Job Description

DriveTime Needs a Senior Cyber Security Engineer

DriveTime is the nation’s second largest used car retailer, focused on helping people find and finance used vehicles (trust us, it’s more exciting than it sounds). We have single-handedly rebuilt, retooled, redreamed, and reconfigured the way people think about driving cars, breaking apart from the industry’s status quo. For more than 14 years, DriveTime has changed the auto world from the ground up while emphasizing values, morals, and growth from the inside out!

DriveTime’s goal is to take every customer on the full path to ownership. All the way from purchasing vehicles, inspecting, and selling; to financing, servicing, and warranties - when it comes to owning a vehicle - we know what’s up! As motivated as we are to take our customers on the path to ownership, we are just as focused on bringing our employees on the path to owning their careers. Across the nation, from our home office and call centers to our 132 retail locations and 15 reconditioning centers, we are looking for talented individuals like yourself to join our ever-growing team!

That’s Nice, But What’s the Job?

In short, as a Senior Cyber Security Engineer, you will be part of the team responsible for protecting DriveTime information assets from all threats. In addition, the team is also responsible for supporting the Information Security requirements of our internal and external audit programs.

In long, our Senior Cyber Security Engineers are responsible for:

  • Participate as a member of the Cyber Security Team in daily tasks which includes but is not limited to prioritizing, investigating, and troubleshooting events and incidents.
  • Perform day-to-day operations of security solutions and the identification, investigation, and resolution of security events detected by those systems.
  • Assist with the management of security systems and software, including SIEM, firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and anti-malware software.
  • Process security requests ensuring confidentiality, integrity and availability of information.
  • Participate in the system audit process to verify compliance with adopted processes, policies, and standards.
  • Help build a culture of organizational security by working closely with employees.
  • You enjoy staying on top of cyber security trends, incorporate best practices into your daily work and act as a security champion to the overall organization.
  • Manage security problem tickets. Log and monitor security events.

What Kinds of Folks Are We Looking for?

This position will require a candidate with attention to detail to identify legitimate threats, perform triage/risk assessment of threats, and articulate significant findings to systems owners and leaders for further disposition. This position is an excellent opportunity for any candidate interested in gaining Information Security experience in an enterprise-level organization. You will be able to grow your career with a wide variety of information security tasks which will be challenging and highly rewarding as you progress your career and the company mission.

The Specifics.

  • 3+ years experience working in Cyber Security Operations (or less, combined with relevant experience, training, certification, or education).
  • Experience with security tools and controls (SIEM, AV, firewalls, EDR, IDS, etc.)
  • Experience with scripting languages PowerShell and/or Python is a plus.
  • A team player with the ability to handle multiple work streams and support various team projects to completion.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively in teams within all levels of the organization.
  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Experience with incident triage and response process
  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.
  • Enjoy a challenge when it comes to technical issues and be resourceful finding a solution.
  • Effectively seeking and utilizing feedback from leaders and mentors to address skill gaps.

Anything Else?  Absolutely.

DriveTime was awarded Top Companies to Work for in AZ by for our great culture, one of the Best Places to Work in IT as awarded by PBJ, and a winner for the Best and Brightest places to work for in 2021. Essentially, we offer a creative, transparent, and fun environment since we work here too. DriveTime was also voted the Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc 5000, and we aren’t slowing down anytime soon!

So What About the Perks?  Perks matter.

  • Medical, Dental and Vision. DriveTime pays a nice chunk of your premiums to keep the cost as low as possible for our employees.
  • 16 days of PTO, 6 paid holidays, and 2 floating holidays. Because who doesn’t love time off?
  • Flexibility.  This position is full remote, hybrid, or full-time in office.  The choice is yours.
  • Benefits like 401(k), company paid life insurance, short and long-term disability.
  • Casual Dress. Come dressed in jeans (you’ll fit right in with the rest of us).
  • Game Room. Gimme a break - no, not a Kit Kat ad but we do have a ping-pong table, pool table and Virtual Reality if you ever need a break in your day.
  • Wellness Program and In-House Gym. We want our employees to be the best versions of themselves. That’s why we offer a Wellness Program that includes an in-house gym, B12 shots, teeth cleanings, biometric screenings and much more!
  • Growth opportunities. DriveTime takes a lot of pride in promoting from within. We have spent the last 14 years growing our team members and taking them on the path to owning their careers!

And when it comes to hiring, we don't just look for the right person for the job, we seek out the right person for DriveTime. Buckle up for plenty of opportunities to grow in a professional, fun, and high-energy environment!

Application Instructions

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