Sr. Security Engineer

The Senior Security Engineer will work to help build and mature security engineering and incident detection and response functions for Client. Working with stakeholders across technology and business unit operations, this individual will help execute the vision for secure architectures, design and implement defensive technologies and supporting infrastructure, and detect and disrupt threats facing Client at scale.

Required Experience:

5

+ Years
Job Locations:

Remote

Location Restrictions:

Remote

Basic Qualifications and

Success factors/job competencies:

  • Action Oriented & Drive for Results:  Enjoys working hard; is action oriented and full of energy for the things seen as challenging; not fearful of action with minimum of planning; seizes opportunity to drive business objectives forward. Can be counted on to meet or exceed goals successfully; is consistent in performance and strives to be a top performer; very bottom line oriented; steadfastly pushes self and other for results.  Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; probes all fruitful sources for answers; can see hidden problems; is excellent at honest analysis; looks beyond the obvious and doesn’t stop at the first answers.
  • Critical Thinking & Continuous Development:  Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; ability to synthesize objectives across the organization and take appropriate action without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.  Learns quickly when facing new problems; a relentless and versatile learner; open to change; analyzes both successes and failures for clues to improvement; experiments and will try anything to find solutions; enjoys the challenge of unfamiliar tasks; quickly grasps the essence and the underlying structure of anything.      Deals with concepts and complexity comfortably; capable, and agile. Applies new learnings to enhance productivity and quality of the work without prompting.  Seeks and applies efficiencies in day-to-day work, constantly improving and streamlining processes to achieve company objectives.
  • Communication & Relationship Building:  Has the ability to perceive reactions via non-verbal signals of others, reason with others to promote thinking and cognitive activity, understand drivers of decisions by interpreting the cause of other’s reactions and what it may mean, and manage relationships by working     collaboratively to reach the best outcome for the company.  Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers; gets first-hand customer information and uses it for improvements in products and services; acts with customers in mind; establishes and maintains effective relationships with customers and gains their trust and respect.  Actively and consistently seeks to work cooperatively with others, inside and outside the     organization, to accomplish objectives to build and maintain mutually beneficial partnerships, leverage information, and achieve results. Serves as a collaboration catalyst that motivates others to want to collaborate as well.

 

Responsibilities
  • Partner with stakeholders to roll out defense security tooling and incident response controls across multi-cloud environments
  • Respond to security events and incidents reported by business units, corporate and outside parties
  • Implement logging solutions across multi-cloud environments
  • Create and proactively respond to security events and incidents discovered through detection mechanisms and logging including 24x7 response on a rotating basis
  • Create playbooks to respond consistently to security events and incidents
  • Mentor junior staff members on incident response and security engineering practices

Required Skills and Experience
  • 5+ years of experience implementing security tooling and/or working in incident detection and response
  • Familiarity with cloud environments such as AWS, Azure, and GCP
  • Strong knowledge of how security tooling works and incident response processes
  • Experience with SIEM, endpoint security, and/or cloud security controls
  • Ability to break down large-scale technical challenges into the necessary subset of tasks that need to be accomplished

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