Junior Information Security Engineer

Krakow, Poland

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Hitachi Vantara

Posted 4 months ago

The Company
Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., helps data-driven leaders use the value in their data to innovate intelligently and reach outcomes that matter for business and society – what we call a double bottom line. Only Hitachi Vantara combines 100+ years of experience in operational technology (OT) and 60+ years in IT to unlock the power of data from your business, your people and your machines. We help enterprises store, enrich, activate and monetize data for better customer experiences, new revenue streams and lower business costs.
The Role
We are seeking to fill the position of Junior/Information Security Engineer with a focus on Security toolset maintenance and operation in Hitachi Vantara’s Enterprise Information Security organization. This is a full-time position reporting to the director for Cybersecurity Operations.


  • Administer and maintain key security software and systems
  • Daily monitoring of systems to minimize downtime and ensure proper operation and system health
  • Follow proper change management and problem management procedures
  • Test and evaluate changes, patches, and signature updates to security systems, and perform
    deployments during change windows
  • Evaluate cybersecurity risks posed to the environment
  • Work with asset owners and infrastructure custodians to develop and review risk mitigation plans and
    track mitigation plans towards completion
  • Gather data and work with InfoSec reporting team to feed dashboards
  • Document architecture and processes
  • Find opportunities to automate routine maintenance tasks
  • Support security projects, work with project managers to execute project tasks
  • Support the InfoSec team’s overall Information Security Management program


  • At least 1 year of experience with Information Security in the following areas is desirable:
    • Experience with Security product deployment
    • Experience with Windows and Linux system administration tasks including scripting and command line
  • The ideal candidate will have experience with following tools
    • Network Access Controls, such as Forescout
    • Anti-malware solutions, such as Carbonblack Defense
  • Understanding or experience of IT architectures and infrastructure, such as Windows administration,
    domain controller, Active Directory
  • Understanding of IT Service Management processes and concepts, such as Incident Management,
    Change Management, Problem Management
  • Full command of Microsoft Office tools, specifically Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Must be able to effectively use a wide range of Microsoft Office 365 tools, including Teams, SharePoint,
  • Ability to automate frequently performed tasks using common scripting techniques, such as
    PowerShell, Python, Shellscripts
  • Good written and oral communication in English
  • Self-driven with a keen sense of learning new tools, technologies and practices
  • Attention to detail and quality is an absolutely must
  • Strong ethical values and sense of compliance
  • Flexibility to take on new responsibilities and non-routine tasks
  • Willingness to work in an international team
  • Available for on-call rotation, some operational tasks may require work outside of normal hours

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


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