Friday , September 22 2023

Amgen Careers in St. Petersburg – Network Security Engineer

Website Amgen

Job Description:

The Network Security Engineer plays a meaningful role in Information Security for Amgen. The individual will lead, or support assigned capabilities within Information Security with the focus on Securing Perimeter, Cloud, Automation and Manufacturing Systems. The Network Security Engineer will work with various partners at Amgen in a manner aligned to Amgen’s values to define and implement Information Security Services strategies, standards, tools and processes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to Incident Response on security incidents including mock security incident exercises
  • Provide mentorship and training on areas of expertise to Information Security and Amgen teams
  • Participate in audits covering network security services and technologies
  • Participate in on-call coverage and perform effective escalation of problems and issues
  • Collaborates with analysts, engineers, data scientists to deliver continuous improvement in cyber defense/resilience.
  • Management and implementation of physical as well as AWS-based firewalls, proxies, VPN concentrators, and related network protection technologies.
  • Work with and provide guidance to Security Operations and other Information Security team activities on security strategies, processes, response and technologies
  • Critically analyzes network infrastructure to find opportunities to improve efficiencies and reduce the threat profile
  • Participate in proactive research and provide recommendations for continuous improvement on information security technologies, processes and services
  • Develops, implements, and sustains network operating rules, objects, and flows across a complex, global enterprise.
  • Network Security Engineers will also present project status reports to senior management, adhere to policies and practices relative to technical guidelines and change management processes, and may contribute to the development of new policies and practices by suggesting innovative ideas

Job Requirements:

  • Experience with regulated systems (GxP, SOX) in the
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Advanced understanding of network engineering, verified by having obtained credentials such as Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) or higher / equivalent
  • Advanced knowledge of perimeter security solutions (IDS/IPS, Web filtering, Application Filtering and Firewalling)
  • Self-starter with a high degree of initiative and the ability to effectively prioritize multiple efforts
  • Experience in complex enterprise environments with competing business priorities
  • Fortinet solutions experience strongly preferred
  • Advanced experience with AWS foundation services related to compute, network, storage, content delivery, administration and security, deployment and management, automation technologies. Multi-cloud (AWS/Azure/Google) desired, but not required
  • Knowledge and experience across multiple Information Protection capabilities (security monitoring, threat intelligence, network protection, data protection, endpoint protection, technical security assessments, security architecture)
  • Practical Knowledge of Information Security standards and policies like ISO 27001/27002, NIST, Cloud Control Matrix, and others
  • Effective working with global teams in a collaborative setting, placing priority on the successful completion of team goals

Qualification & Experience:

  • Doctorate degree
  • Master’s degree and 3 years of Information Security or Information Technology experience
  • Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of Information Security or Information Technology experience
  • Associate’s degree and 10 years of Information Security or Information Technology experience
  • High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Information Security or Information Technology experience

Job Details:

Company: Amgen

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: St. Petersburg, FL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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