Remote Cyber Security Development Engineer

Post Date

Nov 10, 2022



ZIP/Postal Code

Jul 28, 2023 Insight Global

Job Type

Contract,Perm Possible


Computer Engineering

Req #


Job Description

A client in the financial industry is looking for a Cyber Security Development Engineers to join their team. There are two projects going on currently. One of them being an architecture change in cryptography and the other focusing on upgrading HSMs. This individual will be working on these projects with other Developers and Engineers. This individual will be responsible for identifying the scope of work, then breaking it down into smaller pieces to complete the work more realistically and efficiently. For example, they have 15,000 databases they need to update but cant do them all in one week. Therefore, this individual would create the change tickets, work with the platform owners and the customers to schedule change tickets, make sure proper testing is in place, and execute the change tickets. This Engineer won't have Project Management responsibilities, but they will be a part of the project planning and will need to know who/what to target first while also being able to identify what needs to be done and take it on. This Engineer will not need to script as heavily, but if they can automate their work, then that is a huge plus! This Engineer will focus on the cryptography piece, which is more about data, the data in the database or the data that might rest on the disk drive. Another focus for these two will be security keys. It is crucial this person has experience with Key Management technologies, such as CipherTrust or Thales. This team and these individuals will play a big role in implementing and supporting Thales or Entrust/nCipher encryption Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) in a multi-datacenter environment.

Some additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

-Help design, develop, and implement system architecture, system integrations and system automations and help coordinate all associated testing and change management activities.

-Manage software, hardware, and configurations lifecycles under the direction of the Team Leads and Subject Matter Experts in accordance with established design patterns and procedures.

-Specify practical, cost-effective working solutions that get the best out of the technology with the least amount of effort while minimizing long-term hands-on maintenance.

- Working along with other technical staff who are also responsible for other aspects of the systems.

- Participating in agile teams alongside product managers, solution owners, and leads, and other engineers.

- Contributing to design and architecture elements and able to make security trade-offs as required.

- Providing Tier 3 technical support and mentoring junior staff on other teams.

Minimum Requirements

-6-10+ years of experience in implementing and maintaining Key Management solutions, Cryptography, Certificate Management, Public Key Infrastructure, and Hardware Security Module design and implementation

-Great understanding of Key Management technologies and concepts - experience with Thales or CipherTrust

-Experience working with HSMs - will be assisting on an upgrade project

-Excellent problem solving skills and is a team player

-Must be able to work MST or PST time zones M-F 8am-5pm

Desired Skills

-Experience in writing automated scripts or automation in general