Salesforce.com is looking for a self motivated person to join its IT Department as a AWS Security Engineer to drive technology of Linux systems in our dominantly Systems fleet. The candidate will need experience administering large Systems environments (6,000+) whose responsibilities include but are not limited to: maintaining security and patch levels, policy management, software packaging, utility and install scripting, and stakeholder escalations. As a Linux Systems Engineer the individual will be expected to provide resolution to technical issues, handle operational escalations, engineer solutions to help scale the organization, improve operational efficiencies, and compliance of the environment..
Manage and maintain security compliance SLA of 99% and above for Linux servers and client endpoints.
Closely partner with stakeholders, internal teams, and vendors to promptly remediate the vulnerabilities in enterprise and end-user applications.
Troubleshoot and resolve any system issues as a result of patching and vulnerability remediation activities.
Participate in the team discussions and express your ideas openly.
Drive improvements to our security patching and vulnerabilities remediation operating playbooks with better processes and resources.
Automate repetitive manual tasks and processes
Help onboard and ramp up new members of the team
Holistic patching tool strategy across servers and client endpoints
Provide support for the security patching and vulnerability remediation standards and policies for new M&A.
Required Skills and Experience:
4+ years of Linux administration experience (CentOS, Red Hat, Amazon Linux, Oracle Linux, Ubuntu, etc.)
BS or MS in Computer Science or similar fields or equivalent experience.
RHEL and/or AWS Certification
Experience with a scripting language: Python, Perl, Shell, Bash
Data and Trend Review: Salesforce Platform, Tableau, Excel, Google Sheets.
Good understanding of the concepts of cloud computing, like AWS and its core services
Working knowledge of Patching & Vulnerability remediation, understanding of security scanning tools like Qualys or Nessus agents.
Exposure to virtualization technologies, like VMware; experience troubleshooting using VMware vCenter
Experience with configuration management tools such as Ansible, Puppet or Chef
Strong written and verbal skills to communicate complex technical information effectively to the business.
Outstanding ability to problem-solve, influence others, and manage relationships
Experience with Agile or Scrum Methodologies, ITIL framework, specifically Incident and Change Management
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