What you’ll be doing...

The Verizon Corporate Information Security (CIS) organization ensures the confidentiality,integrity and availability of technology assets and information across all Verizon networks, systems and applications. CIS integrates cybersecurity governance, policies, technologies and operations across Verizon, and works to incorporate security into the design of technology systems and services.

We are looking for a Security Risk Management professional to join our Product Security team. As part of the Corporate Information Security team, you will be responsible for the following primary activities:

  • Evaluating new or modified end-to-end software, platforms, and third party solutions (used to deliver external facing Verizon customer products) against internal security standards and controls to identify risks that fall outside of VZ’s risk tolerances
  • Collaborating with the core business partners, product development teams and product security champions to increase product security maturity via creative process design which meet the evolving business needs for customer experience and efficiency.
  • Providing risk consulting and/or training to business and technical partners to aid in identifying and applying security best practices, drive secure system design lifecycle management (SSDLC), and make risk informed decisions.
  • Providing guidance for new technologies and methodologies as business needs evolve.
  • Providing guidance, interpretation and education on specific security policies across requesting organizations related to their projects and applications.
  • Identifying initiatives with risk areas that need specialized security expertise.

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 Information Security, Technology or Technical Risk Analysis.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Security certifications: CRISC, GSEC, CISA, CISM or CISSP, or willingness to obtain within 9 months of start date.
  • Experience managing projects or PMP certification.
  • Knowledge of cyber security risk management concepts, cyber security frameworks, control standards, secure coding principles, and security technologies.
  • Experience with NIST/FISMA, COBIT 5, ISO 20000 series, ISO 27000 series, HIPAA, or PCI/DSS.
  • Experience in a service and solution architeture of information technology services.
  • Familarity with product development methods and processes with solid business acumen.
  • Experience with data architecture, modeling and integration.
  • Experience with process improvement, automation release management, and system development life cycle (waterfall & agile).
  • Experience driving informed decisions regarding protecting confidentality, integrity, and availability of data and systems.
  • Knowledge of networking technologies, databases, middleware, cloud or operating systems.
  • Experiencewith a variety of security tools such as Directory Services, Authentication Services, Logging & Monitoring, vulnerability scannng, etc.
  • Experience implementing quantitative risk methodologies.
  • Ability to apply working knowledge of new technologies and methodologies to meet evolving environments and business needs.
  • Specific experience managing information security functions, strategy and risk within a Fortune 500 company.
  • Experience creating and maintaining partnering relationships with business leaders at VP, SVP, and CIO levels, and the capability to interact and provide executive level communications.
  • Strong communication, presentation and analytical skills along with the ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and handle multiple priorities.
  • Strong documentation, planning, negotiation, work priortization and organizational skills.
  • Strong relationship skills and collaborative style to enable success across multiple partners.
  • 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.

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