Security and Technology Assurance Engineer at PayPal


Security & Technology Assurance Engineer

  • Remote, US

Job Description:

The candidate will:

  • Design, engineer, and implement continuous testing/oversight methodologies for both security and technology domains.
  • Collaborate with first line of defense to review test results and opportunities for control/domain improvement.
  • Create dashboards for 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 test plans, queries, scripts, and procedures.
  • Investigate, analyze and document reported control defects.
  • Advises IT and business executives on the status of testing results.
  • Assist in company-wide security initiatives.

Job Requirements

  • At least 1 years’ experience in security or technology testing or oversight role.
  • 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)

Subsidiary: PayPal

Travel Percent: 0

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