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Sr. Information Security Risk Analyst - Third Party Pen Test (US Shift)

Req id:  24640

Makati City, National Capital Region (NCR), PH



As the Information Company, our mission at OpenText is to create software solutions and deliver services that redefine the future of digital. Be part of a winning team that leads the way in Enterprise Information Management. 



The Opportunity: 

  • Working in the Global Information Security team, the Security Risk Analyst will work to complete risk assessments as well as work to coordinate third-party penetration testing. 
  • They will work with both the security architecture team to coordinate third-party penetration tests and the risk team to complete risk assessments. The Risk Analyst will provide support for the third-party pen test lead.  You will be working with cross-functional teams in GIS, engineering, operations, and working with external vendors to act as the point of contact for third-party penetration testing.  You will initiate workflows, ensure approvals are received, and communications to all stakeholders are distributed to ensure a successful third-party penetration test is achieved.  
  • To complete risk assessments, the Risk Analyst will be expected to understand a wide array of IT security controls, processes, and concepts. The Risk Analyst will provide support for our Security Risk Management methodology and be specifically responsible for executing risk assessments for our product/platforms/services and our 3rd party vendors.  The role will also be required to apply risk review concepts in support of audit controls for ISO27001, SOC1, and SOC2 on the Open Text Commercial platforms. This is a hands-on role that will require detailed knowledge of security concepts, governance models, commercial platform processing, risk models, security controls, security audits and other common IT and security domain concepts.


You are great at: 

  • Assisting the Global Information Security (GIS) team to service and support information security risk initiatives 
  • Applying security policy and technical controls to risk assessments to Open Text business units to complete product/platform risk assessments
  • Completing physical risk assessments
  • Completing third-party vendor risk assessments 
  • Analyzing risk assessment results and working with risk owners on mitigation actions
  • Communicating to stakeholders and communicating across different functional teams  


What it takes: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business Administration, or similar degree, or equivalent experience preferred. 
  • 3+ years in security compliance, risk, and governance
  • Knowledge of merger and acquisition processes and ability to analyze security risk for M&A activities 
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required to work across multiple internal business units
  • Familiar with commonly used information security frameworks, best practices, and standard procedures
  • Capable of working independently under pressure in a continually changing environment
  • Being resourceful in knowing how to research requirements, learn new technologies, and apply an understanding of controls to determine risk
  • Strong knowledge of Open Text Commercial products and solutions is helpful  
  • Audit framework knowledge for ISO27001/27017, SOC1 & SOC2, PCI-DSS, HIPAA desired 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to participate in key proactive security programs
  • CISA, CISM, CISSP or other IT certifications preferred
  • Amenable to working the night shift



OpenText's efforts to build an inclusive work environment go beyond simply complying with applicable laws. Our Employment Equity and Diversity Policy provides direction on maintaining a working environment that is inclusive of everyone, regardless of culture, national origin, race, color, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, family status, age, veteran status, disability, religion, or other basis protected by applicable laws. Should you require accommodations during the selection process, please contact accomodationrequests@opentext.com).


Our growing team is mapping the future of Information Management, and we continue to make new discoveries that expand its boundaries. Join us and be part of a winning team, where the opportunities for your career are limitless. 

From its innovative start as a research project by University of Waterloo professors in 1991, OpenText has grown into a global company with offices in more than 35 countries. Our high- performance culture has forged our growth and is an excellent fit for people looking to push themselves to learn and do more.

It’s our time to lead, and as part of our team, it will be your time too. Our continued growth will provide you the opportunity to explore, learn and chart an exciting career path while enjoying a good work-life balance. 

If you thrive in a dynamic work environment, there is always a new horizon to explore. We are proud to offer excellent benefits, challenging work and competitive financial rewards. 

Our employee programs prioritize employees’ well-being and that of their families. We offer a comprehensive benefit plan, education assistance, a wellness/fitness reimbursement and time off to volunteer. 

Social events 
With offices around the world and flexible work arrangements, OpenText strives to make sure all our employees feel connected. Teamwork extends to our social lives too from local social events to company-wide activities, we want our employees to take time to relax and have fun.  

Corporate Citizenship  
Corporate Citizenship is more than a program for us, it is engrained in our purpose, impact, and approach to doing business. Through numerous volunteer initiatives, we support education and innovation for global change.

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