Sr. Cyber Security Engineer - 3653

Metro Systems is seeking a seasoned cyber security engineer capable of developing cutting-edge detection solutions. This role will be a driving force behind the adoption of new detection technologies rooted in behavioral analytics and machine learning. This position is responsible for leading the development of enterprise platforms that enable the monitoring, automation, and orchestrat

· Has the vision to integrate it across multiple systems.

· Works independently and is a technical leader.

· Is responsible for driving the design and development efforts related to architecture, scalability, availability and performance in alignment with the product/application roadmap.

· Proven track record of successful problem definition, decomposition, estimation.

· Provides expertise in Design, Architecture, Development, Continuous Integration and Delivery.

· Leads impact assessment and decision related to technology choices, design /architectural considerations and implementation strategy.

· Expert in providing oversight, mentoring team members and leading large development efforts. Experienced in effectively delegating work.

· Subject matter expert in processes and methodologies with ability to adapt and improvise in various situations.

· Expert in navigating through ambiguity and prioritizing conflicting asks.

· Expert level skills in design, architecture and development, with an ability to take a deep dive in the implementation aspects if the situation demands.

· Demonstrates expert level skills in collaboration with different stakeholders, influences decisions, ability to take strategic view.

· Leads the efforts across the product / multiple product versions and is an expert in custom solutions.

· Defines and owns coding and design standards, ensures secure development practices, establishes expectations around performance, drives internationalization, and manages CI/CD pipelines.

Basic Qualifications:


· Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a STEM related Degree

· 8+ years’ experience in Information Technology

· 6 + years’ experience in Cyber Security engineering and support

Eligibility Requirements

· Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.


Desired Characteristics:


· Minimum of 8 years of experience with Unix like operating systems (e.g. Linux, OSX, BSD)

· 5-7 years’ experience working orchestration tools such as Puppet, SALTStack, Chef, or Ansible

· Minimum of 5 years of experience with detection technologies (e.g. Snort, Suricata, Bro, netsniff)

· Minimum of 4 years of experience with scripting languages (e.g. Ruby, Python, Perl)

· Minimum of 2 years of experience with cloud technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure, OpenStack)

· Minimum of 1 year of experience with secure development life-cycles

· Minimum of 1 year of experience with identity management and authentication

· Prior experience working within an Agile framework (Scrum/Kanban)

· Prior experience as technical lead in an engineering environment

· One or more Security Certifications or equivalent (CISSP, etc.)

· One or more Platform Certifications or equivalent (RHCE, LFCE, etc)

· Knowledge of CI/CD and automation tools (Chef, Git, Jenkins)

· Experience in securing cloud infrastructure such as AWS, Azure and alike (i.e., inspection, logging, WAF, VM)

· Experience in deployment of cloud controls for infrastructure, platform, and applications (IaaS/SaaS/PaaS), specifically within AWS, Azure and GCP

· Familiarity with data analytics and machine learning principles and techniques

· Knowledge of SIEM API integration techniques

· Ability to solve very complex security issues that span legal, compliance and regulatory obligations across various lines of business and shared service areas of the company.

· Demonstrated thought leadership by spurring the development of new innovative solutions to help solve broad business challenges

· Experience with the creation, update, modification of current operational policies and processes to ensure regulatory compliance.