Our Team: The Threat and Vulnerability Management Team (TVM) is dedicated to making our systems and technologies as secure as possible. We protect Bloomberg. We partner with internal technical departments to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of Bloomberg systems and the data we process. We aim to ensure that our clients see us as a trusted partner.
We report to the Chief Information Security Office (CISO) who owns the technical aspects of this mission by ensuring Bloomberg products, systems, networks and commercial applications are built and maintained with security in mind.
We work on purpose. Come find yours.
What's the role? We are seeking an IT Security Analyst for our TVM Data & Systems team to help ensure that our IT infrastructure and security processes are resilient against the latest threats. You will be responsible for analyzing and assessing vulnerabilities across a wide range of technologies. You'll engage with various technology partners to validate and manage identified vulnerabilities through remediation. You will work directly with other cross-department security engineering and incident response teams to set strategic direction for our enterprise Threat and Vulnerability Management program.
This is a team that drives company-wide initiatives to improve the effectiveness of Bloomberg's security posture. Analysts in this role must show exemplary judgment in making technical decisions to achieve business goals. You're expected to always demonstrate resilience and navigate difficult situations with composure and tact.
We'll trust you to:
Perform IT Security assessments and partner with other security or IT professionals to assess potential impact from vulnerabilities and determine appropriate mitigating controls
Build strong partnerships with technical teams to promote best practices for managing vulnerabilities, initiate and track remediation through to completion
Understand business requirements and work with business partners to define appropriate solutions; meeting both security mandates and business needs
Help standardize and automate work-flows, processes, procedures and reporting
Produce metrics and key performance indicators that demonstrate the effectiveness of the team's remediation efforts across the enterprise
Improve the design and usefulness of our IT Security management tools and solutions
Have excellent interpersonal and effective communications skills
You'll need to have:
3+ years of IT operations, systems management, or IT Security related experience
Hands-on expertise working with enterprise architectures
Understanding of Linux and Windows OS, system administration or software development
Knowledge of IT Operations, security, and system hardening best practices
Solid understanding of Public Cloud infrastructure concepts and terminologies
Experience analyzing vulnerability findings from IT and Security management tools
Understanding of industry standards such as CVE, CPE, CVSS & NIST
Ability to interpret complex data sets to make informed risk-based decisions
Strong organizational skills and can effectively manage complex tasks, projects, and agile framework
We'd love to see:
Solid understanding of Risk management frameworks and security tools
Ability to learn and implement technologies quickly
Programming experience developing utilities and tools with Python or shell scripting
Experience with DBMS, RDBMS and ETL methodologies.
Proficiency with systems configuration and automation technologies, such as Ansible
Knowledge of business intelligence reporting tools such as QlikSense.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other related fields
If this sounds like you: Apply if you think we're a good match. We'll get in touch to let you know what the next steps are, but in the meantime feel free to have a look at this: https://vimeo.com/160970985
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Salary Range: 135,000 - 190,000 USD Annually + Benefits + Bonus The referenced salary range is based on the Company's good faith belief at the time of posting. Actual compensation may vary based on factors such as geographic location, work experience, market conditions, education/training and skill level. We offer one of the most comprehensive and generous benefits plans available and offer a range of total rewards that may include merit increases, incentive compensation [Exempt roles only], paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, life insurance, and various wellness programs, among others. The Company does not provide benefits directly to contingent workers/contractors and interns.