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Information Security Engineer

The Information Security Engineer position is currently available in the following offices: Washington, D.C.

About the Position

APT is seeking an Information Security Engineer to work in its Washington, DC headquarters office. The employee will work with an experienced management team in a dynamic technology oriented company. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to build a long-term and exciting career in a rapidly growing organization. APT offers a collaborative, high-intensity and high-integrity work environment, competitive salary, health benefits, a 401(k) and more.

What does this mean for you?

The Information Security Engineer is responsible for designing, maintaining, and evolving the Information Security controls in place at APT. Specific responsibilities include:

  • Partnership during all phases of system development to ensure that appropriate controls are implemented
  • Management and review of security assessments
  • Development and revision of technical standards documents
  • Coordination of organization wide security initiatives
  • Investigation of potential incidents as required
  • Collaboration with management and functional leads to assess near and long term security needs
  • Various opportunities to grow professionally, expand skill sets and take ownership

Ideal Candidate Qualifications

  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Drive to succeed and desire to advance
  • Solid knowledge of information security principals and practices
  • 3-5 years of IT experience with at least 2 years in Information Security
  • Expertise with security frameworks (ISO, NIST, COBIT, PCI, etc.) and regulatory requirements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience with agile methodologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to explain technical matters to a non-technical audience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Industry standard security certifications such as Security+, SSCP, CCSP, or CISSP

To apply:

  • Apply online using the APT Application to be considered for the position.
  • Provide your resume and cover letter in a PDF form