Cyber Security Advisor


About the Opportunity 
Conduct cyber security assessments to proactively detect potential cyber weaknesses in order to minimize the impact of security incidents. Active threat-hunting and participation in response to cyber threats and incidents.

Perform network penetration, web and mobile application testing, source code reviews, threat analysis, wireless network assessments, and social-engineering assessments 
Develop scripts, tools, or methodologies to enhance Alliance Data’s red teaming processes 
Analyze business impact and exposure based on emerging security threats, indicators of compromise, vulnerabilities, risks and legislation in order to adjust our overall security strategy accordingly 
Perform technical security assessments, code audits and design reviews as well as develop technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities 
Stay up to date and be an active participate in the overall cyber security industry 

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, preferred 
5-8 work experience involving actual cyber security or digital forensics duties 
OSCP, OSCE or equivalent penetration testing certification, preferred 
CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CISA or equivalent security, preferred 
Knowledge of software exploitation (web, client-server, mobile, and wireless) on modern operating systems 
Familiarization with XSS, SSJS, filter bypassing, SQL Injection, etc. 
Ability to automate tasks using a scripting language (Python, Perl, Ruby, etc.) 
Strong knowledge of networking protocols and packet analysis 
Ability to perform targeted penetration tests and exploitations without use of automated tools 
Well-versed in multiple security technologies such as Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Web Proxies and DLP among others 
Familiarity with common reconnaissance, exploitation, and post exploitation frameworks 
Deep understanding of cyber security concepts and ability to devise and execute appropriate solutions 
Experience with security industry standards, methodologies and regulations impacting the security space 
Analytical with strong problem-solving skills and exercises good, balanced decision making 
Flexibility to work independently, in teams and across the organizational hierarchy 
Strong oral and written communication skills 
Handle yourself and lead others in crisis situations 
Ethical character with ability to keep information confidential 
Comfortable working with law enforcement and other Government agencies 
Passionate about cyber security, a desire to protect and help people; positive attitude and enjoys constantly learning 
Willing to respond to emergency situations off-hours 
Business travel, as needed 

Alliance Data Pay Statement 
Alliance Data offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive selection of benefit options including 401(k). 

Conditions of Employment 
All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of drug screen and background checks. 

About Alliance Data 
Alliance Data® (NYSE: ADS) is a leading global provider of data-driven marketing and loyalty solutions serving large, consumer-based industries. The Company creates and deploys customized solutions, enhancing the critical customer marketing experience; the result is measurably changing consumer behavior while driving business growth and profitability for some of today’s most recognizable brands. Alliance Data helps its clients create and increase customer loyalty through solutions that engage millions of customers each day across multiple touch points using traditional, digital, mobile and emerging technologies. An S&P 500 and Fortune 500 company headquartered in Plano, Texas, Alliance Data consists of three businesses that together employ more than 17,000 associates at approximately 100 locations worldwide. 
Alliance Data’s card services business is a leading provider of marketing-driven branded credit card programs. Epsilon® is a leading provider of multichannel, data-driven technologies and marketing services, and also includes Conversant®, a leader in personalized digital marketing. LoyaltyOne® owns and operates the AIR MILES® Reward Program, Canada’s premier coalition loyalty program, and Netherlands-based BrandLoyalty, a global provider of tailor-made loyalty programs for grocers. 

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Alliance Data is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer 

Alliance Data participates in E-Verify Qualifications 

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