29 Oct 2015


Ultimate Software – Posted by haleysasserFort Lauderdale, Florida, United States

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Job Description

Ultimate Software is looking for individuals who are passionate about Security!  Do you stay up at night thinking about vulnerabilities and attack scenarios?  Do you enjoy working with and leading a team of software security professionals to creatively secure and maintain an enterprise product?  If so, Ultimate Software needs you!

We need talent to help us ensure continuous security of our enterprise application, which is hosted in our own private cloud, consisting of thousands of servers, to millions of users across the globe. As a Security Operation Center (SOC) Engineer you will be part of the software development team working with incidents as they come in. You will be monitoring infiltration attempts, analyzing logs looking for patterns to ensure infiltration attempts are identified and dealt with in a timely manner. You will identify attack patterns and how to defend against them, and continuously evolve the team to be more efficient through the creation of tools.  This team supports 24/7 coverage of our enterprise application.

Ultimate is ranked #21 in FORTUNE’s 100 “Best Places to Work For in 2015.” This is the fourth year in a row we have been listed on FORTUNE’s list. We were ranked #20 in 2014 and #9 in 2013. Ultimate is also ranked #4 on the inaugural list of “Ten Great Workplaces for Millennials” and #7 on Forbes magazine’s 2015 list of the “Most Innovative Growth Companies.” This helps explain why Ultimate Software is able to attract the country’s top talent—we pride ourselves on treating our entire team so well, they never want to leave. Ultimate Software is based in Weston, Florida, which is just outside of Fort Lauderdale.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Defense perspective threat modeling
  • Monitor and analyze data flow to identify and block malicious behavior and activities
  • Identify risk areas that will require vulnerability prevention
  • Provide updates and identified threats to the Development Security organization
  • Continuously improve processes through automation and tools creation
  • Stay current with Security technologies and make recommendations for use based on business value


  • Minimum 5+ years supporting a SOC team or similar
  • Understanding of IT operations: help desk, end-point management and server management
  • Experience configuring and implementing technical security solutions, such as firewalls and intrusion detection systems
  • Experience monitoring and analyzing network traffic, host-based security appliance logs and IDS alerts is a strong plus
  • Security incident handling understanding
  • Working HTTP knowledge
  • Working UNIX/Linux knowledge
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP
  • Basic Networking
  • Basic WAF understanding
  • Meticulous reporting skills
  • Understand the applicability of software vulnerabilities, such as the OWASP Top 10 threats
  • Scripting ability in Python is a plus
  • Ability to communicate efficiently: write clearly and speak authoritatively to different audiences (business leaders and engineers)

How to Apply

Apply to senior role (traditional first shift hours)- https://recruiting.ultipro.com/USG1006/JobBoard/dfc53730-57d1-3460-336f-ddafabd108f3/Opportunity/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=4ea11cce-ebe7-4c03-badb-c09ae46ffddb

Apply to junior role (3rd shift hours)- https://recruiting.ultipro.com/USG1006/JobBoard/dfc53730-57d1-3460-336f-ddafabd108f3/Opportunity/OpportunityDetail?opportunityId=c61b960f-2369-4bf0-bd0d-9a21a0f18e2a

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 80,000 - 100,000.

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