Senior Systems Engineer - Encryption (REMOTE)

The Home Depot

Atlanta Georgia

United States

Information Technology
(No Timezone Provided)

POSITION PURPOSE
The Home Depot is able to offer virtual employment of this position in the following states: AL, AK, AZ, AR, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WA.

As a Sr. Encryption Engineer, you will be able to operate independently, though typically working as part of a team with varying skillsets. 

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
10% – Planning & Analysis:

  • Researches and analyzes business trends and behavioral data to identify opportunities for improvements and new initiatives
  • Drives the evaluation, development, and recommendation of specific technology products and platforms to provide cost-effective solutions that meet business and technology requirements
  • Researches and designs best fit infrastructure, network, database, and security architectures for products
  • Proactively creates and maintains tools for monitoring and support
  • Participates in project planning and reporting across multiple efforts
  • 30% – Delivery & Execution:

  • Drives configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure
  • Drives field and corporate roll-outs of technology
  • Drives the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs
  • 50% – Support & Enablement:

  • Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure
  • Supports technology architecture design review efforts for project and product teams
  • Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, databases, and security; optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate
  • Drives root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions
  • Maintains, upgrades, and supports existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability
  • Opens and manages vendor problem tickets to resolution
  • Drives the production of in-house documentation around solutions
  • Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues
  • Provides application support for software running in production
  • Creates scripts and tools that drive automation and enable product teams and end users to move towards self service
  • 10% – Learning:

  • Keeps abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems and determines how they impacts tools, training, and support necessary to keep systems up, running, and secure
  • Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern systems engineering core practices (communities of practice)
  • Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
  • NATURE AND SCOPE
    Typically reports to the Systems Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager.
    ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
    Environment:
    Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition would be infrequent and unobjectionable.
    Travel:
    Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    Must be eighteen years of age or older.
    Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

    Education Required:
    The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor’s degree program or equivalent in a field of study related to the job.
    Years of Relevant Work Experience: 1 years
    Physical Requirements:
    Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
    Additional Qualifications:

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Symmetric Ciphers and CryptosystemsKnowledge of Asymmetric or Public Key CryptosystemsKnowledge of Hash AlgorithmsKnowledge of Secure Communication protocols Symmetric encryption and PKI experienceExperience managing enterprise level cryptographic solutions

    Hands on administration of:

    Encryption server (Voltage)Key management server (RSA Data Protection Manager, ESKM)Tokenization methodsPGP and other hybrid solutionsHardware Security Module (HSM)Linux OS skills; scripting
  • 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Professional experience as an Infrastructure
  • Engineer, Network Engineer, Database Engineer, or Security Engineer; familiarity with at least one other discipline, and interest in growing in the remaining disciplines
  • Experience working as part of a collaborative, cross-functional, modern engineering team
  • Experience with infrastructure, network, database, or security troubleshooting and remediation
  • Experience installing and upgrading applications or databases and performing system maintenance
  • Familiarity with system and environment analysis and design
  • Familiarity with networking, system and hardware design and architecture, DBMS concepts, SQL programming, and client server concepts
  • Familiarity with debuggers, runtime analysis, library systems, compiled programming, and software update tools
  • Experience monitoring the operational status and performance of, and configuring as well as tuning, systems, networks, or databases
  • Experience with operating system commands and utilities as well as scripting
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as GCP and Azure
  • Experience supporting a 24×7 retail operation
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

  • Action Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency,
  • high energy, and enthusiasm
  • Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
  • Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful
  • Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
  • Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens
  • Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
  • Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
  • Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder
  • Self-Development: Actively seeing new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
  • Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time

  • Healthcare Options
    Profit-Sharing Bonuses
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Discounts on Cell Phones, Gyms, and More

    COVID PRECAUTIONS


    Thermometers and masks provided for associates
    Daily health and temperature checks at all locations
    Associates are required to wear a mask
    Required social distancing measures throughout buildings
    Increased cleaning frequency and enhanced sanitation efforts

    Job Location

    Atlanta, GA

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    Senior Systems Engineer - Encryption (REMOTE)

    The Home Depot

    Atlanta Georgia

    United States

    Information Technology

    (No Timezone Provided)

    POSITION PURPOSE
    The Home Depot is able to offer virtual employment of this position in the following states: AL, AK, AZ, AR, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WA.

