Information Security Analyst (Okta)

Western Union Financial Services, Inc. Denver , CO 80208

Posted 5 months ago

Western Union ischanging. Yes, we're the company that moves money around the world quickly andreliably in 200 countries and territories. We are also present in over 510,000locations bringing immense distribution convenience to our consumers. But we'reon the cusp of becoming much more than that. Our vision is to be the preferredfinancial services provider for the underserved billions of people andbusinesses with unmet financial service needs. That means aggressively pursuingdigital, mobile, ATM/kiosk and stored value card strategies that meet the needsof today's global consumers and businesses. So, if you're looking for a companyon the move and truly one of the most diverse work environments on the planet then Western Union could be for you.

Right now, we areseeking a Senior Information Security Analyst, OKTA based atWestern Union's Global Headquarters location in Denver, Colorado.

In this role, you willbe the application administrator for the OKTA SSO/Identity Provider systemunder the direction of the OKTA Architect to help expand the OKTA system atWestern Union. You'll be responsible for working with the user community toinsure proper utilization of the OKTA processes and tools. This key positionwill be part of the overall Identity and Access Management organization andreport to the IAM Senior Manager.

Sound interesting? Hereare some specifics:

  • Drive the adoption of the OKTAbest practices for Western Union to include Single Sign On, Multi FactorAuthentication, application configuration and support

  • Administer the OKTA applicationto support ongoing SSO and MFA functionality and usage

  • Serve as a technical expert forenterprise OKTA operations and use.

  • Provide technical guidance tothe internal IT teams and recommend and/or take action to direct theanalysis and solutions required.

  • Occasionally perform useridentity administration as well as maintenance of user security roles andprofiles.

  • Be the primary driver of OKTAapplication support including troubleshooting and triaging issues,monitoring system health, deploying enhancements, performing configurationchanges in the production environment, coordinating with key stakeholdersfrom IT operations, business teams and/or third-party vendors for OKTArelated initiatives

What you will need tosucceed:

  • Bachelor's degreein computing / information systems or 1-2 years of information securityexperience is required

  • Strong understanding of SSOconcepts SAML, Radius, with a preference for experience with OKTA

  • Experience administrating the

Multifactor Authentication (MFA) system

  • Experience with MicrosoftWindows, Active Directory and LDAP

  • Knowledge with various network,DNS, web, VPN and perimeter protection technologies preferred

  • Knowledge of TCP/IP, network packetsanalysis, firewall technology, IDS/IPS technology

  • Knowledge ofWAN/LAN/Cloud networking concepts and familiarity with Cloudinfrastructure in general

  • Knowledge of the PasswordManagement system (One-Identity Password Manager)

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay andbenefits

  • Unparalleled experience as partof one of the most advanced compliance teams in the world, withopportunities to build valuable skills and grow your career

  • Diverse, global team withcolleagues in over 50 countries

What it's like here:

Western Union (WU) is acompany on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things canhappen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near andfar, or NGO's in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people andbusiness move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and arecontinuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to sendand receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have acombined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries andterritories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer andothers play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the WesternUnion team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks andquickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and findingways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global teamof over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money for better. It meansbeing driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference on a global stage.Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversityare fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision dependson people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your uniquepoint of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We'd love toexplore that possibility!

Western Union is proudto be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed toequal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex(including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteranstatus, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status orother protected category.


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Information Security Analyst (Okta)

Western Union Financial Services, Inc.