(USA) Senior Technical Expert, Cybersecurity

(USA) Senior Technical Expert, Cybersecurity

  • Location RESTON, VA
  • Career Area Cybersecurity
  • Job Function Cybersecurity
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1328643

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

About the team

By joining the Walmart InfoSec Strategy and Architecture team, you will act as a liaison to facilitate collaboration between internal InfoSec functional areas, Business Lines, Infrastructure, and other members of the Global Tech Team to align technology initiatives with the InfoSec security stack, architecture frameworks, patterns, and policies. You will assist in finding ways to leverage information to influence business decisions at all levels by distilling macro, customer, competitor, and tech trends into actionable insights. Success in this role means you are customer-centric and maintain an outside-in, big picture orientation for the future. As the role evolves, responsibilities will shift to developing security architectures to fuel our next phase of growth. Together, we will create strategies that mitigate risk to the Walmart digital ecosystem and convey customer trust in our systems and networks.


Preferred Qualifications

    • Experienced in security architecture concepts, design, implementation, authentication, data protection and privacy within the domain of infrastructure and applications.
    • Understanding of Security Frameworks (NIST, ISO, PCI, CISA-CRR).
    • Knowledge and technical security experience in Cryptography, including several of the following: PKI, Digital Certificates, SSL, Hashing, Encryption techniques, etc.
    • Consulting and engineering in the development and design of security best practices and implementation of solid security principles across the organization, to meet business goals along with customer and regulatory requirements.
    • Security considerations of cloud computing: They include data breaches, broken authentication, hacking, account hijacking, malicious insiders, third parties, APTs, data loss and DoS attacks.
    • Identity and access management (IAM) – the framework of security policies and technologies that limit and track the access of those in an organization to sensitive technology resources.
    • A strong working knowledge of current IT risks, security implementations, and computer operating and software programs.
    • Lead security analysis utilizing trends, threat analysis, and current business understanding. From this analysis diagnose or make architectural recommendations for security improvements and risk mitigation

    Minimum Qualifications...

    Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

    Option 1: Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, engineering, information systems, cybersecurity, or related area and 5years’ experience in cybersecurity risk or related area at a technology, retail, or data-driven company.
    Option 2: 7 years’ experience in cybersecurity risk or related area at a technology, retail, or data-driven company.

    Preferred Qualifications...

    Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

    Certification in Security+, GISF, GSEC, CISA, CISSP, CCSP, or CISM, Master’s degree in computer science, information technology, engineering, information systems, cybersecurity or related area and 3 years’ experience leading information security or cybersecurity projects

    Primary Location...

    10790 PARKRIDGE DR. SUITE 200, RESTON, VA 20191, United States of America

    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, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
    • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
    • Associate discounts in-store and online
    • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
    • Parental Leave
    • Pay during military service
    • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
    • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

    Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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