Why will you enjoy this new opportunity?
The Elevator Pitch :
You have an analytical mind, strong attention to detail, a drive to succeed, and a passion for learning about Information Security, Risk Management and Cloud Security.
You are looking for an opportunity to work for a company who is making the transition to provide more of our products as cloud service offerings to our customers.
You want to be a part of a collaborative environment where teams care about the success of VMware and how we are delivering secure cloud service solutions to our customers.
What is primary need, technical challenge, and / or problem you will be responsible for?
VMware is looking for a Cloud Security Analyst to join the Cloud Security team with at least 2 to 4 years of experience working in a global information security, information technology (cloud concentration) or information risk management related role.
The team is responsible for the VMware’s global cloud services security program, which ensures that security risks are effectively mitigated, and relevant security controls are put in place across all SaaS offerings.
We need someone who can manage required Information Security baseline tasks for a portfolio of SaaS offerings thru the product lifecycle.
You will need to be a Project Manager and Security advocate, leading with a security first mindset, while managing multiple project-based engagements, plan and track the required work streams, and lead status meetings with required teams across the organization.
This role will assist with performing operational security risk assessments and tracking the implementation of the risk treatment plans for the assigned cloud services throughout their lifecycle.
You will work with all teams to drive continuous improvement (automating repeatable tasks, adjusting workflows, create reporting dashboards, remove duplicate work, improve efficiencies where possible) in how we deliver our services to the larger VMware organization.
Success in the Role : What are the performance goals over the first 6-12 months you will work toward completing?
Working with Cloud Security team members, understand critical processes and procedures within 45 days.
Within 90 days, work independently with assigned cloud service offerings and cloud security team, drive the security readiness of each service within defined OLAs, track security tasks to completion, provide reports on current task status, identify blockers for task completion, develop methods to unblock tasks, schedule or attend monthly hygiene meetings.
Improve the experience by identifying areas of opportunity to create, enhance, automate, or combine workstreams that will reduce the time to review the security posture for each cloud service offering in your portfolio.
What type of work will you be doing? What assignments, requirements, or skills will you be performing on a regular basis?
Learn the Cloud Security landscape by interacting with Security Operations, Vulnerability Management, Security Architects, IAM Architects, GRC, Resiliency team members to get work done.
Become a Cloud Security Advocate for VMware by working with various R&D teams to build a security first culture into our products and work.
Analyze current workflows and process used by Information Security teams to identify cross team overlap, update inefficient workstreams, and increase efficiencies for SaaS security.
Create and maintain reporting dashboards in JIRA, Confluence, SharePoint, PowerBI, etc. showing security readiness of SaaS offerings.
Become the single gate of entry for SaaS security questions and connecting with additional teams as necessary for escalation and / or resolution.
Work with the technical teams to conduct operational security risk assessments for the cloud services, document the results and the risk treatment plans.
Track the risk treatment plans implementation projects from launch to finish.
What is the leadership like for this role? What is the structure and culture of the team like?
This role will report to Aleksandar Zlatanchev, Manager, Cloud Security Program. He has more than 12 years of IT experience, 9 of which focused on Information Security management.
He has been with VMware for 2 years. Aleksandar’s leadership philosophy is that good communication is key to solving problems.
People should always behave with integrity, honesty and build trust.
This role is flexible and can be done from home, in an office, or a combination of the two anywhere in Costa Rica.
Eventually, post-pandemic they will have the opportunity to work onsite 1-2 days per week
What are the benefits and perks of working at VMware?
You and your loved ones will be supported with a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Below are some highlights, or you can view the complete benefits package by visiting .
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Medical Coverage, Retirement, and Parental Leave Plans for All Family Types
Generous Time Off Programs
40 hours of paid time to volunteer in your community
Rethink's Neurodiversity program to support parents raising children with learning or behavior challenges, or developmental disabilities
Financial contributions to your ongoing development (conference participation, trainings, course work, etc.)
Healthy and local inspired snacks in all our pantries
Category : Engineering and Technology
Subcategory : Information Security
Experience : Manager and Professional
Full Time / Part Time : Full Time
Posted Date : 2021-07-01