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./Senior KMS Administrator

Luxembourg - Luxembourg

Full time

Senior KMS Administrator

Posted 2 Weeks ago

Do you want to participate in the design, implementation and operation of security solutions?

The Senior KMS Administrator will participate in securing services by implementing cryptography. He/She will support the Key Management Solution providing encryption and key management services and participate in design, implementation, and operation of the security solutions.  


Tasks and responsibilities

  • Administration of the Key Management Service (KMS) and the associated Hardware Security Modules (HSM).  
  • Support and maintain the KMS service that include health check assessments, strategy, and implementation engagements. 
  • Improve solutions to enforce applicable organization security policies and access management requirements.
  • Work with the Operational counter parts to ensure the 24/7 critical production platforms have the appropriate expertise and supporting processes. This includes documentation, runbooks and updated documentation. 
  • Participate in projects to design, deploy and implement security solutions. 
  • Installation and configuration of our Security solution, including the Vaulting, Policy Management, Web Access Management, Session Management and Identity
  • Management across a multi-platform environment. 
  • Perform the engineering responsibilities including build, installation, configuration, upgrade, testing, deployment, performance tuning and optimization of components. 
  • Mentor, help compose documentation and instructions for other team members to follow. 
  • Analyse, design, and develop new features, with a focus on expanding the capabilities. 
  • Use of Java, Python and Ansible to create or edit scripts for automation and reporting, and API development. 
  • Participate in troubleshooting and root cause analysis to address the issues. 
  • Day-to-day infrastructure operations including incident resolution and problem identification. 
  • Implements standard changes and service requests. 
  • On-call service.  

Your profile

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, or another relevant field preferred or equivalent experience.
  • At least 5 years of experience in IT.
  • Experience with Key Management Systems (KMS) based on Hardware Security Module (HSM) technology. Direct experience with Thales products would be considered as a plus. 
  • Knowledge on cryptography and related concepts, especially cryptographic ciphers and related hardware  technologies as well as potential usages (authentication protocols and specifications, network encryption, virtualization encryption, PKI …).
  • Experience with certificate-enabled technologies, software and tools, such as SSL/TLS, S/MIME, Authentication, 802.1X, Code Signing, OpenSSL, Microsoft CryptoAPI, Java Keystore.
  • Expert level experience with PKI implementation and operations (especially the MS certificate services) and certificate and key lifecycle management solutions.
  • Experience in managing Windows servers (preferably from 2016 onwards) and of the certificate deployment methods and management solutions inside an Windows based environment. 
  • Some experience with Linux servers (preferably RHEL).
  • Experience with certificate management using Microsoft MIM / FIM would be considered a plus.
  • Experience with VMWare products would be considered as a plus.
  • ITIL knowledge is a plus.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities, commitments, and projects. 
  • Must have good organizational and time management skills. 


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