Senior Security Engineer

Employer
Alarm.com
Location
Tysons Corner, VA
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Industry
Engineering, Security
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities: The Senior Security Engineer primary job responsibilities include:Perform application and infrastructure penetration tests, as well as physical security review and social engineering tests for our global clientsSelect and acquire additional security solutions or enhancements to existing security solutions to improve overall enterprise securityOversee and manage the deployment, integration and configuration of security solutions and of any enhancements to existing security solutions and the enterprises security documents.Contribute to the creation of Information Security Policies, Standards, Procedures and ControlsActively partner with infrastructure, application and other stakeholders to ensure deployed solutions minimize security and privacy risks.Recommend and advise on changes to security controls and business application solutions.Maintain up-to-date knowledge of the IT security industry including awareness of new or revised security solutions, improved security processes and the development of new attacks.Maintain Incident Response Program.Responsible for various security tools and processesRecommend actions/practices to management in order to ensure compliance with security and regulatory requirements in decision-making processes.Suggest actions in order to mitigate risk in any activity that potentially impacts security of existing IT and information management.REQUIREMENTSB.A. or BS (or higher level degree) in Computer Science or a similar engineering program with strong academic performance preferred4+ years of information security experienceCISSP, CISA, CEH, OSCP or other information security certificationPerform security reviews of application designs, source code and deployments Must have knowledge and stay up to date on the latest security advisories, alerts and vulnerabilities.Strong verbal and written communication skills for a highly collaborative environmentRigorous attention to detail and focus on quality of deliverablesProven team experience and comfort in a team-oriented environmentPassion for working with technology and excitement for creating high quality consumer technology product WHY WORK FOR ALARM.COM?Collaborate with outstanding people: We hire only the best. Our quality standards are high and our employees enjoy working alongside other high achievers. Make an immediate impact: New employees can expect to be given responsibility for bringing new technologies to the marketplace within weeks. You are empowered to perform as soon as you join the Alarm.com team! Gain well rounded experience: Alarm.com offers a diverse and dynamic environment where you will get the chance to work directly with executives and gain a broad knowledge base across multiple areas of the business. Work with latest technologies: As we continue to lead the industry, we require expertise across a broad spectrum of technologies including short and long-range wireless communication, video surveillance, lighting and HVAC automation, web development, and backend application development and hosting. Focus on fun: Alarm.com places high value on our team culture. We even have a committee dedicated to hosting a stand-out holiday party, happy hours, and an annual corporate retreat.COMPANY INFORMATION Alarm.com is the leading cloud-based platform for the smart home. Millions of home and business owners depend on our technology every day to make their properties safer, smarter and more efficient. We make the Smart Home broadly accessible by enabling easy automation and control across a range of connected devices through our single, intuitive user interface. Alarm.com earned the Top Workplace award for its employee culture and the meaningful work we do every day to develop and bring to market new technology that will make millions of people safer and help them use energy more efficiently. Were seeking those who are passionate about creating change through technology and who want to make a lasting impact on the world around them. Our solutions are exclusively distributed through a network of authorized service providers. For more information, please visit www.alarm.com. COMPANY BENEFITS Alarm.com offers competitive pay and a generous benefits package starting on day one of employment including 100% paid medical for employees, a health savings account option with company contribution, waiver allowance, 401(k) with employer match, paid holidays, paid time off starting at 4 weeks and increasing with tenure and paid maternity/paternity leave. We offer a casual dress work environment, annual company retreat, grocery delivery and in suite bike racks and showers. Alarm.com is an Equal Opportunity Employer