Guardium Engineering Manager - Hyderabad, TS

UHG Hyderabad, Telangana

About the Job

Individuals in this position will function at a senior expert level to develop and implement security tools in a 24/7/365 operations environment, ensuring the security and protection of systems data and formulating and implementing procedures and systems to ensure the protection, conservation, and accountability of proprietary, personal, or privileged electronic data. The individuals will work in a leadership capacity, working directly with other departments to develop and implement information security policies, standards, and procedures.



Job Components (List the major job responsibilities, accountabilities, and key responsibilities in order of priority. Also, include any relevant scope measures as they pertain to the duties listed below):

  • Serve in a leadership capacity, formulating and implementing procedures and systems

  • Serve as a senior Subject Matter Expert (SME) for approaches, procedures, and implementation of data systems

  • Develop and oversees the development of innovative approaches and solutions to complex problems and issues

  • Oversee the monitoring and responses to security incidents, offering expertise to ensure prompt and effective resolution

  • Provide analysis of and suggested solutions to complex issues, as well as complex conceptual analysis

  • Collaborate with director, managers, project managers, architects, and other technical leads to ensure continuity and communication across teams

  • Collaborate with director, managers, and other technical personnel to ensure mitigation of risks to the company

  • Mentor and coach cyber security individuals to provide guidance and expertise, promoting continued integration of technological advances to further enhance security


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Security field

  • 4+ years of experience in an information security role with strong knowledge of information security concepts

  • 4+ years of direct work experience with one or more security technologies such as: Vulnerability Assessment, Guardium upgrades, patching, policy creation/installation

  • 4+ years of direct work experience with Guardium tool

  • Progressively advanced experience in area of expertise

  • Experience in a Fortune 500 company

  • Have or be in process of obtaining advanced certifications pertinent to area of expertise

  • Strong planning and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to understand existing processes and design methods on how to improve/automate processes

  • Ability to engage in Guardium engineering activities for Product Lifecycle Management, Business Continuity Procedures, Disaster Recovery, High Availability, and Infrastructure Monitoring

  • Ability to ensure Guardium architectural integrity and compliance with Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, hardware and software infrastructure standards

  • Ability to identify optimization opportunities and changes to resource utilization to improve efficiency through automation of the deployment of Guardium components

  • Ability to configure and deploy IBM Guardium to ensure collectors/aggregators, load balancers, software TAP agent (S-TAP), Guardium Installation Manager (GIM), and Change Audit System (CAS) are properly installed

  • Ability to provide continuous support for trouble shooting and maintenance of Guardium deployments

  • Ability to run, test, and validate Guardium configuration settings and fully document technical and procedural requirements

  • Ability to ensure operations are normalized and monitored to include Guardium Central Manager reporting and alerting for infrastructure fault and fail overs as well as monitored security events

  • Ability to write new scripts, maintain existing scripts. The scripts will be written on Linx server using Python and other database drivers. The databases used are DB2, MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase, etc.

  • Ability to extract data from Guardium to load them into SQL Server database tables

  • Ability to ensure error handling for all the processes

  • Ability to identify areas of technical risk and develop contingency plans consistent with architectural standards to ensure situational and application availability requirements are met for data activity monitoring

  • Ability to identify and engage the appropriate IT stakeholders from all applicable areas for the coordination of infrastructure requirements for networks, hardware, software, and access management to support Guardium engineering design

  • Ability to build and maintain key engineering metrics for enterprise data activity monitoring solution

  • Ability to ensure alignment of engineering deliverables with key business metrics

  • Ability to support implementation teams with robust configurations and automation

  • Ability to troubleshoot in highly complex, technical situations within a matrix organization

  • Ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions

  • Ability to obtain favorable adjudication following submission of Department of Defense eQuip Form SF86

  • Ability to identify and mitigate risks

  • Ability to document and communicate on an expert level

  • Ability to obtain and keep required (government and other) security clearances

  • Ability to collaborate in the development of training content for issues related to IT Cyber Security

  • Mentoring/guidance capabilities



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Industry certification i.e. CISSP or SANS

  • Knowledge of PL SQL/any scripting language

  • ITIL model knowledge and understanding

  • Understanding of network infrastructure design and routing concepts

  • Understanding of Big Data



Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)



Job Keywords: Guardium Engineering Manager, Engineering Manager, Security, Information Security, Guardium, DB, DB2, Database, MySQL, SQL, Oracle, SQL Server, Sybase, GIM, CAS, Change Audit System, Vulnerability, Hyderabad, Telangana