Security Engineer III - East Hartford, CT

East Hartford
Job Type
Contract Full-Time
Date Posted
$80.00 - $90.00 / HR
Job Description

Flybridge Staffing is currently searching for Security Engineer III for a long-term contract in the East Hartford, CT area. The ideal candidate will have experience working with enterprise level clients with large, complex infrastructures.


  • Cloud Architect/Engineer (Azure highly preferred)
  • Detect and respond to company-wide security incidents
  • Log analysis
  • Security forensics
  • Develop and implement preventative security measures (detection, monitoring, exploitation)
  • Build security tools that enable the GitLab Security Team to operate at speed and scale
  • Incorporate current security trends, advisories, publications, and academic research
  • Engineer CND technologies to monitor and analyze (e.g. IDS/IPS, Data collection tools)
  • Vulnerability management - triage and manage vulnerabilities identified through scanning
  • Data Loss Protection (DLP) technologies
  • Identify and mitigate complex security vulnerabilities before an attacker exploits them
  • Communicate risks and mitigations across multiple audiences with varying levels of sensitivity
  • Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks and information.
  • Identify and define system security requirements.
  • Maintain security systems (e.g. end point, SIEM, threat intelligence, vulnerability management) and implement new solutions as they are acquired by the company
  • Prepare and document standard operating procedures and protocols
  • Configure and troubleshoot security infrastructure devices
  • Develop technical solutions and new security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancement.


  • 7+ years of demonstrated experience as a Security Engineer preferably in an environment with strong compliance requirements, web or cloud security engineering, log aggregation, and/or penetration testing.
  • 5+ years of direct experience with incident response
  • 5+ years of cloud architect/engineer (Google, AWS, Azure preferred)
  • Experience with log analysis systems
  • Engineer, not an analyst mindset
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux tools/architecture and logging systems
  • Experience with one or more programming languages (Ruby on Rails, Go, PHP and/or Python)
  • Experience with one or more scripting languages (Powershell, Bash)
  • Professional certifications in computer technology, security, risk management or business continuity, preferably CISSP, CEH, GIAC certifications
  • Knowledge of NIST, OWASP, and other security best practice frameworks.
  • Experience with vulnerability management system, LogRhythm SIEM, endpoint protection, and Firewalls.
  • Strong analytical and Business communication skills.
  • Strong network technical skills.
  • Security reviews, server management, network engineering, be able to function within a team concept.
  • Knowledge of and competency with vulnerability management, Password management and Privilege escalation tools.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or equivalent work experience.

****NO SPONSORSHIP AVAILABLE**** US Citizen, GC, EAD only please. If your background aligns with the above details and you would like to learn more, please submit your resume to or on our website, and one of our recruiters will be in touch with you ASAP.

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