming with Python or SQL beneficial. *Education and Experience Required* * Bachelor's degree or equivalent education experience, required. * 7 years Information Technology experience, required. * Minimum 4 years Information Security specific experience, required. * CISSP or GSE certifications, preferred. *LI-GW1

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Jackson National Life Insurance

Title: Security Engineer II

Location: MI-Lansing

Requisition ID: JAC003P7

Other Locations: TN-Nashville