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. 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 with minimal supervision, interact tactfully and confidently with IT, security, and business leaders, and apply sound information security risk management practices.

This role is responsible for actively assisting teams responsible for building, operating, and managing information assets to effectively incorporate appropriate information security safeguards to manage risk. Responsibilities will include:

  • Effectively navigate diverse perspectives and promote an inclusive and collaborative environment to realize beneficial security governance solutions.
  • Manage projects with urgency and purpose to allow for swift movement in developing governance related initiatives.
  • Actively participate in developing security governance framework materials (policies, controls, standards) to drive consistent security risk treatment across the enterprise.
  • Actively lead efforts to drive deeper adoption of security controls and safeguards while minimizing the operational burden to information resource teams.
  • Deliver and report key metrics to provide stakeholders situational awareness regarding enterprise control and standards adoption.
  • Consistently deliver high quality work products that fully address the criteria for which they were intended, requires minimal modification, and are grammatically sound.
  • Decompose complex security processes and solutions to identify relevant risk areas, potential control points, and provide sound recommendations for risk treatment.
  • As a contributor, takes ownership for assigned areas of responsibility and effectively manages work load to meet team deadlines.
  • Clearly and concisely communicates in written form and verbally to leadership and executives.
  • Project confidence, poise and competence under pressure while interacting with team members, partners and IT liaisons.

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.
  • Experience in Information Security, Technology, IT Operations, Networking or Security Risk Management.
  • Experience in managing complex projects with multiple work streams.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Information Systems, Technology, Information Assurance, Information Security or relevantfield.
  • Certifications: One or more of the following certifications CRISC, PMP, CISSP, CISM, GSEC.
  • Experience driving adoption of security controls for a large enterprise.
  • Ability to develop creative and innovative solutions to complex business issues.
  • Experience managing cross-functional or enterprise level projects.
  • Knowledge of leading practice security processes, capabilities and supporting tools.
  • Knowledge of cyber security risk management concepts, cybersecurity frameworks, controls, standards, secure coding principles, and security technologies.
  • Knowledge of information security fundamentals, best practices and industry standards with prior responsibilities of protecting information assets.
  • Strong knowledge of Verizon business operations and knowledge of the foundational technologies used across environments.
  • Experience in security risk management while considering business drivers and implications.
  • Experience preparing and providing executive level communications and reporting.
  • Effective interpersonal skills and the ability to thrive in a team environment.
  • Experience with ISO 27001-2, NIST 800-53, or other frameworks.
  • Willingness to travel.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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