What You'll Do
We are looking for a Sr Information Security Engineer to join the NWS Network Security team. You will be responsible for designing, building and deploying Secure Networks to protect Cisco against Information Security Threats. You will also responsible for risk assessment, identifying vulnerabilities within a network, and creating policies or configuring systems to enhance existing security features.
You will need to have strong foundational knowledge in all areas Network Administration & Information Security, superb interpersonal skills, and the ability to drive initiatives in a large teams. The role also requires a strong ability to work under pressure with incomplete information and adapt to changing priorities.
Specific responsibilities include:
Lead Information Security initiatives within Network Services to improve security posture
Provide guidance to engineering teams regarding the impact of security issues to drive remediation
Work closely with Project managers and Network engineers to drive security issues to closure
Provide consultation and solution recommendations to resolve security vulnerabilities and design secure systems
Write comprehensive technical reports
Draft Communications to inform InfraStructure Teams and Senior management about security issues, track vulnerability closure
Who You'll Work With
We're an agile, fun, passionate Network Infrastructure team within Cisco IT. Collaborating and working closely with Cisco Business Teams on new Cisco technologies/solutions in the Corporate and Data Center Network to deliver the most effective solution to our customer's problems, from design, implementation, and operations. The rare mix of our disruptive approach to traditional network infrastructure by going to software-defined networks.
When you work with us, you'll be part of a highly empowered collaborative team who's passionate about technology.
Who You Are
BS in Computer Science or similar field and 8+ Years of Relevant Work Experience
Experience with Network design, implementation, and Operations
CCNP desired, CCIE and/or CISSP equivalent is a plus
Strong foundational knowledge in all areas of Networking
Experience remediating vulnerabilities and driving security initiatives with large teams
Strong communication skills to be able to discuss technical issues with customers of all levels of technical expertise
Experience with vulnerability scanning tools Ability to prioritize vulnerability severity and impact to the business
Strong experience with Python, Perl, or Shell Scripting for tactical tooling and automation
Experience with Windows and Linux/Unix system administration
Proven grasp of PKI, SSL/TLS, HTTP, TCP, UDP
Self-starter, self-motivated, independent, and dedicated
Experience implementing large-scale security solutions and integrations
Validated experience designing secure systems and applications
Driven to automate and improve security processes and applications
Experience implementing secure infrastructure in the cloud
Ability to track and lead numerous parallel activities
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