John Deere IT Security Analyst Risk Assessment & Compliance in Garza Garcia, Mexico

There are 7 billion people on this planet. And by 2050, there will be 2 billion more... many moving into urban centers at an unprecedented rate. Making sure there is enough food, fiber and infrastructure for our rapidly growing world is what we’re all about at John Deere. And it’s why we’re investing in our people and our technology like never before in our 175-year history. Here the world’s brightest minds are tackling the world’s biggest challenges. If you believe one person can make the world a better place, we’ll put you to work. RIGHT NOW.

Title: IT Security Analyst Risk Assessment & Compliance Primary Location: Mexico (MX) - Nuevo León (MX-NLE) - Garza Garcia Function: Information Technology

John Deere is a foremost leader in the ag equipment business, and we continue to put a solid stamp on other industries. For over 150 years, the company’s portfolio of groundbreaking products has grown to include industries related to and outside of agriculture, including Turf, Construction and Forestry and Wind Technologies. The image of John Deere is no longer that of a signature green tractor meandering across a field; it’s been replaced with an image of acceleration, swift progress, and innovative leaping toward the company’s 200th year. The product line alone serves as proof with advances in machine performance, equipment automation, fleet management, and John Deere’s ongoing investment in emerging markets.

Our IT professionals have the opportunity to participate not only in the daily IT activities, but also in areas where IT is being used as a competitive advantage in our business for product development, production and services. Additionally, working as a member of an aligned, high–performing, cross–functional team, an IT professional at John Deere has opportunity to apply information technologies to improve our business processes and product quality

What you will do?* Manage moderate sized projects leveraging resources from multiple functional areas.

  • Provide assistance in running pre-audit reports and distributing that data to all required parties across the Enterprise.

  • Assist the Risk Management Team in the IT audit comments - follow-up process.

  • Assist the Risk Management Team in discovering ownership for IT assets associated with OS/Application vulnerabilities.

  • Perform risk assessment activities for Deere units across the enterprise.

  • Perform root cause analysis of assessment findings to drive process improvements.

  • Review existing processes for opportunities for continuous improvement.

  • Provide security consulting to IT and the business partners.

What you’ll take?* Knowledge of operating systems environments and the respective security mechanisms that are administered. Has a good understanding of the principles and can independently use the knowledge.

  • Knowledge of user credentials storage concepts (i.e. RACF, NT, Active Directory, Mail Administration). Has an expert understanding of the principles, can apply the information to complex situations, solve complex problems, conduct research/break new ground, develop new applications, and provide expert support for other practitioners.

  • Knowledge of computer security integration.

  • Knowledge of security processes, administration tools, and general security architecture. Performs more complex functions, understands principles, may teach others.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Information technology experience and/or business experience. 3 - 5 years.

  • General computer security or information technology (IT) auditing experience. 1 - 3 years.

  • Advanced English

  • University Degree (4 years or equivalent) in an Information Technology discipline.DESIRED:* Understanding of John Deere's computer security policies and a detailed knowledge of computer security concepts

What you will get?

Customers around the world know what to expect from John Deere products: quality, reliability and performance excellence. Our values also extend to the way we take care of our employees and their families.

John Deere--a proven business leader-- watch your potential grow.

This position will be posted for a minimum of 7 business days and unposted when a qualified pool of candidates is achieved.

Candidates must have the necessary work permits to work in the country.