What you’ll be doing...

Security is critical to our company’s success. As part of our team, you’ll partner with customers, project managers and Network Engineering teams to design and deliver measures that keep data safe. Our security team works around the clock to defend against breaches and keep our networks reliable and secure.

  • Responsible for the operations and administration of the organization's information security activities including systems and data security, disaster recovery, and archiving.
  • Responsibilities include developing, implementing, and communicating information security standards, policies, procedures, and tests.
  • Provides technical and/or analytical support to solve a wide range of complex issues/problems. Periodically makes recommendations that aid in the successful completion of projects within a product or functional area; works with limited supervision; typically reports to Supervisor or on occasion Manager.
  • Conduct security verification and validation reviews to ensure the ongoing protection of Verizon assets and sensitive customer information - Perform phone, online, onsite, security logs and audio/video recordings analysis security verification & validation reviews to identify security risk and non-compliance areas.
  • Work with peers, international counterparts, management and Legal to identify areas of risk relative to Global projects and operations, and provide recommendations for controls to the same - Create security reports outlining identified "actual" security risk areas and non-compliance with strategic recommendations to management where appropriate.
  • Manage, coordinate and track mitigations to ensure appropriate progress within recommended time frame.
  • Provide management periodic updates - As requested by Supervisor, give occasional presentations to senior management and/or Legal on varying topics of Security interest.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in CS, IA or similar or equivalent work experience.
  • Range of skills within a technical or professional discipline including familiarity with principles, theories, concepts and technologies to work on generally complex operational or technical activities and an applied knowledge of established procedures, policies and practices.
  • 3 or more years of experience in cyber/information Security or an Information Assurance role, with five or more years overall in a technology role.
  • Two or more years of experience in a security verification & validation or audit role.
  • Knowledge of a broad array of security solutions to address many complex control scenarios.
  • Operational Network and/or Systems support background with strong experience in task / project management.
  • Experience in global operations, offshoring, outsourcing.
  • Experience in working with varying levels of user groups, senior executives and technical personnel and ability to effectively work with and communicate with all.
  • Quick and effective analytical skills to identify security risks and/or gaps in security controls.
  • Global Verizon outsourcing knowledge and expertise in associated risks.
  • One or more years of experience in physical security reviews.
  • Training/background attending security conferences, SANS certifications, chairing of forums, writing of security/technical books and/or similar web content.
  • Technology or Operations auditor experience - Active Security+, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CFE, or CEH Certification.

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.