Cloud Security Engineer - NG9-1-1 Private Cloud

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Motorola Solutions
Chicago, IL, United States

Phone: 262-787-8180
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Cloud Security Engineer - NG9-1-1 Private Cloud


New York, NY 



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Job Description:

  • The Software & Service Implementation team comprises Project Management, System Engineering, Field Engineers and Operational Support personnel working together in a high performance culture, often with demanding cycle times and high customer expectations because we are working on mission critical communication systems.


    This Cloud Security Engineer position will take responsibility for technical aspects of all assigned projects from deployment through operations.


    Position Duties:

    • Design, deploy and test cybersecurity systems, software and tools for a private cloud environment housing high-availability, mission critical communications systems.
    • Implement NIST 800-53 controls by defining and configuring network security systems and providing secure configuration guidance to partner organizations.
    • Configure firewall,  DDoS appliance and security monitoring rules/actions.
    • Represent Motorola Solutions Inc. as the technical expert for securing private cloud solutions deployed within the customer’s data centers.
    • Work alongside our customers in a mission critical, life-safety environment, supporting 911 operations in NYC - 24/7/365.
    • Perform critical system maintenance, incident response and support in a DevSecOps, automation first environment.
    • Function within an ITIL framework.
    • Strive to exceed customer expectations.


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience designing and deploying highly secure cloud infrastructure at enterprise scale.
    • Experience with monitoring and logging tools and platforms (Splunk, Elastic Stack, Science Logic, McAfee).
    • Secure system lifecycle management experience.
    • Experience developing automated solutions to deploy infrastructure or applications (Python, Ansible, Terraform, Gitlab, JSON or YAML, Rundeck or Jenkins).
    • In depth knowledge of VMware, Windows, Linux, and container solutions (VCD,NSX-t,ProxMox).
    • Experience supporting complex end-to-end network solutions in a Mission Critical environment.
    • Knowledge of communication protocols, client server architectures, computer networking technologies, network security solutions, and software integration.
    • Advanced level knowledge of incident response, detection and prevention.
    • Strong problem solving skills, analytical abilities and ability to deliver high performance.
    • Bachelor's Degree (BSEE/BSCE/BSCS or MS) - preferred


    Position is a hybrid role. Approximately 70% remote and 30% out of the Brooklyn office. Some travel may be required for all project phases. Travel will be predominantly in the New York City area.


    **Must be able to obtain background clearance as required by government customer**


  • Basic Requirements
    • 5+ years of data center engineering or designing, building and maintaining large-scale private cloud environments
    • High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. indefinitely is required. Employer work permit sponsorship is not available for this position.