Manager - Information Security Advisor in Oak Brook, IL

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

BDO Seidman LLP   •  

Oak Brook, IL 60523

Industry: Legal & Accounting


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

Job Summary

SWC Technology Partners, a BDO USA Company, is a growing IT Solutions Provider. We believe that technology drives innovation, but people are what makes it a success. We are committed to creating a work culture where our employees are happy, empowered and excited to come to work every day. Our commitment to each other is why SWC is a recognized leader for our culture, employee satisfaction and career growth opportunities. Our dynamic team is made up of problem-solvers driven by a desire to help customers succeed. We're looking for people who share that same drive and who are looking to combine teamwork with technology to produce amazing results.

This role will lead security project delivery and combine technology, advisory, client insights, to drive overall business value and security adoption. The Manager, Information Security Advisor will be responsible for the delivery of strategic security consulting services to our clients while maintaining strong relationships with multiple business units at all levels within the organization. The individual in this role must demonstrate the ability to lead infrastructure security engagements leveraging cloud or premise-based technologies.



- High School Diploma or GED, required

- Bachelor's degree from an accredited university, within Business, Information Technology or another related field, preferred


- Five (5) or more years in IT/Information Security with skills/responsibility growth progression, required

- Three (3) or more years' experience with Security/IT Audit/Assessment processes, required

- Two (2) or more years' experience with executing compliance gap analysis and driving compliance remediation activities, required

- Three (3) or more years' experience with securing cloud environments within Office 365, Azure, AWS, preferred

- Four (4) or more years' experience with Security/IT Policy and Program development, preferred

- Experience with Microsoft Security tools and capabilities, preferred

- Knowledge of security technologies and processes involved in the following, preferred:

- Identity and Access Management (Focus – Microsoft)

- Endpoint Protection, Detection, and Response

- Systems hardening – leveraging industry frameworks

- Network security

- Email security

- Security Operations


- Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; specifically, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook, required

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, along with strong facilitation and collaboration skills

- Self-driven, strong attention to detail, and excels operating in a fast-paced technical environment

- Ability to solve problems, identify solutions, and appropriately escalate issues

- Must be open to local travel to the client site, as needed

Keywords: Manager, Security, Advisor, Infrastructure, Microsoft Azure, AWS, Project Manager, Agile, Methodology, Facilitator, User Experience, User Enablement, Cloud Solutions, Security, Cloud Technologies, On-Premise Infrastructure, Windows Defender, Server Compute, Client Compute, Advanced Networking, Storage, Virtualization, Office 365, IT Policy, IT Audit, IT Assessments

Valid Through: 2019-10-7