Security Engineer II

With OpenX in Pasadena CA US

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Posted on December 05, 2018

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator


linux, docker, ansible, kubernetes

Job description

As a Security Engineer at OpenX, you will be a key member of the Information Security team, who will provide expertise in designing, building, and deploying security solutions in support of enterprise-level initiatives. Our Security Engineers work hands-on with our software engineers and operations teams to proactively identify and address security risks. Using your industry experience, you will assist in securing our environment and assets, monitor systems and networks for intrusions, resolve security incidents and develop company best practices. The ideal candidate will share our passion for engineering solutions to complex security problems, while minimizing friction and maximizing productivity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Contributes to the planning, design, and engineering of security solutions across the enterprise
  • Automates security controls to improve their effectiveness and efficiency
  • Provides information security consultation and support for business and technology organizations within the company
  • Become an integral member of our Computer Security Incident Response Team
  • Assists developers in performing static and dynamic code analysis
  • Keeps up to date on information security threats and countermeasures
  • Supports product development by integrating security and compliance into SDLC
  • Develops training materials to educate OpenX workforce members on best security practices

Skills & requirements

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or 4+ years of experience in Information Security
  • Strong knowledge of commonly used exploits, attack methods, and defense strategies
  • Strong understanding of networking and associated protocols
  • Strong understanding of NextGen/Application-based firewalls
  • Solid hands-on experience with Linux administration and security
  • Experience in identifying, evaluating, and mitigating security and technology risk
  • Strong knowledge of encryption tools and methodologies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to clearly communicate security issues and concepts to non-technical people

Desired Characteristics

  • One or more of the following certifications: CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, CIPP, CRISC, CGEIT, PCIP
  • Experience supporting remote security infrastructure for a global company
  • Experience with large scale automation tools (Puppet, Ansible, Salt, etc)
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Strong understanding of designing cloud-based security solutions and maintaining security on PaaS (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of Intrusion Detection and Intrusion Prevention Systems (IDS/IPS), authorization and authentication protocols and solutions (SSO, OAuth/OAuth2, SAML, OpenID, etc.), Next Generation Firewalls, Web Application Firewalls (WAF), SIEM, malware protection solutions, End-point Detection and Response (EDR) tools

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