Ascend is the largest credit union in Middle Tennessee and one of the largest credit unions in the United States, with approximately $2.5 billion in assets. With an occupation-based field of membership, Ascend is focused on the expansion and diversification of the select employee groups it serves, which creates greater security for the credit union and its member-owners. Approximately 650 employees serve more than 207,000 members from 28 Middle Tennessee locations and the Corporate Headquarters.
Ascend recognizes that its employees are critical to the credit union’s sustained success and future growth. Our employees are the face of the credit union and their personal successes fuel the success of the team. Through collaboration between employees, management, our membership and our Board, we fuel an engine that propels the credit union forward.
Thank you for your interest in a career with Ascend Federal Credit Union! Being employed by Ascend is vastly different than just holding a job. The credit union prides itself on providing employees rewarding career opportunities, competitive benefits and a unique work culture. The credit union’s commitment to its employees is fostered by its commitment to the member-owners, ensuring dedicated and engaged employees to serve the membership. Ascend’s vision to be the most loved credit union in our market by employees and members alike has earned the credit union distinctions including Federal Credit Union of the Year (NAFCU, 2015), Best Credit Union to Work For (2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019) and Training Top 125 (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019).
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Primary responsibilities include detailed and proficient work designing, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating the security systems that protect the credit union’s computer systems and data. Also responsible for analyzing data to recognize security threats and creating automated proactive measures to detect and prevent data loss. Maintains and supports data protection tools and monitoring systems. This position will work closely with the Security Operations Center, Security Architect, and other members of the Ascend Information Technology team to support the overall mission of the company and its long-term strategic business initiatives.
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Ascend Federal Credit Union is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy of Ascend Federal Credit Union to recruit, hire, train and promote persons in all job classifications without regard to race, religion, sex, disability, national origin or age except where sex, age or national origin are bona fide occupational qualifications.