Manager, Network Security Operations--Cyber Countermeasures

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Manager, Network Security Operations--Cyber Countermeasures

Capital One is looking for a bright, passionate and dedicated individual to join our Data Security Operations team. This individual will be responsible for efforts to support our Network Security program and enterprise cybersecurity systems with a focus on our Perimeter Security and Network Compliance program. This position will report to the Network Security Operations team and will be responsible for ensuring that our cybersecurity systems function efficiently and effectively within a complex, multi-domain environment. The candidate will be responsible for execution and support of a rapidly growing network security program that covers both on premise & cloud environments. Configuration, implementation, ongoing management, and support of a world-class network security program are key duties associated with this role.


  • Develop and manage intrusion prevention/detection technology roadmap
  • Oversee lifecycle management of network security platforms
  • Manage and oversee network security policies
  • Coordinate with our Security Intelligence Center analysts to ensure that tools are optimally tuned in a manner that's transparent to our users
  • Tune and maintain network security monitoring/alerting systems
  • System Change Management Lead
  • Perform system incident response and function as an Incident Response Team leader
  • Perform regular testing and security assessments of existing infrastructure
  • Lead cross-functional resources and share security insight and best practices with other teams
  • Work on security-related projects, including assessment, design, and deployment of configuration of network security and related systems
  • Development and maintenance of procedural documentation like standard operating procedures and program documents
  • Provide security-related metrics for executive-level dashboards and presentations

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED or equivalent Certification or Military experience
  • At least 3 years of experience working with cyber-security and information security risks and controls
  • At least 2 years' experience with endpoint-based Data Loss Prevention tools
  • At least 2 years' experience of data analytics and reporting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors' Degree or military experience
  • Certifications: Network+, Security+, CISSP, CISM, CEH, BPM/LEAN/Six Sigma
  • At least 5 years' experience developing and communicating recommendations to non-technical business areas
  • At least 5 years' process management
  • At least 1 year experience in Agile project management methodology
  • At least 1 year working experience with an enterprise Data Classification program

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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