Newell Brands Information Security Analyst - Threat and Vulnerability in Atlanta, Georgia


The Information Security Analyst – Threat and Vulnerability Management role reports to the Sr. Manager of Threat Intelligence and is responsible for identifying, categorizing, tracking, and helping to remediate vulnerabilities in the global enterprise environment. The Analyst is also responsible for proactively protecting information assets from unauthorized or inappropriate access, use or disclosure as well as business disruptions through proper identification and escalation of vulnerabilities. In addition to working closely with IT and the Business, regular interaction with internal and external auditors, Legal, Privacy and Ethics is also required of the position.

Duties and responsibilities may include:

  • Develop an understanding of Newell Brands current and forward-looking threat profile.

  • Responsible for supporting Security Operations functions including Threat and Vulnerability Management, Incident Response, Alerting and Monitoring

  • Responsible for supporting Penetration Testing exercises.

  • Protects valuable information and maintains the confidentiality and integrity of data through:

  • Knowledge of security management, network & protocols, data and application security solutions

  • Knowledge of industry trends and current and emerging risks

  • Assists in electronic discovery at and digital forensic investigations.

  • Provides expertise, guidance and advice related to all information security issues.


  • 5 years in an Information Security role

  • Proven experience with Vulnerability Assessment tools (Nexpose, Nessus) required.

  • Experience with Metasploit preferred.

  • Ability to demonstrate thorough understanding of security concepts.

  • Ability to demonstrate thorough knowledge network, OS, and application vulnerabilities.

  • Ability to demonstrate thorough knowledge designing vulnerability mitigations.

  • Ability to manually assess vulnerabilities and verify false positives.

  • Ability to prioritize vulnerabilities by their risk to the organization.

  • Ability to design asset onboarding procedures to make sure all assets are accounted for.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Information Management Systems, or related field required.

  • GPEN Certified Penetration Tester, GCIH Certified Incident Handler, or Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) preferred.

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.

Organization: Newell Brands - Corporate

Title: Information Security Analyst - Threat and Vulnerability

Location: United States-Georgia-Atlanta

Requisition ID: 308156