    As a Sr. Encryption Engineer, you will be able to operate independently, though typically working as part of a team with varying skillsets. 

    MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
    10% – Planning & Analysis:

  • Researches and analyzes business trends and behavioral data to identify opportunities for improvements and new initiatives
  • Drives the evaluation, development, and recommendation of specific technology products and platforms to provide cost-effective solutions that meet business and technology requirements
  • Researches and designs best fit infrastructure, network, database, and security architectures for products
  • Proactively creates and maintains tools for monitoring and support
  • Participates in project planning and reporting across multiple efforts
  • 30% – Delivery & Execution:

  • Drives configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure
  • Drives field and corporate roll-outs of technology
  • Drives the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs
  • 50% – Support & Enablement:

  • Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure
  • Supports technology architecture design review efforts for project and product teams
  • Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, databases, and security; optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate
  • Drives root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions
  • Maintains, upgrades, and supports existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability
  • Opens and manages vendor problem tickets to resolution
  • Drives the production of in-house documentation around solutions
  • Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues
  • Provides application support for software running in production
  • Creates scripts and tools that drive automation and enable product teams and end users to move towards self service
  • 10% – Learning:

  • Keeps abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems and determines how they impacts tools, training, and support necessary to keep systems up, running, and secure
  • Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern systems engineering core practices (communities of practice)
  • Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
  • NATURE AND SCOPE
    Typically reports to the Systems Engineer Manager or Sr. Manager.
    ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
    Environment:
    Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant condition would be infrequent and unobjectionable.
    Travel:
    Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    Must be eighteen years of age or older.
    Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

    Education Required:
    The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor’s degree program or equivalent in a field of study related to the job.
    Years of Relevant Work Experience: 1 years
    Physical Requirements:
    Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
    Additional Qualifications:

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Symmetric Ciphers and CryptosystemsKnowledge of Asymmetric or Public Key CryptosystemsKnowledge of Hash AlgorithmsKnowledge of Secure Communication protocols Symmetric encryption and PKI experienceExperience managing enterprise level cryptographic solutions

    Hands on administration of:

    Encryption server (Voltage)Key management server (RSA Data Protection Manager, ESKM)Tokenization methodsPGP and other hybrid solutionsHardware Security Module (HSM)Linux OS skills; scripting
  • 5 years of relevant work experience
  • Professional experience as an Infrastructure
  • Engineer, Network Engineer, Database Engineer, or Security Engineer; familiarity with at least one other discipline, and interest in growing in the remaining disciplines
  • Experience working as part of a collaborative, cross-functional, modern engineering team
  • Experience with infrastructure, network, database, or security troubleshooting and remediation
  • Experience installing and upgrading applications or databases and performing system maintenance
  • Familiarity with system and environment analysis and design
  • Familiarity with networking, system and hardware design and architecture, DBMS concepts, SQL programming, and client server concepts
  • Familiarity with debuggers, runtime analysis, library systems, compiled programming, and software update tools
  • Experience monitoring the operational status and performance of, and configuring as well as tuning, systems, networks, or databases
  • Experience with operating system commands and utilities as well as scripting
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as GCP and Azure
  • Experience supporting a 24×7 retail operation
  • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:

  • Action Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency,
  • high energy, and enthusiasm
  • Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
  • Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful
  • Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
  • Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens
  • Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
  • Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
  • Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder
  • Self-Development: Actively seeing new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
  • Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time

  • Healthcare Options
    Profit-Sharing Bonuses
    Tuition Reimbursement
    Discounts on Cell Phones, Gyms, and More

    COVID PRECAUTIONS


    Thermometers and masks provided for associates
    Daily health and temperature checks at all locations
    Associates are required to wear a mask
    Required social distancing measures throughout buildings
    Increased cleaning frequency and enhanced sanitation efforts

    Job Location

    Atlanta, GA

    Don’t forget to look for other jobs in area of interest!


    SHARE

    Explore

    Atlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAtlanta, GAAustin, TXAtlanta, GA

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    Make Doing Work For You

    With stores, distribution centers, and corporate offices across the country, your next opportunity might be right around the corner.

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