Regions Bank Vulnerability Assessment Engineer in Atlanta, Georgia

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Job Description:

At Regions the Information Security Engineer is responsible for the research, technical analysis, recommendation, configuration, and administration of systems and procedures to ensure the protection of information processed, stored or transmitted.

Primary Responsibilities

•Provides security design, consultation, and technology governance oversight for various projects and initiatives

•Provides assistance to system users relative to information systems security matters

•Undertakes complex projects requiring additional specialized technical knowledge

•Acts as information liaison to various business units and information technology departments

•Acts as a resource for direction, training and guidance for less experienced staff

This position is exempt from timekeeping requirements under the Fair Labor Standards act and is not eligible for overtime pay.


•High school diploma or GED and ten years experience

•Bachelors degree in a related field and eight years experience

•Must be able to prioritize assignments while working on multiple projects

•Must have excellent writing and oral communication skills


•Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) or other industry certification

Additional Job Description


  • Conduct vulnerability assessment and penetration testing against a wide array of technologies and platforms

  • Understand, review, and interpret vulnerability assessment and scanning results, reduce false positive findings, and act as security advisor to business unit partners.

  • Create detailed risk assessment reports which explain identified technical and logical security findings, describe potential business risks, and present prioritized recommendations.

  • Contribute to the ongoing enhancement of the company’s security assessment capabilities through the development and implementation of improved methodology, processes, infrastructure, tools, and deliverables.

  • Collaborate and share knowledge with team members via formal and informal methods on a regular basis.

Required Experience:

  • Strong technical skills related to at least one of the following areas: information security, network security, Windows security, UNIX/Linux security, and web application security.

  • Knowledge of system and/or web application vulnerabilities and risk assessment methodologies such as Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) or OWASP Risk Rating Methodology.

  • Familiarity with automated tools used to find system and web application vulnerabilities such as Nmap, Nexpose, Nessus, WebInspect, or Fortify.

Preferred Experience:

  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT), GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN), Offensive Security Certified professional (OSCP), or other related security certifications

  • Scripting with python, ruby, PowerShell, bash, or similar languages

  • An understanding of mapping and scanning applications and systems, including port scanning, identifying services and configurations, spidering, application flow charting, and session analysis.


Atlanta, Georgia


About Regions

At Regions, our culture focuses on five core values that are a commitment to how we will do business:

  • Put people first

  • Do what is right

  • Focus on your customer

  • Reach higher

  • Enjoy life

Through these values, our mission to make life better drives our desire to improve and make a positive difference in the communities where we work and live through financial investments and volunteering.