Sr IT Security Engineer – Threat Management |GA or WI


Title:  Senior Security Engineer – Threat Management

Job #140000B8 , Kimberly-Clark Corp.

Location: Neenah WI or Roswell GA

Function: IT Security – Corporate

Reports to: Director/ CISO

From brands such as Huggies® and Kleenex® to medical devices and workplace solutions, Kimberly-Clark makes the essentials for a better life. We hold the No. 1 or No. 2 share position globally in more than 80 countries, but we’re not just changing diapers here. Our employees are changing the world for the better with innovative products that create new categories and push existing ones to a higher level. If fresh thinking and a passion to win inspire you, come Unleash Your Power at Kimberly-Clark!
The Senior Security Engineer – Threat Managementwill oversee network security activity to ensure new security technology implementations result in high availability, quality, and secure solutions across the entire Kimberly-Clark environment. The key focus will be toward network security that includes threat management. This position will work in conjunction with global and regional business units, corporate functions, and the ITS leadership team to ensure K-C network security.


The Sr. Security Engineer is responsible for the collection, analysis, and dissemination of cyber threat intelligence.  These capabilities will include timely collection of advanced warning of impeding IT vulnerabilities or threats, a thorough correlation, analysis, and storage of threat intelligence information, and operational support of the incident response process. They will define, deliver and sustain the enterprise management strategy and solutions from a governance, process, discipline and technology standpoint, to support Kimberly-Clark’s global and enterprise environments covering threat / vulnerability management.


Essential Functions:

Technical lead for evaluating, testing, recommending, developing, coordinating, monitoring and maintaining information security for operating systems, user authentication, and applications; driving strategic security architecture

Support the Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) in the effective detection, analysis, and containment of attacks

Operate the processes necessary to collect threat intelligence, analyze the data for patterns and actionable information, and create intelligence products for other teams to consume

Identifies security risks and exposures, determines the causes of security violations and suggests procedures to halt future incidents

Identify appropriate platform and application logging and triggers at design that support advanced fraud and cyber detection use cases

Integrate appropriate systems and logs into the global threat management platform or Security Incident and Event Management system to properly protect K-C’s critical assets

Design, test and develop specific content and alerting to identify threats against K-C’s critical assets

Document incident response procedures for new threat content and alerts

Maintain an understanding of attacks, vectors and emergent threats

Provide tier II support for escalated security incidents

Obtain and share cyber security intelligence with security partners, vendors and law enforcement as necessary

Mentor and educate teams with expert knowledge of information security event management, security forensics, network access controls and perimeter security, operations, implementations of new technologies

Interested? You can contact to receive more information on job #140000B8.   Sending your resume can allow a more intelligent discussion between your career goals and what Kimberly-Clark needs. 

Basic Qualifications:

· BS / MS in Information Systems, Computer Science

· 15 Years relevant IT experience

· 5+ years’ experience with Infrastructure engineering using other Information Security and Threat & Vulnerability products

Preferred Qualifications:

· Advanced degree in a related field

· Any of the following are a plus: CISM, CISSP

· Experience in security or network architecture/engineering role including designing and deploying security solutions

· Global capability delivery experience

· Excellent written and verbal communication capability with a customer focus

· Success in collaborating with customers, partners, and co-workers across cultural boundaries

· Able to identify, address or escalate potential dependencies and issues

· Manage the effort within deferred and expense budget constraints (if project lead)

· Effectively manage ambiguity, change and conflict

· Effectively prioritize in high pressure situations

· Strong project leadership and support skills

· Demonstrated track record of success in delivering in a security environment

· Proven experience in navigating complex organizations with creative problem solving

· At ease in establishing senior-level working relationships and communications

· Ability to deliver a clear yet compelling and realistic business case

· Ability to present publicly as a thought leader

· Ability to translate complex technical topics into easy to understand concepts

· Strong analytical skills and cross functional knowledge across multiple security disciplines

· Strong working experience with databases and data warehouse technologies and solutions

· Working experience with systems automation in a major scripting language (Perl, Python, etc.)

· Ability to communicate security-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff

· Must possess a high degree of integrity, be trustworthy, and have the ability to work with autonomy

· Strong interpersonal communication, negotiation, and presentation skills

· Project management experience for projects exceeding $10MM is preferred




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