August 26th, 2022 – Eleven Recruiting and Consulting Services, LLC has placed a candidate as Security Engineer at a global investment management company in Santa Monica, California.
The recruitment assignment was led by Sarah Wilson, Search Consultant, alongside Christopher Chung, Technical Recruiter. The candidate has a diversified technical background with an ability to convey technical information conversationally.
Candidate Background and Placement
The candidate fit for this position is a highly driven system administrator with over 4 years of experience in cybersecurity, network, and systems configuration.
They are accomplished in supporting technical and operational maintenance of current systems within the computer software, hardware, operating systems, network, and security infrastructures.
This was proven when they provided systems administration support for Windows, macOS, and Linux systems, including workstation and server upgrades, maintenance, backup, and disaster recovery sites and monitoring, security administration, and user account setup.
They have served in core roles across national and global companies, including Los Angeles County of Public Works and Darktrace. They joined the company after serving KPFF Consulting Engineers in 2017.
Investment Management Organizational Needs
The Santa Monica-based real estate company is a multi-billion dollar investment manager specializing in credit-related investments. The firm employs a flexible, value-oriented, and risk-controlled approach, focusing on complex and less followed opportunities.
Organizationally, the company was looking for a candidate to work with team members in information technology to implement information security controls and establish consistent and repeatable review and remediation procedures.
Skills sought out by the real estate company for the role: familiarity with common frameworks; CIS, SOC 2, PCI, NIST, CCPA, GLBA, business impact analysis, business continuity, and disaster recovery plans, and DR testing.
The firm’s investment professionals have decades of experience and a deep understanding of the credit markets. The team has compiled an attractive long-term track record through its consistent, research-driven investment process.
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