Assurance IQ is a technology company headquartered in Seattle. We were acquired by Prudential (NYSE: PRU) to further the joint mission of improving financial wellness across the world.
Our team of world class software engineers, data scientists, and business professionals work every day to expand our product offerings and the reach of our platform. We simplify the complex world of insurance and financial services into straightforward, valuable solutions to improve people's lives. We start by asking customers a few questions, so our system can learn about their needs; from there, our ground-breaking, proprietary platform takes over and analyzes the thousands of data points that make customers unique. This is how we create custom-tailored plans for each customer; plans built precisely for their needs and budget. Our platform serves as the intersection between customer and seller, technology, and the human touch.
At Assurance, we are innovative, persevering, collaborative, calculated, and authentic, and we're working together to improve the lives of millions!
About the Role
The Assurance Information Security team is responsible for the security of all Assurance systems and data. The Assurance Information Security team works with application teams to design and build secure systems at-scale, coordinate cross-department security projects, and solve security challenges for the enterprise.
The Assurance Information Security team is looking for a program manager to help develop and scale security operations in partnership with application teams. This candidate will be responsible for addressing technical security issues, as well as responding to emerging threats.
Candidates should be a self-starter who thrives in a collaborative environment and who is able to work through ambiguity to incrementally deliver value. Candidates should have strong problem-solving skills, strong communication skills, and a strong, technical understanding of application security, cloud security threats, and mitigations/controls in cloud environments.
Conduct risk and vulnerability assessments, analyze findings, and assess risk to the organization
Document and report findings to a wide-range of technical and non-technical stakeholders
Drive remediation activities through completion with partner teams
Advise partner teams on secure designs of systems, applications, and networks
Maintain an understanding of threat actors, TTPs, and ongoing threat intelligence
Ensure compliance with industry best practices and regulatory requirements
Work with partner teams to improve enterprise security posture and tooling
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
3+ years experience in an information security role. Start-up or small enterprise experience preferred.
3+ years of application security experience
Experience communicating technical concepts to a non-technical audience
Experience working with one or more risk/security framework such as NIST, PCI, SOC, FedRAMP.
Scripting skills (Python, Java, Ruby, etc.)
Experience designing, building, or testing web applications and other API-based applications
Understanding of security vulnerabilities and vulnerability management
Understanding of security best practices in one or more areas: cryptography, network security, security operations, incident response, secure development lifecycle.
Choose Assurance Because:
Exceptional base salary plus bonus structure
Comprehensive benefits which include, medical, dental, vision, 401K and more
Unlimited paid vacation, sick leave, plus paid holidays
Growth opportunities, advance your career rapidly, we offer leadership development training and promote from within
Fast paced, high performance environment
Note: Assurance is required by multiple state and city laws to include the salary range on position postings when hiring in those specific locals. The salary range for this position will be between $130,000 - $170,000 and may be eligible for additional bonus or commission plans + benefits. Eligibility to participate in the bonus or commission plans is subject to the rules governing those programs, whereby an award, if any, depends on various factors including, without limitation, individual and/or organizational performance. In addition, employees are eligible for standard benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and retirement.