Remote Senior Transaction Security Engineer

Location US
Job ID
2022-30792
# of Openings
2
Job Category
Information Technology

 

Leadership.Global.General – 3D City – Safer World

At UL, we know why we come to work.

Thousands of us around the world wake up every day with a common purpose to make the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place. Science is in our DNA; we are endlessly curious and passionate about seeking and speaking the truth. We take delight in knowing that our work makes a meaningful contribution to society, and we are proud that our culture is centered on integrity, collaboration, inclusion and excellence. UL stands at the forefront of technological advancement, and we are continually challenged to find new ways to foster innovation and positive change. Satisfying? Yes. Exciting? Absolutely!

What you’ll learn & achieve:

Job Description:

 

Under the direction and guidance of the Program Manager, the Security Engineer will perform both billable and non-billable tasks required to evaluate cryptographic IT products, which includes:

  • Security analysis
  • Documentation authoring
  • Source code review
  • Operational testing
  • Presentations and workshops
  • Report writing
  • Status reporting
  • Maintain/improve technical knowledge
  • Perform related duties as directed
  • Audit-related tasks

Duties Will Include:

  • Presentations and workshops with customers
  • Cryptographic module design specification review
  • Authoring of security documentation
  • Preparation and execution of source code test plans including reporting observed test results
  • Preparation and execution of operational test plans using port analyzers and debug tools which also includes reporting observed test results
  • Performing other testing activities on an as-required/as-tasked basis
  • Conducting all testing activities in accordance with all applicable standards and methodologies related to FIPS 140 validation
  • Consulting the Lab Manager and other senior engineers as applicable on all testing matters requiring clarification
  • The ability to successfully work in a team environment coupled with the ability to develop creative solutions

What makes you a great fit:

  • Successful completion of a post-secondary program, in a field related to IT security, computer science or engineering
  • Knowledge of common programming languages such as C\C++, Java, etc.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft, Linux, and Unix Operating Systems
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent writing skills – must be able to prepare written reports
  • Excellent English communication skills, along with the ability to articulate requirements in technical and non-technical terms to customers, peers, and management
  • Basic knowledge of cryptography, cryptographic algorithms, and communication protocols
  • Basic knowledge of wireless communication protocols (e.g., Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC)
  • Familiarity with IT test tools and techniques (e.g., Wireshark)
  • CVP tester certification or prior FIPS testing experience and be able to pass the certification test within 6 months
  • Successful completion of a post-secondary program preferably in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a technically related discipline.

What you’ll experience working at UL:

  • Mission For UL, corporate and social responsibility isn’t new. Making the world a safer, more secure and sustainable place has been our business model for the last 125 years and is deeply engrained in everything we do.
  • People Ask any UL employee what they love most about working here, and you’ll almost always hear, “the people.” Going beyond what is possible is the standard at UL. We’re able to deliver the best because we employ the best.
  • Interesting work Every day is different for us here as we eagerly anticipate the next innovation that our customers’ create. We’re inspired to take on the challenge that will transform how people live, work and play. And as a global company, in many roles, you will get international experience working with colleagues around the world.
  • Grow & achieve We learn, work and grow together with targeted development, reward and recognition programs as well as our very own UL University that offers extensive training programs for employees at all stages, including a technical training track for applicable roles.
  • Total Rewards In the US, we provide lots of great benefits for our employees are their families. All employees are eligible for bonus compensation in addition to their annual salary. Many US employees are eligible to enroll in health, wellness and retirement saving benefits on day one of employment. We focus on providing employees with options for healthcare savings such as Healthcare Reimbursement Accounts and Health Savings Accounts (that UL contributes to twice per year!). We also have Employee Assistance Programs to support your mental health & wellbeing. UL offers a competitive 401k matching structure of up to 5% of eligible pay. Additionally, we invest 4% into your retirement saving fund after your first year of continuous employment. UL supports workplace flexibility based on team & business needs focused on provide employees stability – employees and managers work together to build a plan. We also provide employees with paid time off including vacation, holiday, sick and volunteer time off.

Learn More:

Working at UL is an exciting journey that twists and turns daily. We thrive in the twists and revel in the turns. This is our every day. This is our normal. Curious?

To learn more about us and the work we do, visit UL.com .

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