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Information Security Engineer

Pune, MH 411030
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Information Security Engineer Pune, India

Are you a data expert with a focus on enhancing security? Are you interested in joining a globally diverse organization where our unique contributions are recognized and celebrated, allowing each of us to thrive? Then join Western Union as a Senior Information Security Engineer.

Western Union powers your pursuit.

We are looking for someone who can solve complex problems creatively while adhering to the most advanced industry standards. This position may require working off hours/on-call while it provides flexibility to support this occasional support.

Role Responsibilities

  • Operating as an instrumental part of our very talented information security team.
  • Using your highly technical security skills to build/deploy key infrastructure security tools, respond to escalated security alerts, provide enterprise risk assessment, vulnerability remediation, and provide a source of security consultation and expertise for the business.
  • Actively participating in designing the framework architectures aligned with security best practices in the industry.
  • Work closely with the cloud architecture team on determining cost-effective efficient solutions.
  • Developing, automating, and managing security solutions in the cloud.
  • Making sure that solutions and current state of cloud environments comply with company policies and standards.
  • Constantly evaluating processes to create automation, self-service, and improvements as code solutions.
  • Having an expert understanding and supporting experience in major cloud provider spaces, as well as the ability to operate these environments using SDK, API and CLI methods.
  • Expert understanding includes all major services, dependencies, methodologies, frameworks, and conventions that are needed to protect the enterprise within our portion of the shared security model.

Role Requirements

  • 6+ years of information security and/or application security experience.
  • Expert with application and network security.
  • Expert in secure application programming, code reviewing.
  • Expert in programming and scripting languages, such as Python or Ruby.
  • Familiar with top security flaws and resolutions as listed by OWASP, SANS, etc.
  • Experience in creating and implementing cloud security automation.
  • Experience with Linux and Windows operating systems.
  • Experience with web technologies (scripting, SSL, HTTP/S) and their security requirements.
  • Knowledge of modern web and mobile applications frameworks and their security requirements.
  • Knowledge of network architecture, protocols, and standards.
  • Experience of Web Application Firewalls, SSL/TLS, Forward and reverse proxies.
  • Experience communicating technical security requirements to technical and non-technical personnel.
  • Experience collaborating with technical and vendor personnel, cloud service providers.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, network packets analysis, firewall technology, IDS/IPS technology.
  • Willing to work off-hours/on-call to handle occasional incidents and escalations.

The following skills and experience will be an added advantage but are not required:

  • Familiarity with incident response, forensics, and evidence preservation.
  • Expert with SIEM, event correlation technologies.
  • Certifications (Nice to have):
    • GCP Cloud Engineer
    • GCP Cloud DevOps Engineer
    • GCP Cloud Security Engineer
    • GCP Cloud Network Engineer
    • GCP Cloud Architect
    • GCP Cloud Developer
    • AWS Cloud Practitioner
    • AWS Solutions Architect
    • AWS SysOps
    • AWS Developer
    • AWS DevOps
    • AWS Security
    • AWS Networking
    • CCNA
    • CCNT
    • CompTIA Security+
    • CompTIA Network+
    • CompTIA Cloud+
    • CompTIA CySA+
    • Azure Security Engineer
    • Azure Security Technologies
    • Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect
    • Azure Identity and Access
    • Python PCEP, PCAP, PCPP
    • GCSA
    • CCSP
    • CISSP
    • CKS
    • GWEB
    • GPCS
    • GCTD

We make financial services accessible to humans everywhere. Join us for whats next.

Western Union is positioned to become the worlds most accessible financial services company transforming lives and communities.To support this, we have launched a Digital Banking Service and Wallet across several European markets to enhance our customers experiences by offering a state-of-the-art digital Ecosystem. More than moving money, we design easy-to-use products and services for our digital and physical financial ecosystem that help our customers move forward.

Just as we help our global customers prosper, we support our employees in achieving their professional aspirations. Youll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as receive a great compensation package. If youre ready to help drive the future of financial services, its time for the Western Union. Learn more about our purpose and people at https://careers.westernunion.com.


You will also have access to short-term incentives, multiple health insurance options, accident and life insurance, and access to best-in-class development platforms, to name a few
(https://careers.westernunion.com/global-benefits/). Please see the location-specific benefits below and note that your Recruiter may share additional role-specific benefits during your interview process or in an offer of employment.

Your India specific benefits include:

  • Employees Provident Fund [EPF]
  • Gratuity Payment
  • Public holidays
  • Annual Leave, Sick leave, Compensatory leave, and Maternity / Paternity leave
  • Annual Health Check up
  • Hospitalization Insurance Coverage (Mediclaim)
  • Group Life Insurance, Group Personal Accident Insurance Coverage, Business Travel Insurance
  • Cab Facility
  • Relocation Benefit

Western Union values in-person collaboration, learning, and ideation whenever possible. We believe this creates value through common ways of working and supports the execution of enterprise objectives which will ultimately help us achieve our strategic goals. By connecting face-to-face, we are better able to learn from our peers, problem-solve together, and innovate.

Our Hybrid Work Model categorizes each role into one of three categories. Western Union has determined the category of this role to be Hybrid. This is defined as a flexible working arrangement that enables employees to divide their time between working from home and working from an office location. The expectation is to work from the office a minimum of three days a week.

We are passionate about diversity. Our commitment is to provide an inclusive culture that celebrates the unique backgrounds and perspectives of our global teams while reflecting the communities we serve. We do not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, political affiliation, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or veteran status. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, following applicable laws.

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Posted: 2023-08-11 Expires: 2023-10-25
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