Manager, Cyber Threat Engineering

Capital One Financial Corporation | Plano

Date listed

1 month ago

Employment Type

Full time

Keywords: aws azure bash python perl

Plano 3 (31063), United States of America, Plano, Texas

Manager, Cyber Threat Engineering

Manager, Cyber Threat Engineering

Capital One is a diversified bank that offers a broad array of financial products and services to consumers, small business and commercial clients. We nurture a work environment where people with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds, guided by our shared values, come together to make Capital One a great company and a great place to work.

Security is essential to what we do at Capital One, from protecting our customers to our associates. As part of the Information Security Officer team for a line of business, you are passionate about security monitoring and risk management. You see security as an enabler and differentiator to enable the business through innovation, not a step in the compliance process. You work with the business to help them achieve security monitoring in an efficient and cost effective manner. You are pragmatic and practical in your approach to security monitoring, but also willing to know when to pull in experts and escalate. You collaborate and innovate with other teams within Capital One to push the envelope.


  • Participate in Threat Surface analysis and monitoring use case development across divisional business applications

  • Partner with business application teams to assess their logging capabilities to enable new monitoring/alerting features. Assist with onboarding to security monitoring platforms

  • Develop, test and deploy alerting capabilities

  • Assist in the development of playbooks that enable alerting response in a manner consistent with enterprise incident management standards

  • Monitor alerts generated and engage in incident and case management process to drive remediation and root cause analysis activities

  • Participate in on-call rotation as needed to respond to alerts outside normal business hours

  • Create reporting for division's monitoring program to provide insight into performance and threat trends

About You:

  • You have a desire to work in a very fast moving, forward leaning, modern computing environment

  • You have a strong desire to continually learn and innovate

  • You are a strong conceptual thinker

  • You can work well under minimal supervision

  • You have team-oriented interpersonal skills and the ability to interface effectively with a broad range of people, roles, and levels of management

  • You have strong written and verbal communication skills

  • You maintain calmness and clarity of thought under pressure and demonstrate the ability to maintain confidentiality

  • You have a deep understanding of strategic business objectives and the ability to drive results toward those objectives

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent certification

  • At least 5 years Information Technology or Cybersecurity experience

  • At least 3 years experience in a Security Operations or Security Platform management role

  • At least 3 years experience in creating and deploying Cybersecurity or Information Technology monitoring

  • At least 3 years experience in scripting (PERL, Python or Bash)

  • At least 1 year experience with Cloud technologies (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure or Google Cloud Platform)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Threat Modeling Methodologies

  • Experience in Security Engineering and Automation

  • Experience with SIEM and Open Source Logging Platforms

  • Experience in developing dashboards and performance reporting

  • Experience utilizing Agile methodologies

  • Experience with Application Security

  • Experience with Vulnerability Management

  • Financial services industry experience

  • Professional certifications (Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Cloud Security Professional (CCSP), AWS Certified Solutions Architect, Certified Secure Software Engineer, GCDA, GCIH or equivalent)

At this time, Capital One will notsponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position

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