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Lead Security Engineer - (Security Infrastructure Architect)

Req id:  20540

Alpharetta, GA, US Brook Park, OH, US Austin, TX, US Lexington, KY, US Gaithersburg, MD, US Dallas, TX, US


As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 


The Opportunity: 


The Lead Security Engineer is a member of the Information Protection Center team reporting to the Senior Director of Security Operations.  This role has responsibility for designing and planning logical and technical security architectures for our global security operations and services.  Identifying integration and cybersecurity issues, opportunities for improvements, preparing business cases and cost estimates are required of this position.  This role will also support and ensure security designs and architecture comply with requirements for FedRAMP, ISO, PCI, and other compliance requirements.

You are great at: 


•    Planning, designing, testing, and implementing security solutions for the monitoring and protection of company assets.

•    Leading the security design of on-premises and cloud infrastructure (Google Cloud (GCP), Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, other).

•    Reviewing existing architecture, identify design gaps, and recommending security enhancements.

•    Providing security guidance to security teams on technical, procedural, and best practices for cloud-based solutions.

•    Assessing the security architecture of acquired companies and providing recommended security integration plans as required for security operations.

•    Perform other duties and responsibilities, as necessary.


What it takes:


•    BS in Computer Science preferred.

•    3+ years’ experience with architecting, designing, and implementing cybersecurity systems, solutions, and tools for on-premises and cloud environments.

•    3+ years working with cloud-based platforms (GCP, AWS, Azure, etc.) in an enterprise environment

•    Technical skills with Vulnerability Management, DOS, security analytics, server operating systems in Cloud and on-premises environments

•    Experience with containers like Kubernetes and Docker

•    Experience with Linux or Windows environments and virtual platforms

•    Strong Analytical skills and aptitude for change

•    Strong written and presentation skills with the ability to communicate effectively with diverse technical and non-technical groups, spanning all organizational levels.

•    Must be able to work in a fast-paced and changing environment while handling multiple tasks, priorities, and directives.  Capable of working under pressure.  

•    CISSP, CSSP, CISM, or other industry certifications preferred.


While OpenText is an Equal Opportunity Employer, our efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact accomodationrequests@opentext.com).


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

Join OpenText today.

Nearest Major Market: Alpharetta
Nearest Secondary Market: Atlanta

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