Security Engineer - US Remote

United States - Remote

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Posted 3 weeks ago

Guidewire is seeking an experienced Senior Security Engineer to support the design, implementation, and maintenance of a cohesive security operations/monitoring solution. Your job will be to help ensure that our services, applications, and websites are secured against the latest threats. The successful candidate will have a good mix of deep technical knowledge and a demonstrated background in information security. We value broad and deep technical knowledge, specifically in the fields of cryptography, network security, security operations, incident response, and/or threat intelligence. 


  • Operate and maintain security-related applications and tools.
  • Performs assessments of control implementation against compliance and control frameworks including NIST, ISO 27001 and PCI.
  • Provide forensic investigation of our technology environments
  • Identify and understand current and emerging threats
  • Engage in proactive threat hunting
  • Participates in the change management process to ensure adherence to compliance and security requirements.
  • implementation and compliance with our control framework.
  • Perform analysis of network traffic, behavioral and security events

Candidate Expectations

  • The candidate should be familiar with the following:
  • Audit log aggregation solutions
  • Netflows and traffic monitoring
  • Full packet capture solutions
  • Malware analysis
  • Endpoint security solutions
  • Linux and open source software
  • Web servers and web application firewalls
  • Incident handling processes and procedures

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with AWS services
  • 5+ years of experience in security engineering related to vulnerability management, intrusion prevention, data protection, monitoring, analytical, and correlation tools;
  • 5+ years of experience in managing firewalls and intrusion prevention/detection systems including the ability to demonstrate a mature understanding of networking best practices
  • 5+ years of experience working in a Security Operations Center and performing analysis of security events
  • 3+ years of experience in security compliance related to FISMA, NIST, and related security and risk management regulations;
  • 5+ years of experience working the Linux operating system
  • 5+ years of experience working with PERL, PHP, Python and/or other scripting languages. Must have experience writing automation scripts.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent work experience.


  • At least one recognized security professional certification such as CISSP, CISM, CISA, Security+, CEH etc. 
About Guidewire
Guidewire is the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently.
Guidewire combines core, data, digital, analytics, and AI to deliver our platform as a cloud service. 380 insurers, including the largest and most complex in the world, run on Guidewire.
As a partner to our customers, we continually evolve to enable their success. We are proud of our unparalleled implementation track record with 700+ successful projects, supported by the largest R&D team and partner ecosystem in the industry. Our marketplace provides hundreds of add-ons that accelerate integration, localization, and innovation.
Job tags: AI AWS CEH CISSP Compliance Data protection Firewalls Linux NIST Open Source Perl PHP Python R Risk management Security