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Director of Information Security

  • Location: Addison, 75001
  • Salary: $145000 - $155000 / year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 months ago

This nationwide industry leader has an immediate full-time opportunity in Addison, TX for a Director of Information Security.  This position requires working in the office 3 days per week.  

Key Responsibilities:

•    Leading the IAM/SecAdmin, Security Architecture, and Application Security Teams.
•    Attracting, developing, and retaining information technology staff.
•    Recommending and implementing information technology strategies, policies, and procedures, including improvements in internal processes and solutions.
•    Providing solutions and support to ensure protection of sensitive corporate data assets.
•    Providing security awareness training to all employees and agents in the corporation.
•    Working with other corporate areas to ensure compliance with all data security regulations such as SOC1, SOX, HIPPA, FINRA, SEC & PCI.
•    Assisting with 3rd party vendor reviews to ensure appropriate protection of corporate data.
•    Planning and leading large size projects including coordination with other necessary groups, and people leadership duties.
•    Evaluating and recommending security products, services and/or procedures to enhance productivity and effectiveness.
•    Working with other corporate areas to ensure compliance with all data security regulations such as SOC1/2, SOX, & PCI, etc.
•    Periodic after hour work required.

Key Requirements:
•    Bachelor’s Degree
•    10+ years experience leading cybersecurity teams.
•    Subject matter expert across multiple security domains.
•    Ability to operate autonomously, with a broad impact across multiple systems.
•    Expert understanding of PKI architecture and implementation.
•    Strong background in application security and integration of secure coding into the development pipeline.
•    Experience working with other corporate areas to ensure compliance with all data security regulations such as SOC1/2, SOX, & PCI, etc.
•    Expert level knowledge in applicable hardware, operating systems, and infrastructure architecture.
•    Advanced level certifications in key focus areas strongly preferred.
•    Experience leading IAM/SecAdmin, Security Architecture, and Application Security Teams.
•    Proven background working with static/dynamic code inspection tools such as Checkmarx.
•    History of managing cloud-based security implementations in both AWS and Azure.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re a top 15 U.S. IT staffing firm and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

For hourly W2 contract roles, MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options. Please see for more information. For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits will be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Veterans/Disability/Women. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.