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Information Security Engineer (Systems, Networking & Security Controls) Western Union
Denver, CO

The Western Union Company is an American financial service and communications company.

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Job Description

Does playing a critical role in protecting customers sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fin-tech company on an advanced team that is passionate about preventing money laundering and other illegal financial transactions?

We're seeking an Information Security Engineer, based in our Denver Colorado office (global headquarters). In this role you will interact with management in various departments, vendors, and business functions. Monitor, evaluate, and maintains systems and procedures to safeguard internal information systems and databases and defines implements, maintains information security practices and technologies to ensure appropriate protection of Western Union's data

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

* Ability to perform assignments independently with limited guidance regarding expected results


* Ability to bridge business knowledge with technology/security.


* Ability to perform assignments independently with limited guidance regarding expected results


* Must possess the ability to do business with an absolute commitment to the ethics, honesty and credibility that is essential in this role.


* The ability to partner with our employees, Agents and the organizations that support our business is critical to both the success of the individual and the business.



What you will need to succeed:

* Associate Degree or Bachelors Degree in related field, with 5+ years of related Information Security experience.


* In-depth technical experience with network infrastructure, operating systems, databases, web applications and other computing technologies.


* Substantial knowledge and understanding of information security concepts and best practices as they pertain to information systems.


* Strong knowledge of hardware / software security evaluation principles and practices.


* Demonstrated knowledge of the business, market and industry; ability to bridge business knowledge with technology security.



What will make you stand out:

* One of the following certifications nice to have: CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CRISC


* Demonstrate knowledge of a broad range of Risk Assessment / Management Concepts: Auditing Methodologies and Approaches, Information Security Policies, Standards and Procedures, PCI Standards, ISO 2700x Standards, NIST Risk Framework, Legal, Regulatory, Compliance mandate


* Demonstrate knowledge of a broad range of technology / security concepts to include: Security Architecture and Design, Application Security, Network Security and Cystography



What's in it for you?

* Competitive global pay and benefits


* Unparalleled experience as part of one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career


* Diverse, global team with colleagues in over 50 countries



What it's like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO's in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We'd love to explore that possibility!

Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.

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About Western Union

The Western Union Company is an American financial service and communications company.

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