Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Security Controls Assessor

IT - Cyber Security Controls Assessor - Expert - 18-02358
  • LocationSan Francisco, CA
  • Position TypeContract
Our client in San Francisco, CA is looking for a Cyber Security Controls Expert to join their team.


  • Leads technology assessments to understand capabilities of required systems or networks
  • Identifies and recommends cyber strategies for technology development based on stakeholder requirements
  • Drives security reviews, identifies gaps in security architecture and designs and recommends necessary security controls to be integrated within the development lifecycle
  • Develops and recommends security controls, identifies key security objectives to maximize software and system security while minimizing disruption to plans and schedules
  • Leads translation of security controls into technical specifications and guidance to stakeholders to ensure common understanding across the stakeholders and enable adequate implementation
  • Actively recommends engineering solutions in collaboration with Cybersecurity Architects and product owners to remediate inherent cyber security risks Provides peer review and support for organizational deliverables 
  • B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other related field, or equivalent year work experience
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience in IT, critical infrastructure, intelligence, and/or cybersecurity information security
  • Ability to travel up to 10%
  • Major security industry standard certification (i.e. CISSP, CISA, CISM, CRISC, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience with risk management frameworks, security controls, and regulatory compliance (i.e. NIST, COBIT, SOX, HIPAA, ISO etc.)
  • Prior consulting experience working with project based efforts and project teams
Nice to Have:
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or job-related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Understanding of computer networking concepts and protocols, and network security methodologies
  • Demonstrated problem analysis and decision-making skills
  • Ability to communicate and convey complex IT/OT technical security related concepts to business and technology teams
  • Ability to influence and work with and across all levels within the business Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

Taylor Peraner, Technical Recruiter
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