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State Farm Insurance Companies, Bank Technical Analyst - Information Security Team, Application Deadline, BTT Gateway Job ID 11020

Sun, October 25, 2015

# of Positions 4 

Job Type Professional/Technical 

Full/Part Time Full-Time 

Shift First 

Weekends Required Not Required 
Why State Farm®? 
Our commitment to customers makes us the No. 1 insurer of cars and homes in the United States. 

This same commitment to our work force is how we got here and how we stay here. Our 90-year track record highlights State Farm as an employer of choice committed to providing career opportunities that last a lifetime. 

From diverse backgrounds and talent, to meaningful work and comprehensive benefits, "Like a good neighbor..." isn't just a slogan. It's who we are and how we do business. 

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Builds new and/or modifies existing software (application/database) to meet project requirements including design, coding, testing, implementing, and formal acceptance of business solutions 
Analyzes business/system requirements and develops specifications for department project requests 
Provides system software support and problem resolution for department applications 
Acts as a resource on technical issues for the department 
Applies fundamental knowledge of web development to create and maintain websites with assistance 
Develops and maintains contacts within and outside of the company to allow for the exchange of ideas and information 
Understands, supports, and helps define the vision and technical direction for assigned projects and assignments 
This job may require passing additional background checks 
May work irregular hours based on workload and job requirements 
May be required to travel via commercial air or ground transportation and/or drive motor vehicles to various State Farm business locations, seminars, conferences, and/or industry meetings 
Expected to maintain consistent product and procedure knowledge in assigned area and to understand practices and trends within the banking industry 
As a member of the Bank Information Security team, the primary objective of the Information Security Program is to assist the Bank in assessing, managing, and controlling risks to information assets. 

Primary duties will include performing and/or participating in information security risk assessments and communicating results to various technical and non-technical audiences. Security assessments and consulting performed could include, but are not limited to the following: 
SaaS / Cloud Infrastructure and Solutions; 
Business process changes; 
Systems development projects; 
Internal / external applications; 
Network architecture; and 
Proposed solution designs and data flows. 

Other job responsibilities could include: 
Review and development of information security policies and standards; 
Participating incident response processes; 
Developing reports and metrics; 
Monitoring security related information provided by business partners/vendors; 
Participating as security SME for Bank related or impacted work efforts, projects, etc.; 
Consulting with business partners and advising on information security risk; and 
Identifying process improvement opportunities. 

Ideal candidates will have: 
-- At least 3+ years experience in a security analyst role within a dynamic and fast-paced work environment; 
-- Strong skills in IT information security/risk assessment activities and methodologies; 
-- Strong verbal and written communication skills. They should be able to communicate and interact with various levels of the organization; 
-- Solid technical security background (networking, infrastructure, policies & standards, software, etc.); 
-- Certifications which demonstrate baseline competency in the areas of Information Security, Information Risk Management/GRC, and/or system/IT auditing (CISSP); 
-- Experience with financial regulatory requirements such as GLBA (Graham Leach Bliley Act), PCI (Payment Card Industry), or SOX (Sarbanes Oxley) preferred; 
-- Demonstrated experience performing risk assessments and reporting to technical and non-technical audiences; and 
-- Demonstrated ability to consult with business partners and collaborate on risk mitigating solutions. 

Note: Entry into a Bank position may require passing additional background checks, including a credit check. 
Our Total Rewards benefits package includes: 
Competitive starting salary 
Annual merit reviews 
Annual bonus potential 

You may also be eligible to participate in Medical, Dental, Life and Disability Insurance, Vision, 401(k) Plan, Credit Union, a fully funded retirement pension plan, and more. 

For more information about our company, careers and Total Rewards, visit You can also learn more about what to expect from our employment process here. 

State Farm Insurance is an equal opportunity employer 

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