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IT Security Engineer

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Date: Jul 30, 2019

Location: Mountain View, CA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 55919 


At NTT DATA Services, we know that with the right people on board, anything is possible. The quality, integrity, and commitment of our employees are key factors in our company’s growth, market presence and our ability to help our clients stay a step ahead of the competition. By hiring the best people and helping them grow both professionally and personally, we ensure a bright future for NTT DATA Services and for the people who work here.


NTT DATA Services currently seeks a IT Security Engineer to join our team in Mountain View, California (US-CA), United States (US).



Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with day to day Security Operations (Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Assessment, Patch Management, Incident Response, Computer Forensics and Malware Analysis)
  • Identify and respond to security threats by conducting continual monitoring, vulnerability assessments and log analysis
  • Ability to articulate engagement testing and results at both the technical and executive levels during government forums
  • Create technical and managerial documentation, topologies and metrics to support these engagements
  • Support security architecture and engineering efforts in an enterprise scale environment
  • Support scripting effort of team to create, improve or automate processes and/or tools


Required Qualifications:

  • Must be a US Citizen and Clearable- Secret Clearance or Interim Secret Prefered 
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field or equivalent years of experience
  • 6-8 years of combined IT and security work experience including Penetration testing of systems, Vulnerability testing, Digital Forensics & Incident Response, Patch Management, Reverse Engineering and other Security Operations tasks
  • Team-oriented interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface effectively with a broad range of people and roles (IT and business personnel)
  • Strong scripting ability (i.e. Python, Bash, Go)
  • Deep understanding of system internals for OS X, Windows, UNIX, Android or iOS
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Ability to understand security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques
  • Knowledge of web application and network exploitation
  • Ability to travel up to 10% to other NASA centers in the U.S.


Desired skills:

  • Experience working on a Government contract
  • Experience coding and reviewing JavaScript
  • Linux Forensics and/or Advanced Linux systems administration
  • Cloud Security knowledge of AWS and/or Azure
  • FISMA/NIST/FedRAMP Audit and Assessment
  • CISSP, OSCP, OSCE and GIAC certifications desired


This position is only available to those interested in direct staff employment opportunities with NTT DATA, Inc. or its subsidiaries.  Please note, 1099 or corp-2-corp contractors or the equivalent will NOT be considered. We offer a full comprehensive benefits package that starts from your first day of employment.                                                                                


About NTT DATA Services


NTT DATA Services partners with clients to navigate and simplify the modern complexities of business and technology, delivering the insights, solutions and outcomes that matter most. We deliver tangible business results by combining deep industry expertise with applied innovations in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services.


NTT DATA Services, headquartered in Plano, Texas, is a division of NTT DATA Corporation, a top 10 global business and IT services provider with 118,000+ professionals in more than 50 countries, and NTT Group, a partner to 88 percent of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn more.


NTT DATA, Inc. (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs.  The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law.  To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.




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