Job Title:   Information Security Engineer, Principal
04 / 18 / 2013
US - Eastern Region

GTECH S.p.A. is a leading commercial operator and provider of technology in regulated worldwide gaming markets. It delivers best-in-class products and services, with a commitment to the highest levels of integrity, responsibility and shareholder value creation. GTECH S.p.A. operates in all continents and it employs over 8.500 individuals worldwide in 52 countries. Its offices are present in 46 countries with customers in 119 States. For more information, please visit our website at

Location: Moncton, New Brunswick

Responsible for providing consultative, technical research and analytical support in one of the following areas of information security: Trends, standards, best practices, concepts and solutions; product design, selection, configuration, hardening, optimization and maintenance; forensic and incident response efforts. This is a principal level professional position.
  • Assists Manager in providing for the safekeeping and integrity of company information assets by maintaining systems and controls that prevent unauthorized access, modification, disclosure, and/or deletion of information from computer networks and resources
  • Directly interfaces with business line technical experts to provide guidance on authorization, authentication and encryption solutions
  • Consults with business units regarding their changing business and technical plans to ensure that information security issues are addressed early in the project life cycle
  • Assists in investigations known or suspected security incidents or violations and prepare reports on them
  • Advises Manager of changes in technical, legal and regulatory arenas affecting information security and computer crime.
  • Serves as a security technical analyst and advisor on company initiatives to evaluate new technology resources for program compliance by effectively testing solutions using industry standard evaluation criteria, which includes the delivery of formal papers and technical reports on test results and findings.
  • Reviews IT-related procurement specifications for hardware, software, or services to ensure that they include adequate security requirements or specifications commensurate with the sensitivity of the system.
  • Principle duties include acting in a consulting role for the design, development, configuration, installation of network security designs focusing on firewalls, Intrusion Detection Systems, Digital Signatures, Certificate Authorities, PKI's, encryption schemas, routers, and centralized authentication and access control software.
  • Consults on changes in hardware, software, telecommunications, facilities, and user requirements to ensure that security is not compromised or degraded.
This description is a summary of principal duties and responsibilities and is not intended to include all duties which may be assigned.

  • Minimum education Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 8 years experience in information security
  • CISSP certification desired, SANS - GIAC certification is a plus
  • Proven and demonstrated accomplishments in the Information Security field. Member of various Information Security Organizations (i.e., ISSA, SANS, ISC2, ESF, etc.) preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have excellent project management skills, including the ability to plan, organize, & prioritize multiple projects to ensure target dates & goals are achieved.
  • Experience with Networking Security, UNIX, HTML, CGI, SSL and XML; practical experience with firewalls; perimeter protection, virtual private networks (VPN); intrusion detection in depth; advanced incident handling and forensics practices.
  • Working knowledge of graphic applications used for flow-charting and infrastructure depiction such as Visio and demonstrated ability to produce high quality documentation.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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