Manager - Information Security Advisor in Oak Brook, IL

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

SWC Technology Partners   •  

Oak Brook, IL 60523

Industry: Information Technology


5 - 7 years

Posted 51 days ago

  by  recruiter-profile-pic  Olivia Dauksas

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.

Essential Duties/Functions


- Serves in a vCISO role for a select group of clients

- Develops Information Security programs for our clients

- Evaluates and develops Information Security policies for clients

- Builds, develops and drives to completion Information Security roadmaps

- Manages and maintains strong relationships with clients and internally at all levels

- Leads and executes on a variety of risk assessment and gap analysis engagements

- Identifies opportunities to help customers reach their business goals and communicates effectively across company teams to bring those goals to fruition

- Provides oversight and regular reporting to Managed Security Services customer deliveries

- Other duties as required

Supervisory Responsibilities:

- Manages Infrastructure security solutions and delivery team

- Manages professional development of security information within the Infrastructure team



- 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

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

- Three (3) or more years' experience with securing cloud environments within Office 365, Azure, AWS, 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: 2019-10-24