Sr. IT Security Project Manager

Contract W2, Contract Independent, 12+ mos
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Position: Sr IT Security Project Manager (multiple openings)
Location: Foster City, CA
Type: Contract on W2

Our direct client is looking for a Sr. IT Project Manager to manage Security and Compliance related projects. This consultant will work under the company IT PMO and will:

  • Manage one or more Information Security related projects from end to end.
  • Be the primary point of coordination between the business PMO and the various technology work streams
  • Provide resource and budget plans to complete the project on time and within budget
  • Manage schedule, risks and issues using standard client project management tools
  • Provide regular reporting at appropriate intervals to multiple levels in the organization
GXP experience is huge plus.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

  • Must be a strong IT Project Manager.
  • At Least 8 years of experience in project management with a Bachelor's degree with a Life Science background is desirable. PMP certification preferred, but prior success on the job is most critical.
  • Strong experience in enterprise IT, Product security or information security environment with an emphasis on Program / Project Management.
  • Relevant experience/expertise in managing Compliance, Identity, Cyber-security or Information Security projects.
    • Implementing enterprise information security solutions and technologies from leading vendors.
    • Extensive experience / expertise in managing full-lifecycle IT projects.
    • Providing input and developing, writing, editing and submitting project documentation in support of compliance and security requirements.
    • Experience implementing various architectural and technical designs as defined by information security and network architects.
    • Deploying large-scale IT infrastructure in support of IT security applications.
  • Knowledge of concepts, components, terminology related to cyber-security, information security and networking.
  • Knowledge and experience working with Endpoint Protection and Network Protection/Monitoring tools, SEIM solutions, IDS/IPS systems, and other cyber-security enterprise solutions.
  • Experience with security technologies such as: Fireye, Cisco Firepower/Client, Netscout, Carbon Black, Symantec Antivirus & DLP, Bitlocker, Bluecoat, PAN Firewall, PulseSecure, Cisco StealthWatch, Netscope, AlgoSec, ArcSight and Sniper SEIM.
  • Experience working with structured IT enforcement practices and procedures, such as CobIT, Sarbanes-Oxley, etc.
  • Working knowledge of GxP and Infrastructure Qualification processes: IQ, PQ and OQ, SOP, ITOP etc.
  • Proficient with managing detailed project level budgeting and financial tracking.
  • Knowledge of, or certification in, ITIL, CISSP, or other relevant fields.
  • Strong Project financial management experience is a must.
  • Possesses seasoned expertise in project management methodologies, tools and techniques.
  • Possesses in-depth understanding of the SDLC and how to apply it to relevant projects.
  • Demonstrates in-depth knowledge of IT functions and services.
  • Is flexible, calm under pressure, highly communicative, and comfortable taking ownership in ambiguous situations.
  • Possesses strong communication skills and is savvy working with both technology and business partners across the organization in a collaborative way.

Posted By

Gagan Verma

Dice Id : 10441044
Position Id : 19-00505
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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