Senior Associate, Cyber Monitoring Defense Development

7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, Virginia

At Capital One, we're building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Senior Associate, Cyber Monitoring Defense Development

Capital One is hiring for a Cyber Security professional to aid in the development of detective and preventative measures to identify and block cyber threats and attacks against Capital One enterprise applications, networks, and services. Your role is to find the threat actors attempting to attack Capital One by performing threat modeling of the Capital One environment, developing SIEM alerts to detect Cyber attacks, and implementing preventative controls using security appliances.

In this role, you will work with a team of alert developers that will partner with Capital One lines of business leaders and subject matter experts to perform threat modeling of core applications and services hosted in the Cloud and traditional datacenters. The goal is to identify key detective alerts leveraging data in a SIEM to alert our Cyber Security Operations Center (SOC) of active threats to the Capital One environment. In addition, you will develop metrics and reporting to Capital One lines of business to demonstrate effectiveness and comprehensiveness of Cyber Security monitoring for both lines of business and the Capital One enterprise.

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor's Degree or equivalent military experience

• At least 2 years of experience of network communications and understanding of the OSI Model

• At least 2 years of experience with Linux and Windows Operating systems fundamentals

• At least 2 years of experience of core security tools (e.g. firewalls, proxies, anti-viruses)

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience building SIEM alerts/queries (Splunk, Elastic or equivalent)

• Any security related certifications (ECC, SANS, ISC2)

• Experience working with IDS tools, firewalls or other security appliances

• Experience working with cloud servers or within a cloud environment

• Working knowledge or experience using a SIEM or SQL language

• Experience with computer programming languages (e.g. Python, Java)

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

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