Lead Cybersecurity Engineer

Bengaluru, India

Company Description

Visa is a world leader in digital payments, facilitating more than 215 billion payments transactions between consumers, merchants, financial institutions and government entities across more than 200 countries and territories each year. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, convenient, reliable and secure payments network, enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive.

When you join Visa, you join a culture of purpose and belonging – where your growth is priority, your identity is embraced, and the work you do matters. We believe that economies that include everyone everywhere, uplift everyone everywhere. Your work will have a direct impact on billions of people around the world – helping unlock financial access to enable the future of money movement.

Join Visa: A Network Working for Everyone.

Job Description

The Network Perimeter platforms at VISA enables a series of policy driven aggregation and centralization technologies that compromise the network primitives for least privilege network traffic flow.   Deep network design, efficient and effective product testing and placement whilst governing access and supporting the level of risk acceptable by the enterprise.

Provide centralized solutions for access request, certification, and provisioning on top of a consolidated and extensible Software Defined Network topology, including Application, Roles and Entitlement Catalog cross referential designs.
Provides roles for aggregation and best flow alongside network engineering, applications and cyber response teams to better automate the flow life cycle. 

Essential Functions

  • Be at the forefront of translating complex functional and technical requirements from architecture and design constructs

  • Take a hands-on role in analyzing & recommending changes in security posture best practices, lead testing and certification activities by for approved versions of hardware/software, participating in designs, design review, code review, and implementation

  • Be motivated by building elegant and maintainable systems that get the job done with minimal complexity

  • Be the lead engineering in developing best practices across the hardware/software lifecycle and champion continuous improvement

  • Be a Lead Engineer for major network primitives NAC, Firewall, Web Application, SASE (proxy [on prem & cloud based] /Cloud Application Security Brokerage), Distributed Denial of Service [DDoS providers based and On premise) to ensure long term Architectural direction toward Zero Trust Network Designs

This is a hybrid position. Hybrid employees can alternate time between both remote and office. Employees in hybrid roles are expected to work from the office 2-3 set days a week (determined by leadership/site), with a general guidepost of being in the office 50% or more of the time based on business needs. 


Basic Qualifications
- 10+ years of relevant work experience and a Bachelors degree, OR 13+ years of relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications
- 12-15 years of work experience with a Bachelor’s Degree or 8-10 years of experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 6+ years of work experience with a PhD
- Be a deep subject matter expert with the Network Security Design & Network stack
- Have significant integration experience as a Network Designer
- Have working understanding of applied cryptography constructs
- Get extra credit for a CISSP certification (Domains knowledgeable and conversant)
- Be excellent in communication skills and empathy towards customers
- Be able to operate at an intermediate level of written and spoken communication
- Be excellent in interpersonal and collaboration skills
- Be able to present proposals to technical and business audiences
- Have analytical skills to derive and translate business level information into technical specifications and must be able to evaluate technology from a business and technical perspective

Additional Information

Visa is an EEO Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

Tags: Application security CISSP Cloud Cryptography DDoS Firewalls Network security PhD

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: India
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