Telecommute – WI
Lead Information Security Engineer
What if there was a different way of looking at money?
A way that says it’s not how much we have that makes us happy?but what we do with it.
For over 100 years, Thrivent has been helping members see money for what it really is?a tool, not just a goal?that can help us live more content, confident and generous lives.
The Lead Information Security Engineer is a trusted advisor, a leader with vision who applies business, industry, and technical knowledge of assigned assets, domains, platforms, technologies, and vendors.
Provides input for technology strategy. Coordinates with various teams to ensure quality solution delivery.
Responsible for leading the implementation, execution and maintenance of technology solutions to mitigate risk and drive business results.
Provides thought leadership to mid-large sized projects. Solves complex problems and provides leadership and technical guidance to less experienced staff.
The Lead Information Security Engineer will support the Information Security needs of Thrivent Financial in order to continually support and improve the technologies, procedures, and controls within our Information Technology environment.
The Lead Information Security Engineer is viewed as a specialist in at least one area of Information Security, has a deep understanding of various technologies and their relationship to the protection of Thrivent Information assets, and delivers strong results through good technical know-how and focused leadership.
The Information Security Engineer is responsible for the engineering and development function supporting the creation and maintenance of one or more services within Thrivent’s Information Security Program along with the associated architecture and standards that deliver enterprise-wide Information Security services for internal and external customers.
The Information Security Engineer provides domain expertise on one or more services within assigned Information Security Program architecture, protocols, processes, and governance and is responsible for the technical implementation and support of all aspects within assigned Information Security Program functions.
You will lead a team of Information Security engineers through the design, deployment, and maintenance of protective or detective technology solutions that minimize information security risks.
You will partner with enterprise architects and information security solution architects to influence and understand architectural standards to ensure secure execution of critical business processes.
You will partner with analysts to identify areas of improvement and develop plans to implement them.
You will ensure system health and maintain vigilant watch over critical infrastructure components to identify issues before they affect operations.
We will look to you to maintain currency with cutting-edge technologies and initiatives that can add to our mission.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Acts as the authority for multiple information security technology domains (network, endpoint, database, cloud)
Core focus will be on delivering scalable security solutions that align with Thrivent’s Information Security strategy
Ensures appropriate configuration and utilization of information security technologies to maximize return on investment
Influences technology strategy and advises senior leaders based on knowledge and perspective
Computer Security,Computer & IT