Description This is a perfect opportunity for the right person to become a key part of a team of cyber security professionals that are executing a pivotal role in protecting and defending the nation's critical infrastructure. The Lead Engineer, Cyber Defense Engineering will be responsible for operating a highly important Cyber Defense Encryption function and leading a small team of skilled engineers. This is a challenging and rewarding opportunity for an individual who is looking for an opportunity in the Cyber Defense arena and wishes to grow within an organization.
Lead a small team of Cyber Defense Engineers supporting the primary goal of Global Information Security - Cyber Defense, with a focus on Cryptographic Technologies and emerging crypto patterns
Create and Execute Cyber Defense solutions as directed by Cyber Defense management and in accordance with CME's Cyber Defense Roadmap
Manage projects according to project plans with a keen eye to objective delivery, cost adherence and minimizing risk
Contribute to and manage a rolling 18-24 month plan/roadmap, gain approval for said plan and execute said plan in accordance with Cyber Defense Service Lifecycle (CDSL), i.e. ITIL v3-2011 Service Principles
Maintain acute industry awareness of; Cyber Defense Product Landscape, emerging and rising threat landscape and the latest/newest protocols/techniques/evolution in Cyber Security/Cyber Defense with a focus on Encryption Technologies and emerging Encryption patterns
Create complete Service Designs including, but not limited to, Technical Requirement Documents, Proof of Concept use cases, Technology Engineering Documents, Service Operations Guides, etc.
Perform operational knowledge transfer to associated support and consumer organizations
10+ years in IT Engineering and\or Cyber Security Engineering
CISSP Certification preferred
Solid working knowledge of ITIL (ITIL Certification preferred)
Subject Matter Expert (SME) designing, engineering, implementing, operating and supporting a Cryptographic Infrastructure consisting of such elements as; Enterprise Key Management System (EKMS), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Hardware Security Modules (HSM), Key Management Interoperability Protocol (KMIP), Keyed-Hash Message Authentication Code (HMAC), Transparent Data Encryption (TDE), Enterprise Digital Rights Management (EDRM), etc. for Data-at-Rest, Data-in-Transit and Data-in-Use.
A solid understanding of Cloud Technologies (e.g., GCP, AWS, Azure), particularly Data in-transit and at-rest Crypto services and DevSecOps implementations.
Solid understanding of High Availability, System Resiliency, Systems Design & Engineering, Databases and Web technologies.
A good understanding of Industry Security standards (i.e. ISO27001/2, NIST Cyber Security Framework, etc.)
Excellent knowledge of technical leadership and information analysis
Ability to multi-task
Exceptional interpersonal skills; must build strong relationships with partners (internally and externally)
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
Proven execution capabilities. Success oriented. Ability to work under pressure, owning and meeting critical deadlines.
CME Group is committed to offering a competitive total rewards package for our employees that recognizes their contributions to the business and reflects our long-term investment in their future. The salary range for this role is $118,100-$196,800. Actual salary offered will be dependent on a wide array of factors including but not limited to: relevant experience, skills, education and comparison to internal employees (where relevant). Our compensation program also includes an annual target bonus opportunity for all employees, as well as the opportunity to become an owner in the company through our broad-based equity program. Through our Benefits program, we strive to offer flexibility, value and choice. From comprehensive health coverage, to a retirement package that includes both a 401(k) and an active Pension Plan, to highly competitive education reimbursement provisions, paid time off and a mental health benefit, CME Group offers a holistic Benefits package for our team and their dependents.
CME Group: Where Futures Are Made
CME Group (www.cmegroup.com) is the world's leading derivatives marketplace. But who we are goes deeper than that. Here, you can impact markets worldwide. Transform industries. And build a career shaping tomorrow. We invest in your success and you own it, all while working alongside a team of leading experts who inspire you in ways big and small. Problem solvers, difference makers, trailblazers. Those are our people. And we're looking for more.
This position requires that you be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire. Proof of vaccination will be required as a condition of employment. CME Group complies with federal, state and local laws with respect to providing accommodations for individuals who are unable to receive the vaccine due to a medical condition or religious belief.