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Risk & Controls Security Senior Analyst

Location: Norwood, Massachusetts, United States

Secondary Locations: Urbandale,Iowa,United States;

Company: Mercer

Job ID R_045354-en

Risk & Controls Security Senior Analyst - Mercer  

Application Security is a critical component of a company’s compliance strategy. We are looking for a subject matter expert to greatly enhance our capabilities in this space. Mercer is the industry leader in helping companies create dynamic solutions that make a difference in the moments that matter.

As the Security Senior Analyst, you will be responsible for business application security for Mercer Services. This will include resolving security questions, developing and implementing termination & quarterly security review procedures and evaluating risks and controls. You will also perform periodic application access security reviews and security administration tasks as needed. It’s important you possess the ability to  understand the application and tools supported by Risk & Controls Centralized Security including security procedures and systems capabilities.

Your responsibilities will also include the following:

  • Implement new applications as part of the daily termination user access and quarterly security review process.
  • Create and perform management reporting for daily imports and Quarterly Security Reviews as needed
  • Facilitate the SOC 1 & 2 population and evidence gathering with the off shore team and verify all evidence is in good order prior to submission
  • Perform application security reviews, compiling a consolidated user list, running reports, performing access comparisons, and obtaining exception approvals as needed 
  • Monitor global email inbox to answer routine questions and route incoming requests as appropriate
  • Support additional application security review efforts as needed
  • Identify and implement security process improvements
  • Provide support for SOC 1 GCC processes and interact with auditors as needed
  • Perform ad hoc projects as required

You will provide guidance to our offshore team and function as the escalation point for them. You should have good analytical skills to determine solutions and solid time/project management skills to produce time sensitive reports.

If you are ready to make a difference in  compliance with policy and meeting security for our clients, submit your resume and let’s talk about your experience in application security. Mercer might be the right place for you to implement your expertise and help grow our capabilities!

Mercer delivers advice and technology-driven solutions that help organizations meet the health, wealth and career needs of a changing workforce. Mercer’s more than 22,000 employees are based in 43 countries and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), the leading global professional services firm in the areas of risk, strategy and people. With more than 60,000 colleagues and annual revenue over $13 billion, Marsh & McLennan helps clients navigate an increasingly dynamic and complex environment.

Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Marsh, which advises individual and commercial clients of all sizes on insurance broking and innovative risk management solutions; Guy Carpenter, which develops advanced risk, reinsurance and capital strategies that help clients grow profitably and pursue emerging opportunities; and Oliver Wyman, which serves as a critical strategic, economic and brand advisor to private sector and governmental clients. For more information, visit Follow Mercer on Twitter @Mercer.

Mercer LLC and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC).

Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. For more information about our company, please visit us at: We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at:

Marsh & McLennan Companies and its Affiliates are EOE Minority/Female/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employers.

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