TradeStation is an
online brokerage firm seeking to level the playing field for self-directed investors and traders, empowering them to claim their individual financial edge.
At TradeStation, we're continuously pushing the boundaries of what's possible, encouraging out-of-the-box thinking and relentless search for innovation.
We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits and a generous PTO policy. POSITION SUMMARY : The Security Analyst is responsible for supporting the Security Team in ensuring the protection of the company’s assets from unauthorized access.
This includes performing periodic access reviews and assessments, communication with application owner and managers, gathering information and creating metrics.
The Security Analyst is also responsible for developing, reviewing and updating security documentation. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS :
Work with the Information Security team to improve the protection of information for the company.
Perform periodic security control assessments and reviews in accordance with security plans.
Communicate regularly with application owners located in the US, Japan and Costa Rica via phone and emails
Review, update and develop required security documentation, including Information Security policies and standards.
Perform security testing including review, analysis and validation of findings, and tracking these to remediation.
Develop and compile metrics, dashboards, and analytics for executive-level audiences, using SQL and / or reporting tools (Excel data function, Excel pivot table, PowerBI)
Stay current on IT compliance trends and news related to security (Cobit, PCI, JSOX, GDPR ) and make recommendations to security team
Assist with configuring, installing and administering security tools and systems.
Conduct continuous health monitoring of security tooling and control implementations.
Support for project assignments with strong and effective communication, time management and collaboration skills.
Assist with other security related initiatives as they arise.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES :
Self-driven, organized, details-oriented with ownership attitude
Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
Able to effectively interact with all levels of the organization
Strong analytical, problem solving, and troubleshooting skills
Able to multitask and prioritize work in a quickly changing business environment
Knowledge or experience developing documentation and conducting reviews.
Understanding of security best practices and compliance requirements (PCI, SOX, GDPR)
Understanding of security concepts including : Segregation of Duties, Data Classification and Least Privilege
Demonstrated personal initiative in maintaining a continuous level of professional knowledge in areas of technology, security and risk management
Experience with Microsoft Office products, especially Excel and excel functions (TRIM, VLOOKUP and other data functions), Word, PowerPoint and PowerBI
Desire to learn new security technologies and practices
Knowledge or experience with SQL and reporting tool(s) is a plus
Excellent skills with Microsoft Office and Atlassian tools (Jira and Confluence)
Understanding of SDLC and any Oriented Object Programming language helpful
Experience as a software developer and / or Quality assurance testing is a plus
Knowledge or experience with Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services environments is a plus
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE :
Must be located in Costa Rica and able to work core EST hours
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science / Information Technology / Information Security or equivalent work experience required
Minimum of 3 years of Information Technology and / or Information Security work experience is required
An acknowledged industry security certification such as Security+, or CSA+ is a plus
AWS, Azure certification(s) are a plus
Knowledge of the Cryptocurrency environment is a plus
Demonstrated progression toward security career goals and willing to pursue relevant professional designations (ex. CISA, CISAM, CISSP)