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Bank of the West Cybersecurity Engineer II in Tempe, Arizona

Cybersecurity Engineer II


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Position Summary

We are currently seeking qualified talent to be responsible for security programs and processes within the Cybersecurity Office. In particular, this role will provide support for Data Protection initiatives, including enhancing data loss prevention (DLP) and sensitive data discovery capabilities.

This role:

  • Reviews DLP events, identifies false positives, assists with policy tuning, etc.

  • Contacts and educates employees regarding policy violations

  • Responds to employee inquiries regarding DLP

  • Assists in researching security events, and tracking to approved exceptions

  • Compiles and validates data custodian lists

  • Works with data custodians to remediate data

  • Tests remediation capabilities or other solutions and processes

  • Creates technical and project documentation

  • Works with asset management to ensure inventories are accurate

  • Collaborates with multiple teams within IT and throughout the Bank

  • Enhances the data inventory

  • Creates / enhances reporting and metrics

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • This position will require some evening and weekend work, including being part of an on-call rotation schedule


  • Requires advanced knowledge of job area typicallyobtained through advanced education combined with experience.

  • Requires 3-5 years minimum prior relevant experience.


  • 1-3 years of preferred security experience (experiencein and understanding of all security domains).

  • Experience in a regulated industry highly desirable;financial services preferred.

  • Knowledge of Data Loss Prevention (DLP) tools andtechniques.

  • Knowledge of Information Security Tool deployment andoperations.

  • Knowledge of enterprise architecture.

  • Ability to lead operational projects to completion.

  • Ability to conduct ROI and gap analysis for potentialand existing products.

  • Ability to work with little guidance.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Solid problem solving and analytical skills.

  • Must be resourceful, creative, innovative, resultsdriven and adaptable.

  • Reviews, monitors, recommends and reports enhancementopportunities to meet bank and industry policies, standards, and guidance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal

employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status

protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action

employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with

criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject

to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Security

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 051657