Cyber Security Analyst II



Fannie Mae provides reliable, large-scale access to affordable mortgage credit in communities across our nation. We are the leading source of funding for housing in America, which means more people can buy or rent a home. We are focused on sustaining the housing recovery, improving our company, and leading change to make housing better.

Join our diverse, high-performing team and make a difference as we work together to enable access to a good home.


Under limited supervision, design and administer procedures in the organization that sustain the security of the organization?s data and access to its technology and communications systems. Assess risk of exposure of proprietary data through weaknesses in platforms, access procedures, and forms of access to the organization?s systems and the data contained in them. Track security violations and identify trends or exposures that could be addressed by additional training, technical measures, or use of application tools to enhance security. May lead or execute simulated attacks or security violations to assess the organization?s data security measures.

Conduct platform or operating system vulnerability scans which assess exposure of system to attacks or hacking. Respond to questions and issues raised regarding viral activity, spam/phishing etc. Produce reports.
Serve as organization’s POC for the third party certification of security procedures and use of cyber security protections. Ensure that system’s security controls, policies and procedures examined, measured and validated against third party standards.
Design, plan and implement test strategies to support the core infrastructure in the contingency environment for all critical business applications to ensure business continuity in the event of a major business interruption or disaster.
Participate in internal reviews by auditors, operational risk assessment staff, or compliance/reporting staff to prepare assessments or reports of operational risks associated with IT/IS infrastructure, access to systems, exposure to attacks, etc.
Participate in developing and testing of new methodologies and systems for recovery of the critical core business processes and the enterprise infrastructure.
Review commercial products available to enhance corporate hardware, platforms, applications and data. May test or evaluate products under consideration for purchase or licensing.

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent required

2+ years of related experience


•2 + years’ experience supporting Sail point’s Identity Governance products (IdentityIQ and IdentityNow)
•Extensive experience with Java and J2EE application development and support
•Demonstrate experience supporting Linux Operating System (SUSE and Red hat)
•Demonstrate extensive experience with SQL query development
•Knowledge and support of Oracle database
•Knowledge of SDLC development Life Cycle and Configuration Management
•Able to support JBOSS or Web logic application
•Able to support Apache webserver.
•Excellent communication skills
•Good understanding of Privileged Account Security Solution with CyberArk PIM (Privileged Identity Management) preferred
•Experience deploying and supporting Microsoft Windows Cluster preferred
•Experience and supporting Microsoft IIS services is preferred
•Experience installing, configuring, and supporting Microsoft Active Directory is preferred


As a condition of employment with Fannie Mae, any successful job applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a credit check for positions in some areas of our business.

Fannie Mae is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Manager Level-Associate
Job Information Management
Primary LocationVA-Reston
Organization RCS InfoSec
Schedule Full-time
Job Type Standard
Employee Status Regular
Relocation Available No
Experience Level 1-Novice (0-3 Years)


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