Cyber Security Platform Engineering Architect (AWS/Cloud experience) in San Diego, CA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Fair Isaac Corporation   •  

San Diego, CA 92101

Industry: Finance & Insurance

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 52 days ago

Job Summary

As a part of your role, you will be responsible for the company's Platform Security Engineering and Architecture team. Within the scope of your position, you will work with internal cyber security (engineering, risk management etc.) and the appropriate business units, including IT, provide expert security advice and assistance in design and delivery of FICO's solutions. You will analyze security and business requirements for customer projects and corporate environments but the primary focus will be in Cloud Infrastructure and services we provide to customers. You be challenged to identify the best methods for detection and response and work with the teams to provide end-to-end visibility. This is a very DevOps-like and automation focused working group where you will define solutions and delivery standards to help protect the environment.Job Description

What You'll Contribute

This role requires the ability to design, architect, and implement Security technologies in a complex and distributed infrastructure.


  • Design, implement and manage scalable security controls and automation in a DevOps environment within public clouds (AWS, Azure, GCP, Oracle) across IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and container platforms.
  • Define the need and assess relevant security tools to address security challenges within cloud and on-premise infrastructures.
  • Perform security analysis and provide recommendations and consulting on securing infrastructure and implementing cloud-native security tools.
  • Serve as a knowledge expect to provide guidance and technical leadership to other staff members and other teams outside of Security. Someone who can lead security initiatives towards adoption within the organization.
  • Keep abreast of and provide recommendations on emerging security technologies and tools.
  • Support out compliance and certification initiatives and participate in security audits and reviews.
  • Create Engineering documentation and procedures to implement tools into the environment.
  • Collaborate with other engineers on design, analysis, architecture, implementation, pentesting, security reviews and process enhancements.
  • Mentor/train growing security engineers and provide technical direction and project leadership.

What We're Seeking


  • EDUCATION: Bachelors or Masters degree in the field of Computer Science, Information Security, or highly related program.
  • Five or more years designing, engineering and securing complex infrastructure architectures.
  • Three or more years direct certified experience with AWS, Azure, GCP, or Oracle cloud infrastructure.
  • Comfortable with tooling that demonstrates an automation mindset: bash, Python, Ruby scripting and/or Chef, Puppet, Ansible, CI/CD experience, and can provide examples.
  • Experience with Linux administration, shell scripting, and open source security tools.
  • Experience with implementing best practices in regards to securing cloud infrastructure and cloud services.
  • Experience in threat detection, monitoring, log management, incident response, and forensics on different tiers of infrastructure and platform services.
  • Experience working with and security container and serverless computing platforms.
  • Experience in secrets management, encryption technologies and key management.
  • Experience with IAM components SAML, OpenID and LDAP authentication/authorization, MFA/2FA with integrations in to web services and OS.
  • Previous successful projects that iteratively transitioned legacy security models to next generation solutions.
  • Experience with regulated environments in regards to exceeding published controls such as PCI-DSS, CIS, NIST, and/or STIG and meeting compliance.
  • Comfortable creating high-level strategies and recommendations based on observed behaviors or patterns.

Our Offer to You


  • A culture and work environment strongly reflecting our core values: Act like an Owner, Delight Our Customers and Earn the Respect of Others.
  • The opportunity to make a difference by leveraging your unique strengths.
  • Highly competitive compensation and rewards.

Flexible work options, opportunities to give back to yourJob Summary

As a part of your role, you will be responsible for the company's Platform Security Engineering and Architecture team. Within the scope of your position, you will work with internal cyber security (engineering, risk management etc.) and the appropriate business units, including IT, provide expert security advice and assistance in design and delivery of FICO's solutions. You will analyze security and business requirements for customer projects and corporate environments but the primary focus will be in Cloud Infrastructure and services we provide to customers. You be challenged to identify the best methods for detection and response and work with the teams to provide end-to-end visibility. This is a very DevOps-like and automation focused working group where you will define solutions and delivery standards to help protect the environment.Job Description

What You'll Contribute

This role requires the ability to design, architect, and implement Security technologies in a complex and distributed infrastructure.


  • Design, implement and manage scalable security controls and automation in a DevOps environment within public clouds (AWS, Azure, GCP, Oracle) across IaaS, PaaS, SaaS and container platforms.
  • Define the need and assess relevant security tools to address security challenges within cloud and on-premise infrastructures.
  • Perform security analysis and provide recommendations and consulting on securing infrastructure and implementing cloud-native security tools.
  • Serve as a knowledge expect to provide guidance and technical leadership to other staff members and other teams outside of Security. Someone who can lead security initiatives towards adoption within the organization.
  • Keep abreast of and provide recommendations on emerging security technologies and tools.
  • Support out compliance and certification initiatives and participate in security audits and reviews.
  • Create Engineering documentation and procedures to implement tools into the environment.
  • Collaborate with other engineers on design, analysis, architecture, implementation, pentesting, security reviews and process enhancements.
  • Mentor/train growing security engineers and provide technical direction and project leadership.

What We're Seeking


  • EDUCATION: Bachelors or Masters degree in the field of Computer Science, Information Security, or highly related program.
  • Five or more years designing, engineering and securing complex infrastructure architectures.
  • Three or more years direct certified experience with AWS, Azure, GCP, or Oracle cloud infrastructure.
  • Comfortable with tooling that demonstrates an automation mindset: bash, Python, Ruby scripting and/or Chef, Puppet, Ansible, CI/CD experience, and can provide examples.
  • Experience with Linux administration, shell scripting, and open source security tools.
  • Experience with implementing best practices in regards to securing cloud infrastructure and cloud services.
  • Experience in threat detection, monitoring, log management, incident response, and forensics on different tiers of infrastructure and platform services.
  • Experience working with and security container and serverless computing platforms.
  • Experience in secrets management, encryption technologies and key management.
  • Experience with IAM components SAML, OpenID and LDAP authentication/authorization, MFA/2FA with integrations in to web services and OS.
  • Previous successful projects that iteratively transitioned legacy security models to next generation solutions.
  • Experience with regulated environments in regards to exceeding published controls such as PCI-DSS, CIS, NIST, and/or STIG and meeting compliance.
  • Comfortable creating high-level strategies and recommendations based on observed behaviors or patterns.

Our Offer to You


  • A culture and work environment strongly reflecting our core values: Act like an Owner, Delight Our Customers and Earn the Respect of Others.
  • The opportunity to make a difference by leveraging your unique strengths.
  • Highly competitive compensation and rewards.
  • Flexible work options, opportunities to give back to your community, social events with colleagues and a comprehensive benefits program inclusive of progressive parental leave.
  • community, social events with colleagues and a comprehensive benefits program inclusive of progressive parental leave.


Valid Through: 2019-10-18