Financial Service Security Engineer II

Job Locations US-TX-Richardson
Information Technology
Position Type
Bachelor's Degree


RealPage Outperforms! We are a leading global provider of software and data analytics to the real estate industry. Clients use our platform to improve operating performance and increase capital returns.


We are a run fast, have fun and reap rewards type of environment. RealPage offers an engaging work culture that fosters personal and career growth for our employees. We continually reinvent and evolve to meet the needs of the customers we serve through technology and vision. You can feel it in the work we do and the clients that benefit. Our unique company philosophy fosters innovation, excellence and collaboration.


As the Financial Service Security Engineer you will be the focal point for securing RealPage financial services businesses against hackers and other cyber threats.  You will be expected to effectively engage between the RealPage financial services businesses and the enterprise information security function, and be a trusted advisor to the business and technology stakeholders.  You will broadly be responsible for providing broad knowledge of RealPage strategies, policies, processes, architecture and roadmaps to enable information security requirements.


  • Build and maintain effective relationship with RealPage financial services stakeholders. Be the voice of Information Security in the division/business area and the voice of the business within Information Security.
  • Own and communicate the business roadmap for Information security aligned with risk appetite and overall Information Security roadmap. Align Information Security responsibilities and working practices of divisions. Identify and resolve risks and issues.
  • Facilitate planning, introduction, delivery of Information Security services and initiatives to support compliance activities, security audits, security capability / maturity improvement, delivery of point services such as vulnerability assessments, project risk assessments, vendor assessments, divisional security awareness and educations
  • Deliver targeted security and risk briefings to business leadership
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of security architecture, and the design of Information Security service and processes supporting the financial services business.
  • Contribute to business continuity planning.
  • Ensure that policy compliance is appropriate to the Business Unit’s level of risk acceptance.
  • Advise stakeholders on how to achieve the relevant controls and assist with solutions to support them.
  • Where necessary ensure that processes are documented and communicated in language that is relevant and understandable to non-technical audiences.
  • Support and deliver security initiatives as needed and demonstrate and track progress to stakeholders.
  • Raise the profile of security within the organization by being pro-actively involved with stakeholders and customers.
  • Any other duties relating to the remit of a role of this standing as required by the needs of the business.



  • Bachelor's degree and minimum 4 years of experience in Information Security, Information Assurance and/or Cyber Security space. Additional relevant experience and professional certifications will be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Experience in the information security field designing and implementing enterprise security solutions.
  • Deep and broad understanding related to security encompassing end point technologies, applications, application hosting, physical and virtual data center hosting.
  • Experience with security practices such as security incident response and risk management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a wide range of audiences including technologists, executives, business stakeholders and IT team members.
  • Must be a critical thinker with strong problem-solving skills.
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant legal and regulatory requirements.
  • Accustomed to information security risk assessments processes
  • Knowledge of information security management frameworks, such as ISO 27001, ITIL, COBIT or NIST.
  • High level of personal integrity, and the ability to professionally handle confidential matters and show an appropriate level of judgment and maturity.
  • High degree of initiative, dependability and ability to work with little supervision.
  • Ability to think at systems / architecture level I.e. How do all the parts of the solution fit together not just design at element level.
  • Proven ability in security process and organizational design; Current understanding of Industry trends and emerging threats; and knowledge of incident response methodologies and technologies.




Desired Qualification:

  • Advanced degree in applicable field
  • Professional information security certification, such as a Health Certified Information Systems CISSP, CRISC, CISA, etc
  • Technical writing for senior management
  • 8+ years of information security experience working in an infrastructure or security architecture environment.
  • Cyber security risk management experience, e.g. conducting assessments, identifying risks, and recommending solutions.
  • Expertise with NIST and ISO 27000 series, particularly NIST SP 800-53, NIST SP 800-171, ISO 27001/2.



At RealPage, we’re always looking for talented professionals who thrive in a learning work environment that continually supports individual greatness. We foster a culture of innovation and creativity. It is the things you do that bring out the best of you and RealPage.


RealPage considers qualified applicants without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, race, national origin, age, veteran, or disability status. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive work environment where all teammates feel a sense of belonging while bringing their authentic self to the table and being valued for it.


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