Shamrock Trading Corporation

  • Security Analyst III

    Job Locations US-KS-Overland Park
    Information Technology
  • Company Overview

    Shamrock Trading Corporation is the parent company for a family of brands in transportation services, finance and technology. Headquartered in Overland Park, KS, Shamrock has been voted one of Kansas City’s “Best Places to Work” for the last four years. We also have offices in Chicago, Dallas, Midland and Nashville.


    With an average annual revenue growth of 25% since 1986, Shamrock’s success is attributed to three key factors: hiring the best people, cultivating long-term relationships with our customers and continually evolving in the marketplace.


    Shamrock Trading Corporation is looking for a Security Analyst III to join the security team. This position is responsible for incident response, vulnerability management, enhanced discovery, ensuring compliance to information security policy, leading multiple projects, implementing security tools, presenting on Information Security concepts and assisting in policy or procedural development. The Security Analyst III will focus on providing security guidance and leading the analysis of data extracted from various systems. This role may conduct investigations as an individual, self-managed investigator, or in small project teams while maintaining and overseeing information systems security standards. An ideal candidate will have a continuing desire to learn, enhanced skills and the drive to excel when presented with an opportunity.


    • Work with IT and brand leadership to ensure security compliance issues are addressed
    • Provide support to plan, coordinate and implement the organization’s information security requirements
    • Evaluate security requirements and conduct feasibility studies to examine software requirements, administration costs, information flow, etc.
    • Lead projects to monitor logs for unusual or suspicious activity, interpret activity and recommend resolutions
    • Provide support to help all brands identify current security gaps
    • Lead or assist in the installation, testing, maintenance and modification of security tools
    • Assist in the execution of security compliance functions including, policy/procedure development, reporting, artifact extraction, analysis, meetings with auditors and review of emerging compliance requirements
    • Resolve routine and complex information security issues, coordinate resolutions with assistance as needed
    • Demonstrate a comprehensive knowledge of common security issues, can train employees or customers and assist them in resolving computer security problems as needed
    • Perform investigations on desktops, servers, networks and applications using a combination of automated and manual tools following a defined process with assistance as needed
    • Communicate findings from investigations to the business units and assist with tracking resolution of identified findings
    • Evaluate and make recommendations regarding technological advances that improve security, reduce downtime, and maintain integrity


    • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent work experience
    • Five to seven years of related job experience in information security
    • Industry certifications – CISSP, CEH, GIAC or equivalent
    • Experience implementing IT security compliance requirements across multiple hosting topologies
    • Advanced knowledge of system security acquired through several years of direct experience or the equivalent
    • Good knowledge of computer forensic and incident response methodology and techniques
    • Proficient knowledge of common software applications including spreadsheets and word processing
    • Experience in implementing and managing Firewalls, SPAM filters, IDS/IPS, SIEM, DLP and other security tools
    • Strong ability to accurately estimate project needs and activities
    • An experienced understanding of OS hardening, vulnerability assessments, regulatory compliance: PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA and CIS Critical Security Controls
    • Solid understanding of Mac OS, UNIX/Linux, and Microsoft Windows operating systems
    • Experience managing vulnerability scanning tools
    • A strong understanding of endpoint protection controls
    • Experience in identifying and handling security incidents
    • Experience creating technical documents, maintaining accurate records, prioritizing work and analyzing problems to improve solutions
    • Ability to establish and maintain an effective working relationship with team members, customers and other technical staff

    Benefits Package

    At Shamrock we hire bright, ambitious people and give them the tools they need to be successful. By investing in training and development, we hope to become a long-term career for employees, where there are always opportunities for advancement.

    Shamrock also offers a premier set of benefits for employees and their families:

    • Medical: Fully-paid healthcare, dental and vision premiums for employees and eligible dependents
    • Financial: Generous company 401(k) contributions and employee stock ownership after one year
    • Wellness: Onsite gym, jogging trail and discounted membership to nearby fitness center
    • Work-Life Balance: Competitive PTO and paid maternity and parental leave policies


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