Principal-Cybersecurity


Job title: Principal-Cybersecurity

Company: AT&T

Job description: Overall Purpose: This career step requires expert level experience. Responsible for cyber security areas across products, services, infrastructure, networks, and/or applications while providing protection for AT&T, our customers, and our vendors/partners. Works with senior team members on various projects relating to the protection of devices, customers, assets, data, information technology, and networks. Supports innovation, strategic planning, technical proof of concepts, testing, lab work, and various other technical program management related tasks associated with the cyber security programs.

Key Roles and Responsibilities: Includes ideation, testing, proof of concept and support for various cyber related projects. Analysis, of complex security issues and the development and engineering activities to help mitigate risk. Analyzes various hardware and/or software solutions recommending purchases and identifying modifications to fit AT&T’s cyber security needs and that of our managed services teams. Develops policies and procedures to minimize network intrusion, malware events and vulnerability issues for internal and external customers. Applies measures to block malicious code and applications. Includes forward looking research, planning, and strategy to strengthen our stance against future cyber security threats and enhance our mitigation techniques and technology solutions. Areas of work in this include, but are not limited to: Cyber Incident Response, cyber product testing, cyber risk & strategic analysis, cyber research, cyber awareness & training, cyber vulnerability detection & assessment, cyber intelligence & investigation, cyber networks & systems engineering, cyber security application testing, cyber digital forensics & forensics analysis, cyber software assurance, cyber business operations & support, cyber application development & testing, cyber operational support, cyber IoT planning & testing, cyber policy & requirements & standards.

The Tactical Architecture Group is a group of lead network security architects and strategists within the ACC Enterprise Security Architecture organization. Work efforts include ideation, testing, proof of concept and support for various firewall /security projects. The team analyzes various hardware and/or software solutions recommending and identifying modifications to improve ACC’s Firewall threat posture/risk. Additionally, the TAG team plays a lead role and is responsible for transforming the legacy “Conexus” network into a modernized segmented network. This position will work with our partner organizations in Labs, ITO Network, and GTO to develop and realize strategies to achieve the target state architecture. The scope will impact all employees of the company and all business units.

Required/Desired Skills: Principal-Cybersecurity – Expert level security architecture knowledge and experience supporting networking technologies, firewall solutions, identity management, threat detection/mitigation. Strong knowledge of AT&T enterprise networks. Knowledge of cloud security practices and technologies. Must by highly proficient in firewall support and engineering across multiple platforms. Must be able to manage multiple priorities and types of work, perform independent research, learn, and become a subject matter expert in new and existing technologies with minimal supervision. High level of previous firewall support and architecture experience. Palo Alto firewall/ Panorama experience. Knowledge of Linux/ Unix operating systems/ command line. Azure experience.

Job Contribution: Expert level technical professional. Advisor on technical knowledge and ATT technologies.

Education: Preferred Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Engineering, Mathematics or Cyber Security or equivalent experience.

Experience: Typically requires 8-10 years’ experience. Technical Career Pathway (TCP) role.

Supervisory: No.

Expected salary:

Location: USA

Job date: Wed, 08 Dec 2021 03:11:36 GMT

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