Information Security Analyst Administrator

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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What you do at AMD changes everything 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Information Security Analyst Administrator



As a key member of the Security Engineering team, the Information Security Analyst Administrator will implement and provide support for operations of Firewalls (WAF / NGFW), Proxies, Load Balancers, IPS / IDS, SIEM, SOAR and other technologies.  The security administrator will ensure appropriate security controls and monitoring are in place by coordinating with project teams, users and company partners.



As an Information Security Analyst, you will help mature the security posture of the corporate environment. You will influence others with your security mindset and inspire change at all levels. You will have excellent communication skills, both oral and written. You will be a team player, organized, responsible and a highly detailed problem solver to the packet level !




  • Create and maintain security infrastructure that follows industry best practices including a high level of availability and ease of user access. ​
  • Evaluate and develop systems to enhance our security posture while reducing overall digital security risk.
  • Lead IT infrastructure integrations with partners from a security perspective.
  • Maintain awareness of industry security threats and respond to security incidents.
  • Assist in the architecting of new products, features, and capabilities.
  • Coordinate with team and Global Operations peers to test and troubleshoot alarm and access control devices.
  • Liaise with global operations groups on security incidents.
  • Install, configure, monitor and respond to Security Systems in an enterprise environment.
  • Assess risk and vulnerabilities of the network – Scanning, Remediation, OSH Hardening.
  • Familiarity with compliance regulations and CIS Critical Security Controls frameworks and standards.
  • Responsible for day to day maintenance of security infrastructure.


  • Detailed technical experience in the installation, configuration and operation of high-end firewall appliances.
  • Strong TCP/IP networking skills and solid understanding of TCP/IP stack.
  • Strong understanding of core internet protocols and applications.
  • Extensive knowledge of different security threats.
  • Patch Management of security systems.
  • Experience in Security Event Correlation SIEM
  • Experience in securing and deployment of public cloud environments (AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Practical knowledge of the following technologies: Routing, Switching, VPN, LAN, WAN, Network Security, Stateful Inspection Firewall, NGFW, Firewall policies, NAT, IPS, Botnet, DDoS, Web Filtering, Reverse proxies, Certificate management (PKI), MFA.
  • Able to work independently and as a member of a high-performance team.
  • Ability to manage projects using appropriate tools and communication methods.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks (many are complex) simultaneously and to bring activities to closure.
  • Professional Security Certificates highly desireable.


  • Bachelor’s degree in information security or information technology or related field.


Austin, TX

Requisition Number: 169002
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin
Job Function: Information Technology



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