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Security Solutions Engineer

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet, Hill’s Prescription Diet and Hill’s Ideal Balance.

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Location: Piscataway, New Jersey, United States
No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 59922

Security​ ​Solutions​ ​Engineer We invite qualified applicants for the role of Security Solutions Engineer. This role is part of the Information Security team within Global Information Technology. This is an integral role in planning, designing, developing and implementing complex system engineering activities involving cross-functional technical support, systems programming and data center capabilities.


Primary Responsibilities:


● Responsible for components of highly complex engineering and analytical tasks and activities.

● Establish input/output processes and working parameters for hardware/software compatibility, coordination of subsystems design, and integration of total system.

● Develop and deliver Security Architecture artifacts that integrate and aggregate the solutions for business applications and technology infrastructure with company systems including our vendor supported applications

● Develop and build systems capable of monitoring security controls, policies and procedures and critical cyber security activities

● Lead the resolution process for complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors.

● Act as a technology subject matter expert, able to provide and communicate complex technology solutions across different audiences including technical, managerial, business executives, and external vendors

● Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results

● Proactive determination of potential security vulnerabilities and identification of viable solutions to manage associated risks

● Initiate activities to optimize or enhance enterprise services architecture offerings

● Maintains networks and applications security diagrams

● Supports information security architectural requirements

● Participates in information security working groups

● Occasional on-call level of technical support for high severity impacting incidence where escalation is needed to gather additional architecture and or engineer insight in driving out restoral of services.


Basic ​Qualifications


● Bachelor's degree preferably in Computer Science, Information Technology, Mathematics, or Engineering

● Demonstrated experience and leadership in the delivery and integration of a broad range of critical core applications

● Minimum 4 years of experience in an IT organization developing, configuring, and implementing database management solutions (or equivalent)

● 2+ years of experience with systems engineering of information systems

● Demonstrated experience with Python, C or Javascript

● Knowledge or Experience with AWS, Azure or GCP cloud services

● Knowledge of Application Authentication design best practices

● Knowledge of endpoint security software


Preferred ​Qualifications}


● Experience with Cyber security forensics tools and methodologies

● Knowledge or Experience with Firewalls, Proxy Servers and VPNs

● Knowledge or Experience of security certificates & public key infrastructure

● Knowledge and ability to investigate and debug at multiple OSI layers


Key​ ​Competencies


● Security and Cryptography knowledge is preferred but can be taught if you have initial IT security knowledge .

● Familiar with Database technology: Microsoft SQL Server, SAP HANA In-memory Database or noSQL databases.

● Ability to quickly assimilate new technologies, tools, internal/external systems and design frameworks is an essential requirement. Strong and broad technology background is greatly preferred.

● Ability to think with a security mindset. Must have a strong IT background with in depth knowledge of corporate application access control, network routing and packet analysis and cyber threat analysis

● Strong knowledge of application architecture, development and secure coding practices.

● Strong written and oral communication skills including the ability to interact directly with others that do not have a technical background.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply to work with us using this online application.  Attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process.

Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.