Alpharetta, Georgia, United States of America
Posted a month ago
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About Us
Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. We advise, originate, trade, manage and distribute capital for governments, institutions and individuals. As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. We provide you a superior foundation for building a professional career where you can learn, achieve and grow.

Technology/Role/Department at Morgan Stanley
The mission of TECHNOLOGY & OPERATIONS RISK is to deliver first-line defenses to manage risks to Firm technology, information and cyber threats through risk identification, control management and assurance. This allows the business to operate and grow in a secure and legally compliant manner. Our vision is to deliver Programs that protect and enable the business, ensure secure delivery of services to our clients, adjust to address the risks presented by an evolving threat landscape, meet regulatory expectations, and offer highly attractive career opportunities.

The Enterprise Security Platforms (ESP) team is - amongst other things - responsible for developing and engineering the Firm's core security controls. The technology and solution stack spans all Firm employees as well as external clients of the Institutional Security and Wealth Management Businesses. It consists of home-grown software, 3rd party software, open source products, appliances, and auxiliary services and solutions.

We are looking for a fungible, enthusiastic analyst/technologist with excellent analytical, organizational and communication skills to expand our Web Application Firewall (WAF) and Content Security Controls team. The successful candidate will help to ensure that perimeter security for web properties keeps pace with the changing threat landscape firmwide. This is an ideal role for someone looking to broaden their application security knowledge in a complex, mission critical, security focused enterprise environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that security controls are implemented consistently and continuously maintained, leveraging best practices
  • Become a trusted partner with application owners to define/tune necessary security controls as new use cases are identified
  • Develop an inventory of external properties, owners and production support teams
  • Building and managing relationships is the key. You will help application owners enable/maintain security controls for internet facing web applications.
  • As you build knowledge and experience, you’ll become an advisor to your clients on how to leverage security products and services at Morgan Stanley to improve the overall security posture of our external applications
  • Opportunity to help re-engineer/evolve the current processes used to manage configurations in-order to streamline the way we operate and introduce automation and rigor to our ways of working#E
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