Senior Security Engineer (Infrastructure)

Copart   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 42 days ago

Job Description

Copart is looking for a Senior Security Engineer based at our Global Headquarters located in Dallas, TX. This position will be reporting to the Manager of Security Operations and will ensure that our infrastructure is exceeding the highest of security standards. As part of our Information Security team this person will have a passion for designing capabilities around vulnerability management, SIEM, and IDS/IPS, along with developing security standards for networking devices and operating systems across the enterprise. You will lead in architecting security solutions for Copart infrastructure and play an instrumental role in leading the Copart security program.


This position will assist in duties including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Lead in engineering and operating security solutions for Copart infrastructure
  • Lead solution implementation for new security capabilities, to include conducting proof of concepts and managing relationships with vendors
  • Enhancing the security posture of infrastructure and security tools
  • Developing, operating and evolving incident response capabilities
  • Participant in the assessment of corporate cloud services
  • Working with infrastructure teams to develop and maintain standards for critical infrastructure, across Windows and Linux-based operating systems and networking devices
  • Designing vulnerability management programs from a technical and procedural perspective
  • Taking a leadership role in engineering SIEM solutions such as ELK stack, Graylog and Sumologic
  • Developing and designing IDS/IPS capabilities and operations
  • Designing secure solutions to ensure PCI-DSS, ISO27001, and SOC standards are met
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 5-10 years of experience in securing networks and operating systems
  • Experience in Infrastructure Automation (Ansible, Puppet)
  • Docker or Kubernetes knowledge
  • Logstash, ELK, Kafka
  • Vulnerability remediation and validation
  • Strong communication abilities
  • RHCE / RHCSA, GCIH, GPEN, certifications are a plus
  • Python experience is a plus