Senior IT And Security Engineer

TGS Management Company, Llc. Princeton , NJ 08544

Posted 4 months ago

Security is one of the top priorities at TGS. We have intellectual property, confidential data, and complex computing environments that need to be protected. At the same time, TGS offers its employees the freedom they need to be productive and get their work done with minimal friction. Striking this balance between security and usability is the primary responsibility of security engineering at TGS.

The security team works with a number of technologies, such as network security monitoring, advanced endpoint protection, logging, and data analytics. Our responsibilities are broad, including our multiple data centers, cloud-based systems, desktop workstations, and mobile devices.

The individual filling this role will be a key technical contributor to our IT and cyber security efforts across TGS offices and data centers. This will involve planning and strategic decision making as well as implementation and execution of strategies, and regular interaction with senior leadership of the firm.

Skills & Experience

We are seeking to hire an engineer with diverse IT and security knowledge who also has deep expertise in a handful of subtopics.

Must haves:

  • 3+ years of professional security or Windows system engineering experience

  • Expertise in recent versions of Windows client and server operating systems

  • Experience managing Active Directory

  • Proficiency with recent versions of Linux

  • Familiarity with network design, network management, and firewalls

Nice to haves:

  • Computer science or information systems degree

  • Experience with Windows system deployment technologies

  • Software development/scripting in one or more languages (e.g., Python, PowerShell)

  • Experience with threat intelligence, security analysis, penetration testing, or threat hunting

  • Exposure to digital forensics and incident response (DFIR)

  • Experience with vulnerability management and patching

  • Hands-on experience with VMware

  • Hands-on experience with Splunk


For over two decades, the TGS team has built quantitative trading systems that have produced exceptional results across a range of financial markets. We use scientific methods and engineering discipline to solve challenging problems and develop technology solutions.

As an employer, we are small, discreet, and highly selective. If you're inspired by the idea of working on interesting problems with talented colleagues, we invite you to share your resume and explore the possibility of joining our team. Compensation package is excellent. In addition to a base salary, substantial additional compensation could be in bonuses that reflect your individual contribution as well as the company's overall portfolio performance.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Senior Manager GIS Security Architecture

Johnson Controls, Inc.

