Established in 1832, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC is a full-service financial services
firm, providing comprehensive financial advice and superior service to individual, corporate, and
institutional investors. At Janney, our mission is to be the highest standard of success in financial
Through our wealth management approach, we focus on the delivery of strategic financial plans
that utilize a variety of financial products and services best suited to help individual investors
and families meet their financial goals. Janney is equally committed to providing our corporate,
municipal and institutional clients objective advice for the successful execution of their unique
business plans. Janney serves clients through a network of professionals in branch offices located
along the East Coast. We are an independently operated subsidiary of The Penn Mutual Life
Insurance Company, one of the largest mutual insurance companies in the nation, and we are
members of the New York Stock Exchange, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the
Securities Investor Protection Corporation.
The Janney Information Technology department has been a major contributor toward Janney
productivity with successive years of record enterprise growth. The culture focuses on valuing
individual contributions toward team accomplishments where employees have much say in their
job. Janney IT has been recognized within the financial services industry including: a CIO
100 Honoree, Enterprise Mobility excellence within financial services, Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader, a two-time winner from WealthManagement.com in the category of Technology for Broker-dealers with less than 1000 Advisors (including most recently in September 2020), and most importantly - awarded 7 of the last 8 years by either InformationWeek or Computerworld as one of the 100 Best Places to Work in IT.
This position will be responsible for the implementation, daily oversight, and analysis of IT Risk Management systems and services including access control systems, network and perimeter controls, log and event correlation systems, and system and network component baselining. Specific systems to be addressed include Content Filtering, Malware Prevention and Detection, Windows GPO and System Baselines including Assessment Software to verify configurations, and Remote Access Management including authentication, VPN configuration and remote access to Mail systems. The position will be expected to support security aspects of IT projects and tasks including the evaluation, testing and integration of new systems and services, the maintenance and ongoing support of architectures, platforms and applications, and the remediation of security events related to IT systems and applications. The engineer will monitor systems and indicators, evaluate various inputs and provide interpretation of the results, and work with various factions of Janney to mitigate and minimize threats. The engineer will also assist with authorization and access control systems used to administer access privileges for internal IT customers.
The position will require continual analysis of the confidentiality, availability and overall integrity of various aspects of the computing environment including servers, network components, individual workstations and controls and protections provided at the perimeter. The role works within the IT Risk Management organization to ensure that the physical and logical stability, reliability, confidentiality, and integrity of Janney systems is in accordance with policies, procedures and guidelines. The engineer will perform the remediation of audit and compliance items, evaluate pre- and post-audit assessments, and to assist with the research and update of the current security standards and policy items ensuring the secure operation of our corporate infrastructure.
Security+ or CISSP suggested.