Job Description :
Job Title: Senior Information Security Risk Analyst

Contract Duration: 6+ months
Location: Marlborough, MA
Exp: 10+ years

Job Responsibilities

Coordinate business-level information security risk assessments for key information assets.
Help to identify and track mitigation actions intended to reduce identified risks, as well as tracking and reporting on changes in key risk indicators.
Work with vendor management team to perform thorough technical, policy-based information security risk assessments of key third party vendors.
Work with internal application, infrastructure, and architecture teams to assess the information security risk of existing technology, infrastructure and processes as well as proposed projects.
Help identify appropriate control standard and assessment frameworks.
Assist with information security risk aspects of internal audits.


· We are seeking 10 plus years’ in Information Security including 5 plus years’ of experience in an Information Security Risk role. Experience working with internal teams to advice on risk of proposed projects, as well as performing due diligence risk assessments on third party vendors is highly desired.

· We are seeking technical depth in the following areas: Data Encryption, Access Control, Security Architecture, Information Security policy and standards and Vulnerability Management. This individual will need to be able to completely assess any risks within Information Security Architecture.

· Excellent communication skills are needed as this individual will interface with business users, outside vendors and IT teams.

· The role is based in Marlborough but there is occasional travel to Boston (1 day every other week or so) so the candidate must be flexible to go to Boston when needed.

· Experience helping to design, grow, and work within a formal qualitative Information Security risk management program.

· Experience with Vendor Management Programs, performing risk assessments of third party service providers/vendors based on ISO27001 and SIG, review of SSAE16, etc.

· Experience performing technical risk assessments for internal projects, working closely with the architecture team.

· Significant breadth of technical experience and critical analysis skills sufficient to perform detailed risk analysis on a variety of technologies and use cases. The successful candidate will have the technical depth and analysis capabilities necessary to be proficient when examining controls and identifying risk in areas such as data encryption, access control, security architecture, information security policy and standards, and vulnerability management.

· Past experience working with auditors to prepare SSAE16 or similar reports.

· Experience responding to client RFPs, and meeting with clients to review information security posture.

· CISSP is preferred.

· Bachelor''s degree in Computer Science or related discipline.