Information Security Analyst 4 (Security Architect)

WEX Inc. is a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management and fleet card payment solutions.

We hire people who share our passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in the industry.

If you are looking for a growing career - come be part of WEX today!

WEX Inc. is a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management and fleet card payment solutions.

We hire people who share our passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in the industry.

If you are looking for a growing career - come be part of WEX today!

General Purpose:

The Information Security Architect is responsible for performing all functions required to support strategic IT initiatives and projects. The position provides valuable contributions to the development and implementation of security solutions to achieve compliance and data security objectives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

SECURITY ARCHITECTURE
• Engages with software development and infrastructure teams to recommend, pursue, design, and architect security solutions, requirements, and capabilities to achieve compliance and security requirements

• Maintains and creates security solution architectures, security requirements, reference architectures, design documentation, patterns and similar documentation relating to security controls within the company's computing environment.

• Identifies and corrects data security concerns in a multiple computing platform environment.

• Leads and participates in governance functions to promote security objectives (Cloud, DevOps, DevSecOps)

• Provides and delivers actionable security guidance to project teams.

REGULATORY COMPLIANCE

• Contributes to WEX ability to achieve external (e.g., FDIC, SOC, SOX, PCI, HITRUST) and internal audits working with all areas of IT and the business as required.

• Participates in the design and implementation of new systems to ensure protection of information and processes supporting company policies, standards, and current audit and compliance requirements.

SECURITY GOVERNANCE

• Contributes to the development and implementation of data security policies, procedures, standards and guidelines in support of the WEX Information Security Program.

• Maintains currency with techniques and tools that support the data security architecture.

BUSINESS CONTINUITY

• Participates in disaster recovery drills; maintains documentation of results & makes recommendations for improvement.

• Outreach and Awareness:

• Contributes to the identification and definition of computer/data security awareness, training and education initiatives across WEX.

• Partners with Learning & Development to implement such programs.



Qualifications:

Minimum Required Qualifications for Consideration:

• Solid in-depth understanding of data processing and related data security concepts

• A degree in Business, Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience.

• minimum of 4 years of related experience with a Bachelor's degree; or 3 years and a Master's degree; or a PhD with 1 years experience; or equivalent experience.

• Experience designing multiple security technologies including:

• Cloud Security

• Secure Network Design

• Multiple-level security applications

• Application Security (Secure Coding)

• Demonstrates "expert user" knowledge for all company technology, standard applications, and custom and third party business applications, within his/her group's area of responsibility to ensure user satisfaction and productivity.

• In depth knowledge of Sarbanes/Oxley section 404 and PCI-DSS

• Experience with the FDIC and other regulatory agencies.

• Ability to work under stressful conditions with tight timelines.

• Excellent communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

• CISSP, CISM, AWS Security certifications.

At WEX, we reward innovation, hard work and excellence.

Benefits include:

• 401(k) Plan

• Adoption Assistance

• Bonus Plan

• Dental Insurance

• Dependent Life Insurance

• Employee Assistance Program

• Employee Referral Award Program

• Expedition - WEX's Sabbatical Program

• Extended Parental Leave

• Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent)

• Health Insurance

• Life Insurance/AD&D

• On Site Fitness Facility in South Portland location

• Pet Insurance

• Paid Time Off(PTO)

• Short- and Long-Term Disability Programs

• Tuition Reimbursement

• Vision

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disability


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