544 day(s) ago

Encryption Engineer vacancy at Regions Bank

Negotiable salary

Remote worker location: United States
English: Advanced, Upper Intermediate, Native Speaker
Experience: 7+ years
Employment: Full-time

Regions Bank

United States, Hoover
Regions Financial Corporation is a bank holding company headquartered in the Regions Center in Birmingham, Alabama.

General overview of the role

At Regions, the Cyber Security Engineer manages the day-to-day maintenance and operation of Information Security Systems to ensure that controls are adequate and effective. This position also analyzes scenarios, provides solutions, and makes recommendations to protect the environment, customers, and employees.


Creates new ways to solve existing production security issues
Investigates intrusion incidents, conducts forensic investigations, and mounts incident responses
Evaluates new technologies and processes that enhance security capabilities
Establishes plans and protocols to protect data and information systems against unauthorized access, modification, and/or destruction
Delivers technical reports on daily activities
Analyzes and advises on new security technologies and program conformance
Maintains knowledge with current emerging technologies and advancements within Information Security
Takes initiative and responsibility for achieving desired results
This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards Act and is not eligible for overtime pay.

Create a strategy for cryptography for the organization
Interpret high level functional requirements to create detailed implementation designs / plans
Resolve issues escalated from operations teams
Drive the determination and implementation of solutions across platforms
Research vendor and open source solutions and determine fit into strategy and architecture
Interface with technical contacts at external vendor providers and other internal teams to ensure a holistic solution
Maintain documentation and assist customers with frequently asked questions


High school diploma or GED
Nine (9) years of related post-secondary education and/or experience in Information Security or Information Technology
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or directly related field
Relevant security certifications
Financial services experience
Strong organizational, research, analytical and/or problem-solving skills to evaluate situations, make recommendations, and take effective action
Ability to articulate complex technical concepts or scenarios to both technical and non-technical audiences
Subject Matter Expert (SME) in one or more security domains
Excellent understanding of data encryption
Strong understanding of enterprise authentication and web security
Excellent understanding of the internet protocols TCP/IP, HTTP, SSL/TLS etc.
Good knowledge on Windows as well as Linux based authentication products and services
Proven architectural and design experience
Experience of public key infrastructure (PKI)
Object oriented development experience
Experience operating in an enterprise environment
Good knowledge of emerging authentication standards like SPNEGO, OAUTH, OpenID Connect
Good understanding of secure coding techniques and general security principles
Strong problem solving skills
Strong verbal and written skills