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Systems Security Engineer

Lynx Technology Partners Farmington, CT

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Otis is the world’s largest elevator and escalator manufacturing, installation, and service business. We serve customers in over 200 countries and territories around the world and maintain more than 2 million elevators and escalators. We have more than 69,000 employees, including engineers, digital technology experts, sales, and functional specialists, as well as factory and field technicians. We are proud to be a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving, high-performance company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies, and cultures to better serve our customers. Just imagine where you can take your next project! 

This position is currently remote delivery, but will transition to an office location in Farmington, CT

Employment: contract

Duration: 1 year


Systems Security Engineer


  • Engineer, implement and monitor security measures for the protection of computer systems, networks, and information
  • Identify and define system security requirements and find cost- effective solutions to cybersecurity problems
  • Understand software, hardware, and network security solutions while adjusting them according to our business environment
  • Develop best practices and security standards for the organization
  • Design computer security architecture and develop detailed cybersecurity designs
  • 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
  • Ensure that the company knows as much as possible, as quickly as possible about security incidents
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes, and propositions for further system security enhancement


  • Proven work experience as a System Security Engineer or Information Security Engineer
  • Experience in building and maintaining security systems
  • Detailed technical knowledge of database and operating system security
  • Hands-on experience in security systems, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc.
  • Understands and has working knowledge on some or all of the following tools and solutions:
    • IDS/IPS
    • FWs
    • Symantec EPS, DLP, McAfee, and Console
    • Encase
    • Devo SIEM
    • Cisco ASA, PaloAlto firewalls
    • Bluecoat proxies
    • SIEM- ArcSight
    • Active Directory
  • Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols
  • Familiarity with web-related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service-Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols
  • Problem-solving skills and ability to work under pressure


  • BS degree in Computer Science or related field


Otis is An Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age, or any other protected class according to applicable law.


Lynx Technology Partners


Farmington, CT
06032 USA
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