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Security Senior Engineer -IT Security and Compliance

Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1108959
Corporate Positions
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Aug 31, 2022

Security Senior Engineer - IT Security and Compliance

The Security Senior Engineer will report to Director, Security Engineering and will be part of the team that is responsible for the IT Security and Compliance within JCPenney.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Manage the day-to-day and project-centered engineering efforts for various engineering platforms, including Identity and Access Management (IAM), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), and Network Security. Tasks include use-case design, capability planning, logging strategies, data analytics enrichment, advanced support troubleshooting and system stability and availability
  • Work closely with network and infrastructure engineering teams to create and implement custom security solutions that adhere to JCP security standards and risk management strategies
  • Design and implement risk management principles and industry-standard enterprise architecture guidelines as part of build and deployment lifecycles
  • Provide engineering focus and solution planning for existing and new technology security stacks
  • Plan and implement best practices and security controls during design and build processes, to ensure confidentiality, integrity, and availability
  • Pro-actively identify and help remediate technology gaps and technical blockers to ensure downstream and upstream systems are performing optimally
  • Continually research and maintain good working knowledge of emerging threats and risks, risk management principles, and enterprise architecture frameworks
  • Participate in technology roadmap planning and definition
  • Maintain up-to-date architectural and support documentation for security stacks and services
  • Effectively manage assigned incidents, work-orders, and change requests within defined SLAs
  • Mentor junior security engineers and analysts and serve as a POC for ITSC members

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:
  • Experience: 5+ years of relevant experience in identity management disciplines; privileged identity management, privileged access management, identity and access management, or equivalent knowledge
  • Experience: 5+ years of relevant experience in security disciplines; engineering, architecture, risk management, or equivalent knowledge
  • Experience with PIM, PAM, IAM and Network Security technologies is preferred
  • Experience using Entrust IdentityGuard, Entrust GetAccess, Thycotic Secret Server, Micro Focus NetIQ Identity Manager and Microsoft PKI services is preferred
  • Experience with designing, building, and implementing security-centric systems and architectures
  • Strong working knowledge of networking principles, including TCP/IP, routing, switching, NAT, PAT, IPSEC and firewall rule logic and analysis
  • Experience working closely with project and program managers to define security requirements and deliverables
  • Must be comfortable working on multiple, complex issues and projects within defined timelines
  • Strong working knowledge of MITRE ATT&CK and D3FEND frameworks
  • Experience with Threat Modeling and Enterprise Architecture frameworks is preferred
  • Previous network engineering experience is a plus
  • CISSP, SSCP, CCNA, CCNP, CCNP-Security certifications or other related certifications preferred
  • Works independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Demonstrates analytical skills with ability to visualize and articulate complex problems / concepts

What you get:

We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise.

About JCPenney:

JCPenney proudly serves customers at more than 650 stores across the United States and Puerto Rico, and at the Company's flagship store, jcp.com. JCPenney is one of the nation's largest retailers of apparel, home, jewelry, and beauty merchandise with a growing portfolio of private and national brands. Guided by the Golden Rule, JCPenney employs more than 60,000 associates worldwide and has served customers for over 119 years, playing a vital role in the communities it serves. For additional information, please visit jcp.com and follow JCPenney on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.

Job Title: Security Senior Engineer -IT Security and Compliance
Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1108959

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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