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UMB Bank Information Security Engineer in Topeka, Kansas

Be part of something more.

A majority of our time is spent “at work.” We believe that time most meaningful when it’s spent around people who care about you and who challenge you. We hire people who know how to make good decisions, because we won’t be constantly looking over your shoulder—you’ll be empowered to do what’s right for our customers. Most importantly, we’re a partner. We partner with our associates to help them thrive personally and professionally. We partner with our communities and the organizations that support them. And, we partner with our customers to create an experience they won’t find elsewhere.

Are you ready to be part of something more?

You’re more than a means to an end—a way to help us meet the bottom line. UMB isn’t comprised of workers, but of people who care about their work, one another and their community. Expect more than the status quo. At UMB, you can expect more heart . You’ll be valued for exactly who you are and encouraged to support causes you care about. Expect more trust . We want you to do the right thing, no matter what. And, expect more opportunity . UMBers are known for having multiple careers here and having their voices heard.

Our Information Security organization serves as the eyes and ears of UMB’s technology security and ensures controls, authentication and authorization are in place to keep UMB systems and applications safe. We monitor, discover and remediate any vulnerabilities while upholding and complying with all established corporate policies, standards and procedures. We work with UMB associates to help them be effective and be able to perform their jobs by granting the appropriate access. We collaborate with other technical teams to ensure base security metrics are being met. Best of all, we get to use cutting edge tools to make sure all systems and company devices are free from any potential threats. In today’s digital world, our team plays a critical role in UMB’s enterprise security plan.

As an Information Security Engineer, you will provide expert information security-related input and design for projects that require security perspective. You will be involved in designing and administering security systems for UMB’s networks. You protect the systems from cyber threats, including bugs, malware, and hacking attempts. This also includes identifying existing issues and building safeguards to avoid future threats. The integrity of the UMB’s data is the primary focus for the Information Security Engineer.

The Information Security Engineering team is close-knit group of security professionals dedicated to ensuring the security of UMB systems and applications. We have an eye for something that doesn’t look right, and we share a strong commitment to ensure our technology will not be compromised and to find solutions to avoid future vulnerabilities. Being vigilant and willing to learn makes us stronger.

How you’ll spend your time:

  • Create and enforce company security policies, standards and best practices.

  • Research, evaluate, design, test, recommend and implement new or improved security systems.

  • Monitor and respond to security incidents and violations of security policy.

  • Ensure the security of the computing environment by enforcing appropriate controls and countermeasures.

  • Identify and assist in remediation of security vulnerabilities.

We’re excited to talk with you if:

  • You have at least 5 years of Information Security experience.

  • You have in-depth experience working with firewalls, intrusion detection systems, authentication, authorization and accounting systems (AAA); application security concepts and tools or cloud security controls.

  • You have broad experience in many of the following areas: TCP/IP, networking, UNIX, Windows, AAA (Authentication, Authorization, Accounting), antivirus, email systems, cloud environments.

  • You have hands-on experience with 2 or more scripting languages such as Python, Perl, PowerShell or Bash.

  • You have the ability to relate complex business requirements and associated risks to technology design/implementation for security related and other areas of technology.

  • You are able to effectively adapt to rapidly changing security technology and threat vectors to be able to apply findings to business needs and requirements.

Open to qualified remote candidates.

The pay range for a candidate selected for this position who is based in Colorado is typically $69,400 to $129,000 annually.  The selected candidate’s actual pay will be based on various factors, including but not limited to work location, qualifications, and experience, so the actual starting pay for the selected candidate may be above or below this range.  The successful candidate will also be eligible to participate in one or more incentive plans based on company and individual performance. 

UMB offers competitive and varied benefits to its associates including Paid Time Off; a 401(k) matching program; annual incentive pay; paid holidays; a comprehensive company sponsored benefit plan including medical, dental, vision, and other insurance coverage; health savings, flexible spending, and dependent care accounts; adoption assistance; an Employee Assistance Program; fitness reimbursement; tuition reimbursement; an associate wellbeing program; an associate emergency fund; and various associate banking benefits.

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UMB and its affiliates are committed to inclusion and diversity and provide employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation, and gender identity), national origin, age, disability, military service, veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an e-mail to talentacquisition@umb.com or call 816-860-7972 to let us know the nature of your request.

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