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Federal Reserve Bank Dallas
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Federal Reserve Bank Dallas
in Dallas, TX, United States
Permanent, Full time
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It Examiner
IT Cybersecurity Examiner

About the Role:

We are looking for an experienced IT Cybersecurity Examiner to lead risk-focused IT assessments and examinations of financial institutions (FIs) and service providers (SPs) under Reserve Bank supervisory authority. This will be accomplished by reviewing IT audit and operations, information security programs, systems development life cycle processes, and management information systems for assurance of safe and sound practices and compliance with applicable banking laws, regulations, and policy statements.

You will work with nine other team members, eight that work in Dallas and one that works remotely, all of them making important contributions to protect the nations financial system.

You Will:

  • Partner with IT and safety and soundness examiners to plan, participate in, and/or lead supervisory events of financial institutions and service providers.
  • Analyze an entitys policies, procedures and controls related to IT strategy, risk, internal and external audit, development and acquisition, cyber/information security, business continuity, and operational capabilities.
  • Collaborate with examiners, Reserve Bank management, and other federal and state banking regulators to recommend IT regulatory ratings and assessments.
  • Develop work papers and reports to document your analysis and support your conclusions.
  • Develop surveillance briefings and research on emerging IT and cybersecurity threats.
  • Participate in Reserve Bank and System IT workgroup initiatives.

You Have:

  • Bachelors degree in computer science, cybersecurity, or related field; Masters degree in computer science, cybersecurity or related field is preferred
  • Minimum of five years of direct work experience auditing or managing security and technical controls using industry standard frameworks, such as FFIEC, NIST, SANS, and ISO
  • Advanced knowledge in information security, risk management, end point and server technologies, network management/architecture, intrusion detection and prevention systems, vulnerability/pen testing management, audit, and patch management systems
  • Experience evaluating and applying IT, cybersecurity, audit, and risk management concepts within a regulatory framework or at a financial services firm
  • Professional certifications in cybersecurity, audit, IT, risk management or related disciplines preferred
  • Strong analytical, writing skills, and oral communication, including presentation and negotiation skills in dealing with all levels of management, boards of directors and other regulatory agencies
  • Demonstrated teamwork, analytic and critical thinking abilities
  • Equivalent education and/or experience may be substituted for any of the above requirements

Why the Dallas Fed?

We are dedicated to serving the public by promoting a strong financial system and a healthy economy for all. These efforts take a team of dedicated individuals doing many different jobs. Together were creating a workplace where talented people can thrive, and we welcome your unique background and perspective to help present the best possible solutions for our partners.

Our Benefits:

Our total rewards program offers benefits that are the best fit for you at every stage of your career:

  • Comprehensive healthcare options (Medical, Dental, and Vision)
  • 401K match, and a fully funded pension plan
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and volunteer hours; flexible work environment
  • Generously subsidized public transportation and free parking
  • Annual tuition reimbursement
  • Professional development programs, training and conferences
  • And more


This position can be located in the Dallas, San Antonio, Houston, or El Paso offices. We also are open to considering remote work locations for highly skilled candidates who have the ability to travel at least 25% of the time. Relocation benefits also are available.

This position may be filled at various levels based on candidates qualifications as determined by the department.

This position requires access to confidential supervisory information and/or FOMC information, which is limited to Protected Individuals as defined in the U.S. federal immigration law.  Protected individuals include, but are not limited to U.S. citizens, U.S. nationals, and U.S. permanent residents who either are not yet eligible to apply for naturalization or who have applied for naturalization within the requisite timeframe.  Candidates who are not U.S. citizens or U.S. permanent residents may be eligible for the information access required for this position and sponsorship for a work visa, and subsequently for permanent residence, if they sign a declaration of intent to become a U.S. citizen and meet other eligibility requirements.

The Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer that believes in the diversity of our people, ideas and experiences, and we are committed to building an inclusive culture that represents the communities we serve.

If you need special or additional accommodations during your interview process, please notify your Talent Acquisition Consultant.


Primary Location: TX-Dallas
Work Locations:
Organization: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Schedule: Full-time
Job Type: Experienced
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time