IBM Security Engineer in FREDERICTON, New Brunswick

Job Description

Location for the role: Fredericton.

The Senior Security Engineer will be an integral member of the highly experienced Security Intelligence Product Security Team that is responsible for the overall security disposition of the QRadar product. To fulfill this role we are seeking a seasoned, successful, talented, and passionate security professional to join our team.

What are the top responsibilities of this role?

• Maintain existing product security requirements.

• Log, and track security defects to completion, offer remediation advice as necessary.

• Implement package updates to resolve vulnerabilities.

• Develop and review compliance test cases.

• Nessus scanning for OS vulnerabilities.

• Reproducing and validating reported vulnerabilities and incident response

This role will involve working with technology that is covered by embargo Export Regulations. If you are a Foreign National from any of the following embargoed countries (Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, Syria) on a work permit you are not eligible for employment in this position.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or 5+ years’ equivalent technology experience

  • 3+ years of demonstrated experience with focus in areas such as systems, network or security

  • Minimum of 3 years of server-side Java experience, including experience with web application vulnerability testing (e.g. source code analysis, penetration testing)

  • Demonstrated software development proficiency (C/C++, Python, bash, Java, etc.) Strong demonstrated knowledge of web protocols and an in-depth knowledge of Linux/Unix tools and architecture

  • Proficiency in Development experience over Linux/UNIX platforms.

  • Proficiency in administration aspects of Linux

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Experience in platform-level security mitigations and hardening for Linux.

  • Comprehension of algorithms and processes for programmatic automation via scripting or programming languages (Python, Ruby, shell, perl, etc.)

  • Well-rounded background in host, network and application security

  • Detailed knowledge of standards for authentication and authorization

  • Experience in penetration testing and exploitability-focused vulnerability assessment.

  • Experience in threat modeling, vulnerability assessment and risk identification.

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.