Sr. IT Security Analyst

Date: Feb 18, 2021

Location: San Juan-Cupey, PR


A leading financial institution setting the pace through its commitment to corporate values and a superior client satisfaction, seeks a qualified candidate to join its POPULAR team of successful professionals in Puerto Rico for the following position:

General Description

Applies skills as an experienced professional to ensure the security of cloud-based platforms. Recommends methods and techniques to achieve optimal results and helps establish a culture of security across the organization. Creates processes to support high quality security-operations, with real-time monitoring of security and compliance in cloud-based environments with a global user community.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform Cloud security evaluations and Continuous Monitoring processes.
  • Provide security requirements analysis of cloud architectures and designs.
  • Conduct cloud security testing to identify weaknesses, technical flaws, and vulnerabilities.
  • Aligns security deliverables with legal, regulatory and contractual requirements that conforms with security framework and standards.
  • Establishes processes and procedure for continuous monitoring to allow operational visibility in cloud environments.
  • Identifies opportunities to reduce risk and documents remediation options regarding acceptance or mitigation of security related scenarios.
  • Maintains oversight of IT and vendors regarding the security maintenance of their systems and applications.
  • Serve as SME within IT security projects and perform IT Security operational defined processes.
  • Promote awareness of applicable regulatory standards, upstream risks and industry best practices across the company.
  • Participate in pre-defined capacitation trainings defined by the unit.

Minimum Education/Experience

Bachelor’s or Master's Degree in Information Systems or related areas.

At least five years of experience in Cloud and/or on-prem Security.

Recommended Certificates




Analytical Discipline

Business Excellence

Change Agent


Collaboration & Teamwork

Customer Centric


Important: The candidate must provide evidence of academic preparation or courses related to the published job.

As Puerto Rico’s leading financial institution, we reaffirm our commitment to offer essential financial services and solutions for our customers at all times, including during emergency situations and/or natural disasters. Popular’s employees are considered essential workers, whose role is critical in the continuity of these important services even under such circumstances. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that Popular may require your services during and immediately after any such events.


Popular Inc., is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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