What you’ll do
Position: Senior Risk Specialist, Cybersecurity Location: 805 Moberly Lane, Bentonville, AR 72716 Duties: Monitors, analyzes, and remediates IT security risks and vulnerabilities by adhering to defined operating procedures; reviewing metrics to identify outliers, inefficiencies, and non-standard actions associated with operational processes and reporting the findings; identifying improvement opportunities and providing feedback to senior team members and management; and participating in meetings for any initiatives or tasks that will alter current processes. Analyzes and identifies risk by understanding factors of influence to impact and likelihood; building working knowledge and relationship between risk and governance; building expertise in risk analysis in multiple layers of security specialty (for example, Physical, Governance, Technical, etc.); and tracking the remediation of known vulnerabilities. Influences the execution of security initiatives by prioritizing critical issues for root-cause analysis; monitoring progress versus plan; escalating complex or difficult issues; utilizing scope-change orders to track changes to the project; providing informational presentations; informing stakeholders and helping them develop reasonable expectations; holding self and team accountable for technical deliverables. Consults with business customers and technical experts through delivery processes in completing paperwork (for example, document of understanding, scope statements, and other required artifacts) to refine requirements and procure data; handling approvals for changes to delivery and/or scope; prioritizing competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities; and collaborating with stakeholders to assess costs and establish the return on investment (ROI). Provides and supports the implementation of security governance by assisting in the process of governance administration and maintenance; ensuring familiarity with Walmart Information Security policies, standards, procedures and best practices; modeling various governance concepts (for example, ITIL, COBIT, Six Sigma, CMM); identifying gaps in security governance and policies; and comparing and contrasting Walmart practices and industry standards. Coordinates compliance efforts in one area of regulatory specialty by monitoring the implementation of specific information security controls; ensuring familiarity with regulatory concepts (for example, ISO, SOX, PCI, HIPAA); developing an understanding of multiple areas of compliance; and assisting in compliance assessments and remediation processes. Minimum Qualifications…Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or risk related field and 2 years’ experience in information technology or risk related field within the last 7 years OR 5 years’ experience in information technology or risk related field within the last 7 years OR a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or risk related field. Preferred Qualifications…Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Auditing, Consumer Software Development, Consumer Software Development – Mobile, Information Security, Information Technology, Investigations, Risk Management, Testing Technologies CISA – Certified Information Systems Auditor – Certification, CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional – Certification
Minimum education and experience required: Master’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems, or related field; OR Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems, or related field plus 2 years of experience in information technology or security risk related field; OR 4 years of experience in information technology or security risk related field. Skills required: Must have experience with: IT system architecture, data flow, and data storage; access controls; identity management; analyzing network traffic, data traffic; FAIR methodology; quantitative information security risk analysis; reporting on cyber security risks; information security technology; intrusion detection systems; messaging and mobile systems; cryptography; and probability distributions. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.
At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?
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