Role & Responsibility

 

As a lead security engineer you will take on a cloud and network security subject matter expert role in our growing security team. The security engineering team builds amazing infrastructure, tools, and detections that support the security of Appian corporate assets globally.  

 

You will be involved in all areas of Appian security infrastructure design, operation, and monitoring.  You will work in a dynamic information security team involving cloud computing technologies and multiple security frameworks. You will be responsible for security infrastructure integration, tuning, and security projects that are continuously evaluating the threat-landscape for Appian’s operations and service offerings. 

 

Requirements

 

  • Have worked as a subject matter expert in cloud based technologies (AWS, GCP, etc.)
  • 5+ years experience in security technology
  • Very strong knowledge about networking protocols and technologies - TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, etc.
  • Experience with security architecture design, scaling issues, and technology integration
  • Experience with scripting languages, API integrations, security data correlation
  • Experience providing network architecture security guidance to other engineers 

 

About You

 

  • Experienced with system design relating to event correlation and analysis from a variety of sources - NIDS, HIDS, WAF, Logs, etc.
  • Has worked in a senior level capacity in security operations center or IT operations
  • Excellent at problem solving and a talent for identifying creative solutions
  • Expert knowledge of security controls requirements and security best practices of IaaS and PaaS
  • Experienced with assessing network security technologies and configurations
  • Track record of working in global high-scalable environment 
  • Ability to work independently

Appian Corporation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Further, Appian will not discriminate against applicants for inquiring about, discussing or disclosing their pay or, in certain circumstances, the pay of their co‐worker, Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination. 

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