Costco Internships – Security Analyst

Website Costco

Job Description:

The Information Security Analyst – BISO Liaison will work with the Costco technology and business leadership, to bake security into their strategic plans. So we would be their direct liaison back to the greater security organization and the operational teams. Also there to ensure the strategic directions of our CISO are being followed and adhered to and there to guide, consult and partner with those IT and business leaders. The overall objective of this role is to ensure the execution of Information Security directives and activities in alignment with Costco’s data security policies.

Working with various types of people effectively is critical. Second would be communication skills. We never have the luxury of working with people who truly understand what we do, so we have to be able to translate that into something that is digestible for them. And you also have to be technically and business competent—and able to translate all of that at a high level.

The Information Security Analyst – BISO Liaison will be responsible for driving clear understanding of all Enterprise Security standards, policies and strategic direction of the CISO. Must be very comfortable in their active listening and overall communication skills in front of senior leadership.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides visibility into current security compliance status through timely tracking, trending, and escalation of issues.
  • Partners with other Information Security groups to help drive timely delivery of requested services.
  • Understands evaluating the design and effectiveness of IT security controls.
  • Performs quarterly business reviews with internal business and IT partners.
  • Shares knowledge and assists others in understanding technical and business related topics.
  • Assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the company’s reputation and safeguarding Costco Wholesale, its clients and assets.
  • Assumes informal/formal mentorship roles within teams and assists with the coaching and training of new team members.
  • Regular and reliable workplace attendance at your assigned location.

Job Requirements:

  • Demonstrated experience of “hands on” enterprise security knowledge.
  • Prior consulting experience is a plus with emphasis on Information Security.
  • Team leadership, team player and willing to establish a strong positive working relationship with all areas of the business.
  • Must have the ability to work with limited supervision and exhibit a strong sense of urgency.
  • Ability to manage a substantial unplanned workload with short deadlines.
  • 5-8 years’ relevant industry experience – proficient in interpreting and applying policies, standards and procedures.
  • Preferred active CISM certification or commitment to earn a CISM within one year.
  • Familiarity with Regulatory Compliance and industry standards, such as HIPAA, SOX, PCI, and Privacy.
  • Experience in Cloud technologies, Cloud deployment models (IaaS/PaaS/SaaS), and familiarity with Azure services.
  • Ability to clearly communicate Information Security strategic matters to executives, auditors, end users, engineers, architects.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Documentation and presentation skills catered to a diverse technical and business audience.
  • Working knowledge of information systems security standards and practices (e.g., access control and system hardening,system audit and log file monitoring, security policies, and incident handling).
  • Proven influencing and relationship management skills along with proven analytical skills.

Job Details:

Company: Costco

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Toledo, OH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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