Job Description :
Information Security & Compliance,NYC, located Downtown. (Full Time)

DESCRIPTION

For the eighth consecutive year, our client has scored among the highest-performing schools in New York State. Students at our client not only surpassed their peers statewide, but also outperformed students without disabilities and native English speakers, respectively, across New York. Benefits are exceptional. This is a great opportunity and a stepping stone the right candidate.

This role will be in NYC, located Downtown.

Responsibilities

- Overseeing all IT security, leads security initiatives and manages audits and responses, while serving as an escalation point for all critical security concerns;

- Managing all Security team employees, supports the junior members of the Security team and mentors them;

- Assists with cross-training of team members to ensure no single points of failure and a well rounded team;

- Manage and develop existing security framework and incident response protocols;

- Design and continuously improve security framework;

- Perform periodic and on-demand system audits and vulnerability assessments, including user accounts, application access, file system and external Web integrity scans to determine compliance;

- Lead the implementation of security platforms and systems, including installation, configuration and maintenance of security software; and

- Ensure compliance with SEC/NFA guidelines, ISO 27001, COBIT, and NIST standards.

Responsibilities:

- Demonstrated ability to scale security management to meet the needs of a growing organization;

- Capacity for analyzing current security landscape and translating gaps into IT security solutions;

- Exudes a calm, professional demeanor while acting decisively and with urgency;

- Ability to manage a crisis & declare incidents while calmly implementing contingency plans;

- Developing and executing on incident response protocols;

- Proven track record of security and compliance analysis and execution;

- Familiarity with the following products and vendors: Zendesk, Zingtree, Cisco Enterprise, Meraki, Jamf, Apple, Mac OS, iOS, Google Enterprise (GSuite), Chrome OS, Chromebooks, Microsoft, Exchange, Active Directory, Printers, SMART boards and interactive panels, SMART Notebook, ActivInspire, and Promethean interactive panels;

- Advocates for our schools, providing real-time support and thoughtful solutions with both IT and non-IT initiatives;

- Holds security certifications or equivalent knowledge in CTPC, CPTE, CompTIA Security+, CSTA, GPEN, OSCP, CEH, ECSA, CEPT;

- Industry certification in at least one of the following areas is preferred: Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), ITIL, or Information Systems Security Management Professional; and

- Bachelor’s degree in computer science or hold equivalent work experience.

We are only accepting Green Card Holders or US Citizen. Relocation is not possible at this time

Client : C