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Lead Encryption Security Engineer
Ref No.: 18-02527
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 03/09/2018
Lead Encryption Security Engineer

Location: Chicago, IL
Salary: Competitive
Duration: Perm
Industry: Financial Institution

Position Responsibilities:
  • Lead a small team of CyberDefense Engineers supporting the primary goal of Global Information Security – CyberDefense, with a focus on Cryptographic Technologies and emerging crypto patterns
  • Create and Execute CyberDefense solutions as directed by CyberDefense management and in accordance with client's CyberDefense Roadmap
  • Manage projects according to project plans with a keen eye to objective delivery, cost adherence and minimizing risk
  • Contribute to and Manage a rolling 18-24 month plan/roadmap, gain approval for said plan and execute said plan in accordance with CyberDefense Service Lifecycle (CDSL), a.k.a ITIL v3-2011 Service Principles
  • Maintain acute industry awareness of; CyberDefense Product Landscape, emerging and rising threat landscape and the latest/newest protocols/techniques/evolution in CyberSecurity/CyberDefense with a focus on Cryptographic Technologies and emerging crypto patterns
  • Create complete Service Designs including, but not limited to, Technical Requirement Documents, Proof of Concept use cases, Technology Engineering Documents, Service Operations Guides, etc...
  • Perform Service Transition to requisite Service Operations organizations and Service Consumers
Position Requirements
  • 10+ years in IT Engineering and\or CyberSecurity Engineering
  • Solid working knowledge of ITIL (ITIL Certification preferred)
  • A good understanding of Industry Security standards (ie: ISO27001/2, NIST Cyber Security Framework, etc..)
  • Excellent knowledge of technical leadership and information analysis
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) designing, engineering, implementing, operating and supporting a Cryptographic Infrastructure consisting of such elements as; Enterprise Key Management System (EKMS), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Hardware Security Modules (HSM), Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP), Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC), Transparent Data Encryption (TDE), Enterprise Digital Rights Management (EDRM), etc... for Data-at-Rest, Data-in-Transit and Data-in-Use.
  • Solid understanding of High Availability, System Resiliency, Systems Design & Engineering, Databases and Web technologies.
  • A solid understanding of Cloud Technologies (e.g. AWS, Azure, GCP), particularly Crypto implementations
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills; must build strong relationships with partners (internally and externally)
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
  • Proven execution capabilities. Willingness to get hands dirty and do whatever it takes to ensure success. Ability to work under pressure, owning and meeting critical deadlines

If interested and qualified please send updated resume to