Senior Risk Specialist

Senior Risk Specialist

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1234029BR

What you'll do at

Does the combination of Cybersecurity, Audit, and Risk at the Fortune 1 company sound like the challenge you’ve been craving? If so, our industry leading team is looking for you.

Walmart InfoSec is seeking a Senior Risk Specialist (IT Audit) to join our Bentonville, Arkansas team. Our team provides our business leaders with the assurance that their teams are effectively managing the risk to the enterprise. You will have the chance to influence the security posture of the Fortune One Retailer as you analyze and monitor IT security risks using industry standards and tools (for example ISO, NIST, COBIT, CMM).

Do you have:
• knowledge of current industry methods for evaluating a networks security posture using standards-based concepts and capabilities?
• knowledge of risk management processes?
• knowledge of network security methodologies?
• knowledge of Cybersecurity and privacy principles?
• knowledge of business operations and processes?
• a passion for working with people at various levels and in diverse roles (e.g., technical experts, executives)?

Can you:
• perform security reviews, identify gaps in security architecture, and develop a security risk management plan?
• assess the effectiveness of security controls?
• travel up to 30% domestically or internationally?

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or risk related field and 2 years' experience in information technology or risk related field within the last 7 years OR 5 years' experience in information technology or risk related field within the last 7 years OR a Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or risk related field.

Preferred Qualifications

• 1 year experience in investigations, audits, or assessments, evidence handling, and document collection and retention consistent with judicial best practices?
• 1 year of experience with risk frameworks (e.g. ISO 27001, NIST, COBIT etc.)?
• 1 year of experience with current and emerging technologies (for example, mobile, cloud, federation, network, cryptography, firewalls, security technologies, intrusion detection/prevention devices, penetration testing, architecture)?
• CISA, CISSP and other related certifications?

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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