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Information Services
Sr Information Security Manager
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Job Description

Prestigious Fortune 500 Company is currently seeking a Sr. Information Security Manager. Candidate Candidate will be a hands-on role involving managing team in designing, deployment and support of complex security products to ensure that our applications and infrastructure are implemented to the highest standards thus maintaining and enhancing customer trust.


Responsibilities include security system deployments, configuration, monitoring and reporting. This position will have a lead role in performing vulnerability assessments, security testing, and working with security and development teams on remediation and mitigation of findings.

Manage team of highly skilled security professionals with strong team dynamics.

Experience with analysing, troubleshooting, and investigating security-related anomalies based on security platform reporting, network traffic, log files, host-based and automated security alerts

Experienced with maintaining, configuring, and analysing network and host-based security platforms

Experience with some or all of the following:

TCP/IP | OSI Model, system logs (WMI, syslog, etc.), antivirus, IDS/IPS, packet analysis, configuration standards, Group Policy, Vulnerability analysis, Event Correlation, Forensics, IDS/IPS, rule sets and signature creation, web application security, pen-testing, reverse engineering, Honeypots, IOC, advanced threat detection, code analysis. Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Log Indexing and Correlation platform, Network Access Control (NAC), Physical access control systems

Identify security issues and risks, and develop mitigation plans

Evaluate, Architect, design, implement and support security-focused tools and services including project leadership roles

Develop and interpret security policies and procedures

Mentor members of the team

Participate in security compliance efforts (eg, PCI, DSS, SOX)

Develop and deliver training materials and perform general security awareness and specific security technology training

Acquisition and vendor risk assessment due diligence

Evaluate and recommend new and emerging security products and technologies

Participate in incident handling

Participate in projects that develop new intellectual property

Evangelize security within Company and be an advocate for customer trust

Maintain and update relevant system and process documentation and develop ad-hoc reports as needed

Provide reoccurring reports for network and host-based security solutions

Experienced with the development of security tool requirements, trials, and evaluations, as well as security operations procedures and processes

Successfully manage time and technical responsibilities, set accurate expectations and meet deliverable deadlines while working in a team environment

Evaluate documented resolutions and analyze trends for ways to prevent future problems

Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches for system administration tasks

Identify approaches to solutions that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale

Keep current with the latest technologies

Organize and lead projects based on stakeholder requirements

Manage project milestones and deadlines

Communicate effectively across groups to accomplish project tasks


The Security Manager needs experience in providing architecture support of the security infrastructure. The Security Manager will need to work collaboratively with other team members and with external information security technology vendors to identify advanced threats and prevent compromise. The Security Manager will be engaged in critical decisions involving risk, incident response, and security process improvements in critical infrastructure that require unwavering integrity and moral character. The Security Manager will participate in security audits, risk analysis, vulnerability testing and security reviews on many elements of our systems.

A minimum of 7-10 years IT experience; at least Five of those years focused on IT security, infrastructure or application- level vulnerability testing and auditing, and/or network security, at least 3+ years managing direct reports

Experience using Microsoft Office and Visio to create documents, presentations, and detailed drawings

Comfortable working on both Linux-based, MS Windows-based and OSX-based system platforms with a strong IT technical understanding and aptitude for analytical problem solving

Strong understanding of enterprise, network, system and application level security issues

Understanding of enterprise computing environments, distributed applications, and a strong understanding of TCP/IP Networks

Knowledge of network and web related protocols (eg, TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, HTTPS, routing protocols)

Understanding of the system hardening processes, tools, guidelines and benchmarks. Strong experience and detailed technical knowledge in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security

Experience managing multiple technology projects simultaneously

Knowledge of Linux, Windows, OSX systems

Working knowledge of a range of diagnostic utilities

Exceptional written and oral communication skills

Exceptional interpersonal skills, with a focus on rapport-building, listening, and questioning skills

Strong documentation skills

Working knowledge of industry-specific regulations (ITIL v3, AT101, SOX, PCI, HIPPA) required

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field or a combination of education and experience

Any of the following:

Juniper Network Certified Network Associate (JNCIA-Junos), Juniper Network Certified Specialist Security (JNCIS-SEC), Juniper Network Certified Professional Security (JNCIP-SEC), Juniper Network Certified Expert Security (JNCIE-SEC)

Ability to conduct research into a wide range of computing issues as required

Ability to present ideas in user-friendly language

Highly self-motivated and directed

Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment

Exceptional customer service orientation

Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location