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Aegon Asset Management Intermediate Information System Security Analyst - Awareness and Training in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Job FamilyRisk Management - General

Job Description SummaryGlobal Technology Service (GTS) provides IT infrastructure and application support services to the Aegon businesses. GTS is responsible for the provision, support and ongoing maintenance of IT operating platforms, applications and services. There is also a strong connection with external providers necessitating vendor and service provider management. GTS is responsible for driving the technology strategy and providing IT infrastructure solutions that are in alignment with business objectives and the GTS technology strategy.Job Description

As the Intermediate Information System Security Analyst in Awareness and Training your primary responsibilities will be for assisting with the Global Information Security Awareness and Training program. In addition, you may assist with other defined tasks in support of the Information Security Program or Internal Controls Program, such Risk Analysis, Control Design within Applications and Services, Evaluation of Control Effectiveness, and third-party risk management.

What You Will Do:

  • Define and facilitate the execution of the global information security training and awareness program and activities, including role-focused additional trainings

  • Provide input, creates awareness and training materials and leads certain activities, such as hardcopy and online learning content, presentations, pamphlets, electronic communications (e.g., internal blogs).

  • Help employees and contractors understand their role in safeguarding information, technology and services by being an ambassador. Assist and show where policies, processes and procedures can be found and explain why they should be followed.

  • Tracks current and impeding laws, regulations and industry requirements and best practices, such as data protection, data privacy, cyber security and information security. Is able to translate requirements into practical solutions.

  • Provide consulting and support services for on-going Phishing campaigns

  • Support dashboarding of training activities

  • Gathers data, analyzes and drafts reports, including department, project, key indicators and dashboards. Assists with requirements and improvement plans.

  • Completes research and analysis of information security initiatives, including review of policy, program, process, procedural and technologies to understand awareness and training needs to integrate within program planning

  • You may also perform and lead certain procedural tasks found within control self-assessments and security exception/waiver processes, such as entering and reviewing critical assets and associated ratings, recommending action plans, submitting and reviewing security exception/waivers to asset owner.

  • You may also perform and lead certain procedural tasks found within third-party assessments, such as reviewing due-diligence artifacts, supervising tasks, reviewing results and recommending outcomes.

  • Ability to quickly develop excellent working relationships with peers and key stakeholders, such as business partners, communications, legal, internal audit, risk, and technology specialists.

  • Other duties as assigned based on department and organizational needs.

  • Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, instruction and all safety rules.

  • Exhibits regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance.

    What You Will Need:

  • Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Computer Science, MIS, Auditing, Finance, or Business or equivalent education and experience required.

  • Up to 3-5 years of relevant work experience required, including experience with information technology operations and information security operations, business continuity and disaster recovery.

  • Knowledge and some experience with data protection, data privacy laws, regulations and industry requirements as well as best practices.

  • Preferred: Technology, risk management, business continuity and disaster recovery, compliance or audit background helpful;

  • Preferred: Excellent time management and analytical skills.

  • Preferred: Effective written and verbal communication skills at all levels of the organization.

  • Preferred: Team oriented.

  • Preferred: Strong project management skills.

  • Preferred: Attention to detail with the ability to multi-task.

  • Preferred: Deadline drive and self motivated.

  • Preferred: Awareness of the importance of timing, politics and group processes in managing change.

  • Preferred: Task oriented. Certification(s): CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CISA or ABCP

    *Please note that the compensation information that follows is a good faith estimate for this position only and is provided pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay for Equal Work Act and Equal Pay Transparency Rules. It is estimated based on what a successful Colorado applicant might be paid. It assumes that the successful candidate will be in Colorado or perform the position from Colorado. Similar positions located outside of Colorado will not necessarily receive the same compensation. *


    The salary for this position generally ranges between $65,000 - $105,000. This range is an estimate, based on potential employee qualifications, operational needs and other considerations permitted by law. The range may vary above and below the stated amounts, as permitted by Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Rule 4.1.2.

    Bonus Eligibility:

    This position is also typically eligible for an annual bonus based on the Company Bonus Plan/Individual Performance and is at Company Discretion at a rate of 7.5%.

    Our Culture

    At Aegon we promote a Future Fit mindset. What is a Future Fit mindset?

  • Acting as One fosters an environment of positive collaboration

  • Accountability allows us to own the problem as well as the solution

  • Agility inspires new ideas, innovation and challenges the status quo

  • Customer Centricity encourages an above average and beyond approach to our customers

    Working Conditions

  • Office-based preferred, though full-time remote will be considered.

  • Out of hours morning support may be required

  • Travel to other GTS locations may be required, less than 10%.

    What You Receive:

  • A Comprehensive Wealth + Health package.

  • Wealth Benefits; Competitive Pay, Bonus, and Benefits Package

  • Health and Work/Life Balance Benefits

    Our commitment to inclusion & diversity means that we value differences. We encourage the unique perspectives of persons and are dedicated to creating a respectful and inclusive work environment.

    Additional Salary Scales:


    Scale 9

    Monthly Range: € 3.555,28 – €5.925,47 – €6.518,03

    38 Hour Work Week

Why Work for Us

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Our comprehensive Total Rewards package is designed to help support you in many ways — throughout all stages of your life and career. We provide a competitive, market-driven program that encompasses base compensation, bonus potential, retirement, health and wellness benefits, learning and development opportunities, plus great employee perks. All designed with you in mind… to help you live your best life, grow personally and professionally - and feel valued for the work you do.

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Equal Opportunity Employer:

Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

Applicants with physical or mental disabilities may be entitled to a form of reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state and local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will insure equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on the Transamerica Companies. Please contact: if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

Ontario Applicants:

Our Company is committed to providing accessibility to those with disabilities in a manner that is consistent with the principles of independence, dignity, integration and equality of opportunity, that is in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 ("AODA"). Please contact if you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs.

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At Transamerica, hard work, innovative thinking and personal accountability are qualities that we honor and reward. We understand the potential that is unleashed by leveraging the talents of a diverse workforce. We embrace an environment where employees enjoy a balance between their careers, families, communities and personal interests. Ultimately, we appreciate the uniqueness of a company where talented professionals work collaboratively in a positive environment focused on helping customers secure their long-term financial futures.

Transamerica is a part of AEGON, an international life insurance, pension, and asset management company. The AEGON companies employ approximately 28,000 people and have a strong presence in more than 20 countries across the globe. For more information, visit