Information Security Analyst

Remote - Jersey City, New Jersey, United States

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate USD 53K - 95K *
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Members Exchange (MEMX) is searching for an Information Security Analyst to work with our Information Security team. The team is responsible for all aspects of security across MEMX including cyber, information security, technology risk management, and physical security. The Information Security Specialist will support the formation of security policy and procedure, threat detection and analysis, and the ongoing implementation and monitoring of enterprise wide programs including incident response, penetration testing, vulnerability management and employee training.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in continuous development, implementation and monitoring of a strategic, comprehensive enterprise wide cyber, information security and risk management program;
  • Collaborate with the engineering team to design and build security into the infrastructure and software development platform;
  • Identify, assess and deploy emerging technologies that enable the firm to better manage and monitor the security posture.
  • Create and adapt security policies and guidelines as needed;
  • Maintain proper documentation of daily alerts and investigations;
  • Monitor the enforcement of security policies and procedures based on industry-standard best practices;
  • Investigate and help respond to security incidents;
  • Participate in development and distribution of employee security awareness training;
  • Participate in penetration testing and remediation of enterprise and trading systems;
  • Develop new and refine existing regular metrics and reporting to measure the efficiency and effectiveness of security operations functions;
  • Daily monitoring, maintenance, and tuning of existing security platforms;
  • Developing and implementing internal reporting from existing metrics;
  • Work with internal and external teams to perform and document security audits;
  • Perform incident triage, documentation, and escalation of appropriate incidents.


Requirements

  • 1-3 years of information security experience;
  • Degree in Cyber/Information Security preferred;
  • Exposure to financial services and/ or markets highly desirable;
  • Knowledge of industry cybersecurity and risk management frameworks;
  • Understanding of security issues, monitoring, maintaining secure networks, data centers, and cloud services;
  • Motivated to learn new technologies and come up with process improvements and efficiencies;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, remote start-up environment;
  • Ability to work both individually and collaboratively in cross functional teams;
  • Desire to learn and grow within the field on cyber security;
  • Proactive, detail-oriented, extremely organized, and accountable.

Benefits

Members Exchange (MEMX) is a growing FinTech firm founded by a group of leaders in the world’s financial markets and is currently the fastest growing U.S. equities exchange. Our people are the foundation of our business, and we are committed to maintaining the culture we have set in motion. We take great pride in our selection process — and that starts with finding the right people. At MEMX you will have the ability to work with a talented team of professionals who bring diversity of thought and background. You will have the opportunity to shape the future of our company and the impact MEMX will have on our clients and the broader markets. We offer competitive employee benefits and perks and will continue to make this a priority to attract the best.

  • Fully Remote Workforce*
  • Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
  • Retirement Plan (401k, IRA)
  • Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
  • Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
  • Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity)
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Training & Development
  • Wellness Resources

*Please note that the MEMX team works remotely and has currently approved ONLY the following states for remote work: New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Texas & Georgia.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey at salaries.infosec-jobs.com
Job regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Job country: United States
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