Job Description

Join our dynamic Central IT Department/Information Security team and take the helm in safeguarding our organization's digital infrastructure. As a pivotal member, you'll lead and manage teams dedicated to monitoring and combating both internal and external threats, ensuring our systems and data remain secure. Your role will involve implementing cutting-edge security solutions, orchestrating incident responses, and fortifying our defenses against emerging risks. Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to enhance our threat intelligence, assess risk, and drive proactive security measures. As we continue to expand, you'll play a central role in shaping the future of our Information Security program.

Responsibilities:

  • Spearhead the development and adoption of enterprise-wide security standards, processes, and guidelines, aligning closely with organizational objectives.
  • Approach solution implementation with a strategic mindset, integrating business needs, processes, and technologies to achieve overarching goals.
  • Collaborate closely with internal stakeholders to swiftly address security incidents, mitigate risks, and enhance our overall security posture.
  • Coordinate comprehensive security assessments and audits of our information solutions, ensuring compliance with industry standards.
  • Lead forensic investigations and incident responses, adhering to established frameworks such as NIST and ISO.
  • Cultivate a culture of security-by-design throughout the organization, promoting proactive measures at every stage of development.
  • Organize and participate in security exercises and training sessions to enhance detection and response capabilities.
  • Serve as a go-to expert on security matters, providing guidance and support to IT teams, business units, and fellow security professionals.
  • Oversee global IT initiatives aimed at strengthening information security measures.
  • Drive security awareness initiatives and engage in continuous improvement efforts to refine security measures and processes.
  • Champion a safe working environment, prioritizing safety alongside security considerations.
  • Undertake additional duties as required by the role.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Industry-recognized certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or equivalent.
  • Minimum of 10 years of Information Security experience, preferably within larger manufacturing companies and matrix organizations.
  • Proven expertise in ISO 27001/2, NIST 800-171, or SOX compliance.
  • Track record of successfully managing projects in global and distributed environments.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to influence and guide colleagues across diverse teams.
  • Experience liaising with external vendors and supervising their activities.
  • Self-motivated and disciplined, capable of working autonomously in a fast-paced environment.
  • Comfortable working internationally and adapting to evolving demands.
  • Passion for continuous improvement methodologies such as Lean and Scrum.

Join us in shaping the future of Information Security and protecting our digital assets with cutting-edge solutions and strategic leadership.

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Job #:
26625392
Position Type:
Direct Placement
Location:
Baltimore, MD
Flexibility:
Onsite

 
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