What you’ll be doing...

You will review, interpret, and provide guidance related to security frameworks (i.e. NIST, ISO, PCI, etc.) and identify information security risks associated with business initiatives impacting Verizon networks, information assets and business operations. You will provide security consultation, direction and guidance to business partners that meet security policy requirements, standards, best practices and reduced risk. You will work with security leadership and key stakeholders to gain risk acceptance on security risk matters when needed. Additionally, you will work with application, technical and business teams to inform and educate on security policies, risks and threats.

  • Serving as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on security frameworks and requirements, utilizing this knowledge to advise business units, supporting policy development, and conducting risk analysis.
  • Reviewing new federal and state cybersecurity regulations, providing feedback to Wireless Business Operations team and Legal. Based upon analysis, developing recommendations on security controls to address gaps
  • Evaluating business unit implementation of key security frameworks and providing recommendations to address alignment.
  • Performing detailed risk assessments and providing recommendations to the business.
  • Providing general guidance, interpretation and education on specific security policies (primarily CPI-810) across requesting organizations related to their projects and applications.
  • Determining if security risk factors exist and helping associated teams understand the risk factors based on Corporate Information Security Standards.
  • Identifying initiatives with risk areas that need specialized security expertise.
  • Collaborating with the core business partners and other security teams to improve controls via creative process design which meet the evolving business needs for customer experience and efficiency.
  • Collaborating and building relationships with core business partners for continued security education and awareness.
  • Providing guidance for new technologies and methodologies as business needs evolve.
  • Assisting with cyber events and investigations as needed.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems or related field or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Certifications: GSEC, CISA/CISM or CISSP, or willingness to obtain within 9 months of start date.
  • Three or more years of experience in an Information Security, Software Development or Technical Support related position.
  • Experience driving process controls through creative solutions.
  • Demonstrated understanding of cybersecurity risk management concepts, cybersecurity frameworks, secure coding principles, and security technologies.
  • Proven ability to develop working knowledge of new technologies and methodologies to meet evolving environments and business needs.
  • A base knowledge of databases and operating systems.
  • Knowledge of information security fundamentals, best practices and industry standards with prior responsibilities of protecting information assets.
  • Demonstrated capability to effectively communicate
  • Experience supporting cyber incident and investigations or related work types.
  • A solid understanding of Verizon business operations and baseline knowledge of core business applications and foundational technologies across the IT network.
  • Familiarity with Governance practices and processes, and solid business acumen.
  • Experience preparing and providing executive level statuses and presentations using MS PowerPoint, Visio and Excel. Prior experience producing reference documentation for technical or business reference.
  • Excellent documentation and organizational skills.

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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