Principal Associate, Cyber Security Root Cause Analysis

Capital One
McLean, Virginia
May 01, 2022
May 31, 2022
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Principal Associate, Cyber Security Root Cause Analysis

The Principal Associate, Cyber Security Root Cause Analysis is accountable for managing vulnerability data analysis, theme identification, and governance of enterprise issue management efforts within the Capital One Cyber Security organization. The Principal Associate will engage remediation teams to ensure that remediation efforts are documented and completed in a timely manner through coordination with internal teams. They will manage relationships with stakeholders, both within and outside Cyber, to deliver on the common goal of protecting Capital One.

  • Understand Cyber Security concepts and tools
  • Be team-oriented with the ability to effectively communicate and interact with a broad range of peoples and roles
  • Have the ability to work collaboratively, establish credibility, and build a working relationship with stakeholders and partners to ensure a shared outcome
  • Be able to review vulnerability data from a variety of cyber sources and work with stakeholders to determine root cause of issues and potential impact within Capital One environment
  • Have the ability to present ideas in an easily digestible format
  • Be able to leverage ServiceNow and Snowflake to parse and report on common issues and themes
  • Be responsible for program metrics development, tracking, and automation
  • Be able to think 'outside of the box' to streamline processes and defend challenges to recommended changes
  • Be able to work with team members and stakeholders to determine appropriate process and issue scoping
  • Be able to take similar case types and determine and document best path forward to centralize remediation efforts for efficiency
  • Be able to identify process efficiency opportunities leveraging an understanding of various frameworks, methodologies, and best practices (i.e. Six Sigma, Lean, ITIL, NIST, etc.)
  • Play an active role in the development of the team and organization by participating in process development, cross functional team leadership, and engagement with peers
  • Have a willingness to learn and support program areas requiring additional resources

Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent certification
  • At least 5 years of experience in Information Technology
  • At least 4 years of experience with Cybersecurity or cyber root cause
  • At least 3 years of experience in cyber project management or leadership
  • At least 3 years of experience analyzing and reporting on security vulnerability data
  • At least 2 years of experience working with GRC tools (ServiceNow)

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 4+ years working with cyber vulnerability data or data analysis from a variety of sources (Pentest, Offsec, Chaos, Hunt, etc)
  • 3+ years of experience with cyber, audit or process controls
  • 3+ years of experience with audit or regulatory compliance and controls
  • 2+ years of experience managing multiple projects
  • 1+ year of experience working with JIRA
  • 1+ year of experience working with Snowflake

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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