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Security Analyst

Rocket Software

Rocket Software

Waltham, MA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, April 30, 2024

It's fun to work in a company where people truly BELIEVE in what they're doing!

Job Description Summary:

As a Security Analyst with Rocket Software, you are part of a global, fast-paced IT organization with a primary mission to provide world class service to the software development labs and internal departments, ensuring our employees have access and communication systems to perform at the highest level. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for reporting, monitoring, and managing security policies, program, standards and processes. You will understand how information security works together with various business units while looking to manage cybersecurity issues as an enterprise risk. You will liaise with various business partners around the organization to ensure compliance with various frameworks including NIST, ISO 27001, 20243 and SOC 1 and 2. Additional responsibilities include performing due diligence investigations and responding to due diligence requests from partners and customers. As this is an opportunity to build the security program from the ground up, the ideal candidate will be comfortable in a fast changing and fluid environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage policies, procedures, standards and various regulatory and compliance programs

  • Assist with due diligence process that includes answering customer security questionnaires

  • Assist with maintaining a third-party vendor risk management program

  • Coordinate internal and external audit exercise

  • Maintain risk, exemption, security incident response registers

  • Assist with corporate risk management process

  • Assist with Business Impact Analysis and BCP/DR plan updates and testing

  • Protect Rocket customer and intellectual property data

  • Identify and report on vulnerabilities, SLAs, and tracking associated with a successful and robust information security program


  • 4-6 years of experience planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures

  • 2-4 years of experience with due diligence process, answering security questionnaires and third-party vendor risk management

  • Experience with due diligence process, answering security questionnaires and third-party vendor risk management

  • Experience planning, researching and developing security policies, standards and procedures

  • Ability to establish KPIs and KRIs to gauge risk, success, and maturity of information security program

  • Strong experience with Microsoft Excel

  • Knowledge of disaster recovery and business continuity

  • Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies and methods

  • Experience providing user guidance, documentation, and consultation

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills, self-motivated, results-driven and well organized.

  • Experience with change and incident management processes

Information Security:

Information security is everyone’s responsibility. A fundamental principle of information security at Rocket Software is that all individuals in the organization have a responsibility for the security and protection of company information and IT Resources over which they have control, according to their role.

Diversity, Inclusion & Equity:

At Rocket we are committed to an inclusive workplace environment, where every Rocketeer can thrive by bringing their full selves to work. Being a Rocketeer means you are part of our movement to continually drive inclusivity, diversity and equity in our workforce.

The base salary range for this role is $91,330.00 - $114,162.50 /year. Exact compensation may vary based on skills, experience, and location..

What Rocket Software can offer you in USA:

  • Extensive paid time off programs (paid holidays, sick, and unlimited vacation time)

  • Healthcare coverage options to fit you (and your family’s) needs

  • Retirement savings, with matching contributions by Rocket Software

  • Life and disability coverage

  • Leadership and skills training opportunities

  • Two paid work days for off-site training

Rocket Software Inc. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Rocket Software Inc. is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Rocket is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please call: 781-577-4321 or send an email to people@rocketsoftware.com. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.


If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!