NVR Senior Information Security Analyst in Reston, Virginia20190

Senior Information Security Analyst

Location: VA - Reston


NVR has been helping families build their happily ever after since 1948. As a Top 5 US homebuilder, we’re committed to quality and to our customers and we take pride in the nearly 400,000 new homes we have sold and built across the country. Working in the homebuilding industry is tangible and rewarding, but not every job at NVR requires a hard hat. We don’t just sell and build new homes; we also manage teams, acquire land, manufacture materials, provide mortgages to our customers, and provide corporate support to NVR’s multi-billion dollar business operations.

This position is responsible for analyzing information from designated information security systems, developing information security requirements for key areas of the business and working on assigned information security tasks with limited supervision. This includes, but is not limited to, physical security, data security (including data privacy security), electronic discoveries, network security, virus related activities, disaster recovery and security related audit activities and solutions.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Operational Security Tasks

  • Assisting with the oversight of our Security Operations Center and related log collection and analysis tools.

  • Supporting the creation, documentation, and implementation of security policies, procedures and practices.

  • Project-related Security Tasks

  • Assisting project teams with performing risk and vulnerability assessments on business processes and infrastructure systems. Working with appropriate parties to develop appropriate resolution and/or mitigation plans.

  • Incident Response

  • Coordinating detection, analysis and remediation activities on attacks that impact information assets.

  • Accurately and timely performing electronic discovery activities including data identification, collection, preservation and processing.

  • Audit and Compliance

  • Planning and performing security assessments on designated technologies and systems by using tools and other methods including interviews.

  • Performing designated verifications, assessments and controls as required by Audit and the Internal Compliance Process.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in computer science or equivalent discipline.

  • Minimum 4-5 years’ experience in an information security role.

  • Security-related industry certifications are preferred, but not required (e.g., CISA, CISSP, GSEC, Security+).

  • Knowledge of security industry practices and standards including SANS Top 20 Controls, and NIST.

  • Experience with security assessments, incident response activities and working in environments subject to regulations (e.g., SOX, Data Privacy) and audit oversight.

Life at NVR

At NVR, your desire to excel is matched by our commitment to your success and we’ll give you the tools and industry knowledge you need. Our management team is tenured and talented, nearly 80% of them promoted from within, so you’ll find mentors who can share their knowledge, provide career guidance and encourage your success.

NVR also offers benefits among the best in the industry that reflect the strong commitment we have to all of our employees.

  • Competitive Compensation

  • Home Purchase Discount

  • Mortgage and Settlement Services Discounts

  • Comprehensive Health, Life and Disability Insurance

  • 401(k) (Full-time employees are eligible to contribute immediately)

  • Employee Stock Ownership Program

  • Vacation and Holidays

In addition to the traditional benefits, we offer all our employees stock ownership through a profit sharing trust as part of our retirement savings package. NVR has had the highest Earnings Per Share growth rate in the homebuilding industry for the past 10 years, so as we grow financially, so do you.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Drug Testing and Credit Check are required.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the United States, as NVR does not provide visa sponsorships.