What you’ll be doing...

Creating technologies to solve the world's biggest challenges is no small task. Join our Corporate Information Security Team focused on security governance and assurance. If you are a thought leader that is looking to help drive real security change, then we want you!

You will work with security leaders and business stakeholders to shape the security governance framework, facilitate adoption of security controls and standards and provide situational awareness to stakeholders regarding security risk management efforts. You will work independently, interact tactfully and confidently with IT, security, and business leaders, and apply sound information security risk management practices.

  • Security Governance – Actively collaborate with team members and security stakeholders to define security policy and controls in an easily understood and adoptable manner.
  • Standard Development – Proactively lead and facilitate efforts to revise or develop security standards that help govern consistent security execution. Standards should be instructional and actionable so that requirements can easily be understood and adopted. Effectively manage the subject matter resources to accomplish the effort in the allotted time.
  • Process Improvement - Lead process improvement initiatives that drive better security control adoption, situational awareness, and assurance. Initiatives will have a strong emphasis on consistent process and tool enablement to help shrink the security attack surface.
  • Education - Educate employees, security partners, and leadership on security related responsibilities and address any questions that arise regarding policy, control or standard interpretation.
  • Enablement – Work closely with security stakeholders to understand the challenges that they face performing security risk management activities and identify ways which security governance can help overcome identified obstacles.
  • Leadership - Project confidence, poise and effectiveness in a dynamic environment while interacting with team members, security partners, and leadership.
  • Industry – Keep abreast of latest trends in security governance and implications on the technology industry.
  • Risk Management - Decompose complex security processes and solutions to identify relevant risk areas, potential control points, and provide sound recommendations for risk treatment.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience
  • Experience in one or more of the following fields: IT, Application Development, Network Engineering, or Cyber Security.
  • Experience in Security Risk Management.

Even better if you have:

  • A Master’s degree in Information Systems, Information Security, Information Assurance, or Technology.
  • Certifications: PMP, CISM, CRISC, CISSP.
  • Expertise in emerging technologies and the security governance implications.
  • Mastery of cyber security risk management concepts, cybersecurity frameworks, control, standards, and security technologies.
  • Understanding of Verizon business operations and knowledge of the foundational technologies used across environments.
  • Proven expertise in applying security risk management while considering business drivers and implications.
  • Experience preparing and providing executive level statuses and presentations.
  • Extensive experience authoring technical security documentation.
  • Ability to develop creative and innovative solutions to complex security and risk related issues.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize and balance multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills and the ability to thrive in a team environment.
  • Ability to navigate diverse perspectives and promote an inclusive and collaborative environment to realize beneficial security governance solutions.


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.

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