Work in Iowa Jobs

Job Information

FEDERAL HOME LOAN BANK Information Security Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa

At FHLB Des Moines, we work each day to develop an inclusive culture that supports and leverages the complexity of a diverse workforce. This enables us to effectively serve the needs of our members and help them succeed.Position Purpose:Promote security awareness to staff and consultants. Monitor security controls, track and gather security metrics, analyze vulnerabilities, and respond to security threats. Provide security guidance to project teams delivering business solutions, perform risk assessments of technology-related vendors, and research industry threat trends and mitigation actions. Additional duties include security program maintenance and improvement. (Use this language as lead-in to Position Purpose language: Do you have a passion for Information Security? At FHLB Des Moines, we are adding to our security team. This role provides the opportunity to develop and grow your skills and experience in most areas of the information security field.)Information Security Engineer IResponsibilities/Duties/Function/Tasks:Monitor, analyze and report on the security of information systems.Promote security awareness through in-person training, online training, and Bank-wide communication of policies and security threats.Collaborate with IT and business units to produce customer friendly procedures.Provide excellent security services to Bank business units.Advise and assist with operational security and response to information security incidents.Conduct vendor assessments according to procedures.Provide information security requirement input in support of project initiatives.Research technologies and methods that better utilize existing technology.Create, develop, implement and maintain security standards, procedures, and guidelines to mitigate risk in the Bank's information security posture (internal/external).Assist with information security strategies andorganizational governance. Communicate security strategies and framework to staff, partners, and other stakeholders.Monitor departmental internal controls and regulatory issues.Perform vulnerability scans and track mitigationMonitor security information/event management software for potential security problemsProvide support with security projects, vendor management, monitoring/review of system changes and assist in security program management.QualificationsBachelor of Science in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field, or relevant experience1 + years' experience as an information security analyst, engineer, architect, specialist or consultantExperience working with Identity IQ, Active Directory, Windows desktop and server operating systemsExperience provisioning end user accessStrong experience with adherence to the Sarbanes Oxley Act as it relates to identity and access managementStrong documentation skills, ability to write new documentationStrong written and verbal communication skillsDetail oriented, self-starting and motivatedAbility to assess risk and make control recommendationsProficiency in networking and/or operating systems preferredPhysical requirementsThe physical demands described here are generally representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle controls; talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to ten pounds. Some positions, including, but not limited to positions in Administrative Services, may be required to lift, move and/or carry up to 50 pounds.TravelEmployees in this position may travel peri

DirectEmployers