Senior Technical Expert, Incident Response, Cybersecurity

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 11/18/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Technical Expert, Incident Response, Cybersecurity (Incident Responder)

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. As a member of our Security Incident Response Team, you can help millions of global customers and associates do just that by ensuring their data remains secure.

There is no one-size-fits-all requirement for a successful candidate. Our current team has strong backgrounds in network & endpoint security and forensics. Additional beneficial skills include malware reversing, software development, data analytics, cloud administration, and threat hunting experience in large environments. Previous experience working cases through the full Incident Response Lifecycle is recommended for this position. Expect to coordinate efforts with technologists and business contacts globally, along with teams inside of our 600-person (and growing) InfoSec department.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Discovering and Timelining the facts of any suspected Cybersecurity incident as they occurred on endpoints and the network, both for Walmart and all global subsidiaries.
  • Partner closely with Walmart's Privacy, Legal, Investigations, Program Management, and Threat Intelligence teams to ensure risk is fully mitigated and our recommendations are implemented.
  • Rotate Responders through the team's Threat Hunting program in order to proactively identify potential risks to the organization.
  • Document action plans and provide status updates as needed in order to keep leadership informed of ongoing response efforts
  • Train and Educate: stay current on new tooling capabilities, threat landscape trends, and response strategies; mentor junior members of the InfoSec department; participate in Purple Team efforts and engagements.
  • Pager rotation (One week, 4-5 times per year)
  • 0-10% Travel, Domestic and International

Responsibilities: 

  • Lead and direct large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects (review project requirements, proof of concepts, prototypes, design, write code, review test cases, provide team and stakeholder updates and lead technical team).
  • Lead the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates
  • Direct root cause analysis of critical business and production issues by reviewing and analyzing information.
  • Partnering with stakeholders to define priorities and identify solutions.
  • Lead the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design by partnering with multiply stakeholders to drive successful execution.
  • Provide mentorship, supervise and development opportunities for associates.

Minimum qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and 6 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 8 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years.

You’ll sweep us off our feet:

  •  6 years' experience in system intrusion investigations.
  •  6 years' experience in physical and/or digital information and/or incident handling consistent with National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards.
  • Certification in computer incident response tools and processes (for example, GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Intrusion analyst (GCIAs)).
  • You have 6 years' experience with installation, repair, and troubleshooting of computer hardware for desktop computers, laptops, servers, and networks.
  • You have 6 years' experience with programming languages (for example, C/C++, Python, Perl, HTTP, PowerShell).
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or related certifications.
  • 6 years' experience with firewall rules and filtering, intrusion detection and/or prevention devices, or penetration testing for networks and standalone devices.
  • 6 years' experience with network infrastructure and/or architecture security.
  • 4 years' experience in other Information Security Technology disciplines (for example, data assurance, eDiscovery, SIEM).
  • 3 years' experience designing and implementing technical solutions for information security.
  • 3 years' experience creating and presenting technical strategies and technical solution recommendations.
  • 3 years' managing cross-functional teams providing support through the project life cycle.
  • 2 years' experience integrating new technologies into existing technology portfolio.
  • Cloud certification i.e., Azure, GCP

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. 

Who We Are

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 that 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.

Diversity and Inclusion

We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve to 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. 

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. 

Minimum Qualifications...

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

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and 7 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 11 years OR 9 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 11 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)), Creating and presenting technical strategies and technical solution recommendations, Designing and implementing technical solutions, 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, Integrating new technologies into existing technology portfolio, Leading a cross-functional team, 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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