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Information Security Manager Architect

Deerfield, IL | IT
Job ID: 72739
Listed on 6/29/2017

Information Security Manager Architect -


 • Provides leadership and guidance to the regional IT organization on cyber and information security and risk management activities, education, and solutions 
• Contributes to defining global security strategy and architecture processes 
• Defines and establishes regional security processes based on global security strategy and architecture, with a focus on practices for Vulnerability Management, Systems Development Lifecycle, Information Security Processes including risk based Architecture design. 
• Directs a regional approach for the implementation of global IT security standards and methodologies 
• Provides input to global security operations such as incident response, monitoring, trend identification, and security posture and remediation 

• Reports to the Head of Security Strategy & Architecture on plans and status of relevant projects, including the regional security strategy and implementation initiatives 
• Contributes to the design, development, and deployment of global security strategy and architecture concepts 
• Cooperates with regional teams in understanding global security strategy and architecture requirements 
• Conducts periodic review of security-related SDLC processes and stage gates 
• Incorporates cyber security and IT risk management into regional activities 
• Be the subject matter expert in security and assessments, including vulnerability management processes, vendor security reviews, penetration testing, and application security
• Conducts follow-ups on any identified corrective actions 
• Functions as an advisor to system owners, security program managers and others in all matter (technical and otherwise) involving IT security and continuity 
• Directs or delegates level 3 support services for the region 
• Manages the relationship between IT security and regional business executives and business managers 
• Provides recommendations in planning of programs and projects in the area of cyber security 
• Reviews and manages budget and reports financial and event status to Head of Security Strategy & Architecture 

• Bachelor’s Degree (business administration, risk management, information security, Management Information Systems (MIS), Computer Science or related IT field) or high school degree 
• 7+ years IT experience 
• 5+ years of work experience in developing, implementing and managing security solutions 
• 3+ years of work experience in designing and architecture security strategy and solutions 
• Demonstrated leadership role in working with C-Suite executives and the Board 
• Experience with implementing and operating security programs in a global environment, with a focus in Germany and European countries 
• Hands-on experience with the development of security strategy and frameworks, architectural methodologies, and service delivery 
• Project management experience including full lifecycle implementation 
• Proven ability to analyse a wide variety of data and make calculated, risk-based decisions 
• Ability to communicate ideas and data both verbally and written in a persuasive and appropriate manner 
• Ability to assess strengths and weaknesses of staff members and provide suggestions for improvement 
• Ability to write and speak in the English language 

• Information security certification (CISSP, CISM, CISA, GIAC, CEH, CCSK)