Sr Cybersecurity Engineer in Wood Dale, Illinois at Danaher

Date Posted: 10/27/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: COR001012

About Us

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 62,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $16.9B in revenue last year. We are ranked #133 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,300% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.



Description

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and talented Security Engineer to join the growing information security organization at Danaher Corporation. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to lead technical security initiatives across over 30 globally diverse science and technology operating companies. Whether it’s protecting our digital properties, safeguarding our cloud applications, or driving continuous improvements to our security controls, the position plays a valuable role in delivering security from the ground-up in our systems and applications. Reporting to the Director, Cybersecurity Architecture, this hands-on technical role will lead the identification, deployment, and management of security controls throughout the Danaher organization.
  • Develops and maintains security controls architecture across the global organization that maintains constant cyber vigilance.
  • Establishes an extendable and scalable security platform to streamline the consumption of security solutions across individual IT environments delivered in a shared service model.
  • Evaluates, recommends, and deploys security solutions to expand security controls architecture including: email & web protection, data tagging/classification, firewalls, automation & orchestration platforms, authentication services, penetration testing, and advanced analytical capabilities.
  • Drives the secured architecture and adoption of security controls across Microsoft operating systems (server & client), cloud services, and clients.
  • Partners with IT counterparts to architect secured Windows & Active Directory implementations at enterprise scale.
  • Assists in the adoption of secure identity and authentication mechanisms to strengthen the security posture of on-premise and cloud services.
  • Defines, deploys, and assesses operating system configuration standards and baseline security hardening specifications.
  • Develops and maintains technical specifications and procedures for adoption throughout the Danaher IT environment.
  • Provides consultation and technical recommendations for deployment of new technology initiatives by ensuring compliance with security policies and procedures.
  • Establishes operational procedures for performing security lifecycle management within relevant areas of focus.
  • Continuously identifies enhancements to existing security controls and implement action plans to improve security posture.
  • Partners with IT and business constituents to identify appropriate and practical risk mitigation approaches
  • Develops security analytics, correlations, and visualizations to identify threats in the operational environment using SIEM solutions for relevant areas of focus
  • Creates and supports integrations between security technologies using APIs, scripting, applications.

  • Ability to build and maintain dashboards, KPIs, scorecards, and metrics to measure control efficacy.

Job Requirements



Qualifications

  • Deep knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating system, Microsoft Active Directory, and cloud services, as well as the security features and mitigation thereof

  • Scripting abilities using PowerShell, Python, and other languages as relevant to integrate solutions using APIs and customized development

  • Expertise on Identity and Access Management concepts

  • Understanding of networking and infrastructure design concepts and communications protocols (TCP/IP, DNS, HTTP/S, LDAP, AD, UDP, NTP, BGP/routing protocols, TLS/SSL)

  • 3+ years hands-on designing and deploying security solutions in an enterprise IT environment

  • Experience evaluating and validating security vendor technologies

  • Ability to be successful in a matrix organization by leading through influence 

  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic environment and changing business requirements 

  • Self-motivated, able to work independently and with a team 

  • Detail and goal oriented
Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field
  • 3+ years of security engineering experience 

  • Relevant security certifications (GSEC, SSCP, CASP, GCIH) are a plus
  • Microsoft security certifications (GCWN or similar) are a plus
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills 

  • Ability to work with/lead others and independently contribute successes 



Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher is a global science & technology innovator committed to helping our customers solve complex challenges and improve quality of life worldwide. Our world class brands are leaders in some of the most demanding and attractive industries, including life sciences, medical diagnostics, dental, environmental and applied solutions. Our globally diverse team of 67,000 associates is united by a common culture and operating system, the Danaher Business System, which serves as our competitive advantage. We generated $18.3B in revenue last year. We are ranked #162 on the Fortune 500 and our stock has outperformed the S&P 500 by more than 1,200% over 20 years.
At Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.