Information Security Engineering Specialist

Information Security Engineering Specialist
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Odense, Denmark
Meta is seeking a forward thinking experienced Information Security professional to join our Data Center Site Operations team. Our data centers, and the tens of thousands of servers installed in them, are the foundation upon which our rapidly scaling infrastructure efficiently operates and upon which our innovative services are delivered. Meta is at the leading edge of the global data center industry both in terms of how data centers are designed and operated. This position is full-time and has the potential be based in one of our EMEA data centers (Odense, Denmark - Lulea, Sweden or Clonee, Ireland). We seek an Information Security professional with advanced, hands-on technical skills in designing, supporting, and assessing compliance-related controls and procedures around physical data media handling (ideally in a Data Center environment).
Information Security Engineering Specialist Responsibilities
  • Identify and lead improvements to Site Operation processes and workflows, primarily related to logical security (data integrity with a keen focus on Data Eradication processes) and physical data protection of the data centers and servers.
  • Evaluate existing and new technologies, advise on security standards for infrastructure technology projects and elevate supporting procedures and approaches
  • Lead work to evaluate secure hardware best practices and identify areas of improvement to implement with hardware engineers when introducing new hardware families and SKUs
  • Lead efforts investigating complex technical matters on a global level and spanning multiple disciplines such as Storage technologies, data destruction methodologies, and workflow integration
  • Find opportunities to globally improve and innovate in key areas such as data destruction, repair and decommissioning workflows
  • Leverage metrics and define exceptions to implement and drive process improvements and controls at scale
  • Serve as an expert in issues related to media chain of custody within the Data Center space, and escalate issues related to infrastructure, incident management or capacity planning, as appropriate
  • Provide guidance, leadership and mentorship to technical leads and be the go-to technical resource for Information Security issues in the Site Operations data center team
Minimum Qualifications
  • BS, BEng or BA in technical field with 3+ years of Information Security experience or 7+ years of Information Security experience if absent a degree
  • Familiarity with common security standards (SOX/NIST/ISO/PCI-DSS)
  • Experience analyzing complex workflows and support/enhance requirements-based Information Security controls within Information Technology, including but not limited to industry best practices specific to Data Eradication
  • Experience managing multiple projects within the same time schedule, possessing excellent time and project management skill
  • Well developed communication both written and verbal. Ability to develop appropriate content and present to small, medium, and large groups at all levels
  • Experience working individually as well as in groups on a regular basis
  • Excellent communication skills
Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience participating in complex, data protection projects in an enterprise, data center environment
  • Knowledge in supply chain, logistics and asset management in a Data Center environment
  • Experience with data center environment
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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