Systems Security Engineer

ID:  5959
Function:  Information Technology

Alajuela, CR

We are the global test and automation specialists, powering next-generation technologies through sophisticated solutions. Behind every electronic device you use, Teradyne's test technology ensures your device works right the first time, every time! Our portfolio of automation solutions help manufacturers to develop and deliver products quickly, efficiently and cost-effectively. Together, Teradyne companies deliver manufacturing automation across industries and applications around the world!



Roles and responsibilities



  • Understanding complex technical issues and managing them within a fast-paced business environment
  • Identifying current and emerging technology issues including security trends, vulnerabilities, and threats
  • Develop a risk profile for platforms and products by:
    • Conducting threat modelling to identify risk exposure
    • Running effective vulnerability scans and identifying priority areas for remediation
    • Centre of Internet (CIS) hardening controls and testing against those
    • Build out dashboards/reporting and alerting to guide teams through remediation activities
    • Generate reports and KPIs to track program effectiveness
    • Controls testing and attack surface reduction
  • Manage analysis and response to detected events and security incidents, escalating where appropriate
  • Recommendations of sourcing and implementing new security solutions to better protect the organization
  • Conducting proactive research to analyze security weaknesses and recommend appropriate strategies
  • Organizing the maintaining and updating of security systems and testing the organization’s network and systems for resiliency
  • Develop, maintain, and implement vulnerability assessment related policies, controls, and procedures


Basic Qualifications and Requirements


  • A minimum of seven years of IT experience, with five years in an information security capacity
  • Proven work experience within vulnerability management and assessment program with program ownership
  • Thorough understanding of the latest security technologies, principles, and protocols.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, at both technical and management levels
  • Experience planning, prioritizing, and organizing work in all required areas
  • Working knowledge of NIST CSF, STRIDE, CVSS, MITRE ATT&CK and D3FEND frameworks




  • Recognized security certification(s)
  • CISSP certification
  • Proven experience in the following tools advantageous
    • Rapid 7
    • InsightVM
    • Pentera
    • Axonius

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