Security Engineer I

Ultimate Software is seeking a Security Engineer I that will be responsible for assisting in interfacing with internal customers for all security requests. The candidate will also be required to maintain various security systems and technologies, such as web application firewalls, network firewalls, multifactor authentication, mobile device security, IDS/IPS, NAC, enterprise antivirus, web filters/proxy and vulnerability scanners. Hands on experience required for network and application security device configuration and management. Our environment is challenging and fast-paced.

Ultimate is ranked #1 in FORTUNE’s Best Places to Work in Technology for 2016 and #15 for 100 “Best Places to Work For in 2016.” This is the 5th year in a row we have been ranked on FORTUNE’s list. We were #21 in 2015, #20 in 2014, and #9 in 2013. Ultimate is also ranked #5 on the inaugural list of “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials” and #8 on Forbes magazine’s 2016 list of the “Most Innovative Growth Companies.”

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in maintaining and troubleshooting security technologies
  • Provide end-user support for security-related tickets
  • Daily administration of security platforms (firewalls, IDS/IPS, NAC, antivirus, content filters, VPN, etc).
  • On call rotation


  • 1-2 Years of experience with Network Firewalls
  • 1-2 Years of experience with VPN Platforms
  • 1-2 Years of experience with Enterprise AntiVirus Platforms
  • 1-2 Years of experience with Disk Encryption
  • 1-2 Years of experience with Vulnerability Management tools
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task with multiple projects
  • Ability to communicate clearly to end-users and executive level
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Comfortable working in a geographically dispersed team environment


  • Bachelors or Masters in Information Systems or Information Security Preferred
  • Security + Certification Preferred
  • MCSE, CCNA, CEH, and/or SANS GIAC certifications are a plus

Travel Requirement:

  • Occasional travel required (~20%)

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