Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Director of Information Security

Director of Information Security (Security Ops, Compliance)

Based in beautiful San Mateo, CA, we are one of the most exciting start-up companies to hit the news. We are a global cloud infrastructure company that offers a suite of SaaS applications to efficiently manage loan portfolios, increase transaction volume, and rapidly bring new products to market for financial institutions all over the world. We are looking to hire a Director of Information Security that possesses solid experience in information security, security operations, and compliance to join our team.

We are actively interviewing this week, if this sounds like you, please apply immediately or send your resume directly to

What You Will Be Doing
-Day-to-day operational management and maintenance of various technologies in use
-Creating the automation needed to monitor the detection technologies for the enterprise
-Development of new data feeds and services including the writing of data parsers, installation of data connectors and log collectors, and tuning and aggregation of these sources
-Must maintain an advanced level of understanding of the technologies involved with service delivery and troubleshooting to support operations
What You Need for this Position
1.) 7+ years' experience with Information Security (at least 2 years in a lead or leadership role)
2.) Experienced with Security Operations (e.g. SIEM, IDS, IPS)
3.) Experienced with Security Compliance (i.e. SOC, ISO, PCI, etc.)
4.) Experience speaking with clients in the sales process to provide security expertise and address any vendor questions.
5.) Experience in a SaaS environment and/or Financial Services industry
What's In It for You
• Competitive salary
• Benefits
• Stock Options
• Unlimited Vacation!

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Senior Information Security Risk Analyst

If you would consider relocating to beautiful Portland, Oregon, it’s a good time to consider an opportunity as a Senior Information Security Risk Analyst at The Standard. 
In this role you would:
  • Perform security assessments of large, complex internal IT projects based upon NIST 800-53.
  • Develop and maintain standard operating procedures (SOPs) in the performance of the project and third party risk assessments.
  • Policy, standard, guidelines, and procedures research, review, and development.
  • Provide input and recommendations for identified security exceptions; participate in defining remediation efforts.
  • Perform third party risk assessments.
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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Programmer Analyst

Parallel HR Solutions is currently seeking technical professionals for Global Portfolio Solutions - Programmer Analyst  role. In networking for this position, we came across your resume in our database and, after reviewing your background, felt you may be interested in applying for this role or if you have a friend or colleague that would have some interest in this opening. Included below are a few details about the opportunity:

Position: Global Portfolio Solutions - Programmer Analyst 
Location: New York
Duration: Initial 6 months contract.
Rate: $72/hr on W2.
Job Summary & Responsibilities
Global Portfolio Solutions is a multi-asset class portfolio manager group that works very closely with our largest institutions to model and allocate investments to strategic asset allocation targets. As part of this the GPS technology team is closely aligned to build the platform required to scale the business while enabling client flexibility.

Software developer on critical project to integrate and automate cross asset class daily risk reporting. Involvement in full software project lifecycle: analysis, technical design, development, testing, release, support.
Build partnerships with senior business and technology clients to understand business requirements, propose creative solutions and build maintainable systems.
Opportunity for close engagement with intricate multi-function business as well as to learn the Investment Management business and interact with business functions and technology teams across the division.

Basic Qualifications
Strong core capability in functional and/or OO programming languages: Java & Ruby
Strong communication and consensus building skills
Demonstrates taking ownership of issues to ensure successful conclusion
Experience of partnering clients to deliver benefit to the business
Preferred Qualifications
Working knowledge of Python and SQL

Sakeeb Khan
Talent Acquisition Specialist
Parallel HR Solutions, Inc.
Main:     +1-801-386-8008
Direct:   +1-801-892-5534 (Ext : 4401)
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Wednesday, February 8, 2017



  • Collaborate and share information with R-CISC members on a daily basis
  • Identify and prioritize emerging threats and potential attack campaigns
  • Build contextual threat analysis using open and private intelligence sources
  • Produce or contribute to the development of in-depth situational intelligence briefs covering emergent threats and attack campaigns
  • Produce threat bulletins that keep customers informed
  • Define threat intelligence collection, analysis and presentation requirements to drive continuous improvement and enhanced capabilities
  • Maintain and grow subject matter expertise and trust group connections
  • Support technologies and systems that comprise the R-CISC’s sharing platform and contribute to the threat analysis resources

Key Objectives

  • Perform daily operational activities related to information sharing and analysis for threat information to enable R-CISC Member sharing
  • Identify trends and behaviors that can help R-CISC Members prioritize detection and response to critical threats
  • Contribute to the production of R-CISC Threat Intelligence products and reports

Required Skills and Experience

  • An understanding of how threat actors exploit vulnerabilities in networks, protocols, operating systems, and applications, including malware, social engineering, and other hacking methods
  • Exposure to and familiarity with different malware families, botnets, threats by sector, and various attack campaigns
  • Experience collecting, analyzing, and validating Open Source Intelligence
  • Demonstrable prior experience creating and publishing complex technical information security content for external consumption, as an individual contributor and in a collaborative context
  • Excellent verbal skills including the ability to communicate effectively when working remotely
  • Ability to produce when working independently with minimum structure and supervision
  • Ability to take on additional tasks as incidents arise and demand warrants
  • Be capable of achieving a security clearance

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Foreign language fluency a plus, preferably Chinese (Mandarin/Other) or Russian
  •  Prior experience in an operational security role, preferably incident response or experience with common host and network security tools
  • Ability to network traffic generated by malware
  • Experience working within the retail industry, or for retail industry clients
  • Existing security clearance a plus


Bachelor of Science in Computer Science preferred


Contact Dan Holden, Intelligence Director at