Avery Dennison Senior Cyber Security Engineer in Glendale, California

Company Description

Avery Dennison (NYSE: AVY) is a global leader in pressure-sensitive and functional materials and labeling solutions for the retail apparel market. The company’s applications and technologies are an integral part of products used in every major industry. With operations in more than 50 countries and more than 25,000 employees worldwide, Avery Dennison serves customers in the consumer packaging, graphical display, logistics, apparel, industrial and healthcare industries. Headquartered in Glendale, California, the company reported sales of $6.1 billion in 2016. Learn more at www.averydennison.com.

Job Description

As Senior Cyber Security Engineer you provide consulting support to the business units in designing and implementing secure business solutions as well as in assisting in design and vulnerability assessments for internal and Internet based systems. Hereby, you develop, test, and implement appropriate safeguards, document implementation and process control procedures. Eventually, you assist with installing and configuring of safeguards at appropriate points in the Avery Dennison network, and respond as necessary to any security incident.

Specific areas of responsibility include, but are not limited to:

Incident Response

Assist with incident response handling and forensics management of evidence. Respond to security incidents with latest in endpoint and cloud technologies. Manage and monitor SIEM for suspicious system activity and handle investigations using proper forensic methodologies and regulations.


Support for firewall installations and in support of business unit requirements. Assure Firewall and Web infrastructures follow established standards and follow security best practices. Implement proper encryption technology for data wherever possible when the Internet is used to do Avery Dennison business. This includes implementation of Virtual Private Networks (VPN) and third party encryption/decryption for other Avery Dennison information services over the internet.

Security Consulting

Lead security component and assist in architectural design for acquisition integrations.

New Technology

Evaluate new security technologies for integration with existing systems. Develop production implementation procedures for new products and technologies.


Capable of troubleshooting processes which demonstrate both infrastructure and application dependencies across systems that communicate over the enterprise network. Identifying and resolving possible security risks in the application and infrastructure. Assist regional and site IT in resolution of such problems.

Security Education

Provide employee and IT personnel Information Security awareness training.

Project Management

Project management and implementation of complex security systems that integrate systems securely into company infrastructure.


Minimum Qualification:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar field, or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of information security experience with a focus on incident response, network, application and architecture.

  • Relevant security industry certifications preferred including but not limited to CISSP, SSCP, and CISM etc.

  • Experience in Firewall installation and configuration plus a good understanding of technology concepts across Windows, UNIX, Cloud, Database (Oracle, MS SQL, Sybase) and Web are an additional asset.

  • As an ideal match, are these ones your unique selling points: Endpoint Security/EDR / SIEM systems (Splunk) / Cloud Security

  • Passion and interest in Security and understanding the latest threats.

  • Strong interest and drive to identify/create and meet customers’/business partners’ needs plus cultural empathy and team-player attitude to operate in complex multinational organization.

  • Perform well with multiple projects and be able to manage a number of key tasks simultaneously.

  • High degree of accuracy, good time-management and priority setting skills are important.

  • Energetic, encouraging and enthusiastic work approach to develop business in difficult conditions of culturally diverse markets is welcome.

  • Ability to travel internationally as well as to work flexible hours.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or other protected status. EEOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled