Senior Information Security Analyst

McLean, Virginia

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Posted 3 weeks ago

Senior Security Analyst

Appian’s information security team is growing and is seeking a Senior Information Security Analyst to assist with information security operations, monitoring, and compliance. This person will work in a dynamic information security team and be exposed to modern cloud technologies and security frameworks. You will be assisting the Appian Information Security department in continuously evaluating the threat-landscape for Appian operations and service offerings. You will analyze international security concerns, emerging threats, vulnerability management, and industry regulations.

About the Job

Maintains security controls and operations in accordance with industry standards (e.g. NIST RMF, SSAE 16/SOC, SOX, PCI-DSS, FedRAMP)
Continuous monitoring activities, including monitoring for continued compliance with internal security controls, policies, regulations, and laws
Monitor Appian’s security boundaries, internal and external, to monitor for threats
Lead internal and external security reviews, audits, and control evaluations
Work with customers to present relevant Appian security framework information
Assist security incident response and investigation processes

About You

Bachelor’s degree in related field of study
3+ years IT/security audit experience (NIST RMF, SSAE 16/SOC, SOX, PCI-DSS, FedRAMP)
Knowledgeable of cloud-based infrastructures (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) and layer security responsibilities
Experienced with assessing network security technologies and configurations
Demonstrated experience of presenting information security concepts and risks to management level personnel of varying technical backgrounds
You enjoy ‘pulling on the thread’ and deeply investigating issues as they arise
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision

About Us:
Appian makes building complex software simple. We’ve built our low-code platform from the ground up with the power to address some of the world’s toughest business problems. It’s exciting and challenging work with exciting and fulfilling rewards. It takes the right person…is that you?

Job tags: Audits FedRAMP IaaS Incident response Network security NIST PaaS PCI SaaS Vulnerability management