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MasterCard Senior Risk Analyst, PCI in O'Fallon, Missouri

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Job Title

Senior Risk Analyst, PCI

The mission of the PCI program at Mastercard is to protect our security posture. The PCI team ensures that all of our applications and platforms that handle payment data are PCI compliant and certified to PCI- DSS (Data Security Standards) as well as other PCI standards where applicable.

We are looking for someone to join our team to help us meet these compliance goals. This person will be a technically savvy person who likes to solve issues and drive outcomes.

Responsibilities include:

Provide support to Business/1st line assessment teams during PCI certifications; manage multiple certifications simultaneously

Work with Business/1st line teams to develop remediation strategies and compensating controls

Research, learn and apply knowledge about new technologies and environments that impact PCI

Participate in building the Mastercard PCI program to meet new requirements and address rapid growth

Address PCI inquiries from both internal and external stakeholders

Develop reports, metrics, and presentations for meetings, as needed

Knowledge of:

PCI standards and requirements

IT Audit experience/background

Latest information security protocols and standards

Physical and cloud environments

Security controls, especially those that impact PCI (encryption, access, testing etc.)

Security prevention and detection systems and other security event management systems

Data types and classifications

Ability to:

Employ strong research skills and problem solving skills

Communicate business risk to stakeholders

Understand security findings (from scanning/Pen test etc.)

Conduct or facilitate meaningful meetings

Work in slightly chaotic, rapidly growing environment

Be a strong team player

Due to COVID-19, most of our employees are working from home. We’ve implemented a virtual hiring process and continue to interview candidates by phone or video and are onboarding new hires remotely. We value the safety of each member of our community because we know we’re all in this together.

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.​

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting. Do not include any medical or health information in this email. The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly.

Requisition ID: R-129453