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Sr. Data Protection Engineer

Irving, Texas

Job Description:

What makes Gartner a GREAT fit for you? When you join Gartner, you’ll be part of a fast-growing team that helps the world become smarter and more connected. We’re the world’s leading research and advisory company, achieving consistent double-digit growth by steering clients toward the right decisions with business and technology insights they can’t find anywhere else. Our associates enjoy a collaborative work environment, exceptional training and career development — as well as unlimited growth opportunities. If you like working with a curious, supportive, high-performing team, Gartner is the place for you.

What You'll Do

  • Develop applications and infrastructure to prevent loss of data through use of sanctioned and unsanctioned services.
  • Improve risk management in Gartner public and private on-premises and cloud infrastructure
  • Design minimally invasive solutions to solve enterprise challenges
  • Work with Information Security GRC team to develop processes for Data Loss Prevention (DLP)
  • Work Information Security Operations, ensure continuous monitoring and response automation
  • Work with IT, Cloud and Product teams to ensure systems are deployed with appropriate controls
  • Develop infrastructure as code DLP patterns for cloud systems and applications
  • Build technical standards and policy
  • Protects the company from a wide-variety of business risks ranging from financial loss, regulatory fines and penalties, loss of intellectual property, and/or brand/reputation risk.

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or equivalent.
  • 4+ years of experience developing and deploying data loss prevention controls
  • 3+ years of experience developing software, and/or scripts
  • 3+ years of experience in information security and/or risk management
  • Experience architecting solutions in a multi-vendor cloud environment – IaaS and SaaS providers
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills; commitment to team collaboration and training
  • Exposure to key Privacy/data protection requirements and collaborating with Legal/Privacy teams
  • Ability to evaluate and communicate data loss threats to diverse IT and Business teams
  • Experience evaluating risk for data loss in databases, email, web and collaboration tools and services across on premises, cloud and SaaS environments
  • Hands on experience developing and engineering enterprise solutions for encryption, key management, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB), and Information Rights Management
  • Engineering endpoint data classification and labeling solutions and DLP capabilities
  • Understanding best practices for managing cryptographic functions across infrastructure and application development
  • Experience managing encryption and key management risk in cloud/SaaS environments
  • Development experience with application frameworks – Java, .Net, JavaScript, etc.
  • Exposure to Public Key Infrastructure best practices
  • Experience with agile methodologies and project management
  • Commitment to documentation and tracking results via enterprise ticketing/collaboration platforms
  • Building policy, strategy and pattern documentation

Who You Are

  • Enthusiastic about learning new techniques, strong analytical and problem-solving skill
  • Good judgment, prompt decision-making ability, responsibility and accountability
  • Commitment to team work as both a contributor and a leader
  • Excellent communication, analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills

What We Offer

  • In addition to an outstanding work environment with rapid advancement potential, Gartner associates enjoy exceptional compensation and benefits, including:
  • An upbeat, positive culture. Integrity, objectivity, collaboration, results and a no-limits mindset are central to our values
  • Limitless growth. We work with you to help you meet your goals and advance within the company
  • Encouragement to be innovative and challenge status quo
  • Exposure to industry leading training and development
  • Performance based recognition and rewards

Job Requisition ID:32000

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