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TITLE: Lead Cybersecurity Analyst
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Lead Cybersecurity Analyst in Riverwoods, IL to identify and evaluate potential vulnerabilities, and drive the normalization, correlation, and integration of internal and subscription threat intelligence source. Produce actionable intelligence in the form of reports, notifications, alerts, and briefings. Develop mitigation and countermeasure strategies from collected threat intelligence. Recognize security violations and take appropriate action to report each incident, as required. Analyze organization’s cyber defense procedures and configurations and evaluate compliance with regulations and organizational directives. Perform in-depth analysis of security issues and vulnerabilities. Ensure compliance to audit, regulatory and legal requirements. Build and maintain effective relationships with peers and internal business partners. Create effective controls to address security concerns. Maintain in-depth knowledge of security trends and threats. Design and develop security solutions and processes consistent with business goals and risk tolerance. Provide subject matter expertise for supported cybersecurity technologies. Develop metrics and new capabilities to ensure confidentiality, integrity, availability, authentication and non-repudiation. Measures effectiveness of defense-in-depth architecture against known vulnerabilities. Engage in reporting risk remediation assurance and automation and integration initiatives, and collaborate with stakeholders to ensure remediation is validated, risk is mitigated, and findings are resolved. Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Applied Computer Science, Finance, Economics, or a related quantitative field and four (4) years of experience in job offered or related position: managing end to end information security and technology audits; analyzing information system security risks and proposing remediation measures; communicating security gaps and negotiating remediation measures to ensure compliance with information security best practices; participating in privacy compliance including PCI DSS, GLBA and HIPAA privacy standards; and utilizing technologies including Python, Splunk, Tableau, Archer, Service Now, REST API, PowerShell Scripts, Active Directory, Secure Track, and VB Scripting.
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