Security Administrator

San Jose, California, United States

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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Samsung SDS America is looking for a Security Administrator to manage the daily functions of the SSI Security Operations, while protecting the integrity, confidentiality and availability of SSI information technology resources.

Samsung SDS America (SDSA) is the U.S. subsidiary of Samsung SDS, a global software solutions and IT services company. Samsung SDSA helps organizations optimize their productivity and make smarter business decisions using our enterprise software solutions for secure mobility, HPC managed services, DOOH, and advanced analytics and contextual marketing. We enable our customers in government, financial services, retail, and other industries to drive business and improve their competitive positions in a hyper-connected economy.


  • Administer security and computer system level security controls that help enforce SSI Security policies and procedures
  • Create standard procedures/run books for managing and maintaining various security controls, currently in place at SSI
  • Coordinate and administer maintenance upkeep of security-related control systems, including anti-virus, firewalls, intrusion prevention systems, secure web gateway, etc.
  • Assist with incident response procedures and processes, including identifying and establishing appropriate escalation/communication chain
  • Assist and provide support in forensics investigations to root cause security incidents/breaches and carry out effective remediation activities
  • Daily monitoring of enterprise security controls such as SIEM, DLP, APT and secure Web Gateway, and assist with incident response activities based on the events and alerts generated by security controls
  • Analyze system and firewall logs to assist with security analysis and threats
  • Work closely with Cybersecurity team in instituting an effective Threat & Vulnerability Management program and recommending effective security controls to mitigate and minimize security risks
  • Assist in reviewing existing security controls and help identify security risks
  • Create and maintain security operations dashboard, showing risk areas and common threats


  • 4+ years of experience directly related to information technology security in medium to large enterprise. This experience should include active participation in security programs and processes that have contributed to the development and administration of an organization-wide IT security architecture
  • Knowledge of networking and protocols such as SSL, HTTP, DNS and SMTP
  • System administration of Windows, MacOS, and Linux systems
  • Demonstrated experience with network and IT security components, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-malware software, data encryption, VPN, vulnerability scanners, server operating systems, and other industry-standard techniques and practices
  • Proven experience performing System Administration. Installation and maintenance on security controls such as SIEM, DLP, Anti-Virus, SOAR, SSO and other security controls
  • Demonstrated ability to perform security control (system, network, application) configuration review to identify gaps and develop effective remediation strategies to address the gaps
  • Ability to understand legal and regulatory requirements and business drivers, and to integrate these into the SSI Security Operations
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment or as an individual contributor
  • Experience in project management and change management procedures and techniques
  • Experience managing information security controls, specifically monitoring, troubleshooting, maintaining, and modernization of mission critical networks and information systems.
  • Must be familiar with a wide range of security technologies including, but not limited to SIEM, IDS/IPS, malware analysis and protection, content filtering, logical access controls, identity and access management, data loss prevention, content filtering technologies, application firewalls, vulnerability scanners, LDAP, forensics software, SSO, SOAR, Privilege Access Management and security incident response and Identity Management


Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Paid Time Off (PTO)

Samsung SDS America, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, genetic information, medical condition, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Tags: Analytics APT DNS Encryption Firewall Forensics IDS Incident response Intrusion detection Intrusion prevention IPS LDAP Linux MacOS Malware Monitoring Security analysis SIEM VPN Vulnerability management Windows

Perks/benefits: Health care Team events

Region: North America
Country: United States
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