Senior Incident Response Specialist, Cybersecurity

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 09/23/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

  • Supports incident response solutions by assisting team members in gathering requirements to support implementations; evaluating supplier products and services; researching information about new technologies; reviewing and compiling system documentation; participating in solution reviews; and implementing improvements to products, alerts, and monitors.
  • Supports incident response efforts by adhering to, improving, and developing newly defined operating procedures associated with the identification, containment, eradication, and recovery of impacted resources (for example, laptops, desktops, mobile phones), as well as the procedures outlining digital and physical data handling; collaborating with interorganizational and intraorganizational cybersecurity personnel; reporting on incident response actions, including written and oral presentations; participating in, acting as point of contact for, and collecting and providing feedback on proofs of concept during product and service evaluations; participating in team on-call pager rotation; and serving as an escalation point for cybersecurity incidents.
  • Analyzes and records incident issues by documenting all actions taken during the incident response life cycle; reviewing findings and collected data, preparing them for distribution, and submitting them to Incident Response team members, leadership, and key stakeholders (for example, Legal, Human Resources, Global Investigations); and refraining from disclosing sensitive data or incident details with individuals outside of the appropriate teams and communications plan.
  • Builds understanding of security threats by performing analysis on malicious software and providing samples to security product vendors to ensure coverage and detection exists across multiple layers of technology.
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales.
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices

About Walmart Global Tech
If you’re thinking ‘scale’, think bigger and don’t stop there. At Walmart Global Tech, we don’t just innovate, we enable transformations across stores and different channels for the Walmart experience. Take a regular day at Walmart Global Tech and match that with 260 million customers a week, 11,695 stores, under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries.. With fiscal year 2021 revenue of $559 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. We innovate to deliver a simple and seamless experience for our customers. Our tech talent solves the biggest and most complex problems. They drive digital transformation where data and analytics are enabling us to better serve our customers and create a digital relationship with them. As our customers evolve and adapt, we are taking it a few notches further here. We’re changing what customers can expect from the experience of shopping, from the physical stores, to mobile, social and even online; we’re not just ready for the future of shopping, we’re creating it.

Benefits & Perks:  

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.  


Equal Opportunity Employer  

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.  


Who WeAre 

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you’ll quickly find we’re a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement.  From day one, you’ll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life.  

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 5 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 7 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Certification in computer incident response tools and processes (for example, GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Intrusion analyst (GCIAs)), Firewall rules and filtering, intrusion detection and/or prevention devices, or penetration testing for networks and standalone devices, Information Security Technology disciplines (for example, data assurance, eDiscovery, SIEM, Installation, repair, and troubleshooting of computer hardware for desktop computers, laptops, servers, and networks, Network infrastructure and/or architecture security, Physical and/or digital information and/or incident handling consistent with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, Programming languages (for example, C/C++, Python, Perl, HTTP, PowerShell), System intrusion investigations

CISSP - Certified Information Systems Security Professional - Certification

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

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