Sr Cloud Security Engineer

Aflac

Location: Remote - US only

Job Type: Full time

Posted

Be brave, not perfect.
- Reshma Saujani

Job Summary

Serves as the subject matter expert supporting multiple disciplines of information security including security architecture, standards, solutions design and implementation and clou; handles development of standards/procedures in compliance with policies, state and federal regulation, and security best practices; manages the secure operation of the company’s computer systems, firewalls, servers, and network connections; provides security solutions to internal customer and constituents; partners with project teams to ensure that security is designed in to all technology initiatives; recognizes areas of improvement within the environment, and balances those initiatives with organizational goals.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

  • Takes a lead role in mapping security standards to technical solutions in support of business needs.

  • Works with project teams, architects, and constituents to design and implement security solutions in support of corporate information security policy, regulatory requirements, and security best practices.

  • Works as part of the development team to maintain the security and regulatory compliance of systems architected, built, installed and used by the company.

  • Researches, analyzes, and recommends the implementation of software or hardware changes to rectify any infrastructure security deficiencies or to enhance security performance.

  • Conducts research on emerging products, services, protocols, and standards in support of security enhancement and development efforts; tests new security software and/or technologies.

  • Provides ongoing engineering support for security systems including firewalls, virus protection systems, Web filters, computer forensic systems and network, and host-based intrusion detection and prevention systems

  • Creates audits, and reports the enforcement of policies, procedures and associated plans for system security administration, and user-system access as defined by company standards.

  • Contributes to the design and implementation of the disaster recovery plans for security of the company’s computer systems, databases, networks, servers, and software applications

  • Develops technical security standards in support of information security policies and principles

  • Ensures that planned testing activities are performed and technical criteria are met

  • Plans and monitors the installation of distributed infrastructure systems

  • Performs other related duties as required.

Education & Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, Information Systems or related field
  • CISSP or other information security related certifications within a given field are preferred (i.e., Microsoft Windows, Cisco, TCP/IP, etc.)
  • Eight or more years experience in information security, engineering or professional related work experience
  • Advanced knowledge of multiple security technologies (firewalls, IPS, DLP, antimalware, proxies, WAF, etc.)

Or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Job Knowledge & Skills

  • Networks (TCP/IP)

  • Schematic Architecture Design

  • Data Access and User Administration

  • Data Security

  • Development Requirements Definition

  • Network Security

  • Security Risk Management

  • Server Hardware + O/S Management

  • Systems Security and User Administration

  • Systems Security Maintenance

  • Systems Security Policies and Procedures

  • Systems Security Testing and Auditing

  • Information Security Technology

  • AWS Experience – required

Competencies

  • Acting with Integrity
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Pursuing Self-Development
  • Serving Customers
  • Supporting Change
  • Supporting Organizational Goals
  • Working with Diverse Populations
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