The Security Engineer will provide a secure and protected environment for the bank's data and systems with the following responsibilities: Utilize Active Directory to provision user access in a least privilege manner and manage system configurations. Review and report on security related events from Bank systems. Vulnerability Management processing including analysis, prioritization and remediation of vulnerabilities. Responsible for the installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of security controls and ensuring adherence to bank policies. Maintain firewalls, spam filters, anti-virus software and other security controls. Track and complete security-related issues via trouble ticket system. Collaborate with different areas of IT in order to provide security solutions for the bank. Generate reports to track technical environment settings and events. Provide timely reports on the status of projects as well as any unforeseen issues to management and to business units. Complete high level documentation of security policies and procedures. Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Information Technology 3-5 years of security or application support experience preferred IT and Security specific certification is highly preferred (Security+, SANS GSEC, CISSP, MCSE, MCITP, etc.) Requires advanced knowledge of Microsoft Windows platform
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is a $72.0 billion wholesale bank and one of 11 district banks chartered in 1932 by the U.S. Congress to improve the availability of funds to support home ownership. The FHLB Chicago is a member-owned cooperative serving members in our district of Illinois and Wisconsin. All federally insured depository institutions, insurance companies engaged in residential ...housing finance, credit unions, and community development financial institutions located in our district are eligible to apply for membership. Today, the FHLB System, which is regulated by the Federal Housing Finance Agency, has more than 7,500 members.
The FHLB Chicago strives to be a valuable partner to our member financial institutions in Illinois and Wisconsin during all phases of financial and economic cycles. The mission of the Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is to partner with our member shareholders in Illinois and Wisconsin to provide them competitively priced funding, a reasonable return on their investment in the Bank, and support for community investment activities.
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago is committed to diversity at all levels of our organization from the employees we hire to the programs, institutions, and businesses we support. Our goal is to recruit, hire, and develop talented staff and to offer a work environment that allows them to do their best work.