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Senior Information Security Analyst - Risk Assessment

Denver, Colorado
16 Sep 2022
*Senior Information Security Analyst – Risk Assessment – Denver, Co*Are you a data expert with a focus on enhancing security? Can you solve complex problems creatively while adhering to the most advanced industry standards? Join Western Union as a Information Senior Information Security Analyst – Risk Assessment.*Motivated by our values: purpose driven, globally minded, and trustworthy & respectful*We’re a FinTech that’s using insight from customers and colleagues worldwide to improve financial services for families, small businesses, multinational corporations, and non-profit organizations. We’re a team of over 10,000 people spanning 200 countries and territories. We believe when money moves, better things happen.*Better requires process, discipline, and simplification*As a key member of the Information Security Risk Assessment (ISRA)team, you will interact with management from various departments and business functions. You will be responsible to perform end-to-end Information Security Risk Assessments independently, evaluating security controls of critical Western Union applications, networks, and cloud platform as per well-known Industry-standard and framework such as ISO 27001, NIST, etc. You will assist teams with devising remediation plans by prioritizing all findings on a risk-based approach, identify threats, assess residual risk, and document gaps to Policies and Standards. You will manage strategies and best practices to provide information security assurance across the enterprise. You will demonstrate a solid understanding of the IT environment and its impact on business risk.ISRA is part of the Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) team who ensures the rest of the company is applying security correctly.For a critical role like this, you have 4-5 years of combined experience in Cloud Engineering; IT/Network Engineering; or Application Development as well as experience within the information security risk assessment area. You should have experience in demonstrating knowledge of a broad range of Risk Assessment / Management Concepts like: Auditing Methodologies and Approaches, Information Security Policies, Standards and Procedures, PCI Standards, ISO 2700x Standards, NIST Risk Framework, Legal, Regulatory, Compliance, and others.  You are well versed with technology / security concepts such as Security Architecture and Design, Application Security, Network Security and Cloud technology.*Join us, and let’s move money for better*Western Union is transforming its business and shaping the financial services sector by driving quality, convenience, and customer service to new levels of excellence. It’s an exciting time for our organization, as the largest cross-border money transfer operator, trusted by millions of consumers around the world. If you’re ready to unleash your potential to help drive change through bottom-up innovation, apply now.We’re a company on the move, and we want our people to grow and develop. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to learn new skills and build a career, as well as a great salary and benefits package.Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. The company will provide accommodation to applicants, including those with disabilities, during the recruitment process, in accordance with applicable laws. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, or any other protected category. #LI-RB3Annual base salary gross:  $82,485 - $140,745. The base salary range represents the anticipated low and high end of the Western Union salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as candidate’s qualifications, skills, competencies and proficiency for the role. The base salary is one component of Western Union’s total compensation package for employees. Other rewards and benefits include short term incentives, health insurance (several options to choose from), accident and life insurance, access to the best in class learning and development platforms, to name just a few!
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  • Job Reference: 713964179-2
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Western Union
  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Salary: On Application