First Data Security Engineer I in Poland_State Level, Poland

First Data is a global leader in commerce-enabling technology solutions, serving more than six million business locations and 4,000 financial institutions in 118 countries around the world. Our 23,000 owner-associates are dedicated to helping companies, from start-ups to the world’s largest corporations, conduct commerce every day by securing and processing more than 2,300 transactions per second and $1.9 trillion per year. First Data is committed to staying at the forefront of our industry, and we are innovating a wide range of next-generation commerce technology solutions to help our clients better detect fraud, gain insights into consumer spending patterns and build customer loyalty. There are many exciting opportunities for talented individuals who would like to join our team and play a meaningful role in helping us shape the future of global commerce.

First Data’s Product Development, Client Solutions and Technology functions are responsible for innovation and advancement of our technology solutions across all of our client segments, and make a critical contribution to ensuring that First Data retains its position as a leading technology innovator. Our Product Development teams are responsible for end-to-end ownership of the product life cycle. Our Client Solutions teams deliver global solutions and expertise that make commerce possible. Our Technology teams develop a wide range of applications and solutions that enable next-generation commerce and create the infrastructure of the global commerce ecosystem. They also ensure that our data remains secure through their work in cyber-security

Position Description Overview

Data Protection Security Engineer is responsible for protection of confidentiality of client information and maintenance of compliance with corporate standards and procedures. He/she is responsible for development and design of Data Protection services and solutions in line with defined strategy and their deployment into operations. Designs, installs, implements, maintains and troubleshoots data protection security solutions (Data Encryption, DB Access Monitoring, Data Leakage Prevention, etc.). Security Engineer is responsible for setup of data protection processes and coordinates with other team members the data protection solutions lifecycle tasks, evaluates effectiveness of the service and implements improvements as needed. Provides technical consultation on the use and integration of security applications into the operating environment. Also, is responsible for day to day tasks necessary to support defined processes (event management, incident management, change management, configuration management, etc.). Performs additional job duties related to security controls and processes as required. Leads complex projects and works independently supporting Sr. Management.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for confidentiality of client information and compliance with department standards and procedures. Designs, installs, implements, maintains, and troubleshoots complex operating systems software and related program products. Provides technical consulting on the use and integration of applications into the operating environment. Performs additional job duties as required.

Scope of Job

Responsible for Data Protection services and solutions, including engineering, deployment and operations of the related processes and technologies. Candidate must have knowledge and experience required to keep end-to-end responsibility for management of security services, including cooperation and coordination of work tasks across the global team. Coordinates large projects.


Works independently supporting Sr. Management. May support both internal and external clients.

Job Requirements

  • 6 - 10 years of experience with job responsibilities in Application and Data Security area in large corporate environment - Ability to work independently on complex goals in a global team environment - Capacity to embrace change and quickly adapt to new situations, changes in direction - Proven ability to thrive in a fast paced, dynamic environment - Ability to handle multiple projects and assignments - Proven problem solving skills from problem assessment to solution selection - Data Encryption software design, implementation and operations experience - Database Monitoring software management experience - Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions experience - Solid experience with major Operating Systems (Windows, LINUX, AIX..) including administration and security - Preferred knowledge and experience with data and application protection technologies: Voltage, Vormetric, Imperva DAM/WAF, Symantec DLP. - Experience with multiple databases: SQL, Oracle, DB2, Hadoop - Good overview with other IT security domains and security controls - Excellent verbal, written skills in English language.


  • Industry Knowledge
  • Process Management
  • IT Architecture
  • Software Installation & Suppt
  • Info Security Management


  • Bachelor of Engineering

First Data is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job: *Technical Support

Title: Security Engineer I

Location: Poland-Poland_State Level-Warsaw-Warsa - Warsaw Al.

Requisition ID: 2135930