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San Antonio, Texas - USD Full Time Posted: Monday, 11 February 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location
Purpose of Job We are currently seeking talented Information Security Analyst II for our San Antonio, TX facility.

Investigates, analyzes, and responds to suspicious behavior, attacks, and security breaches within USAA s environments using a variety of cyber defense tools to identify and mitigate threats. Conducts vulnerability, security configuration, and/or penetration testing assessments of systems and networks and develops and implements solutions for addressing vulnerabilities, threats, and exploits. Stays current with latest information security threats, exploits, trends, and intelligence.

Job Requirements
  • Maintains awareness of the latest critical information security vulnerabilities, threats, and exploits.
  • Assists in conducting routine vulnerability, security configuration, and/or penetration testing assessments.
  • Monitors networks, systems, and applications for routine to moderately complex suspicious behavior (includes Insider Threat), attacks, and security breaches.
  • Assists in responding to cyber incidents, performing moderately complex analysis using security tools. Builds knowledge, understanding, and experience of disparate skills (eg networking, servers, coding, etc.) to figure out the malicious actor's tactics, techniques and procedures.
  • Assists with conducting routine forensic analysis of comprised systems and determination of consequences.
  • Under direct supervision, uses the discoveries from the incident response process to make basic improvements to the existing detection capabilities and security controls.
  • Documents findings of completed alerts. Assists with writing up findings on incidents.
  • Serves as a resource to less experienced team members on escalated issues of a routine nature.
Minimum Requirements
  • Bachelor s Degree, OR, 4 additional years of related experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
  • 2 or more years of related experience in Information Security and/or Information Technology to include accountability for moderately complex tasks and/or projects.
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job level.*

When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes. Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at a later time and you will not be able to change your responses.

  • Experience investigating, capturing, and analyzing events related to cyber incidents
  • Experience planning and directing recovery activities including forensic event analysis, and malware evidence collection and reverse engineering
  • Experience researching emerging cyber threats to understand and present hacker methods and tactics, system vulnerabilities, and indicators of compromise
  • Experience in the technology and process of vulnerability and security configuration assessment and scanning
  • Experience applying security principles, methodologies, and controls to new and emerging technology
  • Experience deploying and managing cloud endpoint security
  • Experience in system administration applied to planning and researching and developing security policies, standards, and procedures across multiple platforms and applications
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python, Java, C++, Javascript
  • Ability to work a quarterly rotating schedule within a 24 hour operation
The above description reflects the details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be performed in the job.

At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our career path planning and continuing education will assist you with your professional goals.

USAA also offers a variety of on-site services and conveniences to help you manage your work and personal life, including seven cafeterias, two company stores and three fitness centers.

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

For Internal Candidates:
Must complete 12 months in current position (from date of hire or date of placement), or must have manager s approval prior to posting.

Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is 01/15/19 by 11:59 pm CST time.

Associated topics: attack, forensic, identity, identity access management, iam, idm, leak, phish, security engineer, violation

San Antonio, Texas, United States of America
2/11/2019 4:43:48 AM

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