Information Security Consultant

Cyber Security
Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Company Overview:

 

Creating value by bringing together the right people to achieve results is our motto. Our clients and employees say they choose to work with us because of how we work with them - with service that exceeds their expectations and a personal commitment to their success.

 

Our client, a comprehensive doctoral research university with a medical program, veterinary program, and very high research activity is widely known for specialties in agriculture, viticulture and enology, the biological sciences and veterinary medicine seeks accomplished Information Security Consultant.

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*** Candidate must be authorized to work in USA without requiring sponsorship ***

 

Description:

  • Client has a need for Information Security Consultant to assist with their implementation of Information Security Policy #3 (IS-3).
  • Consultant will work with assigned departments to ensure their local information security programs are aligned with goals and objectives, support information security activities within the unit, and serve as the main interface between the unit and the central Information Security Office (ISO).
  • Following standardized methodologies, the Information Security Consultant conducts information security assessments, prepares/review risk treatment and security plans, and actively supports the Unit’s efforts to manage cyber risks and improve its information security posture. The Information Security Consultant serves as an advisor/consultant to Unit stakeholders on cyber risks and security remediation strategies.
  • The Information Security Consultant will lead meetings within their assigned Units and communicate with technical and non-technical stakeholders. The Information Security Consultant facilitates the flow of information between their assigned Units and the ISO and reports on security risks and control effectiveness to the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).
  • 40% INFORMATION SECURITY CONSULTING & COORDINATION
  • 40% SECURITY ASSESSMENTS
  • 10% DOCUMENTATION
  • 10% OTHER DUTIES

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and understanding of cyber security technology, solutions and processes.
  • 2-5 years of consulting experience. Experience managing multiple projects.
  • Excellent analytical skills. Experience writing and providing detailed status reports.
  • The consultants do not need to be security experts but rather have a general/good understanding of information security, good technical skills, and have STRONG business relationship and project management skills.
  • The candidate should be knowledgeable of emerging technologies and trends.

 

Desired Skills & Experience:

  • 2-5 years’ experience in information security and/or information risk management in a large organization.
  • Strong project management skills.

 

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I'd love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley.

 

If you're looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we'd like to work with you. We're driven, people driven.

 

Satwinder Singh

Lead Technical Recruiter

Tel: 925-297-6495

Email: satwinder.singh@evergentgroup.com

 

 

NOTE: Candidates that are offered a position are required to pass pre-employment background screening. Qualified candidates with criminal histories, are considered in a manner that is consistent with local, state and federal laws.

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Satwinder S Singh

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Dice Id : 10119098
Position Id : SS-UD-ISEC
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