Whirlpool Security Operations- Lead Analyst in Benton Harbor, Michigan
Security Operations- Lead Analyst
Date: Aug 9, 2018
Location: Benton Harbor, MI, US, 49022-2692
Company: Whirlpool Corporation
Requisition ID: 10883
Whirlpool Corporation is consistently recognized by Fortune Magazine as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies. Our values are the driving force behind everything we do. Respect, integrity, diversity and inclusion, teamwork and the spirit of winning propel our teams to excellence. Get to know us and see what it's like to be part of the world's leading major home appliance company.
Own, operate, and drive security standards and protections for the company
Coordinate defense in depth protections with 3rd party providers for threat intelligence, threat analysis, and threat remediation
Respond to threats in real time, through diagnosis, communication, and remediation
Prevent successful attacks by hardening Whirlpool’s defenses and working to close vulnerabilities
Bring and build expertise in cybersecurity tools in Whirlpool’s environment
Manage significant security related projects, experience in agile development preferred
Represent the cybersecurity function in multiple forums
Report directly to the Cyber Security Operations Manager
Provide input and recommendations on cybersecurity policy, risk, and overall security best practices
Interact with, influence, and negotiate security requirements with internal and external parties
Ability to travel domestically and globally
As a Technical Manager - Security Operations, you will secure Whirlpool’s infrastructure against insider/outsider threats. Investigate suspicious activity while operating multiple state of the art security tools for threat detection, response, and remediation. Plan for global cloud security in concert with multiple functions for business-critical applications. Work on researching, creating, and recommending new security policy or practices to keep pace with the business objectives of the company. Learning and experimenting using continuous improvement techniques for future security needs while retiring outdated practices and tools.
- Bachelor’s degree required and minimum 5 years’ experience in CyberSecurity
Technical proficiency in SIEM tools, such as Splunk.
Experience with Antivirus and encryption tools
Experience with Vulnerability Management tools and processes
Technical proficiency for creating standard operating procedures
Direct experience with IT system audits, system integration design/development, local and wide area networks, wireless communications, Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance, and cybersecurity tools is expected
Passion for keeping the global Whirlpool organization safe, secure, and reliable
Servant leader mindset for keeping Whirlpool safe, secure, and reliable
Strong Technical proficiency in Endpoint Detection and Response security tools and IDLP solutions
Cloud security operations experience and cloud orchestration operations
Technical proficiency in digital forensics.
Active Directory knowledge a plus
Ability to work calmly under pressure in the face of adversity and threat activity
Ability to manage expectations, bring together and align different points of view
Possess outstanding executive presence and communication skills in oral and written form
Ability to establish positive working relationships and garner influence with other functions
Project management experience for full security system lifecycle and security tool upgrades, including business case development
Self-motivated to own and solve difficult challenges and ability to motivate others to higher levels of performance and engagement
Strong technical competence up and down the technology stack - user interface, applications, communications, infrastructure, database, network, storage, etc
Strong desire and aptitude for continuous learning and keeping abreast of new and emerging technology and cyber threats/vulnerabilities
Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading major home appliance company, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 92,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2017. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world.
At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
Additional information about the company can be found on Twitter at @WhirlpoolCorp.
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