Information Security Analyst- Micro Segmentation (Hybrid)

About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments, and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.

As a bank with a brain and a soul, Citi creates economic value that is systemically responsible and in our clients’ best interests. As a financial institution that touches every region of the world and every sector that shapes your daily life, our Enterprise Operations & Technology teams are charged with a mission that rivals any large tech company. Our technology solutions are the foundations of everything we do from keeping the bank safe, managing global resources, and providing the technical tools our workers need to be successful to designing our digital architecture and ensuring our platforms provide a first-class customer experience. We reimagine client and partner experiences to deliver excellence through secure, reliable, and efficient services.

Our commitment to diversity includes a workforce that represents the clients we serve from all walks of life, backgrounds, and origins. We foster an environment where the best people want to work. We value and demand respect for others, promote individuals based on merit, and ensure opportunities for personal development are widely available to all. Ideal candidates are innovators with well-rounded backgrounds who bring their authentic selves to work and complement our culture of delivering results with pride. If you are a problem solver who seeks passion in your work, come join us. We’ll enable growth and progress together.

Job Overview

The Chief Information Security Office (CISO) is home to deeply talented colleagues that work to ensure the safety of Citi's clients' and our proprietary data. We manage information security as one end-to-end program – one with a clear mandate and accountability. Our mission is a program that is fully anchored to modern control and architectural frameworks, is fully aligned with the enterprise architecture of the firm and is deeply integrated into the sectors and functions.

CISO’s Cyber Security Engineering and Architecture is responsible for delivering integrated risk reduction capabilities and services aligned to the architectural goals and priorities associated with leading ‘Change the Bank’ (CTB) and ‘Run the Bank’ (RTB) initiatives. This role entails leading and coordinating the execution of SASE Services, across the network security domain.  The successful candidate will have demonstrated success and be highly adept at: leading global programs and engineering change efforts; managing risk and execution of global programs by aligning resources and tactical/strategic decisions; and driving transformation across a complex enterprise to support cybersecurity goals. The candidate needs to have the ability to work on defining highly scalable and integrated security architectures, and influence roadmaps across a variety of product portfolios. The candidate needs to have the ability to define and drive interoperability with security components of a complex end to end network and cloud security ecosystem, focusing on client experience. Strong experience across cybersecurity, Technology Infrastructure, large enterprises will assist in delivering aspects of this service.  

The successful candidate will have responsibilities to design, deploy and maintain Network & Micro Segmentation through illumio. This encompasses illumio Policy Compute Engine (PCE), illumio SaaS and developing /deploying micro segmentation of applications and different environment using illumio. The Micro Segmentation lead analyst must partner with peer groups in design, deploy and maintain micro segmentation solutions and the business sectors to ensure a service-oriented organization that meets the business needs of a digital bank.


  • Working with Transformation Program Directors, Senior Architects, Steering Committees, CISO and CTI partners in delivering the transformational Programs

  • Working with CITI’s Cyber Security Lab, Architecture, Engineering to design, deploy and maintain micro segmentation solutions.

  • Interface and support Citi’s Security Architecture Council and Working Groups building strong rapport across teams.

  • Support Citi’s adoption of cloud continuum and holistic digital transformation.

  • Create automation of repetitive tasks like Software Install/upgrades, DB patching, OS Patching, Server build using Shell/Python scripting

  • Create project plans, perform impact analyses solve/work high impact problems/projects, and provide resolutions to restore services.

  • Review requirement documents, define hardware requirements and examine and update processes and procedures as necessary.

  • Provide technical/strategic direction and act as advisor/coach to junior engineers and operate with a limited level of direct supervision.

  • Contribute to technical direction and strategic decisions by prepare, discuss and implement strategic solutions to avoid repeated issue.

  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.


  • 5 + years of relevant cybersecurity and/or IT experience

  • Leadership roles across technology or cybersecurity leading large programs or transformational activities.

  • Experience in Micro and/or Network segmentation products like illumio, zScaler, Palo-Alto

  • Proven strong knowledge of Cyber Security solutions and products focusing on Cloud, Firewall, Network/ Macro/ Micro Segmentation.

  • Thorough understanding of industry and corporate technology standards for Cyber Security services

  • Demonstrated ability to take ownership and work with cross functional teams to manage multiple projects simultaneously under pressure.

  • Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and oral communication as well as strong presentation skills to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Experience with Linux/Unix administration is plus.

  • Strong knowledge of Proxy functionality and Proxy features


  • Bachelor’s degree/University degree or equivalent experience

  • Master’s degree preferred.

This job description provides a high-level review of the types of work performed. Other job-related duties may be assigned as required.


Job Family Group:



Job Family:

Information Security


Time Type:

Full time


Primary Location:

Irving Texas United States


Primary Location Full Time Salary Range:

$125,760.00 - $188,640.00

In addition to salary, Citi’s offerings may also include, for eligible employees, discretionary and formulaic incentive and retention awards. Citi offers competitive employee benefits, including: medical, dental & vision coverage; 401(k); life, accident, and disability insurance; and wellness programs. Citi also offers paid time off packages, including planned time off (vacation), unplanned time off (sick leave), and paid holidays. For additional information regarding Citi employee benefits, please visit Available offerings may vary by jurisdiction, job level, and date of hire.


Anticipated Posting Close Date:

Jun 12, 2024


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