Senior Engineer, Cybersecurity

Pune, India


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Job Title: Senior Engineer, Cybersecurity

Ref ID: REFID268858

Pune, India

Overview: NIQ is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Cybersecurity Engineer to join our team. This role requires a broad knowledge of cybersecurity engineering, including cloud security, network security, endpoint security, email security, and log management. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in establishing, managing, and maintaining department KPIs and KRIs, as well as hands-on implementation experience across various cybersecurity domains.


  • Develop and implement comprehensive cybersecurity strategies and solutions.
  • Establish, manage, and maintain department KPIs and KRIs to ensure effective performance and risk management.
  • Create and deliver PowerPoint presentations for department updates and business cases.
  • Identify and communicate cyber risks, especially when control gaps are present.
  • Innovate solutions by applying advanced cybersecurity concepts and methodologies.
  • Plan and complete assignments, resolving conflicts independently.
  • Champion and set standards for agile processes.
  • Provide direction, coaching, and development to colleagues.
  • Strive to reduce complexity and create clarity in cybersecurity processes.
  • Work autonomously to design technical solutions and identify risks.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related technical field.
  • 7-10 years of technical experience in cybersecurity engineering.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages such as PowerShell, Python, etc.
  • Demonstrated mastery in cybersecurity concepts and hands-on implementation.
  • Ability to understand and communicate cyber risks effectively.
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to create impactful PowerPoint presentations.
  • Experience in designing technical solutions and working autonomously.

Preferred Skills:

  • Broad knowledge of various cybersecurity domains.
  • Experience with cloud security, network security, endpoint security, email security, and log management.
  • Ability to direct and develop team members.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and ability to work independently.

Additional Information

  • Enjoy a flexible and rewarding work environment with peer-to-peer recognition platforms. 
  • Recharge and revitalize with help of wellness plans made for you and your family. 
  • Plan your future with financial wellness tools. 
  • Stay relevant and upskill yourself with career development opportunities

Our Benefits

  • Flexible working environment
  • Volunteer time off
  • LinkedIn Learning
  • Employee-Assistance-Program (EAP)

About NIQ

NIQ is the world’s leading consumer intelligence company, delivering the most complete understanding of consumer buying behavior and revealing new pathways to growth. In 2023, NIQ combined with GfK, bringing together the two industry leaders with unparalleled global reach. With a holistic retail read and the most comprehensive consumer insights—delivered with advanced analytics through state-of-the-art platforms—NIQ delivers the Full View™. NIQ is an Advent International portfolio company with operations in 100+ markets, covering more than 90% of the world’s population.

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Our commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

NIQ is committed to reflecting the diversity of the clients, communities, and markets we measure within our own workforce. We exist to count everyone and are on a mission to systematically embed inclusion and diversity into all aspects of our workforce, measurement, and products. We enthusiastically invite candidates who share that mission to join us. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class. Our global non-discrimination policy covers these protected classes in every market in which we do business worldwide. Learn more about how we are driving diversity and inclusion in everything we do by visiting the NIQ News Center:

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Tags: Agile Analytics Cloud Computer Science Endpoint security KPIs Network security PowerShell Python Risk management Scripting

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Flex vacation Wellness

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: India
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