DevOps Security Engineer

Information Technology

Job Description:

This position works closely with many functions within the company to develop new processes, build out, and maintain new test environments. The DevOPS SE will be responsible for ongoing configuration, operations, audits live cyber security exploit testing environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Vendor engagements to setup and maintain cyber security products in a live exploit testing environment.
  • Communicate findings to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Engage with and support enterprise clients to ensure the use cases and testing represent the challenges faced in product deployment
  • Build out test environments, install systems and products
  • Review test harness and Software Requirements Specification (SRS) documents

 

Job Requirements:

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Strong understanding of virtualization technology
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience with security technology, whether network, endpoint, or operational forensics
  • Expert troubleshooting skills in MS Windows and Unix/Linux environments
  • Expert TCP/IP networking, networking architectures, and troubleshooting skills, including IPv6
  • Knowledge of RFC standards, specifically RFC 2544 and RFC 5180, and how they apply to networked devices
  • Packet analysis and network protocol dissection skills, using tools such as Wireshark/Ethereal
  • Good knowledge of network device performance testing
  • Good knowledge of network security device design
  • Hands-on experience configuring server hardware and deployment of MS Windows and Linux operating systems
  • MS Windows and Linux network administration experience
  • Awareness of SDLC and quality assurance and how these relate to product testing
  • Strong English verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional presentation and communication skills
  • Comfortable working with third-party vendors

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Software development background
  • Good understanding of security software testing
  • Scripting experience in Powershell, Python, Java, VBScript, Perl, Ruby, etc.
  • Experience with network and security performance testing equipment, both hardware and software (e.g., BreakingPoint and other Ixia products, Spirent/Mu Dynamics, Tomahawk, etc.)

 

Austin, TX

  • Security Analyst