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Cybersecurity Awareness and Training Analyst

  • Location: Plano, Collin, Texas, 75024
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Long term contract in Plano, TX for a Cybersecurity Awareness and Training Analyst.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Assist management with developing and leading the efforts to deliver the security and awareness program.
  • Provide simple, practical, and up-to-date cybersecurity information.
  • Ensure the security and awareness program meets industry regulations, standards, and compliance requirements.
  • Provide simple, practical, and up-to-date training material to meet security policies and requirements so that people know, understand and can follow them.
  • Work closely with technology, audit, legal and other business units to understand security challenges and tailor training to meet business and compliance requirements.
  • Incorporate feedback from incidents into updated phishing campaigns using Proofpoint (aka. Wombat) or similar training and awareness solutions (i.e.: KnowBe4, Infosec, SANS, etc).
  • Develop and maintain a metrics framework that effectively measures results and compliance to requirements.
  • Maintain strong working relationships with individuals and groups involved in managing information security risks across the organization to continue the advancement of the information security framework, processes, and technology.
  • Effectively translate technical language into business terms.
  • Excellent communications, both oral and in written.
  • Be agile and work with ambiguity.
  • Work on several tasks simultaneously.
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Business Information Systems, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, or a related field, or equivalent work experience in security awareness.
  • 4+ years of professional experience as a Training Content Developer in a risk/compliance related role (a must, no entry level profiles).
  • 3+ years of IT and/or cyber experience (a must, no entry level profiles).
  • Expertise working with Proofpoint or other security awareness tool.
  • Prefer experience with regulatory compliance, including information security management frameworks (e.g., NIST CSF, ISO2700x, SANS Top 20 Critical Security Controls, SOX, COBIT).
  • Demonstrable experience conducting Phishing campaigns and facilitating training deployments.
  • Strong presentation skills, both creating and presenting.
  • Advanced experience with productivity software such as Microsoft Office, specifically Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with Agile delivery frameworks.