Information Security Engineer at Careerbuilder in Denver, Colorado

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Job Description:

Information Security Engineer - Denver, CO, USA

Would you like to be a part of a global team of information security experts?
Join Western Union as an Information Security Engineer.

Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful

We're a FinTech that's using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. We're a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.

Better requires process, discipline, and simplification

As an Information Security Engineer you will be an essential part of Cyber Defense Infrastructure Engineering team focusing on network protection. Primary network protection systems are Intrusion Prevention System and Availability Protection System (DDoS protection). The Engineer will employ technical security skills to design, build, deploy and maintain infrastructure security tools, respond to escalated security alerts and provide security consultation and expertise for the technology teams and business.

You will be the escalation point for network protection security systems and will perform advanced security system maintenance and troubleshooting tasks. You will review escalated security system alerts and logs, correlate those into attack patterns and create action plans. You will perform protection security system architecture review, review and tune security system rule sets, aid in research of next generation security issues, 0-day attacks, and provide input on strategy for future security infrastructure and tools.

You will have the ability to work independently, take ownership of multiple tasks, and serve as the Subject Matter Expert for Infrastructure Engineering tools and processes.

You will need experience with security systems: IPS/IDS, DDoS protection (APS), SIEM, proxy, WAF, DAM, as well as experience in networking (TCP/IP, reading network packets, network technologies, and perimeter protection), Windows and Linux operating systems, AWS and GCP, Active Directory and LDAP.

You must be a strong team player with a desire to cross-train and learn from others, highly adaptable to shifting priorities and ad hoc critical remediation scenarios, and strong communication skills.

Join us, and let's move money for better

Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. It's an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If you're ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.

We're a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You'll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Western Union is proud to be an Equal

Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or any other protected category.


Annual base salary gross:

$81,204 - 143,043. The base salary range represents the anticipated low and high end of the Western Union salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as candidate's qualifications, skills, competencies and proficiency for the role. The base salary is one component of Western Union's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards and benefits include short term incentives, health insurance (several options to choose from), accident and life insurance, access to the best in class learning and development platforms, to name just a few! To view more details of our benefits, visit us here: In addition to the annual salary, this role is also eligible to receive an annual bonus.