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Belfast, Northern Ireland


Senior Security Engineer, Cyber Defense Engineering (Crypto)

  • Senior Security Engineer, Cyber Defense Engineering (Crypto)

    This is a perfect opportunity for the right person to become a key part of a fresh, new team of cybersecurity professionals that are being assembled to execute a pivotal role in protecting and defending the nation’s critical infrastructure.


    The Senior Security Engineer, Cyber Defense Engineering will be part
    of a team responsible for operating a highly important Cyber Defense function. This role encompasses the implementation and subsequent maturing of Cyber Defense solutions for CME’s Cryptographic Services Platform(s) within CyberDefense Engineering – Global Information Security.


    Position Responsibilities

     Participate in the Creation and Execution of Cyber Defense solutions as directed by Cyber Defense management and in accordance with CME’s Cyber Defense Roadmap
     Manage projects according to project plans with a keen eye to objective delivery, cost adherence and minimizing risk
     Maintain industry awareness of; Cyber Defense Product Landscape, emerging and rising threat landscape and the latest/newest protocols/techniques/evolution in Cyber Security/Cyber Defense with a focus on Cryptographic Technologies and emerging crypto patterns.
     Create / Document complete Service Designs including, but not limited to, Technical Requirement Documents, Proof of Concept use cases, Technology Engineering Documents, Service Operations Guides, etc…
     Perform Service Transition to requisite Service Operations organizations and Service Consumers

    Position Requirements
     Approx 5+ years in IT Engineering and\or Cyber Security Engineering
     Solid working knowledge of ITIL (ITIL Certification preferred)
     A good understanding of Industry Security standards (ie: ISO27001/2, NIST Cyber Security Framework, etc..)
     Practical working knowledge of agile engineering, implementing, operating and supporting a Cryptographic Infrastructure consisting of such elements as; Enterprise Key Management System (EKMS), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Hardware Security Modules (HSM), Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP), Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC), Transparent Data Encryption (TDE), Enterprise Digital Rights Management (EDRM) for
    Data-at-Rest, Data-in-Transit and Data-in-Use.
     Solid understanding of High Availability, System Resiliency, Systems Engineering and Web technologies.
     A working knowledge of Cloud Technologies (e.g. GCP, AWS, Azure), particularly Crypto implementations
     A working knowledge of Terraform, KCC and RestAPI
     Exceptional interpersonal skills; must build strong relationships with partners (internally and externally)
     Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
     Proven execution capabilities. Willingness to get hands dirty and do whatever it takes to ensure success. Ability to work under pressure, owning and meeting critical deadlines.

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