Engineering Senior (Data Security)

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
Reston, VA
Posted
Jun 07, 2017
Closes
Jun 22, 2017
Ref
6980BR
Hours
Full Time
Position Overview
The Security Engineering Senior will be part of the Security Engineering Team within the Information Technology Division. This position is responsible to provide security engineering support for the infrastructure and applications across multi-site enterprise and data center environments; including engineering on data encryption, data masking and database monitoring
Responsibilities Include:

* Work closely with technology and business stakeholders to understand goals, determine security requirements, design and implement solutions to meet business objectives, IT strategic initiatives, corporate and regulatory requirements.
* Perform the technology planning, design, implementation and L3 support of IT Security solutions including Guardium, Vormetric Data Encryption, Informatica Dynamic Data Masking and other security tools.
* Protect and secure company resources in the cloud, virtual and physical infrastructures.
* Understand and advocate IT Security standards, reference architectures.
* Support the security risk assessment of applications and infrastructure; including remediation of incident response, vulnerability analysis and threat intelligence.
* Certifications of new versions in Vormetric and Informatica DDM.
* Coordination with Information Security team to ensure solution assurance and compliance to security policy, procedures, standards and baseline security configurations.
* Stay current with developing technologies, emerging threat landscape and predict impact of changing technologies.
* Ensure consistent delivery of superior technical solutions.
* Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative technical solutions and strategies.


Basic Requirements
* At least 7 plus years of relevant experience in IT Security
* Bacherlors degree in Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Science, related field or equivalent experience
* 3+ years of experience planning, designing and implementing IBM Guardium.
* Working knowledge of Vormetric, Imperva DAM, Splunk, UBA, and Informatica DDM
* Experience with scripting tools to automate routine tasks in Autosys, Service Now and BladeLogic
* Possess good working knowledge of PKI, multi-factor authentication, X.509 token, single sign-on, federated identity, and certificate management solutions
* Possess good working knowledge of IAM tools such as TAM, OIM, and Sailpoint
* Knowledge of security issues, techniques and implications across computing platforms
* Knowledge of information security standards (e.g., ISO, NIST) with an emphasis on NIST 800-53


Preferred Skills
* Experience with scripting languages – JavaScript, Perl, python, shell scripting
* Exposure to varied operating systems – UNIX, Linux, Windows
* General understanding of key IT components – LDAP, Networking, firewall, load balancing, Federated Identity.
* Experience in the financial services industry
* Preferred certifications such as Security +, CISSP, CISA
* Must be able to effectively perform both independently and collaboratively as a strong team contributor
* Strong verbal and written communications skills required; including development of detailed solution designs, implementation and support documentation


Closing Statement
Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.