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Security Architect/Engineer

Date: May 11, 2019

Location: Ipswich, MA, US, 01938

Company: EBSCO Industries Inc

EBSCO Industries, headquartered in Birmingham Alabama, was founded by an entrepreneur who was passionate about honoring our commitments to our customers, rejecting the status quo, and seeking to continuously improve our team. We continue to operate that way today, with a passion for our people and our businesses succeeding together. EBSCO has a variety of businesses that are within 5 different industries including Information Services, Publishing, Manufacturing, Real Estate and Insurance Services. We hire passionate people, driven to grow, because we know the success of EBSCO depends on the long-term success of our businesses and our teams.

EBSCO’s Corp IT team is looking for a new member for their Information Security Team. The Security Architect/Engineer under broad supervision, contributes to the strategic and technical cybersecurity control direction of the EBSCO data infrastructure. Follows standards for operations, programming, and security. Works with business stakeholders and within engineering project teams. Contributes to multiple high profile projects at a time.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Must stay up to date on the latest security trends, vulnerabilities, privacy legislation, and news items and communicate new finding with other team members.
  • Documents architectural policies, procedures and standards based upon guidance from Corporate Security Management.
  • Recommending technical changes in security controls.
  • Research of mechanisms and tools for control compliance.
  • Periodic technical scans of business entities to ensure continued compliance with control principles.
  • Provide Incident Response support for the enterprise and business units as needed.
  • Providing consultative technical security expertise to business units and Corporate IT teams in support of projects as needed.
  • Provide technical solutions that offer continuous monitoring and research of real time alerts.
  • Provide technical solutions that offer tracking and reporting of technical control violations.


Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3-5+ year experience with various standards (PCI/DSS, SOX, FedRAMP HIPAA etc.)
  • 3-5+ years’ experience in an Information Technology security role.
  • Information Security certification required. Security certifications may include, but not be limited to CISSP, CISA, CISM, GSEC, Security+, and CEH.
  • 3 or more years experince with security technologies (NextGen firewalls, vulnerability management, endpoint security, DLP, etc.)


Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to manage changing workloads while maintaining a sense of priorities and delivering quality service within required timeframes.
  • Outstanding organizational, interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills.
  • Ability to learn new technologies and applications and apply that knowledge to daily workflows.
  • Attention to detail, organized and able to work and research independently.
  • Demonstrated adaptability, analytical and problem-solving ability, and attention to detail.
  • Solid understanding of web application security/OWASP Top10


EBSCO Industries, an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local fair employment practices laws.  EBSCO strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination against employees, applicants, or any other covered persons because of race, color, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin or ancestry, ethnicity, religion, creed, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, training, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

EBSCO complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), as amended by the ADA Amendments Act, and all applicable state or local law.

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