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IT Security Manager

Posted 10 days ago

  • Job Ref: 188205
3 Month CTH for Network Security Manager reporting to CIO Cris Downey. Teams call Thursday at 4pm with Cris, rates will be discussed then, lmk who would like to be included. They will be remote thru Jan 2021 at least.
• Hands on experience in security systems, including: firewalls, intrusion detection systems, anti-virus software,
authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc.
• Understanding of compliance standards ISO 27000 and ISO 9001.
• One or more of the following certifications is a plus:
• CISSP – Certified Information Systems Security Professional
• CEH – Certified Ethical Hacker
• CISM – Certified Information Security Manager
• ISSAP – Information Systems Security Architecture Professional
• ISSEP – Information Systems Security Engineering Professional
General Knowledge and Skills
• Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills with the ability to present ideas in user-friendly
• Excellent prioritization, time management and organizational skills.
• Strong problem-solving skills.
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including Visio and Project.
• Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
• Expertise in security solutions including: anti-virus software, endpoint tools, malicious code, intrusion detection,
data loss prevention, firewalls, cloud platforms and content filtering,
• Knowledge of risk assessment tools, technologies, and methods.
• Expertise in designing secure networks, systems, and application architectures.
• Ability to work well under pressure.
• Ability to work independently and perform multiple concurrent and diversified tasks effectively.
• Strong team player, self-motivated and detailed oriented individual with the ability to collaborate with other
teams with an attention to detail.
Specific Tasks and Duties
• System Design and Implementation:
• Advise on security policies.
• Develop and maintain security procedures.
• Develop a security awareness training program for Rotary staff.
• Develop strategies to respond to and recover from a security breach.
• Architect and oversee the selection and implementation of security solutions.
• Implement tools to assist in detection, prevention, and analysis of security threats.
• Working with System Architects and IT Operations to define, build, and maintain Business Continuity Plans and
DR strategy.
• Ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of business data, transmitted internally and externally.
• Maintenance and Operations:
• Perform regular vulnerability assessments and penetration tests.
• Perform regular security awareness training for all employees to ensure consistently high levels of compliance.
• Monitor networks and systems for security breaches, through the use of software that detects intrusions and
anomalous system behavior.
• Lead incident response and conduct forensic analysis on security incidents.
• Continuous review of current systems for improvement.
• Team Leadership and Management:
• Understand the business strategy and goals and manage system engineers by assigning tasks to achieve those
• Provide clear communications and set expectations for team members. Make data-driven decisions and
prioritize work.
• Write comprehensive reports including assessment-based findings, outcomes, and propositions for further
system security enhancement.
• Maintain up-to-date knowledge of security threats and technologies.
• Maintain a thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols.