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Security Engineering Professional

Company: Fiserv
Location: Albany
Posted on: July 20, 2021

Job Description:

What does a great Security Engineering Professional do?

This exciting role within the Credit Risk Management team will be responsible for creating and managing risk related capabilities for financial products provided to merchants.

This job will also provide an opportunity to leverage large set of leverage transaction level merchant data to power risk decisions and will involve extensive data analysis using advanced techniques on this powerful dataset to arrive at smart ‘Risk-Return Tradeoff’ decisions. As a Data Engineer/Analyst, you will work to create data-intensive applications which guide business decisions and improve Fiserv’s ability to identify risk. Some of our recent projects utilized specialized skill sets such as process automation, automated workflows/reporting, text mining, keyword extraction, predictive analysis, machine learning, and data modeling. . As a member of the Global Risk and Data analytics team, you will own the data space and work closely with adjacent teams in Data Science, Fraud & Risk Analysis, and Fraud & Risk Investigations.

Basic Qualifications for Consideration:


  • High School graduate/GED
  • 2+ years of prior experience
  • Experience in Python or other programming languages

Preferred Qualifications for Consideration:

  • BA/BS or Master's degree in a quantitative field such as; Statistics, Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Data Sciences.
  • Prior experience with risk management.
  • Analytics: Strong analytical/data mining and strategic problem solving skills
  • High energy and drive to innovate and evolve existing products, policies and processes while effectively managing day-to-day processes
  • Project Management: Detail oriented and organization skills; ability to manage multiple priorities/projects to effectively manage end-to-end process
  • Communications: Ability to communicate effectively and work well in a matrix environment, working closely with cross functional business partners
  • Technical Skills: Excellent Excel and PowerPoint, solid/strong SAS/SQL knowledge, Big Data, Hadoop, Machine learning and/or other statistical programming experience is a definite plus

To support the total well-being of our associates, Fiserv takes a broad approach to our benefits. We offer a comprehensive benefits package that provides flexibility and affordability with a variety of medical, dental, vision, life insurance and disability options.

We are #FISVProud of our benefits and well-being programs. Our commitment to wellness, wellness education, preventive services and fitness activities are designed to meet you where you are.

Life moves fast. And as it does, we know most people aren’t thinking about “financial services” But we are.

We help people and businesses move money and information every minute of every day. Our solutions connect financial institutions, corporations, merchants and consumers to one another, millions of times a day, behind the scenes, reliably and securely.

We’re Fiserv, a global leader in Fintech and payments enabling innovative financial services experiences that are in step with the way people live and work today. The company’s approximately 44,000 associates proudly serve clients in more than 100 countries, so their customers, members and consumers can move money when and where they need it, at the point of thought.

Our Aspiration is to move money and information in a way that moves the world. As a FORTUNE™ 500 company and one of FORTUNE Magazine World’s Most Admired Companies for the eighth consecutive year, we are committed to excellence and purposeful innovation.

The Merchant Joint Ventures and Acquirer Processing business brings to bear the transformative combination of Fiserv and First Data to deliver extraordinary value to merchant customers. One of the foundational strengths of our company is the size and scope of our acquiring processing capabilities. These products and services are widely used by many channels that serve merchants -- both directly and indirectly. With the proliferation of payment providers in the marketplace, we are at the forefront of growth and innovation. Fiserv has established our Acquirer Processing Capability (APC) as a product line and business. The focus of the APC will be to analyze all areas of our acquirer processing products and services to clearly define costs, volumes, and trends across our direct merchant acquiring channels, merchant Joint Ventures, and acquiring partners. In establishing this product line, our goal is to define strategies for growth, innovation, cost-effectiveness, and greater profitability.

We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. Fiserv is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected.


Keywords: Fiserv, Albany , Security Engineering Professional, Other , Albany, New York

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