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Enterprise Security Engineer



Other Engineering
Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Posted on Monday, November 20, 2023

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Are you a security professional passionate about translating technical risks into balanced guidance for a diverse workforce? Are you inspired by innovating pragmatic solutions for security challenges across a broad range of enterprise infrastructure platforms and products? Do you get excited about enabling an effective security program at scale?

Enterprise Security Assurance secures our enterprise environment that serves our rapidly expanding workforce. In this role, you will partner closely with technology and business partners to understand their objectives, identify threats, and scale our enterprise security programs. You will collaborate with our Business and IT organizations and champion security requirements in the selection, development, and integration of a wide range of technologies. You will also have the opportunity to identify emerging threats and design new processes that balance security and business agility across Salesforce.

At Salesforce Trust is our #1 value. We are looking for a team player who can contribute and grow alongside an established and experienced team of technical security professionals. Are you interested in becoming part of an innovative, business-centric security team that focuses on preventing and remediating risk to the organization?

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform full stack security assessments of a diverse and complex range of environments including:
    • Operating system and hardware platforms (server and client endpoints, mobile and other embedded devices)
    • Network infrastructure (switches, routers, wireless access points, load balancers, firewalls, VPN, SDN, cloud)
    • Authentication and authorization services (SAML, OAuth, Radius, Kerberos)
    • Public cloud infrastructure platforms and technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure, Terraform)
    • Securing Web Applications, SaaS pentesting
    • Code Reviews and SDLC
    • Security Architecture Design Reviews
  • Threat model common attacker methods to develop appropriate mitigation techniques.
  • Collaborate with engineering teams and business partners to drive solutions through a secure development lifecycle.
  • Define and develop technical security standards and guidelines with business stakeholders.
  • Research new technologies, emerging threats, and vulnerabilities.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 3+ years experience in one of the following security roles: security operations, security engineering, incident response, penetration testing, intrusion detection, network security, application security, identity management, cryptography, or endpoint security controls (Experience varies by role level)
  • Understanding of major areas pertaining to security:
    • Common network security models and protocols.
    • Methods of determining integrity and providing confidentiality.
    • Operating systems internals and vulnerabilities.
    • Exploit mitigation techniques.
    • Application security.
  • Excellent communication skills with experience providing advice to internal customers on risk assessment, threat modeling, and remediation of vulnerabilities.
  • Ability to distill complex technical information verbally during situation reports and briefings.
  • Proven project management and organizational skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills, organizational skills, ingenuity, and the ability to work as part of a team.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant scripting experience in one or more of these languages: Bash, Powershell, Python, Java, JavaScript / NodeJS. Experience with DevOps, CI/CD pipelines, or secure development lifecycles.
  • At least one security related certification such as OSCP, GCIH, GCIA, GPEN, GWAPT, GMOB, GPPA, CCNP, CCNP Security, CCIE Security
  • Hands-on experience designing solutions or performing security testing of cloud environments (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)
  • Experience performing detailed network traffic analysis, architecture review, and engineering network security solutions
  • Experience writing security white papers and/or presenting at industry security conferences and events.
  • Strong working experience with common security assessment tools such as BurpSuite, Nexpose, Nessus, Metasploit, Nmap
  • Strong understanding of encryption methods

Benefits & Perks
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