Senior Security Risk Engineer


Phoenix, AZ

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance


5 - 7 years

Posted 75 days ago

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Senior Security Risk Engineer

About Job

Compensation: $161,000 - $180,000

Job type: Direct hire

Job function: Information Technology

Industry: Insurance

Experience level: Mid-senior

Education level: Bachelor's degree

Job classification: Professionals

Location: Hoboken, NJ / Phoenix, AZ

Zip code: 07030 / 85016

Skills: Strong knowledge of WAF, Familiar with XSS SQLi and CSRF, Familiar with .NET Java Openstack Dcker TAM SSL/TLS and Load balancing, Familiar with AWS and Azure, Experience coding - JavaScript Python and Perl preferred

Experience required: 5 Years

Relocation assistance: No

Visa requirement: Only US citizens and Green card holders

Number of positions: 1


We serve as an internal business function providing infrastructure and operational services to our family of companies. Through a shared vision and best practices, we provide efficient and sustainable solutions to meet internal customer business needs. We are looking for talented and motivated individuals to join our team.


· The Senior Security and Risk Engineer is principally responsible for researching, designing, and integrating information security solutions and controls across the global enterprise in a way that is transparent to end users, supports executive strategies, and fundamentally ensures the security of the information is entrusted to protect. The Senior Security and Risk Engineer is responsible for conducting industry research on new and emerging security technologies in support of enhancing and maintaining evolving corporate strategies to ensure that security solutions will exhibit high levels of performance, security, scalability, maintainability, appropriate reusability and reliability upon deployment over $13 billion in revenue generation.

· The Senior Security and Risk Engineer will design networksecurity perimeter architecture, review internal and external IT projects and applications for risk and adherence to security policies, standards, and industry best practices. This position will lead and participate on multiple internal security project teams to evaluate and deploy security technologies globally and to make design recommendations for hardware/software products for the firm. Must define, document and design secure infrastructure and application architectures within the primary tenants of Availability, Integrity and Confidentiality.

· The Senior Security and Risk Engineer is responsible for maintaining and updating multiple product road maps supporting the secure infrastructure framework. This position will provide thought leadership regarding solutions, designs, architecture, integration, support, strategies across the entire organization to include decision making through successful implementation while employing the highest levels of integrity. Every decision must consider both direct and indirect impacts on the global IT infrastructure.

· Design, document, and deploy secure infrastructure solutions globally to enhance and evolve the security posture of the firm ensuring data integrity, availability and confidentiality of all data entrusted to protect. This includes millions invested in Next Generation Firewall architecture, anti-virus & anti-malware controls, proxy solutions, Data Loss Prevention software, whole disk and removable media device encryption, 2FA and MFA authentication, and PKI technologies.

· Drive and implement key security strategies within the operating companies designed to protect thousands of applications and servers world-wide from threats. Responsible to design and implement networksecurityarchitecture controls in support of hundreds of internal and external business IT projects and applications contributing to revenue growth globally. Review, assess and signoff on business projects with respect to risk and adherence to security policies, standards, and industry best practices for data protection of Company and client data. Lead project teams to include design, connectivity, and software solutions aligning security, cost, performance, and customer requirements to reach viable secure solutions.

· Drive technical and strategic direction of the Information Security function across all of companies globally. Responsible for maintaining and updating information security technology road maps through industry research, knowledge transfer, continued learning. Document and maintain comprehensive information security roadmaps and strategies with respect to process mapping, technical diagrams and schematics, standard operating procedures, and technical infrastructure documentation which results in the protection of sensitive information across thousands of applications and thousands of servers world-wide.

· Partner with and provide information security expertise to the operating companies to provide guidance and direction on secure application hosting for hundreds of internal and client facing application systems. Assess applications and the associated data flow for risk to sensitive data, systems, or infrastructure. Collaboratively document security controls and application access requirements associated with hosted applications and systems.

· End-to-End enterprise-wide tier III troubleshooting of network, desktop, server (hardware & software) and application performance & connectivity across the global wide area network as it relates to Information Security. Participate in or lead Computer Incident Response Teams (CIRT) as necessary by providing tier III support to mitigate active security incidents possible threatening the Global computing environment.

· Globally identify, document, measure and communicate technical Information Security Risks across the organization's data networks, systems, and applications using standard company toolsets and assessment processes to identify significant risk and attack surfaces which threaten the firm's revenue generating capabilities. Build enhanced risk assessment methodologies to effectively communicate technical attack threats to executive level business leaders in business terms.

· Conduct technical risk and change reviews, enforcing the firm's Security and Compliance policies and best practices as required to ensure our highly sensitive client and Company information is appropriately secured. Engage business and project teams globally to clearly explain policies, decisions, and appropriate threat mitigation steps to maximize efficiency and productivity of the security assessment process. Identify and suggest enhancements to global processes to ensure continued effectiveness.


- 4-year college/university degreerequired

- Minimum 5+ years of application securityarchitectureexperience with large scale implementations spanning multiple business lines distributed globally.

- Must have experience with Internet Application Hosting architectures, best practices and related technologies to effectively protect externally facing applications at the network and host levels.

- Strong knowledge of WAF technologies. Experience with F5 ASM is preferred.

- Familiarity with web application security vulnerabilities such as XSS, SQLi, CSRF

- Familiarity with common web application technologies such as .NET, Java, Openstack, Docker, TAM, SSL/TLS, load-balancing, etc.

- Familiar with common security controls on both Windows and Unix-based operating systems.

- Familiarity with Application Hosting in Public Clouds i.e. AWS and Azure

- Good understanding of Microsoft AD and integration in to secure application hosting environments.

- Good written and verbal communication skills a must.

- Must be able to quickly and succinctly architect and create technical solution documentation.

- Must be a self-starter, work with limited supervision & be able to work well with others in a globally diverse IT environment.

- Knowledge of cryptography as it relates to application and networksecurity is a must.

- Experience coding/scripting with common languages such as Java Script, Python & Perl is preferred.

- CISSP and/or CSSLP certification is preferred. Other Information Security oriented certifications a plus

- Understanding of industry leading Cyber Risk framework such as NIST 800-53

Company Description

Our company is a professional services firm like no other — a global network of 58,000 experts in risk, strategy, and people, united by an unusually collaborative culture that transcends business units and borders.

We bring the best people together to help clients discern new possibilities and pursue them with success.

For more than 140 years, we have grown by helping our clients prosper amid changing times and technologies, from the Industrial Revolution to the digital age. Our work today embraces many of society's most complex challenges: sustainable business growth; the health, wealth, and performance of organizations' people; resource security; cybersecurity; economic instability; climate change; and terror threats.

Our people are known for character, commitment to their clients' enterprise, and the temperament to overcome challenges. We are here for the long haul to help clients realize ambitious goals with the right plan, the right team, and the confidence that risks are fully addressed.

Our company offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, 401K, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients.


$161K - $180K