Information Security Automation Engineer

Information Security Automation Engineer - Remote Position with Non-Profit Research Organization

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A bit about us:

Non-profit 'Think Tank' research organization that develops solutions to public policy challenges to help make communities throughout the world safer and more secure, healthier and more prosperous


Why join us?

Great Benefits:
Medical, Dental, Vision
9 paid holidays
20 Days of PTO per year
9 sick days per year
Wellness Programs
Health Flex Spending Account
Dependent Car Flex Spending Account
Care@Work - care.com
Short Term and Long Term Disability
Maternity, Parent, Caregiver Leave
Life Insurance
Adoption Assistance Reimbursement
Tuition Reimbursement
401(a) - 20% vested after 2 years, 50% after 3 years, %100 vested after 4 years

Job Details

Seeking a DevSecOps Engineer with a strong background in both cybersecurity and API-driven automation and orchestration.

This position is a cyber security engineer with recent experience on automating and orchestrating cyber defense systems. They will use programming languages such as Python and shell scripts to integrate systems; provide cross-system reporting and analysis; automate the consistent deployment of security agents, system and application configurations; support threat hunting and other aspects of company cyber defense services

*Security clearance will be required upon hire

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Developed automated orchestration routines to ensure ongoing protection of cloud services,
  • Design and develop solutions to integrate systems across the network to improve interoperation as well as to continuously verify systems configuration against baselines,
  • Identify, select, and deploy emerging cloud and hybrid cloud security services across cloud services,
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot cyber-related network and system performance deficiencies,
  • Contribute to the development and maturation of the cybersecurity strategy and roadmap,
  • Apply engineering principles to the management of cyber infrastructure services,
  • Work with all software and web development teams to ensure sound security practices and security is designed and built into the applications from the ground up.
  • Self-motivated and fully responsible for leading technology deliverables, analyzing gaps and driving improvements to cyber-deterrence capabilities,
  • Provide input to security policies and standards in accordance with changes in regulations, best practices, industry trends or controls required by contracts and grants.
  • Experience with relational and NoSQL database technologies
  • Experience with C/C#, web frameworks (e.g., Django, Flask or React), Java, JavaScript, Python, Docker and other abstraction and containerization technologies
  • Experience designing, implementing, and maintaining cybersecurity configurations in network, boundary appliances or application services
  • Some experience working with leading SaaS platform APIs such as Workday, Salesforce or Office 365

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in engineering and cyber deterrence with 3 years’ experience in software engineering with languages such as JavaScript and
Python
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience with at least one of AWS, Azure or GCP
  • Cloud orchestration technologies including such as AWS CloudFormations, Azure Kubernetes, and Durable Orchestration
  • Hybrid cloud security platforms such as Armor Anywhere and Cloudvisory
  • Secure coding standards including OWASP
  • Securely managing credentials and secrets for general coding and cloud APIs
  • Cyber forensics – conducting cyber investigations and diagnosing indicators of compromise
  • Proficiency with infrastructure as code, configuration management and version control systems
  • Requirements’ definition, gap analysis and technology assessment and selection
  • Industry engagement – ND-ISAC, RSA, Blackhat and others
  • Understanding of capabilities central to securing enterprise networks including end point protection, detection and response services, network intrusion detection and prevention systems, behavior-based malware detection, and memory forensics

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent field of study
  • One or more IT and Cyber Security certifications such as AWS Certified Security, Azure Security Engineer Associate, CSK, CCSP, CISSP, CISA, GCSA, and Security+

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Job Details
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Location
REMOTE
Seattle, WA
Job Type
Permanent
Compensation
$110,000 - $130,000