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Sr. Cyber Security Architect

Date: Jul 21, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: Sealed Air Corporation

Sealed Air Corporation is a knowledge-based company focused on packaging solutions that help our customers achieve their sustainability goals in the face of today’s biggest social and environmental challenges. Our portfolio of widely recognized brands, including Cryovac® brand food packaging solutions and Bubble Wrap® brand cushioning, enable a safer and less wasteful food supply chain and protect valuable goods shipped around the world. Sealed Air generated $4.5 billion in sales in 2017 and has approximately 15,000 employees who serve customers in 122 countries. To learn more, visit


Senior Cyber Security Architect is responsible for technical scoping, design and implementation of technical security controls (Firewall, IPS, Proxy Servers, SIEM), threat management, vulnerability management, protection controls, forensic investigation, security event monitoring and incident detection tasks. In addition to designing and anticipating possible security threats and identifying areas of weakness in a network system, a Security Architect must respond promptly and effectively to possible breaches of security. Reviewing current system security measures and recommending and implementing enhancements.


The candidate must be a self-starter capable of multitasking and efficiently manage their time in a dynamic environment with demanding deadlines while requiring minimal levels of supervision. Additionally, the candidate must possess excellent writing, speaking, analytical, project management, organizational, collaboration and customer service skills that will assist them in identifying solutions to complex security problems. This position reports to the Director of Cyber Security Engineering & Operations.


Responsibilities include but not limited to threat management, vulnerability management, incident response, insider threat, perimeter security, logging, anti-phishing, white hat ethical hacking (blue team, red teams) and forensic investigation. This position will serve as a technical escalation point for other engineers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Conducting regular system tests and ensuring continuous monitoring of network security
  • Developing project timelines for ongoing system upgrades and responding to all security incidents and providing thorough post-event analyses
  • The successful candidate must also serve in a digital forensics’ capacity. This includes the creation of a forensically sound duplicate of evidence (i.e., forensic image) that ensures the original evidence is not unintentionally modified, to use for data recovery and analysis processes
  • Lead cursory and/or in-depth insider threat analysis (i.e. packet captures, endpoint behaviors, etc.), or collaborate with peers when appropriate for hand-offs/escalations.
  • Conduct analysis of malicious code and weaponized documents through behavioral analysis or reverse engineering.
  • Enhance detections, alerts and other cyber event correlation rules to reduce false positives.
  • Oversee execution of established operational processes and procedures by SOC analysts to analyze, escalate, and lead remediation of security incidents.
  • Ability to analyze current technology capabilities and develop/produce/deliver technical enhancement plans with consideration of integration capability in a global setting.
  • Conduct network, endpoint, and log analysis by utilizing various consoles on a regular basis to analyze and triage cyber security events e.g. SIEM (Qradar, Splunk, Solarwind) IDS,  IPS, firewall, etc  and perform continuous hunt activities across the environment.
  • Strong networking background with personnel experience in the continued enhancement of network security devices for micro-segmentation and enterprise application protection.
  • Strong background of evaluating, creating and deploying global scale protection solutions with tailoring and adaptation plans reducing risk and internal support acceptance.
  • Be able to reconstruct cyber events, assess cyber threat and scope of impact, identify and track any internal lateral or external movement, and develop response solutions.
  • Research and track new exploits and cyber threats,  lead containment of threats and remediation of the environment during or after an incident.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree (BS) in Cybersecurity, Information Security, Computer Science, Information Assurance, or equivalent experience will be considered.
  • Sherwood Applied Business Security Architecture (SABSA)
  • CISSP – Architecture
  • Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE) Security or equivalent experience required
  • PaloAlto Certified Network Security Engineer (PCNSE) or equivalent experience
  • GIAC Certifications (GCIA, GCIH)
  • EC-Council (CEH, ECSA, CHFI) or equivalent experience

Desired Qualifications

  • In depth experience with Firewall engineering concepts (such as CISCO, Palo Alto), security forensics and incident response.
  • Intermediate knowledge of cyber defense mitigation techniques and vulnerability assessment tools, including open source tools, and their capabilities. Intermediate knowledge of cryptography and cryptographic key management concepts,  penetration testing principles, tools, and techniques (e.g., metasploit, neosploit).  
  • Intermediate knowledge of system and application security threats and vulnerabilities (e.g., buffer overflow, mobile code, cross-site scripting, Procedural Language/Structured Query Language [PL/SQL] and injections, race conditions, covert channel, replay, return-oriented attacks, malicious code).
  • Intermediate  knowledge of system administration, network, and operating system hardening techniques. Intermediate skill in using incident handling methodologies.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills needed to work effectively with a wide variety of internal and external resources.
  • Strong decision-making skills and ability to work under pressure.

Requisition id: 26145 

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status. Sealed Air participates in the E-Verify Program (US sites only).

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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