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Sr. Security Engineer (Blue Team)
Ref No.: 18-02217
Location: Pleasanton, California
We are partnered global pioneer in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics that is looking to hire a Senior Security Engineer on a perm/direct hire basis to build the most advanced cyber defenses around critical medical devices and platforms. 
Must be a US Citizen!  

  • Evaluate and propose innovative security tools and strategies to keep a cutting- edge cyber defense strategy.
  • Orchestrate application and infrastructure defense mechanisms to increase prevention, detectability and containment capabilities.
  • Incorporate defense and hardening mechanisms by design balancing performance and usability.
  • Deploy defense and hardening mechanisms responding to incidents and adapting to emerging threats.
  • Develop an effective vulnerability management strategy in collaboration with the Red Team to prioritize patching and mitigation controls.
Background & Experience Required:
  • Deep understanding of application security architecture and lifecycle!
  • Knowledge of OWASP standard
  • Experience with threat modeling and risk management
  • Knowledge of code vulnerability management
  • Experience deploying active defense mechanisms
  • Knowledge of translating the compliance, privacy, and security requirements to product features
  • Deep understanding of networking and cloud security
  • Extensive experience with AWS components stack and desirable knowledge of Google Cloud and Microsoft Azure.
  • Extensive experience with network communication protocols
  • Understanding of perimeter protection tools: AWS native components/tools, NIDS, Web Application and Network Firewalls
  • Understanding of cloud provisioning tools CloudFormation and Terraform
  • Deep knowledge of operating systems: required Linux, desirable Windows, and OSX
  • Deep knowledge of host protection: file integrity, next-generation antivirus, host intrusion detection, whitelisting
  • Deep knowledge of host vulnerability management
  • Knowledge of hardening and OS image generation automation
  • Knowledge of host forensic
  • Knowledge of configuration management tools: Ansible, Salt, Chef, Puppet.
  • Desirable developing languages: Shell scripting, Python, Ruby.