IT Security Principal - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States



When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 34,000 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Position Title: IT Security Principal

Position Description/Job Responsibilities:

Evaluates, tests, monitors, and maintains information security policies, procedures and systems such as hardware, firmware, and software. Ensures security design, controls, and procedures are aligned with information security standards and are appropriate to mitigate risk of exposure. Identifies security violations, determines cause, and implements procedures to prevent future incidents. Under general direction, is accountable for the performance and results of a related discipline or sub-group within a function. Manages the delivery of functional objectives by providing leadership and direction to team members. Participates in the development of functional strategy and may be responsible for global processes and procedures. Uses experience and problem-solving skills to develop and improve processes.

Enterprise Security Principle with in depth knowledge on Microsoft core platform technologies. Supporting IT enterprise directory services technologies and standards including software & hardware life cycle, system and security configuration policies, hardening, AD, DNS, PKI, DHCP, HA, DR, etc. Deep understating of cloud computing technologies, business drivers, and emerging computing trends for driving long-term cloud adoption. Experience planning, configuration, optimization and deploying Microsoft Azure IaaS, PaaS, VM’s, AD, Automation and Security solutions Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 and supporting security governance and technologies is required.



  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in Electronic Engineering, Computer Science or Management Information Systems and 6 years of experience in architecting, implementing and maintaining Microsoft infrastructure and security technologies, 4 years focused on Microsoft Azure cloud and Office 365 environments and supporting technology and infrastructure.
  • Demonstrating broad, in-depth, and up-to-date advance working knowledge in the areas of architecting installing, configuring, administering, managing, and troubleshooting Microsoft core platform technologies to include all security components associated with Active Directory and Microsoft cloud security and infrastructure services.
  • Demonstrating broad, in-depth, and up-to-date advance working knowledge in the areas of architecting installing, configuring, administering, managing, and troubleshooting Microsoft core platform.
  • Building cooperation among individuals and departments, sharing information and resources, and working to achieve group goals and outcomes.
  • Listening effectively, transmitting information accurately and understandably, and actively seeking feedback. Be able to communicate status, issues, and impacts, with team, team leadership, relevant client sponsors and process owners.
  • Performing a wide range of tasks, responding to changes in direction and priorities, and accepting new challenges, responsibilities, and assignments.
  • Taking the lead in getting the job done and accepting responsibility for personal actions, costs and results.
  • Recognizing patterns in data, information, or events, drawing logical conclusions, and making recommendations for action.
  • Adherence to standards and actively checking for accuracy of data received or generated before passing it on.
  • Taking a well-ordered approach to solving problems and acting despite obstacles or resistance.
  • Dealing directly and forthrightly withpeople and problems, persisting to get the job done, andmanaging personal responses and stress.
  • Championing the quality process by reinforcing the organization's vision, quality values, andquality processes and by fostering the continuous improvement of all operational and business practices.
  • Following through on commitments, producing timely work to required-- or higher-- standards, and pitching in to get the job done.
  • Must have the ability to work well under time constraints and handle multiple tasks.

Certifications :

  • Require at least one or more of the following – AWSCSA, OSCP, SANS/GIAC, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CEH, CCNA, CCNP, MCSE, MCP, MCTS, Security , MCITP.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: IT Security

Primary Location: US-US-TX-Houston

Req ID: 1084544