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Senior Technical Security Consultant

Houston, Philadelphia

We have an excellent permanent opportunity within our Identity & Cyber Security team for an experienced Senior Technical Security Consultant based in in either our Houston or Philadelphia offices.

In this role you will join a team of skilled information security professionals in identifying and recommending remediation activities for cyber threats and risks facing our global organization.  You will be assisting technology and business teams throughout their delivery lifecycles with appropriate, contextualized and pragmatic technical security advisory while managing client expectations, developing relationships, and serving as an ambassador for cyber security.

You will serve as a resource to Macquarie’s various business lines by partnering with technical delivery teams to work with technologies (including but not limited to cloud infrastructure (AWS, GCP, Azure), container orchestration & automation tools) and help drive the secure evolution of the organization.  A fundamental understanding of third party risk, security best practices, and secure application development will help to deliver end-to-end project lifecycle support on Agile or Waterfall projects. Exposure to vulnerability management, security testing and system configuration is desirable.

In addition to identifying security risks that could be impacting Macquarie’s financial service operations, you will have the ability to work with various stakeholders to assist them in understanding the severity of the security risks and the remediation activities that could follow. This role will also involve working closely with security architects in validating required security controls are appropriately by project teams.   

Familiarity and exposure to regulatory requirements, the evolving threat landscape, and industry standard frameworks including but not limited to: NIST, COBIT, and ISO are beneficial. Industry recognized qualifications such as CISSP, CISM, CISA, Security+, SANS certification, and cloud platform certifications are highly desirable, but not required.

About the Corporate Operations Group

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Market Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths, and an inclusive workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.

We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 16,300+ employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

Find out more at www.macquarie.com/careers

Job no: COG-956317
Work type: Full time
Location: Houston, Philadelphia
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Stewart Mitchell
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