What you’ll be doing...

This position will be part of Network Security Risk Management & Compliance team with emphasis on risk evaluation. The Risk Mitigation & Advisory sub-team is responsible for limiting exposure to the network infrastructure / platforms and will be focused on security risk mitigation. The team has duty to conduct security assessments for post-launch production platforms and to validate fixes for security findings.

The Risk mitigation team will work with Network teams and systems owners to identify vulnerabilities, prioritize and implement action-plans in order to reduce risk to the network. The team in collaboration with system owners, will provide and drive remediation plans for each platform assessed. The team will evaluate expected network and access controls from the previous assessments backlog in accordance with corporate security policy. This is achieved through strategic partnership with business units while adhering to Enterprise Security objectives. The candidate will be responsible for supporting the lead engineers responsible for improving network and platform security postures. The candidate will coordinate risk register reviews and document action plans for system owners to manage. The candidate will also be responsible for delivering and reporting key metrics to stakeholders.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Degree in Information Systems, Technology, Information Assurance, Information Security or related field.
  • Preferred Certifications: CRISC, CISSP, CISM, GSEC
  • One or more years of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated understanding of cyber security risk management concepts, cybersecurity frameworks, control standards, secure coding principles, and security technologies
  • Experience with ISO 27001-2, NIST 800-53, or other security frameworks
  • Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to thrive in a team environment


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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