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Systems Engineer - Security at Prudential Ins Co of America in roseland, New Jersey

Posted in Information Technology 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Are you someone who’s passionate about protecting all the things? Are you someone who likes to break things in order to make them more secure? Do you enjoy crawling Twitter, Reddit, and other sources for the latest security exploits, trends, and latest rick and morty or baby yoda gifs? Do you like people?

Prudential is looking for an extremely driven individual to help design the future of security within the Information Security Office. As a security architect, you will have the opportunity to influence enterprise wide direction on security policies and technologies. The ideal candidate will have an extremely diverse background in operating systems, networking, and general knowledge of security technologies and concepts as it applies to identity, endpoint, network, and cloud technologies. Also, you have to like working with a really cool team of passionate security technologists.

What you’ll be doing:

  • You will be tasked to design, build, implement and maintain a world class security environment

  • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements

  • Identify security design gaps in existing technology and security tool landscape and recommend changes or enhancements

  • Provide recommendations on which tools and capabilities should be deployed/tuned based on research of current environment

  • Drive creative solutions to the tough to solve technical challenges while wearing your Security hat

  • Evangelize new security technologies and techniques within the organization (Basically tell everyone how cool security is and why they should be doing it)

Things that make you awesome (someone who we’d be looking for):

  • Technical knowledge and experience with managing various Microsoft 365 Services and Technologies including, but not limited to: Azure AD, Exchange, SharePoint, ADFS, Azure Information Protection, Office 365 ATP, Defender ATP, etc

  • Experience working with Legacy and Next-Gen AV platforms, Endpoint Detection and Response, Device Control, and Host Based Firewalls

  • Strong understanding of native operating system level security controls such as Group Policy, Mobile Device Management, and security baselines

  • Extensive experience working with and managing Microsoft Server and Client Operating Systems (Windows 10 SAC, Server 2012 R2, Server 2016, Server 2019)

  • Experience working with and managing macOS and various distributions of Linux

  • Experience working with a SIEM (Splunk experience is a plus)

  • Scripting knowledge of Microsoft PowerShell, JSON, .Net, Python, Kusto Query Language (KQL) or something similar preferred

  • Experience with Automation & Orchestration between different technology solutions

  • Experience designing and implementing security solutions

  • Ability to boil down complex technical concepts into easily digestible presentations or documentation

  • Strong diagraming and documentation skills

  • Strong communication skills

  • A hunger to solve extremely tough security challenges in a rapidly changing environment while collaborating with your peers

  • Maintaining knowledge of the latest security challenges, techniques, and threat landscape

  • A passion for technology and cybersecurity

  • Loves to get hands on and rally anyone they need to get the job done

  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience working in technology (infrastructure, security, or any other technology area)


Things that would be nice to have (someone who has these will definitely catch our eye):

  • Experience managing securing multiple SaaS/IaaS services

  • Experience architecting, deploying, and managing enterprise wide software deployment platforms such as System Center Configuration Manager

  • Familiarity with sandboxing solutions and malicious file analysis

  • Familiarity with Zero Trust Frameworks

  • GIAC/SANS/MCSE or other relevant certifications