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NetWitness - Senior Cloud Automation Engineer

Primary Location: Reston, Virginia

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NetWitness - Senior Cloud Automation Engineer


As one of the most established cybersecurity companies in the world, we at NetWitness are hard at work every day helping our customers and partners better protect their organizations from cyberattacks. Our products and incident response services are used within most large enterprises, governments and militaries for incident response and threat hunting. Our Sales Professionals, Sales Engineers and Professional Services Consultants design and deliver solutions for potential and existing customers to enable better visibility, insight and action to prevent and defend against attacks. NetWitness provides the unique ability to provide one single platform with a unified view across all attack surfaces including Network, Logs/SIEM, Endpoint and IoT combined with our AI-based User and Entity Behavioral Analysis (UEBA) and Security, Orchestration, Automation & Response (SOAR) capabilities.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the design and architecture of new or re-engineered software/storage environments
  • Prepare written software/storage specifications for complex products from architectural diagrams and documents
  • Develop and review design, functional, technical and/or user documentation, as needed
  • Develop, review, analyze and implement test strategies for software products and systems/for storage products and systems
  • Develop, test and integrate code for new or existing software of significant complexity
  • Provide sustaining or maintenance support to existing software/storage environment, either by implementation or
    providing guidance to less senior engineers
  • Design and implement source code revision control methods for products
  • Prepare accurate project status documentation for leadership
  • Measure and analyze quality metrics.
  • Define and implements actions for departmental or cross-functional process improvements
  • Contribute to resource, schedule and cost sizing for software development projects of medium complexity


  • CI/CD and GitLab experience required
  • Solid knowledge of programming languages; operating systems; firmware; BIOS; device drivers; databases; system, network, operating system, and application administration; embedded software/firmware; tools and utilities
  • Able to code/debug more complex programs using either written or verbal design specifications
  • Able to achieve mastery of new tools and languages with training and on-the-job experience
  • Able to understand and follow software lifecycle methods
  • Understands tradeoffs between hardware and software interactions
  • Able to learn new operating systems with training and on-the-job experience
  • Solid knowledge of software networking architectures and applications

RSA is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants for employment and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at RSA are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. RSA will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. All RSA employees are expected to support this policy and contribute to an environment of equal opportunity.  

If you need a reasonable accommodation during the application process, please contact All employees must be legally authorized to work in the US. RSA participates in E-Verify. RSA and its approved consultants will never ask you for a fee to process or consider your application for a career with RSA. RSA reserves the right to amend or withdraw any job posting at any time, including prior to the advertised closing date.

Job ID: NETWI002453
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