Email Security Engineer


New York City, NY

8 - 10 years

Posted 176 days ago

  by    Rahul Kushwaha

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Email Security Engineer

NYC, NY - F2F required

Desired Competencies (Technical/Behavioral Competency)

Must-Have * Excellent understanding and experience architecting and

implementing email security solutions

* Expert knowledge on open source MTA implementations, including Sendmail and Postfix

* Strong knowledge of integration of messaging platforms with LDAP (OpenLDAP) directory.

* Experience with email encryption implementations with PKI integration.

* Scripting and Development Skills (Perl, Python, Shell).

* Design and implementation experience with Data Loss Prevention (DLP)


* Expert knowledge of SMTP (RFC 821/5321), TLS, DNS and related standards.

* Strong Linux Sysadmin experience.

* Interpersonal Skills - Communication, flexibility, self-driven, team player

* Project Management Skills with experience on enterprise projects.

* Strong general networking background (Firewalls, Routing, Load Balancing,

OSI Model, Packet trace and analysis, etc.)

Good-to-Have * Web and database development skills (HTML, JavaScript, SQL,


* Knowledge of Proofpoint Messaging Security Gateways.

* Implementation experience with emerging email controls such as DMARC

* Experience within financial services industry preferred

Responsibility / Expectations from the Role

1 Analysis and implementation of perimeter email security and email routing


2 Provide architecture assurance on messaging initiatives.

3 Implementation of email security standards such as DKIM, SPF and DMARC.

4 Maintain email security infrastructure, providing stability by developing

tools, policies, processes and procedures for the operations teams.

5 Provide a secure environment, by implementing controls to manage and

mitigate risks.

6 Provide consultancy services to IT Security teams.

7 Develop automated metrics reporting capabilities.

8 Create, review, maintain and update documentation including Documenting &

Publishing fixes in central knowledge base

9 Work with global colleagues to provide globally consistent processes and


10 Investigate & Troubleshoot root causes when escalated from operations.

11 Escalate and liaise with additional internal/external groups when


12 Input into Business Continuity Planning and Practices.