What you’ll be doing...

As a full-time member of the Verizon Enterprise Solutions security team, you will be responsible for overseeing, monitoring, maturing, and coordinating the design of Security Operations Center (SOC) Services for our Customers. The role is client and internal facing and requires the following primary skills: knowledge of the business and offering, risk management, relationship management, coordination, communication skills.

You will

· Oversee and coordinate the design of the SOC components of the Customer engagement, and ensure successful inclusion of the roles and contractual commitments within the design.

· Design and oversee implementation of new SOC service model with a unique set of requirements for the Customer’s environment, providing input and recommendations.

· Drive timely implementation of designed services for the SOC and related optional components of the Customer engagement.

· Act as a facilitator for liaising between Verizon’s security functions and the customer to ensure proper solution design, socialization, acceptance, and sign-off within the constraints of the contracted services.

· Provide security consulting oversight and strategic advisory for the customer during the design process to help the Customer improve their overall cyber security posture and reduce their cyber risk in the most optimal, cost effective manner

· Gather, analyze, understand and apply contextual and business information supporting the SOC services design of the Customer engagement.

· Ensure proactive and actionable notifications and deliverables are provided to the Customer within specified timeframes and reported as completed by due date.

· Drive design meetings with Customer stakeholders to discuss emerging threats, new services, technology improvements, and design maturation.

· Liaise and cultivate relationships with Customer and Verizon stakeholders to identify and reset expectations where appropriate, and adjust expectations within the confines of the existing capabilities should changes in business requirements, threat landscape or other similar requirements so dictate.

· Review and prepare digestible, actionable and timely information to hierarchical management and Customer stakeholders through recurring reporting, including but not limited to executive summaries, detailed design/progress reports, slide decks, and presentations.

· Periodically participate in presentations to Customer stakeholders, including management and executives, on information security topics and impacts on Customer strategy.

· Participate in meetings with other Verizon Security Stakeholders, Sales teams, and Contract Governance management on a regular basis to review on-going issues, interaction points, activities and challenges in the SOC design and delivery space.

What we’re looking for...

Required Skills, Experience, and Education:

  • This position requires 7+ years of recent experience in Information and/or Cyber Security, preferably in a lead consulting, architecture, advisory or leadership role.
  • Industry security certification(s) such as CISSP, SANS, CISA, CISM required
  • Previous experience working with external clients in a Professional Services or managed services type organization with consulting experience in the design, architecture, risk, and compliance area
  • Extensive client management experience strongly preferred
  • Detailed oriented and composed in challenging situations
  • Strong verbal, analytical, and written communication skills required
  • Demonstrable presentation skills
  • Experience working in dynamic and fast paced environments
  • Strong coordination experience with ability to work across teams and through organizational divides
  • Candidate should be able to work independently and interdependently as required
  • Ability to travel as necessary

Additional Experience:

  • Previous consulting experience with one of the Big 4 a plus
  • Managed Security Services and Professional Security Services background would be considered an advantage

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When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.