Position: IT Project Coordinator III/Information Security Analyst
Duration: Contract (6+ months)
Location: Palo Alto,CA
Pay Rate: $7.41/Hr under W2
Client is looking for an Information Security Governance Analyst that will provide support to organization-wide information security activities. The position will focus on establishing and ensuring adherence to enterprise information security policies, standards and practices, both at the department and business and functional areas level, to achieve the required level of consistency, quality and protection to meet overall business needs.
You will provide support in reviewing and editing existing Information Security Policies and Standards. The candidate must be able to understand complex security needs and be able to communicate the requirement to people with diverse professional backgrounds, including executive leadership.
This position will also be responsible for resolving problems, mitigating delays, disputes and escalating issues as appropriate. You will also provide input into strategic roadmaps and critical dashboards to provide management status to executive leadership.
Organize and write supporting documents for Policies and Standards
Revise documents as new issues arise
Develop and document security policies and procedures, training and awareness
Serve as a liaison between business and functional areas and the technology teams to ensure that Information Security policy-related business requirements for protecting sensitive data are clearly defined, communicated, and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritization and planning
Be an information security representative on projects and represent security requirements during the project
Ensure business and technical requirements are aligned to security policies and are implemented within an allotted time frame to meet compliance.
Support process to manage approval of policy exceptions; report and escalate identified risks to management
Define indicators of performance and quality metrics and ensure compliance with data related policies, standards, roles and responsibilities, and adoption requirements
Bachelor's Degree or related industry (or equivalent experience)
Minimum 2 years of experience in Information Security
Strong oral and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills
Understanding of Security frameworks, such as ISO/IEC 27001
Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills to effectively work with all stakeholders and customers to improve data and business processes and to negotiate priorities
Highly self-motivated and directed professional with keen attention to detail
Experience with and thorough knowledge of incident response, information security requirements, compliance, standards, controls, and frameworks
Project Management experience
CISSP or any accredited security certification
Risk Management experience
Experience with executive-level reporting and communication
Syed Hamid, Recruitment Executive
3350 Scott Blvd, Bldg 34A, Santa Clara, CA 95054
Work: (408) 335-6625 Fax (408) 335-6625.