Vice President, Cyber Security Services

8 - 10 years experience  •  Security Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/15/17
San Francisco, CA
8 - 10 years experience
Security Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/15/17

Position Overview

This role will be part of a cross-functional Proactive Security Services team that manages, executes, and delivers various Security Advisory engagements for our clients. 

The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to the following:

  • Build and lead teams of consultants in performing cybersecurity consulting engagements.
  • Manage and lead delivery of various client engagements, ensuring engagement
  • Assist with various practice development and client engagement pursuit initiatives, including the development of client engagement proposals.
  • Assess and investigate client IT security programs and environments via interviews and technical information analyses.
  • Understand existing client processes and controls and associated risks with respect to electronic and non-electronic information security.
  • Develop client security programs by reviewing existing programs; conducting comprehensive reviews of threats; evaluating and analyzing relevant data points.
  • Architect and design of security solutions (SIEM, IDS, etc.) for client environments.
  • Develop Information Security Plans and Policies, customized to client requirements and risk profile.
  • Develop incident response plans and procedures, and advise clients on steps to achieve incident response readiness (logging and monitoring configurations, triage and escalation procedures, wider stakeholder liaison, etc.)
  • Advise clients on the implications of GDPR and other data privacy matters from a security perspective.
  • Provide recommendations on IT solutions to help clients manage information securityrisk.
  • Assess IT network and securityarchitectures as they relate to managing identities and access privileges, delegated administration models, workflow and access control models.
  • Document results of securityrisk analyses and formally present to clients.
  • Formulate executive level recommendations related to Information Security strategy.
  • Understand current regulatory environment and related implications to security management compliance.
  • Enhances team competence by answering technical and procedural questions for less experienced team members; teaching improved processes; mentoring team members.
  • Track emerging security practices and contribute to building internal processes.
  • Assist with resource management and staffing for the practice.

Candidate Qualities

  • The ideal candidate would have 7+ years in progressively sophisticated roles in information security consulting coupled with demonstrable experience in various Cybersecurity domains, including risk management, compliance, security strategy, securityengineering, and/ or operations.  
  • The position requires a strong, diverse technical background and truly exceptional oral and written communications skills. 
  • The candidate must demonstrate proven success in working in a team as well as independently and exhibit follow-through to understand root causes of issues.
  • This position requires handling multiple engagements with overlapping deadlines. A demonstrated ability to write clear, coherent and precise reports on a multiplicity of complex technical issues is essential. 
  • A collaborative approach is a must, as well as the ability to effectively communicate with a wide range of technical and non-technical personnel.
  • The ability to travel is required.
  • Security certifications (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC, OSCP) a plus.
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