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American Express Campus Undergraduate - 2021 Information Security Full-time Analyst III in Columbia, South Carolina



is a full-time, entry-level opportunity to demonstrate knowledge gained and

apply it in a dynamic, high-performing Technology Risk & Information

Security team. Responsible for assisting with activities designed to

systematically run information security, such as security investigations,

intelligence, assurance, and/or other project oversight, including developing

standard methodologies for information security standards and handling IT

controls and compliance with regulatory guidance.

What type of work can you expect to do in InformationSecurity at American Express?

  • SecurityIncident Response/Threat Intelligence

  • Act as the front line of defense at American Expressprotecting the brand, employees, assets and card members across the globeagainst threats 24/7/365

  • Minimize risk of cyber attacks and focus on detectionand response of threats

  • Monitor, detect, and respond to security events andincidents that affect AXP globally

  • Infrastructure,Application, and Network Security

  • Drive risk reduction through the rapid identificationand remediation of vulnerabilities across the enterprise

  • Deliver secure network solutions that enable secureoperations and highly available products and services for our customers

  • Safeguard AXP data, customers, and brand throughcontinuous monitoring and testing of production application environments

  • DataLoss Prevention

  • Protect our customers, partners, and colleagues fromthe loss of sensitive information through normal business processesand/or malicious actors

  • Monitor and block sensitive data loss where legallypermissible

  • Identityand Access Management/Authentication

  • Deliver centralized Enterprise Identity and AccessManagement products

  • Provide authentication, authorization, and fulllifecycle management capabilities

  • Reduce, manage, and monitor risk associated withidentity and access to AXP resources

  • Cryptography/EncryptionServices

  • Protect all forms of sensitive information, on allplatforms, resulting in protection of the Brand and information assets,and regulatory compliance

  • Deliver cryptographic and key management solutions,and manage and operate secure cryptographic platforms

  • Drive continuous enhancement to data protection

  • Governance,Risk, Compliance

  • Bridge traditional boundaries between cyber and ITrisk and expanding partnerships with IT and the business to drive riskreduction in the enterprise

  • Innovate Risk Management through enhancements intooling and automation of processes; expand the capabilities oftechnology risk management

  • Extend risk management and control expertise beyondthe information security domains into IT development organizations andthe business


Hereare the skills and experience we are looking for. Do these describe you?

Skills/Experience Needed

  • CyberSecurity education and/or experience preferred

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Knowledgeor awareness in information security, compliance, assurance, and/or othersecurity best practices and principles

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cyber Security, ComputerScience, Software Engineering, Information Systems, or other related fieldpreferred

  • Studentsmust have a graduation date by June 2021


American Express’ heritage was built on service

and has been sustained by innovation. Through our evolution from an express

mail business in 1850, to one of the world’s largest card issuers by purchasing

volume and a digital innovator, we’ve never been afraid to explore new

possibilities and embrace the changing marketplace.


our high employee Satisfaction ratings to our many workplace awards, American

Express is consistently recognized as a great place to work by people around

the world. We offer talented individuals challenging work with purpose by

embracing both innovation and tradition. As our company has grown and

evolved, sometimes reinventing our business outright, we have never strayed

from the customer-service ethos and values on which the company was built

–trust, security, integrity, quality, good citizenship, respect and customer



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a job at American Express, almost anything is possible. Apply now!

Our application deadline is November 15th and the team

will review completed applications on a rolling basis. We appreciate your

patience while we consider your application and will be in contact with you by

April 30 th .


eligibility to work with American Express in the U.S. is required as the

company will not pursue visa sponsorships for these positions.

Job: Technology

Primary Location: United States

Schedule Full-time

Tags USTech, Handshake UNV-12520

Req ID: 20006395

American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, age, or any other status protected by law.