Posted 7 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/12/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-10T00:00 Johnson Controls Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI) is a global diversified industrial leader employing 170,000 employees serving customers in more than 150 countries with products, services and solutions on a B2B basis to a wide range of market segments. The company operates across three major business units: Automotive Experience; Power Solutions; and Building Efficiency. Automotive Experience generates approximately $20bn of revenue annually and designs and produces automotive seating and interiors systems that help make the driving experience more comfortable, safe and enjoyable. Building Efficiency provides products and services which enhance the comfort, safety and energy efficiency of buildings. Through its Power Solutions business, Johnson Controls is the world's leading supplier of batteries used in automobiles, including conventional cars and trucks. In fiscal 2014, Johnson Controls generated $42 billion in revenues. What you wil do: The Johnson Controls Global Information Security (GIS) team is undergoing a transformation and expansion as Johnson Controls increases its cybersecurity resources and capabilities to address the increasing cybersecurity threat landscape. Hosted in Boca Raton, FL, Milwaukee, WI, or Cork, Ireland, the Global Information Security Architecture Senior Manager is a position reporting into the Global Information Security Architecture and Engineering Director with responsibility of assisting in development of standards, architectural tollgates, assessments and designs. Is a key player and consultant in the development and implementation of global systems, with significant exposure to clients and interfaces within all levels of management and outside vendors. Serves as the lead on security application specification and design activities working closely with the regional Global Operations and Technology groups, Business Unit I/T delivery organizations, the identity management, and other infrastructure architecture members. Research, validation and evaluation of Identity management products to assist in defining strategy and deployment planning. Responsible for maintaining a close working relationship with the Service Strategy, other GI/ IT organizations and business unit representatives in order to understand their requirements and technology needs. Builds a business relationship based on trust and earns the respect and confidence of the BU's and regional I/T organizations. Maintains an understanding of key Business Unit initiatives to provide effective consulting services, both solicited and unsolicited. Ensures compliance with established architecture direction and standards. Works with Service Management and stakeholders to collect functional requirements and ensure the most effective solution is used. Works with Connectivity Platform Strategy and Engineering to understand current operational metrics, challenges and problems to adjust the architecture design accordingly. Develops and maintains a close relationship with key vendors, suppliers and service partners. Maintains an understanding of relevant industry standards and directions to ensure key vendors, suppliers and service partners development plans include support for same How you will do it: The responsibilities of the Information Security Global Architecture Senior Manager include, but are not limited to: * · Acts as a senior level mentor to application development and support personnel for any/all issues regarding the design or use of applications This includes enterprise operational staff and business unit personnel. * · Stays current on all enterprise and regional application development and implementation projects to maintain global standards and provide global continuity among regional development and support personnel. * · Acts as liaison between company and managed vendors to provide information on future projects, business requirements and technical concerns on initiated projects. * · Stays abreast of current and evolving technologies in the application security area. * · Manage and facilitate the design and implementation of secure applications in support of Enterprise and Business Unit applications. * · Participates in or leads the design and implementation and reserves final approval of all interfaces. * · Establishes security related standards, define technology roadmaps, support requirements and management infrastructure. * · Implement software security architecture for client facing products * · Partner with IT and risk management to develop a comprehensive set of cyber-security policies and procedures governing hosted and SaaS environments. * · Partner with IT and risk management to identify and obtain appropriate third party secure and risk certifications. * · Establish repeatable, effective methodology for addressing security related customer inquiries whether direct or via RFP. * · Develops enterprise level strategic plans and identifies key success factors; sets priorities and allocates the resources to achieve unit, division and corporate goals. * · Defines, prioritizes, schedules and monitors multiple enterprise level technical projects, developing and maintaining comprehensive project plans/schedules (and uses same to provide senior management with accurate and complete status information). * · Manages global scope of security assessments * · Adheres to all current changes and problem management policies and procedures. * · Follow the architecture analysis process, which consists on research, validation and evaluation of all new initiatives, with phase gates reviews presented to all stakeholders during the process. * · Ensures that third party solutions follow all Johnson Controls standards. * · Acts as an internal consultant to business units and Infrastructure IT. * · Provides management with accurate and complete status information. How you will do it: The successful candidate will be a passionate information security professional with the ability to communicate to different business and IT leaders. The candidate will be able to execute the Information Security architecture management strategy defined by leaders. The candidate will demonstrate drive, intelligence, maturity, and energy and will be a proven team leader and security strategist. * A minimum bachelor's degree in computer engineering, computer security or computer science discipline. * 7-10 years of information security related experience working with teams in security operations, incident analysis, developing applications, and security applications. * Familiarity with network security methodologies, tactics, techniques and procedures. * Experience performing security/vulnerability reviews of network environments. * Knowledge of network security architecture, understanding of the TCP/IP protocol, and remote access security techniques/products. * Experience with enterprise anti-virus/malware solutions, virus outbreak management, and the ability to differentiate virus activity from directed attack patterns. * Candidate must be able to react quickly, decisively, and deliberately in high stress situations. * Strong verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills are required to document and communicate findings, escalate critical incidents, to technical and non-technical audiences at different seniority levels and interact with customers. * Highly motivated individual with the ability to self-start, prioritize, multi-task and work in a global team setting. * Ability to create and maintain good business relationships with counter parts, customers and external entities to achieve the security operations management goals * Ability to maintain a high level of discretion and personal integrity in the exercise of duties, including the ability to professionally address confidential matters * Experience with open source and commercial security management tools * Experience in the definition and implementation of strategic information security plans * Expert knowledge of regulatory compliance requirements (PCI-DSS, HIPAA, FISMA, SOX) * Expert knowledge in National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) as they apply to FISMA Desired Certifications (but not required): * Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) * Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) * Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) * Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) * Cisco Certified Network Associate Security (CCNA Security) * Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) * Cisco Certified Network Professional Security (CCNP Security) * Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) * Server Platform Certifications (Microsoft, Linux) This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent. It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent. Incumbent may be required to perform other related duties. Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our commitment to sustainability dates back to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win everywhere, every day and creating greater value for all of our stakeholders through our strategic focus on buildings. Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit Johnson Controls, Inc. Princeton NJ

Senior IT And Security Engineer

TGS Management Company, Llc.