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Full-time, Part-time
Dulles, VA 20101
Updated 16 days ago
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Sr. Security Engineer


INDIA - Bangalore, USA - California - Mountain View/Sunnyvale, USA - Oregon - Hillsboro, USA - Texas - Austin, USA - Virginia - Dulles, USA - Washington DC

Job Description and Requirements

The Synopsys Information Security team is searching for a Senior Security Operations Engineer who will be an integral part of the Security Operations group.

Key Responsibilities

  • Drive investigations and serve as subject matter professional while pivoting and correlating across multiple log sources and systems.
  • Continually improve cyber security procedures and documentation.
  • Communicate with users, vendors, and other IT personnel on security-related issues.
  • Keep up to date on evolving cyber threats, identify their impact and detect them in our environment.
  • Provide mentoring to junior members to advance their skillsets and the teams capabilities.
  • Assist in the management of infrastructure security system such as HIDS/NIDS, SIEM, NGAV, EDR, UBA, WAF, DLP and vulnerability management tools to meet internal and external regulatory requirements.


  • Proven written and verbal communication skills. Ability to establish and maintain excellent working relationships with business groups
  • Understanding of Data Loss Prevention concepts/products (Digital Guardian, etc.), Data Encryption concepts (AES256-Adaptive), and endpoint management
  • Technical knowledge of common network protocols and design patterns including TCP/IP, HTTPS, FTP, SFTP, SSH, RDP, CIFS/SMB, NFS
  • Familiarity with various cloud environments (AWS, Azure, O365)
  • Understanding of MITRE ATT&CK and NIST Cyber Security Frameworks standards and requirements and ability to apply them to an enterprise environment.
  • In depth understanding of Windows operating systems and general knowledge of Unix, Linux, and Mac operating systems
  • Functional and practical experience with at least one development or scripting language/framework (e.g. PowerShell, Python, .Net) and regular expressions.
  • 5+ years in an Incident Response or SOC role.
  • 3+ years of experience deploying and managing endpoint, network and cloud security tooling
  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
  • Hold or willingness to obtain certifications such as GCIH, GCFE, GCFA, GCSA, GMON, CISSP or other relevant security certifications.

Job Category

Info Technology


United States

Job Subcategory

Info Security

Hire Type



Information Security Analysts


Bachelor's Degree


5 to 20+ years

Job type

Full time

Posting ID: 654023182 Posted: 2021-10-13 Job Title: Senior Security Engineer