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We are looking to hire a Lead cybersecurity engineer, who will
champion efforts to enhance security of our cloud infrastructure
helping implement security best practices and guard rails around
the use of various cloud services, and delivering those
capabilities through modern automation tools, principles and
patterns. They should have strong problem solving skills and
demonstrate the ability to work independently, communicating
effectively across multiple technical teams.
Our current tech stack includes AWS, GCP, Terraform, Linux,
Python, Git and Jenkins.
What You’ll Do
Engineer solutions in alignment with the Cybersecurity
engineering roadmap, and maintain processes for the delivery of
highly complex secure systems, cyber applications, technical
projects, and regulatory and risk requirements. Facilitate process
engineering, risk remediation, and mitigation of operational risk
in a high-velocity culture by collaborating to introduce
technology, requirements, deliverables, gaps, and systems design.
Contribute to analyzing cyber technologies, metrics models, and
performance indicators. Identify robust solutions and build
resilient next-generation systems to solve business challenges and
enhance the control environment.
How You’ll Do It
Manage relationships with security partners and vendors. Ensure
compliance with audit, regulatory, and legal requirements. Analyze,
design, and develop security solutions with Cybersecurity
architects to ensure they are consistent with corporate technology
goals and risk tolerance levels. Provide direction to
infrastructure, operations, data, and application developments
groups throughout the transitioning phase, implementation in
production, and beyond. Validate current- and future-state
architectural models to assess impact across assigned Cybersecurity
technology systems. Provide subject matter expertise for supported
security technologies and during escalations. Oversee security
requirements and technical specifications to guide project
implementation toward successful solution delivery. Maintain
knowledge of engineering next-gen designs, security trends,
threats, and attack techniques. Build and maintain effective
relationships with management, peers, project managers, and
internal customers. Design and engineer solutions to align with the
Qualifications You’ll Need
Bachelor's degree in information security, information
technology, or related field 6+ years of experience in information
security, security engineering, or related field
3+ years of experience working with AWS or GCP Cloud
Technologies Strong understanding of authentication, authorization
and permission mechanism in AWS or GCP Strong understanding of most
widely used AWS Product and Services suite (EC2, S3, VPC, RDS,
dynamoDB, Lambda, KMS, SQS, SNS etc.), their use cases, best
practices and implementation, and approaches to take in securing
such services, or similar experience in GCP Experience with
logging, monitoring and alerting technologies in AWS or GCP
Experience in Python Programming, writing test cases and managing
code in Github. Experience writing infrastructure as code in
Terraform. Exceptional communication and problem solving
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What are you waiting for? Apply today!
The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all
applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity &
inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting
process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.