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Principal Information Security Analyst - Platform Security Lead

New York, New York; Florham Park, New Jersey
Information Technology

Job Description

Strong Knowledge of the following:

  • System Segregation, Platform Protection, Logging and Monitoring, and Configuration Monitoring

  • Server and end user computing architecture and engineering

  • Security configurations, platform hardening, device controls, access controls

  • OSI layers 3 and above

  • Establish framework for logging, monitoring, auditing of server and end user computing platforms

  • Directing and tasking engineering resources to design and implement security controls

  • Excellent interpersonal/communication, presentation, and technical writing skills

Principal Information Security Analyst->> Consults on a senior level and provides professional support for major components of the company's information security infrastructure. Contributes to the development and implementation of security architecture, standards, procedures and guidelines for multiple platforms in diverse system environments. Consults with the business and operational infrastructure personnel regarding new and existing technologies. Recommends new security tools to management and reports and provides guidance and expertise in their implementation. Reviews and analyzes highly complex data and information to provide insights, conclusions and actionable recommendations. Defines, implements, and applies area-wide security and/or COB policies and standards by leveraging in-depth knowledge of globally accepted information security and/or COB principles. Addresses high risk security concerns or incidents. Recommends course of action to mitigate risk and ensures that appropriate standards are established and published. Contributes to the achievement of area objectives.




  • Contributes to the achievement of area objectives. Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred.

  • 10-12 years of experience in information security or related technology experience required

  • Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

  • Understanding of Device Control and Access Control for Windows and Linux environments

  • Knowledge of platform security tools

  • Knowledge of mobile platform security a plus

  • 5-10 years of experience in server and workstation platform engineering

  • 3-5 years of experience in information security 

  • Industry certifications such as CISSP/SSCP or GIAC/GSEC or RSA/CSE or RHCE a plus.


For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Internal Jobcode: 45183
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Information Security-HR11724
Requisition Number: 1904071