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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries and territories under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet and Hill's Prescription Diet.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Security Engineering - Specialist / Sr Specialist

Travel Required?:  Travel - up to 10% of time
Date:  Sep 25, 2023
Temporarily Remote

Relocation Assistance Offered Within Country
# 152874 - Mumbai, Maharashtra, India


About Colgate-Palmolive:

Do you want to come to work with a smile and leave with one as well? In between those smiles, your day consists of working in a global organization, continually learning and collaborating, having stimulating discussions, and making impactful contributions!

If this is how you see your career, Colgate is the place to be!

Our conscientious household brands, dedicated employees, and sustainability commitments make us a company passionate about building a future to smile about for our employees, consumers, and surrounding communities. The pride in our brand brings a workplace that encourages creative thinking, champions experimentation, and promotes authenticity which has weighed into our enduring success.

If you want to work for a company that lives by their values, then give your career a reason to smile...every single day.

The Experience:

In today’s multifaceted technology environment, it is an exciting time to be a part of the information technology team at Colgate. Our highly technical and innovative team is dedicated to driving growth for Colgate Palmolive in this ever-changing landscape.

What role will you play as a member of the Colgate’s Information Technology team?


  • The Information Security Engineer should be experienced in system architecture, design, engineering and deploying data security applications over hybrid environments that include on-premise and public clouds, such as GCP. 
  • The candidate should be comfortable in playing a lead role towards the evolution of technology deployments across the global footprint. 
  • An ideal candidate should be proficient in leading the engineering of endpoint solutions over Windows, Mac and Linux endpoints and on Virtual infrastructure.

Who are you…


You are a function expert -


This position is for an Individual contributor who would be responsible for the following


  • A primary engineer developing and supporting our SOAR platform, including related work in our SIEM.
  • Develop and build systems capable of monitoring security controls, policies and procedures and critical cyber security activities.
  • Responsible for the design, deployment, and configuration of security solutions.
  • Technical proficiency with a variety of vendor tools including collaborating with the vendor regarding issues and/or deficiencies when necessary.
  • Act as a technology subject matter expert, able to provide and communicate complex technology solutions across different audiences including technical, managerial, business executives, and external vendors.
  • Partner/connect with collaborators and other Global Information Technology and business functions to ensure their areas are following Global Information Security’s technical guidelines and strategy.
  • Provide engineering support to the Security Operations Center for solving complex problems.

You connect the dots - 


  • Quickly assimilate new technologies, tools, internal/external systems and design frameworks is a required capability. 
  • Strong and broad technology background


You are a collaborator -
Working with operation team to build Splunk search and associated playbook in SOAR as per security use case

You are an innovator -


  • Ability to think with a security mindset, building use cases from a security perspective.


What you’ll need…(Required)


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Minimum 5 years of consistent track record in IT security industry
  • Expertise in SOAR and SIEM
  • 3+ years of experience scripting with Python in the general domain of IT systems
  • Good understanding of cybersecurity technology, architecture, and best practices
  • Modern networking knowledge and understanding (OSI, TCP/IP, switching, routing, firewalling, NAT, proxies, IDS/IPS, WAF's, CDN's, SSL/TLS, etc...)
  • Basic understanding of general system and application architectures such as client/server, service oriented architecture, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, containers and serverless.


What you’ll need…(Preferred)


  • 3+ years experience with automation using Python, Powershell, and BASH (or similar)
  • Strong general system administration knowledge and skills in Windows and Linux operating systems
  • Knowledge or experience with AWS or GCP core cloud services
  • Experience developing automation in SOAR platforms


Key Proficiencies:


  • The successful candidate must have a strong IT background with in-depth knowledge of common corporate IT infrastructures.
  • Solid understanding of application architectures and strong security fundamentals.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills including the ability to communicate and interact effectively with users that do not have a security background and be a security spokesperson throughout the organization.



Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet. 

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education program, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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