Alianza is on a mission to be the world’s best cloud-based telecommunications platform for service providers. We’re looking for an IT Security Engineer to help us succeed regarding security initiatives, audits & compliance, and infrastructure security & integrity.

Essential Responsibilities:


  • Evaluating and testing security software and tools.
  • Perform Cybersecurity Assessments on vendors, systems, and personnel.
  • Managing monitoring, reporting and remediation on network and systems for vulnerabilities, breaches and intrusions.
  • Responsible for the installation or processing of new security products and procedures.
  • Responsible for managing Assisting with developing security standards and best practices for the organization.
  • Making recommendations for security enhancements to management as needed.
  • Developing strategies to respond and recover from security breaches.
  • Lead IT in sponsor audits and responding to security questionnaires.
  • Lead IT in monthly departmental security reporting.
  • Lead IT in quarterly internal company oversight committees (i.e., Privacy & Security, Quality Management Review, Audit)
  • Lead IT in quarterly and annual Access Control Audits.
  • Lead IT in annual security and BCP testing of the corporate infrastructure (cyber and physical).
  • Ability to work in a 24/7 environment to respond to security incidents.


What you bring to the team:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, IT, Systems Engineering or related qualification.
  • Certifications such as CISSP, GSEC, CEH or CISM desired.
  • 3 years of work experience in cybersecurity, incident detection, incident response and forensics.
  • Experience with AWS, Firewalls (functionality and security), Linux, Windows, MacOS, Cisco Meraki, Mail Security, Vulnerability and Patch Management Systems, and Endpoint Protection.
  • Experience managing, maintaining, and supporting corporate Security Awareness Systems and Programs.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Security - Thorough knowledge of cloud security and industry best practices and frameworks such as NIST, SOC 2, ISO 27001, HIPAA, PCI
  • Networking - Understanding of network topologies, common networking protocols and services (DNS, DHCP, SMTP).
  • Strong analysis and problem-solving skills.
  • Project Management - Experience creating and managing project plans and deliverables. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Industry - Experience in SaaS, Telecom, or in a regulated industry.


  • Excellent understanding of technology infrastructures using Firewalls, VPN, Data Loss Prevention, and IDS/IPS.
  • Comfortable working with a variety of technologies, security problems, and troubleshooting of the network.
  • Ability to prioritize projects and meet tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbally and written).
  • Experience with developing security related policy and SOPs.
  • Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • An understanding of cybersecurity best practices and how to implement them at a business-wide level.
  • Develop, execute, and track the performance of security measures to protect information, network infrastructure, and computer systems.
  • Design computer security strategy and engineer comprehensive cybersecurity architecture.
  • Identify, define, and document system security requirements and recommend solutions to management.
  • Configure, troubleshoot, and maintain security infrastructure software and hardware.
  • Install software that monitors systems and networks for security breaches and intrusions.
  • Monitor systems for irregular behavior and set up preventive measures.
  • Plan, develop, implement, and update company's information security strategy.
  • Educate and train staff on information system security best practices.
  • Participate in sponsor audits and respond to security questionnaires.
  • Ability and expertise in creating security reports and providing thorough analysis.
  • Ability to perform and document cybersecurity assessments and make recommendations for remediation.
  • Research security gaps and/or weaknesses and find ways to counter them.
  • Find cost-effective solutions to cybersecurity problems.
  • Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills.
  • Great awareness of cybersecurity trends and hacking techniques.


Pleasant Grove, Utah