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  • Security Engineer II

    Workday, Inc.

    It's fun to work in a company where people truly believe in what they're doing. At Workday, we're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business of enterprise applications. We work hard, and we're serious about what we do. But we like to have a good time, too. In fact, we run our company with that principle in mind every day: One of our core values is fun.


Are you a smart and highly skilled Security Engineer looking to join one of the hottest SaaS and cloud companies in the world? Do you enjoy creating and managing security solutions in a rapidly growing global infrastructure?
If you choose to join the Workday Security Team, your mission will be to ensure that our customers most precious data remains secure when they entrust us with its safekeeping. Don’t miss out on a chance for an exciting and challenging security career with the opportunity for rapid growth.
Join Workday's technical security team as a Security Engineer. This position is responsible for all technical aspects of security. You will be responsible for working closely with the Operations, Network, Security, and IT teams to identify, prototype, implement, and support security solutions. You will also provide technical support for Incident Response and SOC monitoring. You will be part of a rapidly growing team with strong leadership and room for personal and professional growth. This is a critical and exciting role that puts you at the front line of protecting the Workday infrastructure and customers.


  • Skills and Experience:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5+ years of professional security engineering or systems engineering/administration
  • Ideal candidate will have strong understanding of industry trends in all areas of Cybersecurity and be an accomplished security practitioner
  • Experience with plans, designs, and evaluations of security systems and architectures
  • Experience working in 24 x 7 centers with complex, high transaction, high availability environments
  • Ability to translate high-level security requirements and willingness to bring creative ideas to early stage development process
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills, both oral and written
  • Your arsenal should include expert knowledge of:
  • 1337 System Administration
  • UNIX and Linux wizard
  • Good knowledge of Windows (both client and server OS), group policies
  • OS hardening, Endpoint protection
  • Programming languages (Python, Ruby, Java, etc.)
  • Continuous integration/automation tools (Ansible, Chef, Puppet, Jenkins, Git, Gerrit)
  • Experience with public cloud deployments (AWS, Azure, etc)
  • PKI, RSA, Crypto
  • Authentication (oAuth, SAML, LDAP)
  • Sense of humor and positive attitude required, no exceptions!


  • Travel No travel
  • Incentives Not provided
  • Clearance & Citizenship No requirements
  • Remote Work No remote work
  • Education Bachelors Degree
  • Salary Range Not provided

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