Information Security Vice President

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Corporate Level: Vice President

Location: Princeton, NJ | Atlanta, GA | Wilmington, DE | Tel-Aviv, Israel

Department: Technology & Operations (T&O)

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children’s educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment – the one we make in our employees. It’s why we’re dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

Our Benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care abou

Technology & Operations

Technology & Operations is the backbone for both the client lifecycle and the investment lifecycle. The group’s Follow the Sun Model ensures that the firm’s operations are consistent and efficient across all investment products, client channels and regions, helping to deliver a superior client experience and drive scalability. Technology & Operations is driven by a global network of Operating Centers of Excellence, which centralizes knowledge and equips support teams with the data and timely information needed to innovate and deliver on behalf of internal partners and clients.

BlackRock’s Application Security team acts as a trusted assessor and risk advisor for the application development teams. The team comprises of security engineers with expertise in software security and penetration testing. We are the go-to team to get an attacker’s perspective on any technology and constantly interacts with the numerous Engineering and Software Development teams. Your colleagues will be individuals who are passionate about technology and seek to be at the cutting edge of new cyber attacks, vulnerabilities and security technologies. We are a part of the Information Security pilar within the Global Technology organization.

As an Application Security Lead, you will:

  • Assess security of software projects and improving cloud-based security programs
  • Perform vulnerability and penetration testing. Document security findings with reasonable methods to secure.
  • Perform threat assessments to identify possible risks and providing security recommendations and advice.
  • Coordinate remediation efforts after security assessment findings outline weaknesses requiring attention.

 

What You’ll Need:

  • 7+ years of experience in software security as a practitioner with exposure to vulnerability and penetration testing, threat modeling of applications, and code reviews
  • Vulnerability, penetration-testing, and threat modeling skills
  • Experience with security of intra-company and third-party APIs
  • Experience with dynamic and static analysis tools
  • Familiarity with tools such as Git, CI/CD pipelines, Docker, Kubernetes, and experience with scripting languages such as Python
  • Familiarity with cloud and container security solutions such as Dome 9 and Aqua Security, or similar
  • Network, Web protocols, and encryption experience, including SSL/TLS and public key infrastructure (PKI)
  • Strong teamwork, communication skills and attention management abilities
  • Bachelor’s, Master’s degree or equivalent in computer science, programming, information security or engineering preferred
  • Financial knowledge and interest are recommended

Our benefits

To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

About BlackRock

At BlackRock, we are all connected by one mission: to help more and more people experience financial well-being. Our clients, and the people they serve, are saving for retirement, paying for their children’s educations, buying homes and starting businesses. Their investments also help to strengthen the global economy: support businesses small and large; finance infrastructure projects that connect and power cities; and facilitate innovations that drive progress.

This mission would not be possible without our smartest investment – the one we make in our employees. It’s why we’re dedicated to creating an environment where our colleagues feel welcomed, valued and supported with networks, benefits and development opportunities to help them thrive.

For additional information on BlackRock, please visit careers.blackrock.com | www.blackrock.com/corporate | Instagram: @blackrock | Twitter: @blackrock | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest or conviction records in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

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