Security Operations Engineer

With Luxoft, a DXC Technology Company in Guadalajara - MX

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Posted on November 29, 2019

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Senior
Industry: Automotive, IT Consulting, Software Development / Engineering
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Public


linux, openid-connect, kerberos, pki

Job description

Project Description:

Work for one of the leading US quantitative hedge funds which develops and deploys systematic financial strategies across a variety of asset classes and global markets. The fund seeks to produce high-quality trading signals (Alphas) through their proprietary research platform and to utilize those signals in trading strategies focused on exploiting market inefficiencies.


As an Engineer within the Application Security team, you will build, deploy and operate critical infrastructure, libraries and services providing basic security infrastructure needed to enable our developers to build applications in a secure manner.
• Monitoring and supporting security infrastructure; investigating and troubleshooting issues;
• Operating, developing and integrating critical automated security infrastructure (Authentication, Authorization, Secrets Management, CA, etc);
• Provide 'consulting' to other teams needing assistance with security components;
• Assembling platforms and frameworks to automate security management with a goal to ensure the secure choice is the easiest choice;
• Other projects as needed to support analysis and remediation in our code bases;
• Act as a SME to our development community, assisting in answering security and technology related risk questions

Mandatory Skills:

Our ideal candidate will have a strong background in DevOps, technical operations or software development, great interpersonal skills and familiarity with systems administration and/or integration.
In addition, the candidate will have:
• Experience working in Linux and at least one programming language;
• Excellent analytical skills and a passion for solving problems;
• Strong written and verbal communication skills; Fluency in the English language;
• Be detail oriented and capable of multitasking and delivering in fast-paced work environment;
• Candidates need to have prior experience in financial services;
• Experience at least with one of: OpenIDConnect, Kerberos, PKI, Vault, Openssl and Java Jaas
• A solid understanding of security principles and how to creatively apply and ensure their integration

Nice-to-Have Skills:

Experience with Java, Python, C++ development

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