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Cybersecurity Controls and Compliance Security Standards Associate, AVP - Remote


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This is a remote position. The selected colleague will generally be expected to work at an MUFG office periodically. A member of our recruitment team will discuss location preferences with you in more detail.

Job Summary:

The Cybersecurity Controls & Compliance security standards AVP will manage and oversee the development and maintenance of the Technical Security Standards for MUFG critical infrastructure technologies e.g. operating systems, database systems and network appliances in addition to Cloud technologies and services (IaaS, Paas.) A key security function for the firm the candidate will need to partner with product managers and SMEs across the organization to collaborate and efficiently secure key technologies.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Engage with technology managers (VP, Director, and MD level) across Operations and Technology to define security requirements and create security requirement documents for critical infrastructure technologies.
  • Work with platform owners and the monitoring team to test/validate automated testing profiles prior to production implementation.
  • Perform recertification of Technical Security Standards as outlined within program guidelines
  • Coordinate with Threat and Vulnerability Management (TVM) lead to support the Technical Security Standards program
  • Work with TVM, Technical Infrastructure engineers (TI) and Application Development managers across the organization to troubleshoot and resolve minimum security requirement compliance issues.
  • Manage timely remediation of issues related to Technical Security Standards.
  • Conduct research with vendors utilizing industry guidance/best practices for minimum security requirements such as CIS Benchmarks, NIST and others as required.
  • Support review and challenge of security control requirements; First, Second and Third lines of defense.


  • Solid working experience and knowledge of *nix operating systems (admin skill in Linux/AIX a plus).
  • Solid working experience and knowledge of Windows networking, windows domains and active directory, GPOs
  • Strong understanding of databases and web technologies configuration controls
  • Strong knowledge in industry and government security standards (NIST, CIS, etc.) in creating system hardening baseline controls
  • Minimum of 3+ years of IT Security & Risk Management experience
  • Ability to complete tasks and deliver professionally written technical documents.
  • Experience with compliance scanning tools is a plus (ie. Qualys).
  • Familiarity with standard security best practices and processes including compliance reporting.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, as well as organization and presentation skills.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Computer Science, Technology, or Related Fields

The typical base pay range for this role is between $97k - $121k depending on job-related knowledge, skills, experience and location. Additionally, our Total Rewards program provides colleagues with a competitive benefits package (in accordance with the eligibility requirements and respective terms of each) that includes comprehensive health and wellness benefits, retirement plans, educational assistance and training programs, income replacement for qualified employees with disabilities, paid maternity and parental bonding leave, and paid vacation, sick days, and holidays.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender expression, gender identity, sex, age, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran and military status, disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, genetic information, or any other status of an individual or that individual's associates or relatives that is protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.


Job ID: MUFG_Union_Bank-10056895-WD
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • HSA
    • On-Site Gym
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Long-Term Disability
  • Parental Benefits

    • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
  • Work Flexibility

    • Remote Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Vacation
  • Financial and Retirement

    • Pension
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
  • Professional Development

    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program