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REMOTE Senior Cybersecurity Engineer

Company: Cengage Group
Location: Seattle
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

*This is a fully remote position available anywhere in the United States.We believe in the power and joy of learning At Cengage Group, our employees have a direct impact in helping students around the world discover the power and joy of learning. We are bonded by our shared purpose - driving innovation that helps millions of learners improve their lives and achieve their dreams through education.Our culture values diversity, engagement, and discoveryOur business is driven by our strong culture, and we know that creating an inclusive and diverse workplace is absolutely essential to the success of our company and our learners, as well as our individual well-being. We recognize the value of diverse perspectives in everything we do, and strive to ensure employees of all levels and backgrounds feel empowered to voice their ideas and bring their authentic selves to work. We achieve these priorities through inclusive programs, benefits, and initiatives that are integrated into the fabric of how we work every day. To learn more, please see Cybersecurity Engineer will secure Cengage Group's infrastructure against insider and outsider threats. They will build, develop and deploy systems to investigate and hunt for suspicious activity. Cengage Group is looking for diligent and curious people to be a part of our Cybersecurity team. You will be responsible for analyzing and defending Cengage's application, network, server, and end user environment in a multitude of situations. This role for the Compliance & Security team protects Cengage's customers, employees, brand, and data.Position Description (Essential Duties & Responsibilities):

  • Deploys and maintains large-scale enterprise level security services
  • Leads projects from requirements gatherings and scope to implementation and rollout
  • Installs, monitors, fixes, and maintains functionality of Cybersecurity tools or systems
  • Assists in making key decisions to drive technical direction
  • Identifies and makes plans to address areas for process improvement
  • Participates and collaborates cross-functionally with groups
  • Engages and maintains relationships with vendors
  • Participates in an on-call rotationPerformance Metrics:
    • Closure time/rate for security defects
    • Ability to integrate security tools
    • Performance of network assessmentsKnowledge/Skills/Experience:
      • 3+ years working in cybersecurity engineering
      • Knowledge of information security principles and technologies
      • Demonstrated experience with deploying and supporting a range of security capabilities to mitigate enterprise risks
      • Ability to automate processes when possible
      • Ability to identify complex problems and develop appropriate solutions
      • Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills
      • Ability to work on multiple concurrent projects and activities
      • Strong verbal and written communication skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail
      • Ability to collaborate effectively with other teamsPreferred
        • Bachelor degree in Cybersecurity, Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or similar.
        • Cybersecurity Certifications a plus
        • Experience with Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) and Data Loss Prevention (DLP) tools
        • Experience with information security standard methodologies and security frameworks.
        • Experience with current cyber threats and tactics used to infiltrate computer networks
        • Experience with network intrusion detection and response operations
        • Solid background in networkingCengage Group is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, marital status, parental status, cultural background, organizational level, work styles, tenure and life experiences. Or for any other reason.You may view Cengage's EEO/Affirmative Action Policy signed by CEO Michael Hansen and Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notice by visiting their corresponding links.Cengage Group is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at or you may call us at +1 (617) 289-7917.If you are a Colorado or NY state resident, please email to receive compensation information for this role. Please be sure to include this posting's job ID in the subject line of the email to help ensure a timely response.About CengageCengage is the education and technology company built for learners. The company serves the higher education, K-12, professional, library and workforce training markets worldwide. Cengage creates learning experiences that build confidence and momentum toward the future students want. The company is headquartered in Boston, MA. Employees reside in nearly 40 countries with sales in more than 125 countries around the world. Visit us at or find us on Facebook or Twitter.

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