Delivering any data, anywhere, anytime, EdgeCast is the world's fastest and most reliable content delivery network. The company was founded in 2006 by technology entrepreneurs with years of experience building companies in the infrastructure, web services, and application delivery spaces. We built our global delivery network to provide the fastest, smartest content delivery on the planet. Deloitte and Touche recently named EdgeCast the #1 fastest growing Internet company in North America.
The Sr. Security Engineer builds processes and deploys security infrastructure components to maintain the confidentiality, integrity and availability of company and client data. This includes a functional role in access control security, operational security, software development security, and compliance. The Security Engineer will also assist with research and development of additional controls to identify misuse of assets, to mitigate compromises, and to perform security troubleshooting.
Implement the policies for all aspects of information security across the enterprise and production environments
Build the infrastructure for internal/external penetration tests and vulnerability assessments
Assist with creating information security policies
Define security processes following ITIL and industry best practices
Create the company's Incident Response program
Construct a repeatable Patch Management and Vulnerability management program
Make solutions for day to day network security activities
Design and build the security infrastructure for multiple projects.
Test and deploy new security technology
Create security escalation procedures and respond to escalated events
Implement all changes to security infrastructure in accordance with standard procedures and change control policies and procedures
Assist with audit and compliance efforts
Mentor other security engineers and analysts on security best practices.
4-year degree in a technical discipline (or equivalent experience) required
3+ years’ experience operating as a security resource for a large production operation, an ISP, a large scale web application or a similar environment
Experience interfacing with partner security policies and managing to third party security requirements
Experience building enterprise security compliance policies in a mixed operating system environment
Proven experience with auditing, risk and threat analysis, contingency planning, creating security standards, and various security tools
Understanding of TCP/IP, Linux, network/system intrusion techniques, firewalls and VPNs
Security certifications such as: GIAC, CISSP, OSCP, CEH, GPEN preferred
Project management skills or PMP preferred.
Strong scripting skills – shell scripting, Ruby, Python, Perl
Experience working in Web Application Security is a plus
Highly responsible, self-motivated, and able to work with minimal supervision
Results oriented persona with the ability to adapt to a constantly changing technical environment
Energetic and fast paced individual who thrives in a high growth, entrepreneurial environment
Enthusiasm to learn and grow with the role
Excellent organizational and follow up skills
Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
Competitive base salary
Choice of 2 HMO or 3 PPO plans
Employee Referral Bonus program
Corporate Discounts on Entertainment, Dining, Shopping, Computers, Gym Membership
Beautiful Santa Monica location
Swift career growth potential
Paid certification training in your field