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My security experience includes experience with the following operating system(s):
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Within the last 5 years, what role did the following play in your job:
Implementing security controls (optional: Please list what types in comments)
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Within the last 5 years, what role did the following play in your job:
Conduct security assessments
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Security Engineer
TX - Dallas

Opportunity Snapshot
Top reasons to align your IT security career with Digital Realty.
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If you combine solid experience working in large and complex globally dispersed environments with generalist knowledge and particular expertise in at least one specialized area (e.g. programming applications, ICS/OT, etc.), and you have a history of working successfully in a collaborative, team-oriented environment, we encourage you to consider joining the cybersecurity team at Digital Realty. There are some strong advantages to aligning your career with Digital Realty:
  • You'll partner with architects and other engineers working to "secure all things up" for a large, publicly traded, critical infrastructure enterprise.
  • You'll enjoy serving as a subject-matter-expert in your area and learn from experts and mentors in other key areas of cybersecurity. You'll also have the opportunity to interact with a sister team specializing in compliance.
  • You will enjoy a good deal of autonomy as you take ownership of your role and proactively handle day-to-day demands, assigned cybersecurity tools, updates, special project assignments, and more. 
  • Enjoy the close-knit camaraderie of a strong, collaborative team as well as the stability and resources of a thriving, global corporation.
  • In addition to a competitive salary, you will enjoy comprehensive benefits and learning and development opportunities. As we continue to grow, we'll look to our proven performers to grow along with us.  
The ideal candidate will be located in the Dallas area, though we will consider candidates in other Texas areas. Currently, we are all working 100% remotely, but when it's safe to do so again, we can meet in the office once in a while (i.e. few times per month) for team activities.

Digital Realty: Where the cloud lives and business thrives. We built the global standard for technical real estate, developing a unique capability to acquire, manage, and scale data center campuses. Now, Digital Realty is building a unique ecosystem of open solutions that power customer growth through exceptional service on a foundation of unrivaled data center expertise. The new Digital Realty combines unparalleled data center services, carrier-dense interconnection, real estate acumen, and financial strength to create a unique power of choice and value when and where our customers need it.

Pictured: Our 2323 Bryan Street, Dallas location is a premier internet gateway and carrier facility in the Dallas area. Located in the Central Business District (CBD), the building consists of 26 floors and approximately 477,000 SF of datacenter, PBB and office space. The facility provides connectivity access to over sixty (60) of the leading domestic and international carriers and physical connection points to the world's telecommunications networks and internet backbone.
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Make an impact "securing all things up" for a world leader in data center solutions

The Requirements
Find out what it takes to join our cybersecurity team.
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To qualify for the Security Engineer opportunity, you will have:
  • 2-3 years of experience as a security engineer or similar title.  Quick question for you - click here
  • The ability to understand and implement security controls and tooling, and together with security architects, plan for next-generation implementations.  Quick question for you - click here
  • Technical experience in implementing and using commercial and/or open-source, enterprise-class security products in large and complex globally dispersed environments required. 
  • Knowledge in areas such as email protection, SOC, SIEM, endpoint protection, vulnerability management, forensics, incident handling, etc., with particular expertise in at least one area.
  • Knowledge of operating systems (Windows, Linux), network protocols (TCP/IP, UDP, ICMP), and services (SSH, DNS, RDP, HTTP/HTTPS). 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to write SOPs and other documentation.
  • Solid people skills are essential. You will need the ability to communicate effectively with the team and other internal contacts.
  • Knowledge of industrial control systems, physical access systems (HID, MIFARE, AWIDS), contactless standards (RFID/NFC) and attack platforms (Proxmark, Omnikey) are a plus. 
  • Blue team skills are required; red team skills are a plus. 
  • A college degree and/or certifications are a plus.
  • Experience communicating with non-technical stakeholders is a plus.
To meet the basic qualification for this position you must have legal authorization to work permanently in the United States for any employer without requiring a visa transfer or visa sponsorship.
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The Role
If you meet the minimum qualifications, feel free to apply at any time. If you'd like some additional details about the role, please read below.
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Reporting to Director of Security Operations, you will join our growing Security Architecture and Operations team where you'll be responsible for day-to-day operations, such as ensuring your assigned product is working as intended, ensuring security software is up to date and running normally, doing upgrades, etc. Additionally, you will support the team in your area of expertise, serving as a primary during urgent situations and as a secondary to engineers with expertise in other areas. 

As Security Engineer, your overall mission, and the mission of the team, will be to make things better. To meet that mission, you'll be focused on doing the right thing, effectively contributing, and remaining aware of your tool(s). Specifically, you will:
  • Serve as the subject matter expert for various security tool(s). 
  • Implement new tools, evaluate existing tools, and plan for product replacement. 
  • Have the opportunity to lead and conduct physical and logical security assessments against Digital Realty systems, services and assets. Quick question for you - click here
  • Collaborate with a team of security architects and engineers to assess threats, develop appropriate countermeasures, and in the event of unauthorized activity respond to it. 
  • Work with peer teams such as IT or the business to help evaluate and remediate security-related problems. 
  • Facilitate meetings between non-technical stakeholders and the security team. 

Note: This description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities.

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Why Digital Realty
More good reasons to join us.
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Global reach
Digital Realty supports the data center and colocation strategies of more than 2,000 firms across its secure, network-rich portfolio of data centers located throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Digital Realty's clients include companies of all sizes, ranging from financial services, cloud and information technology services, to manufacturing, energy, gaming, life sciences and consumer products. It is always on, including 24/7 support 365 days per year, delivering 99.999% uptime.

Growth without limits
We're growing fast and growing smart, including acquiring businesses that complement and strengthen our core offerings. We're already one of the largest players in our space, and ongoing growth will create opportunities for strong performers.

Mission, vision and values
Our Mission - To provide our customers with the trusted foundation for the digital world.
Our Vision - To build a network of connected campuses and internet gateways that become the heart of the internet and cloud, powering growth and prosperity for customers, employees and shareholders.
Our Values guide our decisions and actions every day—above all else, we value customers, excellence, talent, teamwork and success.

Excellent compensation
In addition to a competitive salary and discretionary bonus, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes all you'd expect such as insurances, multiple flexible spending accounts, and a 401(k) plan, along with some nice surprises, such as a low employee contribution on health insurance, a generous match for the 401(k), a pet insurance offering and more.

Pictured: from Dublin (top) to Singapore (bottom), Digital Realty is about removing limits to global business. Through our seamless, interconnected global network we offer more open data center service choices than anyone, including choices around vendors, service partners, network carriers, configurations and locations.
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Road to Success
Find out what is needed to thrive and excel with Digital Realty.
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The successful candidate will be self-motivated and able to work well independently while also knowing when to ask questions and seek help. S/he must be able to work autonomously while also effectively partnering with other team members. A positive attitude, approachable style and strong communication skills to work with the team will be key. We are a collaborative team that works well together because we all look out for what is best for the team. If you bring that same sensibility, you'll fit right in.

Additionally, to be successful in the role of Security Engineer, you will have:
  • Ability to take minimal direction and deliver positive results
  • An eye for improvements and willingness to take and give suggestions
  • Strong learning acumen with the curiosity, inquisitiveness and drive to continue to learn
  • A proactive mindset
  • The confidence and proven ability to begin contributing right away
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Digital Realty is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact the Human Resources Department at jkern@engage2excel.com.