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Zurich NA Senior Security Engineer in United States

Senior Security Engineer

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Background

Senior Security Engineer

Background

Established in 2013 and now based in Blackrock, the DTC Dublin Hub delivers best in industry infrastructure and security services across the Zurich Insurance Group. Whether it's with one of our core capabilities such as Cyber Security, or working with our Cloud or Crowdsourcing teams, our customers are our priority. We work hard to deliver our services excellently with our unique talent. We are committed to working with the best and brightest people from the broadest talent pool possible. We believe a diversity of ideas fosters innovation and engagement, allows us to attract the best people, and to develop the best products, services and solutions. Qualified individuals from all walks of life are encouraged to apply.

Making the DTC Hub a great place to work is highly important to us. We are committed to working with the best and brightest people from the broadest talent pool possible. We believe a diversity of ideas fosters innovation and engagement, allows us to attract the best people, and to develop the best products, services and solutions. Qualified individuals from all walks of life are encouraged to apply.

Zurich Dublin Technology Centre is looking for a Senior Security Engineer join a team of security professionals working to secure the Zurich network by deploying exciting and varied security technologies to the global Zurich IT infrastructure.

Your Role

As an Senior Security Engineer your main responsibilities will include, but not necessarily be limited to, the following:

  • Plan, analyse and design global security systems including network monitoring, intrusion detection and prevention, identity management, access control, mobile device management and data protection. Initiate upgrades to security systems as necessitated by technology availability, security gaps, emerging threats, business needs.

  • Serve as a primary security contact for projects during the planning, analysis, and design phases of projects.

  • When required serve as a project manager for enterprise security infrastructure implementations to ensure timely delivery against project timelines.

  • Provide subject matter expertise on key technologies in use within the IT environment.

  • Enhance the Security Group's reputation by maintaining personal networks with other IT and business unit suppliers and vendors; participating in professional organisations and acquiring professional certifications; accepting ownership for tasks; providing noticeable business valuable beyond technical security consultation.

Your Skills and Experience

As an Senior Security Engineer your skills and qualifications will include:

5+ years’ experience working in a global IT environment in a systems integration or deployment & engineering role.

  • Intermediate to Advanced security technology experience

  • Public Cloud familiarity – AWS/Azure

  • Networking knowledge L2/L3

  • Project management skills and ability to manage information security project delivery

  • Experience with working across business unit and geographical boundaries to engage team members required

  • Proven ability to deliver projects & strong communication skills

  • Ability to work with external vendors and service providers

  • Strong understanding of technologies outside of security is required

Qualification

Vendor/Platform experience in the below an advantage:

  • Product installation, configuration, migration & troubleshooting of networking and security equipment from:

  • Terraform/IaC/CI/CD

  • Firewalls (PaloAlto),

  • CrowdStrike/AV,

  • Proofpoint/Symantec/DLP,

  • SIEM (Splunk), 

  • Identity management/CyberArk/Safeguard

  • AD/ADFS/Azure AD

Relevant Industry Certificates an advantage: 

  • No pre-requisites on industry certificates although candidates with a history of continual professional development are preferred.

  • AWS/Azure qualifications

  • Networking: CCNA or higher desirable.

  • Information Security: Any of CISSP, CISA or CISM is highly desirable; Other security certifications considered (CEH, OffSec, SANS etc.).

  • Platform & Vendor Specific: Symantec, Splunk, RSA, Microsoft, RedHat, VMWare etc. all considered valuable

  • Project Management: PMI or Prince2 seen as a bonus.

Additional Information

Primary work location is Blackrock, Dublin. Position is Dublin-based but occasional travel may be required to other Zurich locations.

If you value an exciting and varied working environment and meet the above requirements, then our recruiter Niall Bergin is looking forward to receiving your application by clicking on the button “Apply online”.

Who We Are

Zurich is one of Ireland's leading insurance companies providing a wide range of general insurance and life insurance products and services. The company employs over 1,000 people across its locations in Dublin and Wexford.

Zurich is a strong brand. Zurich in Ireland is part of Zurich Insurance Group, a leading multi-line insurer that serves its customers in global and local markets. Our 55,000 employees worldwide form the basis of our success, helping our customers in 210 countries and territories to understand and protect themselves from risk. In order to deliver our services, we offer a competitive compensation package and interesting opportunities for further training & development. As a Zurich employee you benefit from a multitude of advantages as well as a strong culture, characterized by acceptance, diversity and team spirit.

At Zurich we are an equal opportunity employer. We attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability.

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