Must have skills
Bachelors Degree / 4-5+ years hands on experience in Identity Access Management (IAM) / Strong Windows Experience
Nice to have skills
Masters Degree in information security / Security Certifications
Roles and responsibilities
Preference on industry background or previous companies worked for?
Duration of assignment and possible extensions
10 months, likely to be converted or extended
Interview timeline and process
phone, onsite...Manager will have 2 weeks PTO starting 12/17, but may conduct phone screens during this time.
The System Engineer (Security, Contractor) will be part of the Enterprise Security Architecture Team focused on delivering innovative and secure architectures in the cloud security space to the enterprise environment. Visa is looking for an innovative security champion who can solve complex security problems. The individual provides strong technical expertise when it comes to securing public cloud applications. The individual is expected to work closely with other solutions and security architects, developers and operators to deliver a security solution using hands-on experience in rolling security solutions and services.
Provide technical expertise and engineering support across the company, presenting a solid knowledge and expertise in the security practices addressing the various platforms, systems, and applications employed within the Visa stack. Understand current security posture of applications including cloud, web and mobile specific for Visa's enterprise. Lead integration, automation, and functional proof of concepts on security solutions that keep pace in the areas of cloud identity access control, multi-factor authentication, security-in-depth, and secure coding practices for cloud applications. Identify and analyze system and application level vulnerabilities to provide recommended counter measures or mitigating controls that reduce risk to an acceptable and manageable level. Provide accurate and timely reporting of architectural solutions, risk findings and propose remediation and mitigation options. Have a good understanding of current compliance, regulatory and legal requirements relevant to the transaction processing industry such as PCI, SOX, and GLB. Be a good team player and able to make sound decisions, exercise insightful judgment and use seasoned judgment
United States-CA-Foster City
Degree Required & Years of Experience: B.S + 5/MS + 3 years or higher in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering or relevant field experience; Strong problem solving and analytical skills; Very hands on and be able to quickly implement technical design into working prototype and production deployment.
Deep skill on Information Security, Microsoft Active Directory, ADFS, Multi-Factor Authentication, Linux, Windows, AzureAD, and ForgeRock. Expert knowledge on developing web applications. Able to quickly digest any issue/problem encountered and recommend an appropriate solution. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Have experience in architecting complex cloud and web applications with backend services expertise such as Identity and Access Management (IAM) Services, Multi-Factor Authentication solution design, Encryption, Security Information Event Management Include strong knowledge of Secure Development Lifecycle methodologies. Have deep experience working on large scale cloud based services (including SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) and very understanding of security challenges involve in deploying Cloud Applications. Hands on SW development experience in C/Objective-C/C++/Swift/Java. Technical experience with security technologies including, but not limited to, IAM, Identity as a Service (IDaaS), Multi-Factor Authentication, PKI, encryption, secure application development, etc. Good if have experience if these solutions and technologies: Experience of smartphone platforms (iOS, Android and/or BlackBerry) and mobilized services. Knowledge payment compliance and standards (PCI DSS, FFIEC, NIST Security Standards) is a plus.