IBM Senior Security Specialist - Endpoint Protection in Hyderabad, India

Job Description

About IBM

IBM is a global technology and innovation company present in India since 1992. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with approximately 380,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. IBM provides equal opportunities to all employees. We are changing how we build. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage.

Business Unit Introduction:

IBM Global Technology Services (GTS) helps clients plan, implement and manage an efficient, resilient, flexible IT infrastructure. IBM GTS is the partner of choice for infrastructure services – be it groundbreaking outsourcing tied to business outcomes or integrated managed services or discrete services.

Who You are:

  • You will be responsible to oversee the day to day operation of Security Service in security operations. Operation and utilization of (Sophos/Mcafee/Symantec), Appliance-Based Proxy/ Websense / Forcepoint/ and cloud-based zScaler, Encryption & security tooling and its associated process.

What you’ll do:

  • You will manage Sophos/Mcafee/Symantec Appliance-Based Proxy / Websense / Forcepoint / & cloud-based zScaler, Encryption, Two Factor Authentication, and Security Technologies, by Design, implementation, on-going management & troubleshooting.

  • Build and Maintain Security Operation Procedures (SOP)Initiate actions to remediate any discoveries that pose a threat to the Environment and participate in the Incident Management process as a domain expert for the Malware service.

  • Technical ownership in the installation, configuration, operations, and upgrade of Symantec DLO components including agent’s rollout. Configure and fine-tune policy and ensure that False Positives are eliminated. Proven knowledge of operating system platforms, web proxies (BlueCoat), MTAs, network protocols.

  • Stabilize and optimize DLP system performance, including rules and reports. Act as the domain expert of Symantec DLP solution, by keeping up to date with new features and capabilities. Handle everyday monitoring and operations for DLP and policy incidents. Should have knowledge of the TCP/IP protocol suite and related security concerns.

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses to become the expert you want to be You’ll learn directly from authorities in the field; our team leads love to mentor. You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 7 years of Security administration experience with exposure to Administrating Security Tools (Sophos/Symantec/McAfee/).

  • 8 years’ experience working with Security infrastructure

  • Should have demonstrable understanding and experience of various security technologies for Endpoint security solutions (AV, HIPS, Hard Disk Encryption), Authentication products (Quest Defender/RSA Secure ID/Secure Envoy)

  • Demonstrable understanding of encryption technologies, encryption key management, and information security policies

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Ability to perform in a team environment

  • Should focus on delivering tangible, measurable results to exacting timescales

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.