Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
RPO Information Security Operations Engineer','255250','Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta','MO-Kansas City','','Full-time','Regular','Exempt','Exempt','Experienced','','','Yes, 25 % of the Time','Day Job','','','Tier II - No Credit Check','Tier II - No Credit Check','','','','!*!Position Summary:
Federal Reserve is looking for an information security analyst/engineer with a focus in information security operations. The successful candidate will have strong understanding and implementation of NIST security controls including developing and maintaining of information security processes and procedures. Candidate will be called upon to maintain the rules and controls for information security and protect the Bank’s information assets and work with critical and sensitive information on a daily basis. Working closely with other security engineers, Candidate will also be called up to conduct control assessments with minimal guidance. Candidate will serve as a security controls subject matter expert for business areas and participates in District level information security workgroups.
Performs most routine day-to-day assignments with some supervision. Completes more complex tasks with minimal guidance from senior staff.
Function as a central point of project communication and status for project team and management and communicate early and insure clear expectations.
Working closely with IT and development teams to design secure solutions and applications, facilitating the implementation of protective and mitigating controls.
Oversees risk management processes and acts as liaison to business units while they complete their own risk management processes.
Responds to information security events by researching the symptoms of the event and working with all parties involved to determine the priority, cause, and resolution for the event.
Tests, implements, and administers new information security systems provided by System workgroups and District Information Security Architects.
Documents and communicates information security events to peers, management, other IT areas, and customers to ensure all parties are aware of risk level and the impact on the overall information security posture of the Bank.
Participates in security planning activities.
Work with project managers to ensure security is engaged in projects.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with specialization in an information technology field or equivalent combination of experience, education, and/or certification preferred.
Three to five years of information security experience with a strong understanding of distributed networking and Windows and UNIX operating systems, database management systems, and applications
Knowledge Area/Technical Skills/Certifications and Licenses:
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or other industry certification preferred.
Experience in at least one database DB2, MS SQL or Oracle with experience in either MySQL or PostgreSQL preferred.
Experience with interpreted development languages (Perl, Shell, SQL etc.) preferred.
Familiarity with Information Security tools such as vulnerability scanning tool, access monitoring tool, etc. preferred.
Familiarity with information security frameworks such NIST/ISACA/ISO.
Strong interpersonal, analytical and customer service skills, including the ability to explain complex procedures in writing or verbally.
Flexibility to quickly adapt to changing business needs and processes.
Ability to participate in on-call rotation and provide off-hours support.
Ability to identify, analyze, communicate and resolve security related issues.
Key Job Responsibilities:
Strong understanding of access control methods including access control lists, encryption key management, and user and group administration.
Strong understanding of risk management processes, both FRS specific and industry standards
Strong understanding of various types of intrusion detection systems.
Strong understanding of various firewall technologies.
Strong understanding of computer networking
Strong understanding of two-factor authentication
Strong understanding of privileged session management
Strong understanding of encryption/data protection
Strong understanding of vulnerability assessment and vulnerability management methodologies.
Strong understanding of new and emerging technologies.
Strong understanding of industry and FRS compliance regulations.
Strong project management skills.
This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, performance standards or requirements, efforts, skills or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change (e.g. emergencies, rush jobs, change in workload or technological developments).
The Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta is an equal opportunity employer. ','','RPO Information Security Operations Engineer
Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City
Website : https://www.kansascityfed.org/
The Federal Reserve was established by Congress and signed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1913. It was preceded by financial panics, bank failures and business bankruptcies that severely disrupted the economy. There were two prior attempts at establishing central banks.