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General Electric Cyber Security Engineer | Remote in Charlottesville, Virginia

Job Description Summary

The Cyber Security Engineer has responsibility for supporting and maintaining multiple user and customer-facing applications and related data processing platforms and services. Performing in this role ensures the user-facing business applications are consistently available and are highly performant meeting customer expectations. This role also continuously measures application performance and availability against published SLA’s and operational commitments, end to end.

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Responds tocustomer and user-reported application issues and incidents.

  • Participates in on-call after-hours support rotation to ensure that critical performance issues are resolved in a timely manner, in accordance with established customer expectations and SLAs.

  • Ensures incidents and problem tickets issued against supported CI’s get resolved within published SLAs.

  • Prioritizescompeting support requests/incidents across multiple supported applications and maintain focus on solving highest priority and highest business impact issues first.

  • Maintains awarenessof system-wide changes and application deployments that might impact application availability for users and takes necessary steps to prepare for and prevent applications outages due to these changes.

  • Learns and understandsthe intricacies of interactions and dynamics in Agile teams.

  • Enacts various approaches to monitor applications and data flows via effective information dashboards for operational metrics, end to end system data processing, incident management, change control, and compliance.

  • Takes calculated risks.

  • Proactively learns new tools.

  • Identifies opportunities forprocess improvement and automation of repetitive tasks.

  • Engages positively across multiple teams to establish clarity, vision and mutual trust in order to achieve a business goal.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or “STEM” Majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and 2+ years of relevant experience OR a H.S. Diploma and 6+ yrs. of relevant experience.

  • U.S. Work Authorization is required, we will not sponsor work visa's now or in the future for this position.

Desired Characteristics

Technical Expertise:

  • Prior experience with Linux OS (Redhat/CentOS/other) is strongly preferred.

  • Knowledge of DevOps methodology and system administrator experience is strongly preferred.

  • Scripting experience (ex. ruby, python,etc) is strongly preferred.

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, tailored to different levels of the organization.

  • Strong ability to build customer relationships, capture needs and execute to plan.

  • Knowledge of network security/inspection technologies (ex. Bro, Suricata, Snort)

  • Knowledge of host-based security tools (McAfee, Tanium, GRR, etc.)

  • Understanding of Agile / Kanban project frameworks.

  • Self-motivated and self-directed.

  • Experience in deployment of cloud controls for infrastructure, platform, and applications (IaaS/SaaS/PaaS), specifically within AWS and Azure.

Additional Information

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer ( . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a drug screen (as applicable).

As a federal government contractor, GE requires U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless you receive an approved medical or religious accommodation. Proof of vaccination will be required.

Relocation Assistance Provided: No