Product Security manager
Team and job description
Equinix is the leading global interconnection platform, accelerating business performance
by connecting companies to their customers and partners inside the world’s most networked data centers. More than 4,500 of the world’s most demanding customers trust us to provide a place where they can run their mission-critical applications and grow their businesses. Our dream is
to interconnect the world – and create a historically significant company in the process. To accomplish the vision Equinix must create an ecosystem built upon secure products. The Product Security team job is to make sure that the Equinix products are able to operate and provide services to our customers securely. We are looking for a visionary leader to manage a team of security architects who work with the various functional teams within Equinix to fortify our products & solutions.
Job Profile Summary
We are a team of highly skilled Product Security engineers that specialize in security research, penetration testing, and creative tool development focusing on data security, systems hardening, DevSecOps, threat and vulnerability management and security intelligence across network, infrastructure, tools, platforms and product layers. We evaluate a broad range of technologies including distributed processing, virtualized environments and isolation of unsecure code. As a Cloud Security Engineer, you will design and maintain a secure network for Equinix portals and API’s. You will ensure our developers have all possible solutions and knowledge to create and deliver more secure applications that operate in this secure network.
People Management/ Leadership
Manages, develops, and builds a team of skilled Product Security Engineers; identifies and fosters necessary skills in order to build the team's capability and fulfill corporate goal of Equinix
Understands that people are the biggest asset for any organization; exemplifies the concept of servant leadership, while instilling pride in the team for their mission critical contributions
Establishes credibility as a trusted advisor to partners including customers, executives, peers, and employees
Partners with CISO’s & CTO’s security teams to deliver broadly impactful security initiatives
Cultivates a culture whereby security considerations are integral to product engineering teams’ fabric.
Models the Equinix Culture and Values
Road Map/ Planning
Provides critical input into the strategic planning process and prioritization mechanisms
Executes initiatives according to the roadmap that supports the organization’s strategy and priorities
Maintains strong knowledge of ongoing security threats, remediation and operational standard methodologies
Guides the Engineering organization's security and privacy initiatives by leading design reviews and threat modeling sessions
Performs state of the art applied research on new attacks and present new findings to both internal and external audiences
Understands how to performs black-box penetration testing and code reviews of our services, product offerings
Evaluates application security tools for internal consumption. Prototype new automation and tooling to improve our detection and prevention capabilities
Participates in our incident response and vulnerability remediation efforts
10+ years of hands on professional experience, 3+ years of experience managing people
5+ years of experience in application security and/or DevSecOps
Ability to work with cross functional team’s product architects, Infrastructure automation teams to choose appropriate technology solutions
Strong expertise in secure SDLC practices, and ability to influence SDLC strategy.
Deep understanding of Amazon Web Services (AWS) and the Microsoft Azure platforms.
Experience with Designing and Implementing security control policies for Cloud services.
Working knowledge of networking controls for cloud services and workloads
Experience in writing terraform or boto3 and Ansible scripts
Integrate IAC with DevSecOps pipelines.
Experience in cloud migration projects is big plus.
Working knowledge of DevOps methods and CI/CD automation practices
Working knowledge of containerization technologies and container orchestration (Docker, Kubernetes, CRI-O)
Will be a plus
Knowledge on compliance frameworks like FedRAMP, GDPR or PCI is big plus.
Any security certification will be taken as a plus
Experience with cloud
Successful candidate will
Be a talent multiplier who gets the team around them to excel
Be persistent, creative and driven to get results relentlessly
Exhibit a strong backbone to challenge the status quo when needed
Exhibit a high level of curiosity, keeping abreast of the latest trends & technologies, liking the research and finding new vulnerabilities
Show pride of ownership and strive for excellence in everything undertaken
Be energized by a diverse and constantly evolving environment
Enjoy opportunities to learn new skills
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