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What you’ll be doing...

The Principal Cyber Security Consultant will be contributing to the Professional Services (PS) team by scoping and bidding for PS engagements.

  • Delivering and executing PS engagements.
  • Working closely with the sales organization to participate in sales and proposal presentations in addition to completing ongoing team account activities.
  • Conducting global or onsite security assessment, possibly working in customer’s office/environment.
  • Attending periodical meetings to discuss ongoing security initiatives and their progress.
  • Helping customers work on their security initiatives by advising, and working on initiatives alongside the customer.

Where you'll be working…

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

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.
  • Five or more years of experience in supporting Federal Government Cyber Security projects and programs.
  • Five or more years of experience in security knowledge or skills (Penetration testing, GRC practice, security device implementation, audit, assessment).
  • At least one of more certifications on the Cyber Security Assurance domain: CISSP, CISA, CISM, ISO27001 Lead Auditor/Implementer.
  • Experience withaudit / assess maturity of security program against industry framework (e.g. ISO27001, NIST CSF, ASD E8/ISM, PSPF).
  • Experience with engagingand consulting Cyber Security strategies and program up to the C-level executives.
  • Experience with presencing and facilitatingdiscussions with working committees (admins, developers) and management levels.
  • NV1 Security clearance andeligibility to maintain.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Computer Science/Information technology.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to scope control environment.
  • Ability to present a security roadmap.
  • Proven track record of managingand controling on-going security program; facilitate problem solving discussions.
  • Provide recommendations for security strategies, intent and controls.
  • Demonstrated organizational skills such as project management experience.
  • Experience leading a project team of three or more providing security related service and strategies.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.

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