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Lead Cybersecurity Analyst - P156273_S3

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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    P156273_S3
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E As part of the Cybersecurity Assurance \u0026 Compliance Organization, you will assist in managing and processing potential Security Exceptions and/or Risk Acceptances, requested by other BT teams in lieu of their inability to meet specific Security Standards or Requirements. This position will work with other BT Cybersecurity \u0026 Application teams in ensuring all possible options are considered prior to processing the request, which includes assessing \u0026 documenting formal risk. In addition, this position will manage, report Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and Key Risk Indicators (KRIs) with stakeholders. This individual will work closely with all areas of the business and technology including, infrastructure, engineering, architecture, operations and application teams. This role must be able to understand security standards and interpret their applicability to technologies and systems at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe candidate must have strong risk assessment \u0026 management skills, be able to work with teams in developing and tracking \u0022Action Plans\u0022. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe candidate needs to be able to recognize obstacles that may derail progress and take the necessary steps to eliminate those obstacles and/or escalate appropriately.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe candidate must be able to identify what information must be gathered to assess risk. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThis role will work with other Cybersecurity, application, infrastructure and governance teams in assessing and documenting Issues.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe candidate must have a knowledge of various regulatory audit control requirements (COBIT, COSO, PCI, ISO, FFIEC, \u0026 GLBA).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvide security expertise as requested and clearly communicate status and concerns to all levels of management.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintain accurate information in the teams tracking tool, and support departmental metrics and KPI/KRI reporting.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeverage security expertise to contribute to program enhancement and continuous improvement efforts, and other team activities.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIdentify areas that can be automated and streamlined and develop new processes to make processes more efficient.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPromote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIdentifies and evaluates potential vulnerabilities and drives the normalization, correlation, and integration of internal and subscription-threat intelligence source. Produces actionable intelligence in the form of reports, notifications, alerts, and briefings. Develops mitigation and countermeasure strategies from collected threat intelligence. Recognizes security violations and take appropriate action to report each incident, as required. Analyzes the organization\u0027s cyber defense procedures and configurations, and evaluates compliance with regulations and organizational directives.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPerforms in-depth analysis of security issues and/or vulnerabilities. Ensures compliance to audit, regulatory, and legal requirements. Builds and maintains effective relationships with peers and internal business partners. Creates effective controls to address security concerns.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintains in-depth knowledge of security trends and threats. Designs and develops security solutions and processes consistent with business goals and risk tolerance. Provides subject matter expertise for supported Cybersecurity technologies.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelops metrics and new capabilities to ensure confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication, and non-repudiation. Measures effectiveness of defense-in-depth architecture against known vulnerabilities. Engages in reporting risk remediation assurance and automation/integration initiatives, and collaborates with stakeholders, at all levels, to ensure remediation is validated, risk is mitigated, and findings are fully closed/resolved.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Business Administration, Data Analytics, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E4\u002B years of experience in Information Security, Computer Science, Business Administration, Data Analytics, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu of a degree, 6\u002B years of experience in Information Security, Computer Science, Business Administration, Data Analytics, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Skills:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong risk assessment \u0026 management skills, be able to work with teams in developing and tracking \u0022Action Plans\u0022. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAble to recognize obstacles that may derail progress and take the necessary steps to eliminate those obstacles and/or escalate appropriately.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAble to identify what information must be gathered to assess risk. \u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThis role will work with other Cybersecurity, application, infrastructure and governance teams in assessing and documenting Issues.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EKnowledge of various regulatory audit control requirements (COBIT, COSO, PCI, ISO, FFIEC, \u0026 GLBA).\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProvide security expertise as requested and clearly communicate status and concerns to all levels of management.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMaintain accurate information in the teams tracking tool, and support departmental metrics and KPI/KRI reporting.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELeverage security expertise to contribute to program enhancement and continuous improvement efforts, and other team activities.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIdentify areas that can be automated and streamlined and develop new processes to make processes more efficient.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPromote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHelpful for candidates to have working knowledge and familiarity with; IT Security risk assessment; IT/IS policy development.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E#LI-LJ1 \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-09-12 Expires: 2019-12-19

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