Web Infrastructure Security Engineer

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Contract, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 15 Aug 17

Web Infrastructure Security Engineer

For our client, an international bank with a global reach, Swisslinx are looking for a highly motivated Web Infrastructure Security Engineer to help protect network boundaries, keep computer systems and network devices hardened against attacks and provide security services to protect highly sensitive data

Your responsibilities would include the following:

• Delivering security solutions for the internet facing infrastructure that runs in multiple data centers around the globe
• Ensuring that individual security solutions form an effective security system as a whole
• Creating detailed solution designs that fit well into bank's established platforms and core eco-systems
• Supporting product management and solution architecture in identifying effective solutions
• Providing 3rd level engineering support for security products
• Define use case, detailed technical specification and security baseline
• Evaluate, design and rate possible solutions and build a PoC
• QA: define test plan and execute tests
• Write operational manual and train operation team
• Manage unknown software issues/defects
• Report status/issues and project progress proactive

To qualify for this exciting contract position you will bring the following skills and experience:

• Proven track record of min. 8 years of work experience in IT and 2 years in a similar role
• Working knowledge & experience with the following areas in IT Security:
o Web Security technologies experience
o Working knowledge & experience of Linux or Unix (incl. scripting - Shell, Perl)
o Internet Security technologies (SSL/TLS, Apache, etc)
o Internet Facing Application components (Web Application Firewalls, Reverse / Forward Proxies,
o Authentication Servers (Web Access Management, SAML, etc)
• Overall knowledge on security concepts (application security)
• Fluent written and spoken English
• Good communication skills both in verbal and written manner
• Proactive and highly motivated team player
• Graduate degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related subject; alternatively an equivalent education in one of these topics

For further information, do not hesitate to contact:
Marta Kondracka, Technology Researcher: +41 (0)58 268 1054