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technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route
fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver
the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data
to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing
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and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to
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Engineers are expected to identify and design solutions for
issues involving: new features, interoperability, vulnerability,
system limits and constraints facing the platforms and
products. In addition, engineers are responsible to evaluate
current capabilities and predict future needs, then work with
internal stakeholders, vendors and peers to anticipate, define, and
pursue these capabilities.
A successful engineer is a strong communicator and relationship
builder, who uses soft skills to persuade stakeholders to: achieve
consensus, obtain commitment, and take action. The engineer
is a de-facto leader in the organization and is committed to
directly mentoring junior engineers and technicians, while
consistently demonstrating behaviors aligned with our core
The Main Responsibilities
Perform engineering support.
Assess operational business processes to ensure security is
Assess potential risks with new applications and products and
provide security requirements and recommendations for risk
mitigation to help the business succeed with their projects.
Directly engages in advanced troubleshooting and delivery with
stakeholders, including end customers.
Consult as security subject matter expert with network
architects, engineers, and others on solutions to security
Recommend new information security systems and controls to
mitigate emerging threats and risks across the company.
Ensure reports and findings are delivered in a timely and
appropriate manner to management, operations and executive
Recommend new security policy, standards, best practices, and
system configuration standards. Consult with internal clients on
security topics and policy interpretation.
Identify higher risk areas of the corporate and carrier
infrastructure for assessment.
Coordinate activities across multiple departments and business
Other duties as assigned.
What We Look For in a Candidate
6 years of experience, or 4 with Masters degree
Ability and commitment to communicate effectively, consistently
chooses communication methods to ensure critical information
reaches and persuades intended audience
Uses strong interpersonal skills to build partnerships with
stakeholders and peers
Possesses leadership qualities and persuades stakeholders to
achieve positive outcomes
Demonstrates a strong sense of ownership and commitment toward
leading peers and stakeholders on critical projects and tasks;
making, meeting and communicating progress.
Requisition #: 226653
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indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain
or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties,
responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned
to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to
change based on changing business needs and conditions.