Dynamic Defense Engineer, Cybersecurity

at Wal-Mart Associates, Inc. in Bentonville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Duties: Collaborates with Incidence Response and Cyber intelligence teams to integrate intelligence into security posture by developing relationships with vendor partners to determine detection delivery timeframe; creating custom detection and prevention mechanisms for endpoint and network security technologies to address emerging threats; implementing identified changes according to change procedures; contributing in team meetings and discussions; reviewing and revising team documentation; documenting new information and presenting it to the team; providing feedback on intelligence effectiveness; and researching new threats and vulnerabilities. Contributes to the vulnerability lifecycle management process by researching and presenting information about new vulnerabilities; escalating newly discovered threats and risks in partnership with internal and external intelligence sources; and assisting in evaluation and ranking of risk in partnership with various internal stakeholders (for example, Security Global Risk and Compliance area). Increases effectiveness and efficiency for Cybersecurity Intrusion Analysts by serving as an escalation point of contact; developing and maintaining tools to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of real time analysis; training and mentoring on current security trends; creating and revising standard operating procedures; and assisting with quality control that contributes to security event lifecycle management. Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales.


Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or related field plus 3 years of experience in information technology or related experience; OR 5 years of experience in information technology or related experience.


Skills Required: Must have experience with: Machine learning algorithms to detect objects; Object Oriented Programming in C++ and Python; Designing and building up client server communication; Troubleshooting onsite and remote network related activities; Scheduling, monitoring, and maintaining network jobs; and Scripting and automation using Python. Employer will accept any amount of graduate coursework, graduate research experience or professional experience with the required skills.

To apply for this position:  Send your resume to and reference the following Job ID number: R-851880

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Job Posting: 3142534

Posted On: Nov 23, 2021

Updated On: Dec 24, 2021