Senior IT Security Engineer

Senior IT Security Engineer
South Charlotte

Red Ventures is seeking a person to join our growing IT Cyber Security team.  The ideal candidate for this important position is passionate about network and system security technologies and techniques and how best to use them to keep the bad guys out. 

This person will work with and tune security systems ranging from firewalls, endpoint security, cloud security, vulnerability scanning and so forth. We need you to take lead on one or more of these systems and/or become a secondary subject matter expert in these areas.  This will be an “all-you-can-eat” buffet of cybersecurity tools and systems!


  • Daily monitoring and tuning of all IT security systems such as IDS/IPS, anti-virus, firewalls, DDoS and similar.
  • Staying current with new threats and exploits and assist in adjusting Red Ventures’ security profile accordingly.
  • Periodic automated and manual penetration testing of key systems and applications.
  • Research, testing and deployment of additional security processes and products.
  • Any other duties specifically related to raising our level of IT security within Red Ventures in an appropriate manner suitable for our culture and business risk.

Experience Required:   

The best candidate has 3+ years of extensive and detailed knowledge and experience in all aspects of network and system security at a systems level.  

Specific requirements include: 

  • Expertise working with all the standard diagnostic and security tools in Linux such as nmap, psad, tcpdump, syslog, iptables, ipvs, tripwire and similar.
  • Experience implementing, tuning and monitoring NextGen firewalls.
  • Expert in deploying and using scanning and penetration tools for vulnerability testing such as Nessus, nmap, AppScan and similar.  Intimate knowledge of how to manually perform attacks such as SQL Injection, Cross-Site Scripting and other attacks as listed by the OWASP.
  • Experience supporting, implementing and enforcing PCI requirements. Must have detailed knowledge of various technologies and techniques to meet PCI requirements.

About Red Ventures:

Red Ventures is a technology-driven digital marketing and sales company. We focus on solving complex business problems for our partners, which include some of the nations’ largest brands, by combining advanced data analytics with proprietary, built in-house technology to help us generate demand and attract potential customers with incredible efficiency.

We combine the speed and creativity of a start-up, the strategic thinking of a management consultancy, and the technology development and analytics of a software company– all under one roof. Couple that with a culture built on speed, innovation and collaboration and you’ll find that Red Ventures is a place unlike any other.

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