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Information Security Specialist

  • Location: Phoenix, 85044
  • Salary: 34.79
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 16 days ago

Work with the brightest minds at one of the largest financial institutions in the world. This is long-term contract opportunity that includes a competitive benefit package!

Our client has been around for over 150 years and is continuously innovating in today's digital age. If you want to work for a company that is not only a household name, but also truly cares about satisfying customers' financial needs and helping people succeed financially, apply today.

Position: Information Security Specialist
Location: Phoenix, Arizona, 85044
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Provides information security consultation to for the following: Improve awareness and compliance with Enterprise Information Security policy, processes and standards; remediation of security assessment review issues and complex ad hoc analysis and reporting to support information security risk management.
  • Provides guidance and direction in reviewing assessment findings and mitigating controls to optimize information security.
  • Oversees and directs information asset portfolio reconciliations and certifications.
  • Provides advanced data aggregation and analysis of information security risk exposure.
  • Develops and/or delivers Information Security Education Awareness and Training in accordance with the Enterprise Information Security Program standards.
  • Reviews draft/proposed control standards for business impact and recommends modifications or clarifications as required.
  • May conduct security control testing and consultation with stakeholders.
  • Evaluates and interprets internal and Enterprise information security policies, processes and standards, and provides recommendations to improve them.
  • May plan, support or conduct information security risk assessments.

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):

  • 5+ years of information security administration experience
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of information security practices and policies, including Information Security Frameworks, Standards, and best practices
  • Advanced Information Security technical skills
  • Service Now
  • Identity Access Management
  • Oracle Identity Management OIM
  • SQL/ Oracle create and execute queries as needed
  • Understanding of Plain Business Language (PBL)
  • Metadata
  • Reporting tools such as SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) or Business Intellegence (BI)
  • Understanding of Active Directory and Service Accounts
  • Certification dealing with Access to systems, and applications
  • Roles and Policies
  • Experience with Systems as A Service (SaAS), Systems as A Platform (SaAP)
  • Understanding and recognizing risks
  • Experience meeting Service Level Agreements (SLA’s)
  • Good communication skills – working with Line of Business and Development teams
  • Advanced Excel Data Analytics
  • Strategic planning
  • Ability to Multitask
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills


Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

MATRIX is and Equal Employment Opportunity employer and provides reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals.  Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable. If you are a qualified individual with a disability, you may request a reasonable accommodation under the American Disability Act (ADA) by emailing To ensure a quick response to your request, please use the words “Accommodation request” as the subject line of your email.