Staff Engineer -Infrastructure Security

  • Company: LinkedIn
  • Posted: December 22, 2016
  • Reference ID: 1544919765
Staff Engineer -Infrastructure Security
LinkedIn is looking for an experienced Infrastructure Security Architect to be part of the Security Assurance team in House Security. House Security is responsible for protecting our infrastructure, applications, data and, most importantly, our members.
Responsibilities: You'll be working with architects, engineers and site reliability engineers across the entire organization to secure our infrastructure, harden our clients, servers, and networks against abuse. Act as a domain expert and consultant for systems, networks and infrastructure security. Conduct detailed security risk assessments on internal and member-facing services and infrastructure. Define security best practices, security policies and lead all security improvement initiatives. Proactively identify information security risks and develop solutions to mitigate security risks.
Evaluate and recommend new and emerging security products and technologies.
Basic Qualifications: -BA/BS Degree in Computer Science or equivalent discipline -10+ years in Information Security with at least 5 years focusing on infrastructure and network security -Experience with Linux security, Network protocols, routers, firewalls and ACLs -Experience in system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security -Experience in scripting languages such as Python -Experience in Linux/MacOS/Windows platforms and mobile technologies
Preferred Qualifications: -MS in Computer Science or equivalent -Experience working in large organizations securing networks and systems

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