Randstad Security Solutions Consultant in Wilmington, Delaware

Security Solutions Consultant


Wilmington, DE

Date Posted:

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

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Randstad Technologies

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We have an excellent opportunity for a Security Solutions Consultant

  • This role will be responsible to ensure new solutions developed or purchased are implemented according to all security controls requirements.

  • The individual is expected to deliver concise security requirements, review project designs against security requirements, and ensure security controls are operating effectively prior to project closure.

  • This role is expected to provide strategy and execution components that support corporate direction, regulatory compliance and security best practices.

  • Management Reporting through well-defined metrics is required on a regular basis.

  • This individual must have a high degree of business acumen and be able to articulate and defend security position to technical project teams and to Management.

  • This individual must stay current on technology trends, directions, and best practices as they relate to IT security.

Experience and knowledge in a corporate environment with the following;

  • Provide clear and concise security requirements that meet corporate direction, regulatory requirements and security best practices

  • Review project solutions designs to ensure security requirements are met in both SDLC and Agile formats.

  • Implement security solutions, and provide technical leadership during the design, development, and testing phases of major initiatives.

  • Ensure security controls are implemented and operating effectively as part of solutions delivery

  • Be able to articulate and defend security positions

  • Research, formulate and present detailed security positions relative to new technologies to Senior Information Security Leaders

  • Cost benefit analysis techniques in assessing options for mitigating risks threats and exposures to acceptable levels

  • Managing and reporting status of identified risks

Knowledge, Skills, Education, Experience, and Competencies:

  • 4 year college degree in a technical discipline or 10 year equivalent practical experience;

  • Applicable industry recognized security or technical certifications

  • Must be able to drive security and create and defend security position within project teams

  • Must be able to communicate effectively orally and written to Executive Management

  • Demonstrated analysis, planning, design, engineering and implementation experience of appropriate security controls within solutions delivery

  • Ability to design and review network designs for perimeter and internal environments

  • Detailed knowledge of:

  • firewalls, network routing, Internet Security and Virtual Private Networking

  • cryptographic systems and algorithms, key management and practices

  • infrastructure security including Windows/Linux/Unix systems, Oracle and SQL databases

  • operational security including access controls, data privacy, monitoring and logging and availability requirements that meet corporate Business Continuity strategies

  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements, security standards and compliance issues (FFIEC guidelines, Sarbanes Oxley, GLBA, ISO 27001, CobiT v4.0, and Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)).

  • Experience with root cause analysis, risk mitigation, security assessments, analysis of security threats, trends and architecture preferred.

  • In addition to security, proficient in other IT control areas (i.e., change management, SDLC, and Agile Operations).

  • Strong project management (and time management) skills required. Ability to work on numerous projects/activities simultaneously. Ability to communicate effectively in a project environment and articulate/defend security positions.

  • Proven interpersonal skills and ability to take a leadership role. The ability to communicate with management and peers to build and sustain cohesive relationships.

  • Superior attention to details.

  • Able to work well with and communicate effectively with all levels with the IT Organization.

  • Able to quickly grasp the big picture, yet remained focused on coordinating tasks at the detailed level

  • Industry security certifications preferred (CISSP, CISM, CISA, CCNA etc)

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