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Web Application Firewall (WAF) Engineer - 64380BR

Primary Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Additional Locations: AZ-Scottsdale, MA-Boston, NJ-Parsippany, PA-Blue Bell, TX-Dallas
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Description:
** Telework opportunity for the right candidate - not eligible for sponsorship
Manages the creation and/or implementation of Web-Application Firewall (WAF) information security policies, programs, and procedures to cost-effectively and efficiently protect information and information systems assets from Intentional or inadvertent modification; disclosure or destruction; unauthorized access; reduced, interrupted or terminated, processing capability; malicious logic or virus activity; or loss, theft, damage or destruction of any IT resources.

Fundamental Components:
Designs, implements and deploys Web-Application Firewall (WAF) information security policies, procedures and guidelines. Responsible for developing, maintaining, publishing and/or enforcing Web-Application Firewall (WAF) information security standards and guidelines encompassing data, and intellectual security. Provides reports to management regarding the effectiveness of Web-Application Firewall (WAF) security and making recommendations for the adoption of new procedures and technologies, as required. Monitors changes in legislation and accreditation standards that affect WAF security. Monitors internal control systems to ensure that appropriate information access levels and security clearances are maintained. Establishes meaningful metrics on key critical infrastructure components of information security and monitoring of these to ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of information and processes. Ensures awareness of organization's information security policies and procedures among employees, contractors, alliances and other third parties. Initiates, facilitates, and promotes activities to foster information security awareness within the organization. Provides direct information security training to all employees, contractors, alliances, and other third parties. Coordinates internal and external audits and follow up with implementation, based audit recommendations. Serves as an internal information security consultant to the organization. Monitors advancements in information security technologies. Communicates unresolved information security exposures, misuse, or non-compliance situations to senior management. Participates in the activities of the Information Security Committee, responsible for the organization's information security program.

Background Experience:
1. Two year's experience minimum as a WAF engineer in a production environment.
2. Industry and/or relevant vendor certifications.
3. Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in computer science or a related field.

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Additional Job Information:
The successful candidate will have significant web-application firewall deployment, administration and tuning experience.

Desired Skills:
Technology - Creating Technology Partnerships, Technology - Developing Competitive Technology and Architecture, Technology - Justifying the Business Case, Technology - Leveraging Technology, Technology - Promoting Emerging Technology, Technology - Selecting and Applying Technology Solutions

Potential Telework Position:
Yes

Percent of Travel Required:
N/A

EEO Statement:
Aetna is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer

Benefit Eligibility:
Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

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