PayPal Security & Technology Assurance Engineer in CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa
Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 305 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies.
The candidate will:
Design, engineer, and implement continuous testing methodologies for both security and technology controls.
Collaborate with first line of defense to review test results and opportunities for control improvement.
Create dashboards for continuous testing results.
Validate first line of defense security/technology uplift and issue remediation efforts.
Provide thought leadership to drive improvements to overall technology and security programs.
Work in collaboration with internal audit, corporate compliance, risk management and various technical teams in the design and implementation of controls self-assessments, risk assessment and regulatory compliance practices for IT.
Create, document, and implement control test plans, queries, scripts, and procedures.
Investigate, analyze and document reported control defects.
Work with cross-functional teams in performing reviews and tests of IT internal controls to ensure teams are operating adequate controls.
Advises IT and business executives on the status of control test results.
Assist in company-wide security initiatives
At least 2 years’ experience in security or technology control testing.
Technical knowledge of security technologies and architecture in multiple security domains - such as infrastructure hardening, access/identity, DLP, endpoint security, vulnerability management, network security, application security and others.
Ability to use though leadership to find and drive solutions.
Experience in designing, implementing, and operationalizing methodologies for continuous testing of security and or technical controls.
Experience with log management and analysis
At least 1 year of experience in programming/scripting language.
Broad security knowledge across common industry security standards (e.g., ISO, NIST, COSO, COBIT, PCI, FFIEC, SOX, SSAE16, and others).
Possess either of the following certifications: CISSP, CISA, CISM, or GIAC.
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Proven track record of having excellent analytical skills and being results-oriented.
Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and presentation skills and the proven ability to influence and communicate effectively.
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college (Information Technology, Information Assurance, Cyber Security or related disciplines preferred)
We're a purpose-driven company whose beliefs are the foundation for how we conduct business every day. We hold ourselves to our One Team Behaviors which demand that we hold the highest ethical standards, to empower an open and diverse workplace, and strive to treat everyone who is touched by our business with dignity and respect. Our employees challenge the status quo, ask questions, and find solutions. We want to break down barriers to financial empowerment. Join us as we change the way the world defines financial freedom.PayPal provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, PayPal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you are unable to submit an application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at email@example.com.
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