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Sr Staff Cyber Security Engineer

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 11/7/2017 12:50:23 PM
  • 2939794
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Virginia; Glen Allen


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
At GE Digital, we are creating technology and solutions to enable social, mobile, analytical and cloud capabilities for the Industrial Internet. The Industrial Internet is an open, global network that connects people, data and machines. It’s about making infrastructure more intelligent and advancing the industries critical to the world we live in. At GE, we believe it’s about the future of industry—energy, healthcare, transportation, manufacturing. It’s about making the world work better. GE is transforming itself to become the world's premier digital industrial company, executing critical outcomes for our customers. Explore how you can drive greater asset reliability, lower operating costs, reduce risk and accelerate operational performance with our Predix platform and software solutions.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
GE Digital is seeking a seasoned cyber security engineer capable of developing cutting-edge detection solutions. This role will be a driving force behind the adoption of new detection technologies rooted in behavioral analytics and machine learning. This position is responsible for leading the development of enterprise platforms that enable the monitoring, automation, and orchestration of GE’s network security platforms, including both physical and virtual IDS, and big-data analytics.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Has the vision to integrate it across multiple systems.
  • Works independently and is seen as a technical leader.
  • Is responsible for driving the design and development efforts related to architecture, scalability, availability and performance in alignment with the product/application roadmap.
  • Proven track record of successful problem definition, decomposition, estimation.
  • Provides expertise in Design, Architecture, Development, Continuous Integration and Delivery.
  • Leads impact assessment and decision related to technology choices, design /architectural considerations and implementation strategy.
  • Expert in providing oversight, mentoring team members and leading large development efforts. Experienced in effectively delegating work.
  • Subject matter expert in processes and methodologies with ability to adapt and improvise in various situations.
  • Expert in navigating through ambiguity and prioritizing conflicting asks.
  • Expert level skills in design, architecture and development, with an ability to take a deep dive in the implementation aspects if the situation demands.
  • Demonstrates expert level skills in collaboration with different stakeholders, influences decisions, ability to take strategic view.
  • Leads the efforts across the product / multiple product versions and is an expert in custom solutions.
  • Defines and owns coding and design standards, ensures secure development practices, establishes expectations around performance, drives internationalization, and manages CI/CD pipelines.

    Qualifications/Requirements:

    Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a STEM related Degree
  • 8+ years’ experience in Information Technology
  • 6 + years’ experience in Cyber Security engineering and support

    Eligibility Requirements

  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required.We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.

    Desired Characteristics:
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience with Unix like operating systems (e.g. Linux, OSX, BSD)
  • 5-7 years’ experience working orchestration tools such as Puppet, SALTStack, Chef, or Ansible
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with detection technologies (e.g. Snort, Suricata, Bro, netsniff)
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with scripting languages (e.g. Ruby, Python, Perl)
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience with cloud technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure, OpenStack)
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with secure development life-cycles
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience with identity management and authentication
  • 5-7 years of experience administering Unix-like operating systems (e.g. Linux, OSX, BSD)
  • 5-7 years’ experience administering orchestration tools such as Puppet, SALTStack, Chef, or Ansible
  • Prior experience working within an Agile framework (Scrum/Kanban)
  • Prior experience as technical lead in an engineering environment
  • One or more Security Certifications or equivalent (CISSP, etc.)
  • One or more Platform Certifications or equivalent (RHCE, LFCE, etc)
  • Knowledge of CI/CD and automation tools (Chef, Git, Jenkins)
  • Experience in securing cloud infrastructure such as AWS, Azure and alike (i.e., inspection, logging, WAF, VM)
  • Experience in deployment of cloud controls for infrastructure, platform, and applications (IaaS/SaaS/PaaS), specifically within AWS, Azure and GCP
  • Familiarity with data analytics and machine learning principles and techniques
  • Knowledge of SIEM API integration techniques
  • Ability to solve very complex security issues that span legal, compliance and regulatory obligations across various lines of business and shared service areas of the company.
  • Demonstrated thought leadership by spurring the development of new innovative solutions to help solve broad business challenges
  • Experience with the creation, update, modification of current operational policies and processes to ensure regulatory compliance.

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    Locations: United States; Virginia; Glen Allen

    GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion​ of a background investigation and drug screen.


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