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PKI Engineer

Plano, Texas

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 164969BR

Job Description

The PKI Engineer will be part of Global Certificate Authority (CA) team responsible for ensuring that all communications between servers & devices/applications/systems are secure. This includes implementing/enhancing/sustaining the services with an understanding of the infrastructure (hardware, software (CA, HSM), design/architecture, data centers, networks, ports, and load balancers), and how all the components interact together.

This role will design, configure, implement, report on, sustain, resolve complex issues, govern and enhance CA/PKI, HSM, and the Certificate Services. The position will be responsible for the certificate authority (CA) that both issues and verifies the digital certificates. The role will also be responsible for day-to-day sustainment, maintenance, enhancement, governance and reporting of CA/PKI/HSM environments including on-call sustainment globally. The role will partner with application and system teams to on-board new entities with certificates and sustain existing implementations.

Job duties will include:

  • Upgrading and deploying to all environments
  • Analyzing all aspects of the existing infrastructure and provide recommendations to enhance system reliability, availability, serviceability and scalability
  • Assisting in defining standards, guidelines, leading practices, metrics and continuous validation of leading practices
  • Troubleshooting to solve unique and complex problems related to infrastructure & PKI
  • Learning and deploying new security products
  • Day to day responsibility for operation of certificate authority services, HSM & Key Management, and full life cycle management including reporting and monitoring
  • Interface with Internally and externally hosted Certification Authorities (CAs) and Registration Authorities


Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent years of experience
Minimum Qualifications:
  • 7+ years of experience with an enterprise level IT environment
  • 8+ years of experience in monitoring, developing and implementation of information security systems
  • Experience implementing, maintaining and operating Public Key Infrastructure (CA, HSM, KCLM)
  • Experience effectively working directly with clients, team members, technical experts, professional staff, and management as needed to provide operational support
  • Experience planning and executing software and/or infrastructure upgrades with minimal service disruption
  • Strong infrastructure design and documentation skills

Relocation Eligible: Not Applicable
Job Type: Regular

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