Cybersecurity Systems Engineer

Chevy Chase, MD
Sep 18, 2020
Sep 20, 2020
Full Time
The Cybersecurity Identity Engineering team is seeking a highly motivated Cybersecurity Systems Engineer interested in joining the Cybersecurity Identity Engineering team. You will address the challenges of cloud-first architectures, an increasingly mobile-workforce, and the accelerated rate of application-modernization which creates considerable opportunity for innovation in identity and access-management. The chosen candidate will be a talented Cybersecurity Systems Engineer that can move GEICO's Identity and Access management programs into the future! As the ideal candidate you will have a minimum of 5 years combined experience in systems administration, networking, and information security - preferably including experience in core identify and access platforms such as Active Directory. Responsibilities Include: Engineering Identity and Access related solutions in support of GEICO's security programs Collaborating with Identity Architecture to design and deploy identity and access solutions that are resilient and highly available Deploying, configuring and supporting identity and access related platforms and infrastructure for services such as Active Directory, Identity and Access Lifecycle Management and Governance, Federated authentication, Cloud Single Sign-On, Azure Active Directory, and Multi-Factor Authentication Developing security practices, policies and standards Creating and maintaining security documentation Researching security topics Key Responsibilities: Participate and contribute to the design and deployment of identity and access solutions that are resilient and highly available Assist in managing threat, attack detection and vulnerability management service Assist with the creation, review and maintenance of security policies and standards for networking Own the remediation and communication of high priority/critical/complex issues Maintain a consistent security threat dashboard that combines multiple tools and processes Deploy, configure, and support associated platforms and infrastructure As the selected candidate, you will work with other engineers, developers, and analysts in the Identity and Access Management organization to protect GEICO's information assets internally and externally. You will also plan, prioritize, manage risks, execute, and provide status to management. You will be able to look beyond immediate assignments and participate in developing a strategic roadmap for Identity and Access programs at GEICO. The role demands project management skills, great interpersonal skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills. You can also expect to deliver effective presentations. Minimum Qualifications: 5+ years hands on experience or working knowledge on a variety of infrastructure platforms including Windows Servers, (Linux is a plus), Windows Platforms and Applications Fundamental understanding of cybersecurity concepts Fundamental understanding of identity and access concepts including Active Directory users and groups Critical and Analytical thinking skills Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot complex technology incidents and problems Ability to perform root cause analysis Experience with PowerShell or similar scripting language Desired Skills and Experience: 2+ Experience with Administration of Active Directory Strong Documentation skills Strong understanding of core security concepts and practices Familiarity with cloud concepts, service offerings and infrastructures Excellent understanding of IT systems - Windows, Networking, Linux, etc. Security Service Management - setting SLAs, Processes, Procedures and Standards Security , Network and A Certifications Other Security certifications Education: BS/MS - Computer or relevant discipline, or actively pursuing is preferred #LI-DP1 #DI-DP Note: The safety of our associates, both current and future, is GEICO's highest priority. Currently, most of our associates are working remotely due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Candidates who are selected for this position will be trained remotely and must be able to work from home in a designated work area. Once GEICO determines it is safe for associates to return to the office, candidates may be required to work in our Chevy Chase, MD office. About GEICO For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace. Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including: 401(k) and profit-sharing plans Medical, dental, vision and life insurance Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs Tuition reimbursement Associate assistance program Flexible spending accounts Business casual dress Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations) Associate clubs and sports teams Volunteer opportunities GEICO Federal Credit Union Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary. GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers. How to Apply Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Please upload your resume, preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years.