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Security Engineer



  • Develop and implement security plans and policies
  • Engineering, deployment, and monitoring security measures for the protection of the cloud platform infrastructure
  • Identify, evaluate, and define system security requirements
  • Immediately respond and thoroughly document all security incidents
  • Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes and propositions for further system security enhancement
  • Conduct periodic scans to proactively discover any vulnerabilities and recommend corrective actions
  • Conduct penetration testing, simulating an attack on the system to find exploitable weaknesses
  • Investigate security breaches
  • Lead incident response, including steps to minimize the impact and then conducting a technical and forensic investigation into how the breach happened and the extent of the damage

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Outstanding communication skills that go beyond “tech talk” – the ability to translate complex IT / security concepts to the leadership teams
  • Expertise in designing secure networks, systems and application architectures
  • Experience in building and maintaining security systems, like SIEM and vulnerability assessment software
  • Experience working with network security systems, including firewalls, IDS/IPS, DDOS protection platforms, NAC, and VPN access systems
  • Collaboration with Security Compliance team on planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures
  • Expertise across a variety of security products including firewalls, URL filtering, information security and virus protection
  • The commercial acumen to provide cost-effective security solutions
  • Proven work experience as a system security engineer or information security engineer for a large-scale data center environment
  • Working knowledge of various vendor’s security products including: Cisco ASA, Juniper SRX, Secui FW, NetScout, Tenable Nessus, Tipping Point IDS, Barracuda WAFs
  • Excellent problem solving skills and ability to work under pressure

About Joyent

Joyent, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung, is the open cloud company. Joyent builds technology, at the pinnacle of scale, performance, stability, and security to accelerate the transformation toward the mobile and cloud-centric world. Joyent designs, builds and manages market competitive cloud computing solutions and services for Samsung Electronics and its partners at global scale.

How To Apply

To apply, please submit a brief introduction, a copy of your resume, and a link to your Github or LinkedIn profile to with Security Engineer in the subject. Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for the position in a manner consistent with the Fair Chance Ordinance.

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