Charles Schwab Staff Security Analyst in Phoenix, Arizona


Phoenix - AZ, PHX4701A, 4701 E Francisco Dr, 85044-5365

Christine Marie Mosby


We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck at over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

Chosen candidate will be the focal point for all DDoS related activities.

What you’ll do:

  • Monitor and control infrastructure performance in the areas of response, throughput, and availability related to distributed denial of service (DDoS) field

  • Maintain Schwab DDoS Playbook up to date with new DDoS trends/vectors, tools, monitoring and alerting and procedures as they relate to DDoS

  • Work with Network Operations Center, ITO, network and security engineering, incident and problem management teams to address DDoS incidents in a timely manner

  • Perform and drive DDoS dry run tests with Network Operations Center and ITO personnel

  • Report daily/monthly/yearly DDoS activities

  • Train and mentor Network Operations Center and ITO personnel on DDoS related areas

  • Liaison between VNSS, Network Engineering, SOC and DCO ITO on DDoS related projects

  • Manage and coordinate changes/stress tests related to DDoS

  • Ensure that all incidents are recorded and tracked to meet audit and legal requirements

What you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or two to four years of relevant work experience

  • 4+ years of related experience in network planning, design and implementation of mid-sized network environments including Internet, LAN, WAN and security technologies such as proxies, firewalls, intrusion/detection systems

  • 4+ year’s industry experience in a large, mission-critical environment

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

  • Ability to coordinate, work with and gain the trust of business stakeholders, technical resources, and third-party vendors

  • Knowledge of network and web based related protocols (e.g. TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS)

  • Knowledge of routing protocols (e.g. BGP, OSPF, EIGRP)

  • Knowledge with common IP/application attacks such as SYN, UDP, NTP and ICMP floods, HTTP GET and POST

  • Fluent in at least one scripting language, such as Perl, Python or Shell.

  • Juniper and/or Cisco Certifications are a plus (CCNA, CCNP, JNCIA, JNCIP)

  • Project coordination and project management skills are a plus

What you’ll get:

  • Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: IT-System Administration-2-5 yrs

Position Located In: AZ - Phoenix

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Friday, March 10, 2017

Expiration Date: Wednesday, November 1, 2017

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