Work in Iowa Jobs

Job Information

Principal Info Security Engineer (secure software), remote available in Des Moines, Iowa

As an Info Security Engineer in our Corporate Systems Support (CSS) business area, you’ll partner with many different areas within the Service Center Business Units (SCBU) to align and address secure software solutions!

This is a superb opportunity for someone looking to weave software development and info security!

Here are few examples of the kinds of things you’ll do:

  • Provide technical advice and weigh in on technical decisions related to secure software that affect other teams or the company.

  • Provide technical source of security expertise, to include infrastructure services, to a variety of audiences while understanding risk and impact.

  • Integrate with software development teams to build security into pipelines and software build practices. Actively participate in coding/programming with scrum teams through Java or Python.

  • Ability to own and craft all components of a complete solution.

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree with a preference in a computer science, technology, engineering, or math related field or equivalent work experience, plus 4+ years of related technology experience

  • Info security background

  • Software development experience (this role will use Java and Python)

  • Must have the desire and ability to learn new technology and continuously grow

Additional preferred technical experience:

  • Secure software experience (ex: HP Fortify, Whitesource)


Job level

We’ll consider talent at the next level with the right experiences and skills.

Work Authorization/Sponsorship

At this time, we're not considering candidates that need any type of immigration sponsorship now or in the future or those needing work authorization for this role. (This includes, but is not limited to students on F1-OPT, F1-CPT, J-1, etc.)

Investment Code of Ethics

For Principal Global Investors positions, you’ll need to follow an Investment Code of Ethics related to personal and business conduct as well as personal trading activities for you and members of your household. These same requirements may also apply to other positions across the organization.

Experience Principal

While our expertise spans the globe, we're bound by one common purpose: to foster a world where financial security is accessible to all. And our success depends on the unique experiences, backgrounds, and talents of our employees – individually and all of us together. Explore our core values, benefits and why we’re an exceptional place to grow your career.

Principal is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


Requisition ID: 2020-28451

Street: 711 High Street

Remote: Yes

FLSA Status: Exempt