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Garmin Cyber Security Engineer 2 (Endpoint/SecDevOps) in Olathe, Kansas

We are looking for multiple full-time Cyber Security Engineers for our headquarters in the Greater Kansas City area. One of the roles will focus more on endpoints/email, one more perimeter foucsed and finally one that is more platform focused

In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring adherence to Garmin’s information security strategy, programs and best practice. Design, develop, and implement solutions and metrics to successfully integrate and monitor new information security and identity management systems with the existing architecture. In addition, deploy security policies, investigate and evaluate alerts for malicious file execution attempts, and design enhanced protocols aligned with protecting corporate wide production systems. The Cyber Security Engineer will also lead root-cause analysis efforts to determine improvement opportunities when failures occur. Other essential functions include:

Defensive Team:

  • Responsible for ensuring that the Garmin cyber defense protections are adequate and effective

  • Provides recommendations to Garmin leadership and technical management regarding current and future cyber security policy considerations and technologies, based on ongoing assessment of the evolving threat environment

  • Monitor all operations and infrastructure

  • Maintain all security tools and technology

  • Monitor internal and external policy compliance

  • Work with different departments in the company to reduce risk. Plans and conducts consultation with users, management, vendors, and technical staff to assess computing needs and system requirements that may affect Garmin’s cyber security posture

  • Planning and executing multi-faceted large scale and enterprise wide security projects in accordance with established policies, regulations, and industry best practices

All Teams:

  • Creating and developing security assessment solutions

  • Daily administrative tasks, reporting and communication with the relevant departments in the organization

  • Designs and develops complex, integrated solutions to meet business requirements or enhance performance of Garmin’s security systems

  • Performs and evaluates costs analyses and vendor comparisons from small through large scale projects to ensure cost-effective and efficient operations

  • Measures feasibility of various approaches and makes recommendations

  • Communicate effectively regarding system operations and environment changes

  • Adhere to SOX, PCI, and other regulatory requirements as dictated

  • Understands and avoids potential threats and drives counter measures for IT managed systems

  • Ensures that all security requirements are met or exceeded

  • Provides significant contributions to defining team roadmap and priorities

  • Develops reliable solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity

  • Demonstrates broad understanding of Garmin's business model, including Engineering, Operations, Finance, Sales and Marketing

  • Serves as a mentor and provides guidance to less experienced IT workers

  • Researches new technologies and proposes cost effective solutions

  • Provides innovation within area of expertise

  • Facilitates team discussions and meetings

  • Recognized as an expert in assigned discipline at Garmin and applies extensive technical expertise and analysis to initiatives

  • Contributes input to broader technology solutions outside of discipline

  • Serves as a leader of change

  • Demonstrates professional maturity through giving and receiving constructive feedback

  • Conflict is addressed effectively without appreciable oversight

  • Coordinates department level non-project changes

  • Perform other duties as necessary

Qualified candidates possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Business or another relevant field AND a minimum of 5 years relevant experience OR equivalent years of experience . Other requirements include:

  • For endpoint: Idea is global deployment of endpoints and global email deployment experience. Also need Linux experience

  • For Platform: Looking for someone that has dealt with integration tools, working with distrusted builds and scaling up. Someone with experience working multiple locations, including remote workers

  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills in a small team setting

  • Must be team-oriented, possess a positive attitude and work well with others

  • Driven problem solver with proven success in solving difficult problems

  • Excellent time management and follow-up skills

  • Consistently demonstrates quality and effectiveness in work documentation and organization

Garmin International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran’s status, age or disability.