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Senior Security Engineer

Req ID:  77055

Virtual, North Carolina, United States

Are you prepared for a unique challenge? Are you driven by continuous learning and growth? Joining CommScope’s cybersecurity team offers a distinctive opportunity for you. As a  Senior Security Engineer, you will play a pivotal role in our Security Architecture and Engineering team by designing, implementing, maintaining, monitoring, and handling critical technical security systems and controls that safeguard our business.  This is a remote role and preference will be given to candidates in the eastern or central time zone.


How You'll Help Us Connect the World:

Success in this role is not just about your technical skills but also about your passion for making a real impact. A broad foundational understanding of technology stacks, security tooling, securing cloud environments (Azure, GCP, AWS), threat actor methodologies, and secure system design is essential. Ideal candidates will be willing to stretch their technical comfort zones by working on a broad range of security technical controls. Your contribution will be instrumental in our organization’s cybersecurity success, making this role both challenging and meaningful.

At CommScope, our security team takes pride in protecting the people, processes, and technologies that serve our customers and their customers – the billions of people our products and services help to connect each day. Join us and be part of a team that is making a real difference in the world.

  • Design, implement, maintain, monitor, and manage cyber security systems and controls.
  • Engage in and deliver on-time and within-budget information security projects that evaluate existing security infrastructure and propose changes as defined by security leadership and architects.
  • Work in tandem with architects, the security operations center (SOC), incident responders (in cases of anomalous activity and host compromise), and technology infrastructure and development team members.
  • Conduct performance and efficacy testing to stress the limitations of security solutions while ensuring business innovation and day-to-day processes are not negatively impacted.
  • Articulate standard practices and tactics used by malicious software and threat actors, along with associated remediation, to other IT teams.
  • Assist members of the Governance, Risk, and Compliance team to answer technical inquiries from auditors and clients.
  • Recommend emerging security technologies/tools to address current and future threats.
  • Interact and handle vendors, outsourcers, and contractors regarding security products and services.

This position is not eligible for employment-based immigration sponsorship and applicants must be authorized to work in the United States.


Required Qualifications for Consideration:

  • At least five years of cyber security experience, demonstrating increased responsibility and success in each role.
  • Hands-on experience working with a primary public cloud provider, such as Azure, AWS, or GCP.
  • Hands-on experience in implementing and supporting various security platforms (firewalls, CASB, SSE, DLP, SIEM, endpoint, vulnerability scanning, PKI, MFA, CSPM, etc.)
  • Previous professional experience in other IT / technical domains and communicating relevant domain information with a non-technical audience.


You Will Excite Us If You Have:

  • Exceptional analytical and critical thinking skills and Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional experience.
  • Significant familiarity with Azure security controls and services.
  • Familiarity with Netskope or ZScaler.
  • Familiarity with Palo Alto Networks firewalls and related controls.


Our salary ranges consider a wide variety of factors, including but not limited to benchmarking by independent third-party consultants, skill sets, years of experience, training, education, geography, and other business needs. Depending on experience, the range can be higher from $129,000 to be $170,000 

The candidate will be rewarded with a comprehensive benefits package, including, medical, dental, and vision plans, life and accidental death insurance, a 401(k) plan, and participation in the Company’s Incentive Plan. Candidates starting with the Company will be eligible for eleven paid holidays in a full calendar year, two weeks of paid vacation (prorated based on start date), as well as other leave options.


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Why CommScope?

CommScope is on a quest to deliver connectivity that empowers how we live, work, and learn. Our employees push the boundaries of communications technology that enables groundbreaking discoveries like 5G, the Internet of Things, and gigabit speeds for everyone, everywhere. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.

If you want to grow your career alongside forward-thinking, hardworking, and caring people who strive to create what's next…..come connect to your future at CommScope.

CommScope is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) that includes people with disabilities and veterans. If you are seeking accommodation for the application or interview process, don't hesitate to get in touch with us to submit your request at



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