Cybersecurity Engineer - Data Protection

Cybersecurity Engineer - Data Protection

03 Nov 2023
Texas, Arlington, 76014 Arlington USA

Cybersecurity Engineer - Data Protection


Opportunity to work in a hybrid model: Potential to work 4 days onsite and 1 day remote

Why GMF Cybersecurity?

Our Cybersecurity team is tasked with the security engineering, regulatory response, third party risk, and incident response capabilities necessary to secure GM Financial, the captive auto finance subsidiary of General Motors. Reporting directly to the CEO, our Cybersecurity team enjoys unprecedented support to deliver the highest level of security capabilities using cutting edge technologies and automating mundane tasks, allowing our teams to focus on interesting and rewards security work. As a part of GM, you'll have the opportunity to work on Cybersecurity projects across financial services, automotive, manufacturing, high-tech, and military industries. We are looking for team players who want the freedom to innovate leading edge capabilities to join our growing Cybersecurity team.


About the role:

You will identify core requirements, design, and implement security technologies and work with stakeholders to perform ongoing tuning and alerting on those technologies. Security technologies may include but are not limited to: Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Security Incident Event Management (SIEM), User Behavior Analytics, Host Intrusion Prevention (HIPS) and Web/Email Gateway. You will be responsible for both technical implementation of systems and communication of security requirements to management and security leadership. You will be responsible, as necessary, with assisting in investigations into security threats.


What makes you a dream candidate?

  • Local and wide area networking concepts, principles, and protocols
  • Understanding of routing and switching protocols
  • High level understanding of technology infrastructure, security concepts, and platforms
  • Understanding of application layer protocols including HTTP, SSH, SSL, and DNS
  • Background in scripting and automation in widely used languages such as Python, Go, Ruby, PowerShell, plus be able to use Regular Expressions (RegEx)
  • Knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems is a plus (managing from the command line and the GUI)
  • Understanding of routing and switching protocols, and an understanding as they relate to load balancing is a plus
  • Prior working experience in one or more of these technologies: Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Secure Web Gateway, Secure Email Gateway, or Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB)
  • Ability to apply structured analysis methods to various types of data to establish trends, determine variability and business impact. Think strategically and make collaborative decisions
  • Communicates quickly, clearly, concisely, appropriately, intelligently, and writes effectively
  • Effective planning, time management, and attention to detail
  • Be creative, innovative, problem-solving, and maximizing your potential to solve problems and improve methods
  • Experience in tools such as Visio and Microsoft Office products


  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent work experience strongly preferred
  • Minimum 1-5 years of experience in large and complex business environments with a successful track record working directly with senior level management preferred
  • Minimum 1 year experience in one or more of the following domains: Cybersecurity, Information Security, Network Engineering, or Network Operations, Information Technology, Application Development preferred


  • Cybersecurity related certifications strongly preferred

What we offer: Benefits effective your first day, 401K, Bonding leave for new parents (12 weeks and 100% paid), Pet insurance, training, certifications

Our Culture: Our team members define and shape our culture - an environment that welcomes new ideas, fosters integrity, and creates a sense of community and belonging. Here we do more than work - we thrive.

Compensation: Competitive Salary

Work Life Balance: Flexible hybrid work environment

Benefits Package: Generous benefits package



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