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R126901 Posted 11/03/2021

Senior Associate, Security Chaos Engineering

McLean , Virginia | Richmond , Virginia | New York , New York | Plano , Texas | San Francisco , California | Chicago , Illinois
  • Category Cyber
  • Experience Sr. Associate
  • Primary Address McLean, Virginia

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Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Associate, Security Chaos Engineering

Capital One Cyber Chaos Engineering reduces cyber risk by repeatedly testing Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures (TTPs) to discover gaps and weaknesses in the enterprise cyber environment through Purple Team exercises and testing scenarios.  This position works closely with internal and external stakeholders to develop controlled actions and evaluations containing multiple actions that simulate and emulate Advanced Persistent Threats (APT), to determine cyber detections, preventions, and response capabilities to malicious actions. This role will be primarily responsible for performing development and testing of malicious attack plans as they relate to Capital One’s Top Threats.

The successful candidate for this position will be part of an exciting and dynamic environment to build and deliver industry leading security chaos capabilities to continuously protect and defend Capital One brand, systems and data. Cyber Chaos Engineering is part of the Cyber Operations and Intelligence program and assists with identifying opportunities to enhance Capital One’s information security posture against a broad range of cyber threats.

Primary responsibilities for this position include:

  • Develop actions using identified TTPs and alternatives (Endpoint and Network)

  • Develop malicious evaluations containing multiple TTPs that align to various APT and Nation State actors

  • Assess Capital One’s detection and prevention practices and help drive corporate security standards

  • Work with Blue Teams to improve detections

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent certification

  • At least 2 years of experience performing penetration testing or responding to security threats on a Hunt or Response team

  • At least 2 years of experience working with Linux or Windows operating systems

  • At least 1 year of information security experience in one or more of the following areas:  vulnerability management, security operations, security architecture, application security, or network security

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • One or more of the following certifications: SEC+, GCED, GCIH or OSCP

  • 2+ years of experience with threat modeling concepts and frameworks (CVSS, MITRE ATT&CK)

  • 1+ years of experience with scripting or compiled languages

  • Experience managing responsibilities and tasks across multiple projects

  • Experience developing and communicating technical content to non-technical audiences

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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For technical support or questions about Capital One's recruiting process, please send an email to Careers@capitalone.com

Capital One does not provide, endorse nor guarantee and is not liable for third-party products, services, educational tools or other information available through this site.

Capital One Financial is made up of several different entities. Please note that any position posted in Canada is for Capital One Canada, any position posted in the United Kingdom is for Capital One Europe and any position posted in the Philippines is for Capital One Philippines Service Corp. (COPSSC).

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