Security Engineer

| Broomfield
 Position: Engineer, Security
Location: Broomfield, CO  
Alteryx, Inc. (NYSE: AYX) is a rapidly growing leader in self-service data analytics – breaking barriers and democratizing the process of empowering hundreds of employees within a single enterprise to become citizen data scientists. More than 2,500 customers from world-class leading brands, including Experian, Walmart, Verizon, Dunkin’ Brands, McDonald’s, and Ford, rely on Alteryx daily. Relief. Joy. Confidence. Love. Gratitude. This is how our customers describe how they feel when using Alteryx. We provide line of business analysts across multiple departments (e.g. finance, marketing, HR, supply chain, etc.) with a code-free and code-friendly analytics workflow that leads to impactful business outcomes.
Join our team of passionate and hard-working associates, and help make a difference in people’s lives by creating software that enables business users to solve problems using data that were previously thought to be unsolvable, save them days, weeks and months of mundane data prep and blending, and help them truly love their jobs again.
As a Security Engineer, this position would be assisting the IT Infrastructure Manager with the technical design, planning, implementation, change management, and defense for our mission critical enterprise systems.  Identifying solutions, implementing policies and procedures, along with providing project assistance, in order to provide a high level of service to the customers of the department.
Position Details:
  • Assist with Security design and implementation.  Upgrades system by coordinating with vendors; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements.
  • Support 24x7 operations environment with up to 10% travel (ability to support off-hours, weekends, and holidays as needed)
  • Identify opportunities for automation, and assist with the development of automation systems to address those opportunities.
  • Lead Security research, planning and implementation of new Security infrastructure and support ongoing projects.
  • Mentor fellow IT professionals to enhance their understanding of security best practices.
  • Implement security policies and procedures to support our infrastructure.
  • Create and maintain detailed and complete system documentation.
  • Utilize ticket tracking system to document all support incidents.
  • Assist with system monitoring, reviewing logs, and verifying completion of scheduled tasks.
  • Participation with maintaining inventory of hardware, software and support assets.
  • Participation in racking, cabling, and labeling of infrastructure.
Required Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated Customer Service & Troubleshooting skill sets.
  • The ability to balance and prioritize multiple projects and remain calm under pressure.
  • Experience working with multi-tiered ticket handling/resolution systems.
  • 4+ years of Security experience including;
    • Through understanding of the security issues that face users and organizations.
    • Knowledge of security threats to end user systems, server, and networking devices.
    • Strong understanding of security best practices in LAN and WAN environments, including implementation of said practices.
    • Advanced security solutions: IDS, IPS, VPN, and other security related devices.
    • Routing protocols, switching, encryption, DNS and content delivery solutions.
  • Must be comfortable working with and troubleshooting in a heterogeneous operating system environment.
  • Current CCNA, Security+ or CSA+ industry certifications.
Desired Qualifications:
  • Current industry certifications such as CCNP, GSEC, CISSP or CEH.
  • Security experience including;
    • Through understanding of log aggregation, including SIEM tools like Splunk or LogRhythm. 
    • Experience with managing compliance to security frameworks such as; NIST, ISO, PCI, SANS Critical Controls.
  • Scripting Languages;
    • Ruby
    • Python
    • Bash
    • PowerShell
Alteryx, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Alteryx, Inc. is not accepting unsolicited resumes at this time.  Please do not call or inquire.
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12303 Airport Way, Suite 250, Broomfield, CO 80021
12303 Airport Way, Suite 250, Broomfield, CO 80021

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