Lead Cybersecurity Engineer


Deerfield, IL


OVERVIEW OF THE POSITION: Our client, a leader in the retail industry, has always been committed to offering their employees stability, outstanding benefits packages and ample opportunities for growth within the organization.  They believe in acknowledging and rewarding the hard work, dedication and achievements of employees and providing a working environment that fosters creativity, innovation and collaboration. They are currently looking for an outstanding Lead Cybersecurity Engineer to set up and lead the Cybersecurity area. This company is currently working remote.


  • Managed Detection & Response , Endpoint Protection Platform, Log and Event correlation, Intrusion Detection/Prevention, Web application firewalls, Multi-Factor Authentication, Anti-virus and Anti-malware, Data Loss & Protection, Application Penetration Testing, Web & Email Spam filters, and Vulnerability Management
  • Manage Vulnerability Assessments and Critical/High Security Incidents and Threats
  • Evaluate systems, applications, networks, and retail devices for vulnerabilities
  • Conduct Cybersecurity risk assessments and offer mitigation strategies
  • Experience leading Incident Response Plan exercises
  • Lead a team of Cybersecurity professionals
  • Create and update project plans and service requests
  • Improving Cybersecurity controls
  • Contribute to the annual PCI Audit
  • Make recommendations for security policy changes
  • Research National Cybersecurity issues with a focus on triage and mitigation planning
  • Review Cybersecurity contract agreements
  • Complete Cybersecurity documentation to comply with policies
  • Develop, and manage Cybersecurity Programs


  • Bachelor’s Degree with 6+ years of technical Cybersecurity Lead experience
  • CISSP or equivalent Cybersecurity certifications
  • Knowledge of Azure Cloud Security Center (Azure Defender)
  • Knowledge on Network Security tools

WHEN RESPONDING TO THIS OPPORTUNITY:  Resumes without the required technical skills and experience will not be considered.  Although a strong desire for a certain type of position is a credit to your goal, experience is necessary.  Our client is not considering sponsorship at this time and is not open to relocation expenses.

ID#: 13490 – Lead Cybersecurity Engineer