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Sr Security Analyst


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About the role

Gartner's Cyber Technology Engineering team is looking for a high-performing, self-driven, motivated team player for the role of Security Engineer to expand company’s security capabilities within its global information security organization. The person will be responsible for leading and working on security engineering projects to provide security solutions as per business needs. You will assist with managing risk to Gartner’s reputation, customers and Information Technology by providing engineering assistance in implementation and operationalization of cyber security solutions across the enterprise

What you’ll do:

  • This position requires strong technical skills and an ability to resolve complex problems while working on time-boxed, multiple concurrent development projects. 

  • Demonstrate strong understand of Open Source technologies, framework, tools and trends.

  • Demonstrate the ability to be a full stack developer from UI through middleware to the backend. 

  • Be passionate about open source technologies in general.

  • Work in an agile team setting.

What you will need: 

  • Build and lead implementation of tools to automate security monitoring and tasks

  • Lead the review of security-sensitive aspects of applications and systems

  • Responsible for developing solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities quickly and efficiently

  • Lead security projects from design, implementation to operational phase.

  • Assist with and collaborate with third party penetration-testing firms

  • Work with performance management/monitoring team to setup necessary alerting and reporting on capacity utilization of various security components

  • Provide cross-trainings to other teams or other team members as and when needed

  • Perform other day-to-day tasks as required

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Information Technology, or equivalent.

  • 4-6-year experience of working on IT security projects in a fast-paced, time-bound environment.

  • Strong knowledge of networking like routing, switching, TCP/IP, SSL, TLS, DNS, DHCP, NACLs

  • Experience with software development skills on programming languages like Java, C#, Golang

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills; commitment to team collaboration, training and mentoring

  • Familiar with security best practices in IaaS/PaaS services such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud

  • Strong scripting skills (e.g., Python, Shell script, etc.)

  • Commitment to documentation and tracking results via enterprise ticketing/collaboration platforms

  • Experience working with fast-paced operations/dev teams and DevOps practices

  • Background in Linux and *nix operating systems

  • Foundational understanding in application security, cryptography, PKI, network security, security in server less environments and micro services-based architecture

  • Familiarity with security assessment tools like Metasploit, Burp suite, Wireshark etc.

  • Understanding of concepts with Web Applications Firewalls and DLP

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 mind-set 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 

Who are we

G artner is the world’s leading research and advisory company, offering information, advice and tools for business leaders. We provide objective and invaluable insights to our C-level executive clients, where we guide them to achieve the mission-critical priorities of their organization. We’ve grown exponentially since our founding in 1979 and now employ over 17,000 associates globally and support 12,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

Our awards and accolades

  • Fortune World’s Most Admired Companies 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020

  • Forbes America’s Best Employers 2018, 2019; Best Management Consulting Firms 2017, 2018, 2019

  • Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index Best Places to Work for LBGTQ Equality 2018, 2019 & 2020

Job Requisition ID:45667

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