Security Engineer

Location: San Diego, California US


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 207327

Position Title: Security Engineer (IV)

External Description:

Are you a problem solver? Does the prospect of solving the world’s toughest problems with data and analytics in the cloud excite you? Would you like to work side-by-side with the brightest analytical and engineering minds in the industry to help organizations innovate and solve their big data needs with cloud based solutions? If yes, you belong here at Teradata.

Teradata is an enterprise software company that provides cutting-edge Big Data analytics and discovery technology helping Fortune 1000 organizations be efficient and innovative by uncovering new opportunities to grow revenues and cut costs. From large financial services organizations to global communication services providers to healthcare providers to auto manufacturers to online gaming, the largest organizations globally are using our Big Data analytics and discovery technology to make sense of petabyte scale multi-structured data to better understand customer behaviors, anticipate customer needs and develop better products and solutions.

The Cloud Security Ops Engineer will be responsible for engineering the security solutions and processes required by the next generation of Teradata. This role will lead the design of cutting-edge scalable and high performing security services that ensure our customers’ data are appropriately protected and monitored and to identify potential security issues. We are looking for candidates who are passionate about security, automation and love the challenge of working in highly distributed and dynamic Hybrid Cloud environment.

Key Responsibilities: 
• You are responsible for engineering, and deploying security services and software in large distributed and Hybrid Cloud environments 
• Develop next generation security framework and design ensuring adequate levels of security of Teradata 

Teradata Services deployed on Teradata’s private as well as public cloud (AWS/Azure/Google Cloud) 
• Operationalize security infrastructure to provide security monitoring
• Partner with product management, engineering and operational teams to develop best of breed security architectures supporting compliance (e.g. PCI DSS, ISO 27001, HIPAA), customer requirements and operational SLAs 
• Provide practical guidance to engineering teams to support the implementation of security controls, guidelines, recommendations and best practices 
• Develop and implement Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) processes and (automated/devops) tools 
• Assist engineering teams in performing Threat Modeling, identify application threats/vulnerabilities and recommend mitigation strategies 
• Assist teams in identifying mitigation approaches for of vulnerability and static/dynamic scan results 
• Identify technical solutions and security tools to help mitigate security vulnerabilities and automate repeatable tasks

Skills and Attributes: 
The ideal candidate will possess the skills and experience listed below: 
• Proven track record designing, documenting and successfully deploying multi-layer security architectures on private and public cloud 
• Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure security models 
• Experience delivering security architectures meeting best practice industry security standards
• Strong understanding of database security / Big data (EDW, Hadoop) 
• Strong understanding of application security and industry standards and best practices (OWASP / SANS / NIST) 
• Strong understanding of SDLC and Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) including performing threat modeling and risk assessments 
• Experience designing and implementing API Security and Access Controls (OAuth/SAML, Web SSO, AWS IAM, Federation) 
• Must be a self-starter and able to work well with others in a fast-paced agile environment with an emphasis on collaborating and assisting the team to meet business objectives

Basic Qualifications: 
• 10 years of information technology experience 
• 7+ years of security engineering experience 
• Bachelor’s degree in information security/systems or related experience 
• CISSP / CCSP certification a plus

*Our total compensation approach includes a competitive base salary, 401(k), strong work/family programs, and medical, dental and disability coverage.

Teradata is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and commits to hiring returning veterans.

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City: San Diego

State: California

Community / Marketing Title: Security Engineer

Job Category: Engineering

Company Profile:

Considering COVID-19, we are still hiring but conducting virtual interviews to keep our candidates and employees safe. Many roles will be temporarily remote or work from home to comply with current safety regulations. These roles will be required to be in the office once it is safe or restrictions are lifted. Read more on our response here: Teradata Response to COVID-19 

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We call this Pervasive Data Intelligence. It’s the answer to the complexity, cost, and inadequacy of today’s analytics. And it's the way Teradata transforms how businesses work and people live through the power of data throughout the world. Join us and help create the era of Pervasive Data Intelligence.

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