Sr Software Engineer (Security Engineer)
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About Gartner Digital Markets:
Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner. Our mission is to help small businesses make the right technology decisions and find the tools they need to grow, optimize, and become more effective at what they do. The business is comprised of three leading brands—Capterra, Software Advice, and GetApp. For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the technology space, Gartner Digital Markets offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the stability and resources of a large, established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming.
The role is for a position on Capterra’s DevOps team. The role will help us in making sure that the Capterra’s infrastructure is secure and SOX compliant. Capterra’s infrastructure currently is hybrid in nature. Capterra leverages AWS for cloud services and maintains some infrastructure in private data centers as well. The role is responsible for working with the Capterra tech team and implementing the necessary measures to maintain the security. The role will act as a liaison between Capterra and other Gartner teams such as Security, InfoSec and Cloud.
What You Will do:
Work closely with other Gartner teams to ensure the Capterra infrastructure is secure and compliant
Educate the greater Capterra development team on security concepts and best practices
Clearly convey our security posture through diagrams and documentation
Address any cybersecurity related issues
Work with the systems engineers on hardening
Install software or tools that monitors systems and networks for any security breaches and intrusions
Run periodic scans of our infrastructure and systems
Identify threats and vulnerabilities to our systems and help mitigate them
Regularly report the Capterra’s security posture assessment
Work with product and development teams to ensure new features are designed securely
Ensure we are compliant with SOX (Sarbanes Oxley)
Strive to be proactive in all security related work
Stay up-to-date on security related announcements
What You Will Need:
BE in Computer Science, E&C or E&E
5 or more years of experience as a security engineer or related position
Extensive knowledge of operating systems and databases security
In depth knowledge of security protocols and principles
A history of managing the security in the AWS cloud
Strong experience working with AWS security related functions
Linux/Unix command line skills
Solid understanding of networking, HTTP, and the Internet
Deep understanding of the types of vulnerabilities for web applications, cloud infrastructure, and traditional colocation infrastructure
Nice to have:
An associate level AWS certification
Certification in cybersecurity
Ability to write simple shell scripts
Experience with tools such as AWS Inspector
Who you are:
Excellent Communication and Prioritization skills.
Ability to work collaboratively across the IT organization (infrastructure/development/back office groups).
Ability to work independently or within a team, proactively, in a fast-paced AGILE-SCRUM environment.
Owns success – Takes responsibility for successful delivery of solutions.
Strong desire to improve upon their skills in software development, frameworks and technologies
What we offer:
In addition to an outstanding work environment with rapid advancement potential, Gartner associates enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, including:
Limitless growth and learning opportunities.
A collaborative and positive culture — Your team will be as smart and driven as you.
Outstanding compensation — Plus competitive benefits and generous time off.
A chance to make an impact — Your work will contribute directly to our strategy.
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