• Sr Cyber Security Spec

    Location US-RI-Johnston
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Work Location
    Works from an office location
    Employee Type
    Information Services - Information Security
  • Overview - External

    FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

    Responsibilities - External

    FM Global is continuing to invest in cyber security and the Cyber Threat Operations and Engineering team is growing.  We are looking for an experienced and dedicated senior level cyber professional to complement our existing team.   
    The Cyber Threat Operations and Engineering team is responsible for the implementation, operation, maintenance, and growth of technology solutions intended to mitigate cyber security threats.  These solutions range from network security technologies like firewalls, URL filters, intrusion detection/prevention systems, advanced threat prevention technologies, and web application firewalls to server and endpoint solutions such as filesystem monitoring, filesystem encryption, vulnerability management and malware detection/prevention agents.  This team is also responsible for ensuring that documented standards and processes for all aforementioned capabilities exist and are consistently followed. 

    The succesful candidate will take pride in the quality of their work, and the effectiveness of the cyber security controls for which they are responsible.  This senior level position should have extensive experience with complex web application firewall configurations and possess a deep understanding of web application functionality.  They should also be capable of handling and resolving complex technical challenges in one or more of the following areas: Firewall, AV/EDR, DLP, e-mail security, encryption. 

    Qualifications - External


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Security / Assurance, Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience or technical training with a non-related degree.  (Related certifications such as PWAPT, GWAPT a plus) 



    • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in information technology, security administration, business analysis, risk, audit, compliance, computer forensics, network perimeter security or other related discipline. 


    Skills and Abilities: 

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
    • Solid Interpersonal skills.  
    • Ability to coordinate activities with team members and other stakeholders.   
    • Excellent customer service skills. 
    • Must have a strong work ethic, great time management skills and a positive attitude. 
    • Ability to work independently or on a team 
    • Ability to multi-task and change priorities with effective results.
    • Strong knowledge of at least one of the following areas: operating systems, databases, systems, networks, application development. 
    • Strong knowledge of computer vulnerabilities, hacker methodologies and other threats. 
    • Strong MS Excel and reporting skills required.  Experience using PowerBI strongly preferred. 
    • Ability to leverage various trusted sources of information (articles, webinars, Internet, etc.) to gain accurate knowledge of current security threats, vulnerabilities, mitigating strategies to address them and then recommend and implement appropriate solutions for the FM Global organization. 
    • Comprehensive understanding of at least one security, technical, or risk discipline. 
    • Experience working with vendors and resellers, handling vendor/reseller relationships, and bringing available resources to bear to solve problems or realize opportunities. 
    • Experience managing/leading projects and ability to produce any necessary artifacts. 
    • Experience with one or more of the following is preferred: 
      ZScaler, Palo Alto, Cisco, F5, McAfee, Cylance, Bromium, Symantec, Varonis, Vormetric, Tenable, Rapid7, Mimecast, Proofpoint 
    • Must have a solid understanding of and working familiarity with OWASP top 10 and experience building and managing complex security policies on web application firewalls.