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Security Engagement Specialist
Ref No.: 17-03169
Location: Seattle, Washington
Security Engagement Specialist
Seattle, WA
19 Month Contract

Job Description
  • Looking for a Security Engagement Specialist who will work on multiple projects and is strong in coordination of internal resources, managing schedule, project performance and measurement, working with customers.
  • Support answering pre-sales technical and security questionnaires.
  • Maintain Sales Security SharePoint site, database of security responses and supporting documentation: whitepapers, technical diagrams and other product security documents for the field to use.
  • Develop, promote and support processes that streamline the sales cycle as it involves security.
  • Represent security on sales calls with customers and for contract negotiations when required.
  • Support Corporate Marketing and product marketing agendas and campaigns as they relate to security.
Education/Experience
  • Solid technical background with understanding or hands-on experience in security, security concepts and certifications and web technologies a plus.
  • Solid organizational skills.
  • Work experience: At least three years of experience working in security
  • Knowledge & skills: Must be able to understand software security development best practices, design and architecture.
  • Should understand and be able to articulate the value of common software security concepts such as sandboxing, address space layout randomization, data execution prevention, Safe Structured Exception Handling, and cross-domain protection.
  • Should be familiar with the ISO 27001, SOC 1& 2 certifications and other security standards and be able to understand and articulate the value of the controls within the different domains.
  • Communication: strong written and oral skills
  • Must be attentive to detail and organized
  • Ability to deal with high priority, time sensitive issues
  • Dependability: meet commitments, work independently, accept accountability, handle change, set personal standards and ability to stay focused under pressure
  • Legal/contract experience a plus
  • SharePoint and database familiarity a plus
  • AA or some level of education beyond high school.