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Security Engineer II

First Data Marietta, GA

Job Description



Position Description Overview

Offering a cyber security role with the œOperational Application Protection Team. Work in a dynamic and challenging environment where your focus is on reducing the potential impact of threats that impact Internet facing web application systems. Expect frequent interaction with Security Assessment, Security Operations and Cyber Security Incident Response Teams working together to identify ongoing threats to the system. Take the work a step past ˜identify' and join us developing protections for web applications utilizing state of the art cyber technologies (Web Application Firewalls, Network Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention, Network Traffic Scrubbing ) that protect operational systems in real-time. While stopping bad actors in their tracks, this role will sharpen your skills. Skills required by Global Cyber Security & Fraud teams.

Job Responsibilities

  • A Subject Matter Expert responsible for confidentiality of client information and compliance with department standards and procedures.
  • Designs, installs, implements, maintains, and troubleshoots complex operating systems software and related program products.
  • Provides technical consulting on the use and integration of applications into the operating environment.
  • Performs additional job duties as required.

Scope of Job

Leads strategic projects as the subject matter expert.

Provides strategic leadership.

Coaches and mentors other team members.


Works independently works with functional and business units to execute projects.


Job Requirements

  • 10+ yrs. of related IT experience.
  • MS preferred or Bachelor's Degree with equivalent work experience and appropriate certifications.
  • Expert knowledge of operating systems, subsystems, and software vendor products.
  • Strong understanding of how technology relates to business, market and industry and applies knowledge to support the needs of critical systems and projects.
  • Strong understanding of cyber threats as related to Internet facing web applications.
  • Experience with utilizing NIST CVE data relating to web application vulnerabilities to develop threat response actions utilizing OSI Layer 4 through 7 deep inspection
  • Experience with threat analysis of web application network traffic protocols and patterns
  • Understanding and respect for managing and maintaining production operational systems
  • Experience using scripting or automation to reduce team workload on repetitive tasks
  • Experience communicating with CISO/CIO/CTO level leadership - 10+ years related IT and cyber protection experience desired. 
  • MS preferred or Bachelor's Degree with equivalent work experience.
  • CISSP or other professional cyber certification desirable. 
  • Expert knowledge of and experience with maintaining cyber technologies that can protect operational web application systems, such as: Imperva Secure Sphere & F5 BigIP Web Application Firewalls (WAF) -- F5 BigIP Network Firewalls & Denial of Service(DDOS) Scrubbing systems -- CheckPoint Intrusion Prevention systems

First Data is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled/LGBT)
First Data provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender (including gender identity/expression), disability, veteran status and military status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, or any other factor that may be protected by law.


Job Details

Date Posted July 14, 2018
Date Closes August 17, 2018
Requisition 2360950
Located In Marietta, GA
SOC Category 00-0000.00