Website The Home Depot
The Principal, Systems Engineering, Guides The Development, Maintenance, And Support Of The Home Depot’s Security Organization Within One Of The Following Areas
The Security Engineer utilizes business knowledge and solid technical experience of security to provide a secure information environment for the business. The Systems Engineer works in one of the following areas : Architecture, Network and Perimeter Security , Endpoint Security, Data Security and Analytics, Identity & Access Management , Governance , Risk & Compliance , Internal Threat Operations , Security Operations and Resilience, Application Security and Vulnerability Management.
They have an in-depth understanding of the technology landscape and act as the face of the Systems Engineering group to other areas of the organization. In addition, they provide technical guidance to more junior Systems Engineers.
- 20% – Delivery & Execution: Guides configuration, debugging, and support for infrastructure Documents, reviews and ensures that all quality and change control standards are met Guides field and corporate roll-outs of technology Guides the stand up of necessary system software, hardware, and equipment (physical or virtual) to meet changing infrastructure needs Creates and optimizes specifications for complex technology solutions Produces and manages purchase requests for hardware and software Creates technical white papers and thought leadership Creates and enforces process standards Leads disaster recovery planning and engineering efforts Collaborates with other leaders to drive build versus buy decisions with regard to technology
- 10% – Learning: Keeps abreast of innovations and industry trends as well as changes to internal systems and determines how they impacts tools, training, and support necessary to keep systems up, running, and secure Participates in and contributes to learning activities around modern systems engineering core practices (communities of practice) Leads learning efforts inside the organization focused on systems engineering Proactively views articles, tutorials, and videos to learn about new technologies and best practices being used within other technology organizations
- 30% – Support & Enablement: Collaborates with product and project teams to understand needs and enable them with infrastructure Guides technology architecture design review efforts for project and product teams Leverages tooling and custom applications to monitor the operational status of applications, infrastructure, networks, databases and security; optimizes and tunes performance as appropriate Guides root cause analysis, debugging, support, and post-mortem analysis for security incidents and service interruptions Guides maintenance, upgrades, and support for existing systems and infrastructure to ensure operational stability Acts as a vendor relationship manager Guides the production of in-house documentation around solutions Monitors tools and proactively helps teams struggling with systems issues Provides application support for software running in production Guides the creation of scripts and tools that drive automation and enable product teams and end users to move towards self service Acts as a mentor to more junior Systems Engineers
- 40% – Strategy & Planning:Researches and analyzes business trends and behavioral data to identify opportunities for improvements and new initiatives Leads the evaluation, development, and recommendation of specific technology products and platforms to provide cost-effective solutions that meet business and technology requirements Researches and designs best fit infrastructure, network, database, and security architectures for products Guides the proactive creation and maintenance of tools for monitoring and support Leads project budgeting, planning, and management across multiple efforts and teams Develops and delivers formal training courses Visits with operational units (e.g., warehouses, stores, data centers) to understand needs and build relationships
- Manages Ambiguity: Operating effectively, even when things are not certain or the way forward is not clear
- Nimble Learning: Actively learning through experimentation when tackling new problems, using both successes and failures as learning fodder.
- Interpersonal Savvy: Relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
- Action Oriented: Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
- Business Insight: Applying knowledge of business and the marketplace to advance the organization s goals
- Situational Adaptability: Adapting approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations
- Communicates Effectively: Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences
- Drives Results: Consistently achieving results, even under tough circumstances
- Cultivates Innovation: Creating new and better ways for the organization to be successful
- Self-Development: Actively seeing new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
- Optimizes Work Processes: Knowing the most effective and efficient processes to get things done, with a focus on continuous improvement
- Collaborates: Building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
- Manages Complexity: Making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems
- Global Perspective: Taking a broad view when approaching issues; using a global lens
Qualification & Experience:
- The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor’s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.
- Years of Relevant Work Experience: 6 years
Company: The Home Depot
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Functions: Information Technology
Job Location: Austin, TX, US
Application Deadline: N/A