Information Security Engineer

Chicago, Illinois 60637

Employment Type:
Date Added:
May 29, 2015

Palace Gate Corporation is currently seeking an Information Security Engineer who has experience in IT Security incident response, network monitoring, and other IT Security processes. This is a FTE direct hire opportunity.

This position is responsible for providing incident response, information security assessment, network monitoring, and system administration under the general direction of the Information Security Officer.
This position will also include implementing new security technology and processes, conducting security assessments, monitoring network and systems logs for security intrusions and incidents, administering IT Security systems, researching security issues and contributing to IT Security communications. The Information Security Engineer will document internal processes, write security standards and guidelines and maintain awareness of emerging security technologies, trends and threats.


  • Minimum two years of professional experience in a technical Information Security role required.
  • Experience administering Linux/Unix systems preferred.
  • Experience with programming or scripting languages such as Perl or Python preferred.


  • An in-depth understanding of TCP/IP networking and related networking concepts required.
  • Excellent communication skills, especially in conveying technical concepts to a non-technical audience required.
  • Ability to diagnose complex technical problems required.
  • Ability to work independently and manage projects required.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and substantial deadline pressure required.
  • Ability to handle emergency situations and infrastructure maintenance outside of normal business hours required.


  • Bachelor's degree or a minimum four years of experience in the Information Technology field or a combination of equivalent education and experience required

Qualified candidates may send their resume to:

Palace Gate Corporation is an information technology consulting and full-time placement firm that is committed to the success of our clients and our talented placements alike. Palace Gate is consistent in matching the right people with right opportunity. Our company approach is simple: understand our clients’ requirements, business needs and cultures in order to quickly identify the best resources to meet those needs and achieve business success. Palace Gate Corporation offers full medical and dental insurance, 401K, as well as weekly direct deposit.