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Sr Cloud Security Engineer

The Company:  Aflac Incorporated
The Location: 

Remote, US Columbus, GA, US, 31999

The Division:  Global Security
Job Id:  3362

Job Summary

Serves as the subject matter expert supporting multiple disciplines of information security including security architecture, standards, solutions design and implementation and clou; handles development of standards/procedures in compliance with policies, state and federal regulation, and security best practices; manages the secure operation of the company’s computer systems, firewalls, servers, and network connections; provides security solutions to internal customer and constituents; partners with project teams to ensure that security is designed in to all technology initiatives; recognizes areas of improvement within the environment, and balances those initiatives with organizational goals.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities

• Takes a lead role in mapping security standards to technical solutions in support of business needs.


• Works with project teams, architects, and constituents to design and implement security solutions in support of corporate information security policy, regulatory requirements, and security best practices.


• Works as part of the development team to maintain the security and regulatory compliance of systems architected, built, installed and used by the company.


• Researches, analyzes, and recommends the implementation of software or hardware changes to rectify any infrastructure security deficiencies or to enhance security performance.


• Conducts research on emerging products, services, protocols, and standards in support of security enhancement and development efforts; tests new security software and/or technologies.


• Provides ongoing engineering support for security systems including firewalls, virus protection systems, Web filters, computer forensic systems and network, and host-based intrusion detection and prevention systems


• Creates audits, and reports the enforcement of policies, procedures and associated plans for system security administration, and user-system access as defined by company standards.


• Contributes to the design and implementation of the disaster recovery plans for security of the company’s computer systems, databases, networks, servers, and software applications


• Develops technical security standards in support of information security policies and principles


• Ensures that planned testing activities are performed and technical criteria are met


• Plans and monitors the installation of distributed infrastructure systems


• Performs other related duties as required.


Education & Experience Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, Information Systems or related field
  • CISSP or other information security related certifications within a given field are preferred (i.e., Microsoft Windows, Cisco, TCP/IP, etc.)
  • Eight or more years experience in information security, engineering or professional related work experience
  • Advanced knowledge of multiple security technologies (firewalls, IPS, DLP, antimalware, proxies, WAF, etc.)

Or an equivalent combination of education and experience


Job Knowledge & Skills

• Networks (TCP/IP)


• Schematic Architecture Design


• Data Access and User Administration


• Data Security


• Development Requirements Definition


• Network Security


• Security Risk Management


• Server Hardware + O/S Management


• Systems Security and User Administration


• Systems Security Maintenance


• Systems Security Policies and Procedures


• Systems Security Testing and Auditing


• Information Security Technology


• AWS Experience – required



  • Acting with Integrity
  • Communicating Effectively
  • Pursuing Self-Development
  • Serving Customers
  • Supporting Change
  • Supporting Organizational Goals
  • Working with Diverse Populations

Nearest Major Market: Eugene