Information Security Engineer

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"At BMC trust is not just a word - it's a way of life!" We are an award-winning, equal opportunity, culturally diverse, fun place to be. Giving back to the community drives us to be better every single day. Our work environment allows you to balance your priorities, because we know you will bring your best every day. We will champion your wins and shout them from the rooftops. Your peers will inspire, drive, support you, and make you laugh out loud!  We help our customers free up time and space to become an Autonomous Digital Enterprise that conquers the opportunities ahead - and are relentless in the pursuit of innovation! 
BMC Software is looking for a motivated and skilled individual to join the IS&T SaaS Security team.  The Staff Information Security Engineer will have a solid background in network and public cloud security, SaaS architecture, endpoint, and container security.  The successful candidate should have both implementation and operational experience with various commercial and open-source solutions utilized for detecting and protecting against internal and external threats in a diverse multi-cloud SaaS environment.
  • Build, implement, and maintain security solutions that minimize risks to BMC's cloud subscription services
  • Support the establishment of security best practices including boundary protections, and other associated processes
  • Help develop mitigation strategies in response to identified risks from internal/external audits and customer assessments
  • Participate and serve as subject matter expert in security risk assessments
  • Collaborate with product architecture teams and make recommendations that improve cloud services
  • Work closely with IaaS/cloud partners to ensure architectures and systems meet BMC Information Security requirements
  • Coordinate with Security Operations Center to support security incidents
  • Review and approve security controls, processes, and changes
  • Comprehend security architectures and network data flows in multiple cloud environments
  • Review periodic security reports from internal and external sources
  • Experience with application and endpoint security solutions, including host-based security, IDS/IPS, and file integrity monitoring
  • Experience with cloud architectures, including Amazon, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, IBM Cloud and Google Cloud
  • Exposure to container security solutions and processes a plus
  • Comprehend security architectures and network data flows in multiple cloud environments
  • Security engineering experience in a SaaS organization/product a plus
  • Advanced knowledge of supporting enterprise technologies, including Linux, Kubernetes, Postgres
  • Python scripting experience a plus
  • Solid understanding of distributed security architecture and ability to troubleshoot and automate repeatable activities
About You
  • Bachelor Degree in Information Security or computer-related field, or equivalent experience
  • CISSP, SANS, or similar industry information security certification required
  • Must be a US Citizen and able to obtain Security Clearance
  • 5+ years of overall industry information technology experience
  • 3+ years of direct Information Security experience
  • Excellent written communication skills and the proven ability to present complex, technical information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to perform security risk analysis to identify potential solutions and mitigation strategies
  • Excellent troubleshooting, problem solving, and solution design skills
  • Must have ability to coordinate and execute an activity or solution to completion
  • Deliver results quickly and efficiently with iterative approaches 
  • Effective communication skills and ability to speak directly with external customers as needed
  • Experience creating procedural documentation

Our commitment to you! • BMC’s culture is built around its people. We have 6000+ brilliant minds working together across the globe. You won’t be known just by your employee number, but for your true authentic self. BMC lets you be YOU! • If after reading the above, You’re Unsure if you meet the qualifications of this role but are deeply excited about BMC and this team, we still encourage you to apply! We want to attract talents from diverse backgrounds and experience to ensure we face the world together with the best ideas! It is the policy of BMC Software to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, creed, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, ancestry, citizenship status, political affiliation, religion, gender, transgender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, status as a parent, disabled veteran or status as a protected veteran, genetic information or other factors prohibited by law, and to prohibit harassment or retaliation based on any of these factors. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, visit the accommodation request page.

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