Sr. Security Engineer (Remote)
Posted on: April 9, 2021
DescriptionArchitecture and Technology, Service Architecture,
Sr. Security Engineer Position Job Description
- Analyzes requirements to meet demand and performance of
products, systems and/or data as it relates to Network
- May perform engineering design evaluations which will include
cost-effective utilization of materials. May design, develop, test,
and implement all components, equipment, and software within the
functional areas of the organization.
- Senior Security Engineers partner with System Engineers,
Architects Product Managers and Project Managers to plan,
implement, and support complex, technical solutions and
- Provides leadership to identify security best practices and
recommendations to minimize security risks and maximize uptime and
- Enhances operations and maintains reliability of systems.
- May perform administrative work relating to projects and
- Acts as technical consultant within and outside assigned
department in area of expertise.
- Promotes positive change in the company's business strategy
through achievement of customer specific objectives and
technological innovation of practical and profitable nature. Works
on problems of diverse scope. Exercise full understanding of
practices, policies, and procedures. Normally receives little
instruction on day-to-day work. The candidate must be able to
perform the following six key job functions:
- Engineering Strategy - Collaborate with Marketing on how to
leverage existing network capabilities that can be revenue
generating, feature requests with partner vendors for product
enhancements, new Sensitivity
- Internal vendor analysis and network expansion capabilities as
a result of market analysis.
- Definition and Design - The product is directly related to the
network/equipment capabilities. Work with peers in Architecture &
Technology team to determine the full capabilities, what we want to
include, work around limitations and finalize the features to be
offered to our customers. Identify ICB capabilities/features that
we may want to offer to customers on ad-hoc basis.
- Testing and Trials - Participate in testing vendor solutions
and code revision varieties to determine the most stable/reliable
solution. Assist with running the final selection through
internal/external trials to proof in features, overcome lab
limitations and work with real world scenarios.
- Customizing the Design - Work in conjunction with Business
Units to define primary customer implementation scenarios. Ensure
the technical requirements are gathered at the right stages and
designed according to the engineering standards.
- Implementation of the Design via IT and Engineering Systems:
Take the defined requirements above, work with IT and engineering
systems to get them implemented. Also, document all technical
requirements; work with Business Units, process organization and IT
to finalize the mechanism on how technical attributes get passed
through the process. QualificationsMinimum Requirements:
- In depth understanding of telecommunications industry; in depth
knowledge of one or more engineering disciplines and vendor
- In depth knowledge of accepted engineering practices.
- Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom
Planning Tools and Databases. Good analytical skills: the ability
to prioritize projects; good oral and written communication skills;
self-starter; mission oriented and good interpersonal skills. Good
project management skills. Education and Experience: College degree
and 7-10 years' experience or 11 years equivalent related
Engineering/Technical experience or a combination of education and
related Engineering/Technical experience required. 5 years of
experience with information security principles and practices such
as: access control, authentication, authorization, and audit.
Specific focus in the discipline of Software Defined-Wide Area
Networks (SD-WAN) coupled with specialization in Secure Access
Service Edge (SASE), Zero-Trust Network Access (ZTNA) technologies.
- 5 years' experience with vulnerability management, SIEM and Log
Management, proxy servers, DLP, IPS/IDS, VPN, PKI, multi-factor
authentication, SAML, and cryptography is preferred. Experience
with Fortinet equipment is desirable. Experience using the HP
ArcSight SIEM suite is preferred.
- 5 years of experience with network security engineering and/or
analysis Perl, PHP, Python, Regex scripting experience.
Vendor/Professional certification is considered a plus. CISSP or
CAP certification is preferred. Desired Qualifications: Ability to
stay current with the economic and technological developments in
the industry. The candidate must be able to perform the following
six key job functions: Engineering Strategy - Collaborate with
Marketing on how to leverage existing network capabilities that can
be revenue generating, feature requests with partner vendors for
product enhancements, new Sensitivity: Internal IND123Job Category:
EngineeringLocations: US-South Carolina-Greenville\
-US-Kentucky-Lexington\ -US-Colorado-Denver\ -US-New York-New York\
-US-North Carolina-Charlotte\\ -US-Indiana-Evansville\
Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we
celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their
ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, national:
origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age,
disability and veteran status. The diverse voices of our employees
fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at
Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug
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