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GIS Security Engineer in San Jose, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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    San Jose, CA
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Job Description

Job #:  975429
APEX is looking for a GIS Security Engineer for one of the worlds largest and most innovative online marketplaces. We are looking for a person with passion for Information Security. This position will work directly with teams inside and outside of Global Information Security (GIS) as part of our overarching security strategy at the Inc level.
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Location: San Jose, CA 95131

What we are looking for: 

The ideal candidate will have a passion for designing and building reliable, scalable and maintainable data intensive distributed systems using open source, processing data at the internet company scale and managing world-class data pipelines to power real-time incident detection, investigation, response, thread intelligence mining and security research. As a Security Engineer, you will be expected to be skilled at design and engineering of the distributed systems, data streaming and big data processing. You must be knowledgeable and experienced in secure coding practices and secure Software Product Life-cycle (SPLC) process. And last but not least, you must have passion for learning and trying new technologies.

  • Preserve customer trust
  • Think customer first
  • Demonstrate extreme ownership
  • Fail fast and learn fast
  • Know when to lead and know when to follow
  • Support your team
  • Design, implement and deploy data intensive applications on a global scale
  • Be proactive in identifying and solving operational issues
  • Monitor and evaluate application performance
  • Provide technical inputs, evaluate and recommend new ways to improve reliability, scalability and maintainability of the application
  • Build data pipeline and management of high volume data across distributed systems.
  • Research, analyze, and formulates recommendations regarding technologies, products, and solutions to fulfill customer requirements within the enterprise.

Basic Qualifications:
  • BS or MS in computer science or related fields
  • Experience with building and supporting data intensive distributed systems on Linux/Unix platforms
  • Experience of working within product development teams and usage of tools like GitHub and Jira
  • Hands on experience with threat/anomaly detection and prevention systems/tools

Preferred Qualifications:
  • BS in Computer Science or related field with 3+ years of experience or MS in Computer Science or related field with 2+ years of experience
  • Experience in troubleshooting issues in complex, distributed, multi-tier architectures.
  • Experience with building data intensive distributed systems
  • Experience in security engineering and operations related to threat detection systems/tools
  • Experience in handling analytics on large data sets
  • Experience with Elasticsearch (ELK stack) and Splunk enterprise deployments is a plus
  • Experience in DevOps and automation (Saltstack, Puppet)
  • Experience in developing and deploying in Docker/Containers on Kubernetes
  • Experience in software development using Python, Go, SQL, Java

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Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.