The Security Engineer will provide a secure and protected environment for the bank's data and systems with the following responsibilities:
Coordinate and conduct security awareness training including phishing campaign development
Conduct security assessments on new/existing vendors
Perform security monitoring activities including analyzing the Bank's security environment to identify issues, trends, and opportunities to improve security posture
Evaluate relevant threat intelligence for trends and modeling
Maintain/manage relationships with vendors
Management and accountability for Bank's Security Incident Response Plan including delivery of tabletop exercises
Review and report on security related events from Bank systems.
Vulnerability Management processing including analysis, prioritization and remediation of vulnerabilities.
Track and complete security-related issues via trouble ticket system.
Collaborate with different business units of the Bank in order to provide security solutions to improve the Bank's security posture.
Generate reports to track technical environment settings and events.
Provide timely reports on the status of security initiatives as well as any unforeseen issues to management and to business units.
Contribute high level documentation of security policies and procedures.
Requirements: Bachelor degree in Information Technology preferred with 2-4 years of security or application support experience. IT and Security specific certification is highly preferred (Security+, SANS GSEC, CISSP, MCSE, MCITP, etc.). Requires advanced knowledge of Microsoft Windows platform. Working knowledge of Splunk, Nexpose or comparable scanning tools. PowerShell or other scripting languages. AWS experience preferred. Strong data analytics skills, Must have excellent communication (verbal, written, and listening) skills. Will require the ability to be a self-starter and to work independently as well as in a team setting.
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About Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is a $72.0 billion wholesale bank and one of 11 district banks chartered in 1932 by the U.S. Congress to improve the availability of funds to support home ownership. The FHLB Chicago is a member-owned cooperative serving members in our district of Illinois and Wisconsin. All federally insured depository institutions, insurance companies engaged in residential housing finance, credit unions, and community development financial institutions located in our district are eligible to apply for membership. Today, the FHLB System, which is regulated by the Federal Housing Finance Agency, has more than 7,500 members.
The FHLB Chicago strives to be a valuable partner to our member financial institutions in Illinois and Wisconsin during all phases of financial and economic cycles. The mission of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is to partner with our member shareholders in Illinois and Wisconsin to provide them competitively priced funding, a reasonable return on their investment in the Bank, and support for community investment activities.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is committed to diversity at all levels of our organization from t...he employees we hire to the programs, institutions, and businesses we support. Our goal is to recruit, hire, and develop talented staff and to offer a work environment that allows them to do their best work.