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Senior Information Security Engineer - Remote

Boston, Massachusetts | Albany, New York | Annapolis, Maryland | Atlanta, Georgia | Augusta, Maine | Austin, Texas | Baton Rouge, Louisiana | Bismarck, North Dakota | Boise, Idaho | Carson City, Nevada | Charleston, West Virginia | Remote

On the R&D team, you’ll join 700 scientists, researchers, clinicians, software developers, data scientists and engineers who work in all phases of the product development lifecycle – including concept, planning, development and validation on new product launches and patents. Together, you’ll build next-generation solutions that contribute to food safety, diagnostic innovations, drug development, big data technologies and more. The future of environmental, human and life sciences is up to you.

  • Full Time
  • Minimal Travel

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We have found that the following traits and attributes help lead to a successful future in R&D at PerkinElmer.

  • Adaptable
  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Proactive
  • Problem-Solver
  • Innovative

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There is a deep mutual respect for each other’s skills and contributions. Whether it’s taking on a new process skill or a new software skill, we are always moving forward so you never get bored – that’s what makes it exciting even after 30 years.

Jay Ives, Sr. Manager, Spectroscopy R&D


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Location(s) Boston, Massachusetts, Albany, New York, Annapolis, Maryland, Atlanta, Georgia, Augusta, Maine, Austin, Texas, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Bismarck, North Dakota, Boise, Idaho, Carson City, Nevada, Charleston, West Virginia, Remote Status Regular Job ID JR-031940

The Senior Information Security Engineer is the subject matter expert for multiple security systems and responsible for managing security systems, responding to security alerts, and ensuring compliance of information security practices and standards.

In this role you will be responsible to: Identify potential information and network security vulnerabilities; Develop and implement solutions to mitigate risks and enhance system security; Ensure site security and provide consultation on security issues; Investigate and recommend security technologies including managed security services, data loss prevention, firewalls, encryption, intrusion detection, VPN and solutions for incorporation into product/services; Analyze and resolve data, application, computer and network security problems and issues; Perform security investigation and computer forensic analysis; Assist in the development of secure architecture and designs and provides training on security solutions.

Responsibilities of this Role:

  • Assist with the management of infrastructure security systems (NGFW, NAC, SIEM, NGAV, EDR, UBA, WAF, DLP, etc.)

  • Act as a consultative partner for Application security design and security reviews

  • Assist/performdeployment/ maintenance and tuning of security systemssuch as firewalls, IPS/IDS, SIEM, EDR, WAF,threat and vulnerability management toolsto reduce false positives and deliver actionable reporting

  • Design / Review system configurations to ensure that they are secure, role appropriate, and consistent throughout the organization

  • Document procedural changes along with developing and implementing security procedures for new security tools/processes

  • Monitor and/or ensure compliance with federal and state laws andregulations

  • Perform additional duties asrequested related application, and information security and compliance

  • Work as part of a Globallydispersed informationsecurity team with locations in India, clients all over the world

  • Handle cyber incidents, project deployments and customer escalations complying with standards, regulations, policies, procedures and workinstructions

Basic Qualifications:

  • Engineering Bachelor’s Degree

  • 3 - 5 years of relevant Professional Experience

  • Experience with operation control of security systems in one of the key disciplines listed(NAC, SIEM, NGAV, EDR, UBA, WAF, NGFW, DLP, etc.)

  • Experience handling cyber incidents and escalations compliant to industrystandards

  • Specific experience performing security investigations, reviews, andreporting

  • Experience with project management

  • Mastery of written andverbalcommunication

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Industry recognized certifications preferable(e.g., CISSP, CISM)


PerkinElmer is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. PerkinElmer is committed to a culturally diverse workforce.

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