Tuesday, June 6, 2017

IT Security Specialist

Position:  IT Security Specialist
Location: Simi Valley, CA
Duration: Full time

Job Responsibilities:
Position will be a member of the Global Information Security Strategy team, and will be responsible for driving the development, execution, and maintenance of functional Strategies and Execution Plans to meet strategic objectives and targets defined for the Global Information Security organization. This position will interface with senior leaders within the division and across the company to ensure delivery and alignment of strategic action plans, and will oversee monitoring and measurement of key performance and risk indicators to ensure that strategic outcomes are achieved. 

Key Responsibilities
·         Manages one or more Strategic Plans, and is accountable for leading development sessions, documenting and maintaining the functional roadmap to deliver outcomes in order to achieve strategic objectives
·         Drives alignment across technology, operations, policy, and other key stakeholders to ensure delivery, availability, and intended value of the execution tracks is achieved
·         Understands how execution paths align to overall business strategy, cyber security landscape, security policy, and consumer needs, and can anticipate new opportunities and/or adjust Strategy approach to accommodate variable needs
·         Responsible for defining, implementing, and monitoring measurements for performance and value against execution of a strategic plan
·         Looks holistically across all strategic objectives to understand (inter)dependencies and key integration points
·         Responsible for articulating purpose and value of strategic execution path(s), and ensuring understanding across impacted stakeholder base
·         Communicates, influences, negotiates, and drives consensus both vertically and horizontally to achieve strategic objectives

Required Skills
·         Excellent communication, meeting facilitation, interpersonal, and leadership skills
·         Ability to mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; execute with limited information and ambiguity
·         Must be able to translate vision/targets into strategic plans, and strategic plans into specific goals, tactics, action plans, and measures
·         Ability to interact with and influence senior-level technical and non-technical subject matter experts
·         Ability to assess an operational or security challenge/opportunity and determine best future state
·         Strong analytical skills/problem solving/conceptual thinking
·         Strong functional and technical knowledge of information security capabilities
·         Minimum 5 years of experience in technology-based Strategic Planning, or an equivalent practice

Desired/Optional:
·         Bachelor's degree, or higher, in Information Technology or related field
·         Program/project management"                                                                               


Muqtader Ahmed
Yochana IT Solutions INC
Direct: (248)-247-6935