Job Description :
VDart is a IT staffing firm based out of Atlanta, GA specializing in Digital & Emerging technologies. Founded in 2007, VDart has over 1700+ employees and contractors spread across 3 continents. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in UK, Mexico, Canada and India, we provide talent solutions to global customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. We provide deep technology and domain expertise in BFSI, Energy & Utility, Technology, CPG & Retail industry verticals. VDart is an award winning organization recognized on Inc 500 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle's Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC's National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young's Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Title: Senior Security Consultant Location: Phoenix, AZ Type: Contract Job Description- Client facing role to assess the Information Security Posture of the client's suppliers per the client's guidelines. Includes working as a team member with client personnel to plan, coordinate, execute and report the Information Security posture of the client's supplier. Information Security professional will work independently and has a broad base of knowledge in Information Security policies, process, tools, services and architectures. Collaborate with others during project management, strong verbal, written and listening ability and flexible in accommodating client deadlines, willing to travel 75% of time. Adept at analyzing information / data providing well-researched feedback and recommendations enhancing security. The candidate must have experience in Third party risk assessments (both remotely and at onsite), audit experience, report writing skills, interpersonal skills, communication skills and good awareness on information security concepts. The candidate must also have excellent skills in the following areas: Required: Strong technical skills required in the following areas: Evaluating the environment for security exposures and providing metrics of the security posture Providing metrics and program management for Information Security Assessor service Review of Policies and procedures, Security Awareness Training, Change Management, Anti-Virus Management, Patch Management, Supplier Risk Assessments, Encryption, Business Continuity Management, Log Management, User Access Management, Password Policy, Physical and environmental controls etc. Mentoring other Information Security Assessor's in developing both information security and customer relation skills Ability to execute audits end-to-end individually Researching the latest industry security practices and technologies Proven ability to perform security risk assessments, communicate (in writing and verbally) the results, and advise on actions to reduce or eliminate risk Strong interpersonal relationship skills and ability to build new relationships quickly with customers and their partners/suppliers Excellent written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to manage multiple streams of work while meeting deadlines and due dates Be able to function in an 'on demand' environment Working knowledge of PCI DSS, HIPAA, SOC, etc Ability to understand the supplier's existing controls that meet the compliance requirements. Be able to make recommendations on security changes, security policy updates, improvements and problem resolution Strong organizational skills Work independently At least 15 years of experience in the Information Security domain At least 5 years of experience in Information Security Risk Management At least 5 years of experience in Audit (Internal or external) At least 3 years of experience in Third Party Assessments Passport ready with ability to travel up to 75% international and domestic annually English - Fluent Highly Preferred: Master's degree CISA/CISSP/CISM If your skills match these requirements please send your resume to for immediate consideration. Please be assured that your resume will be reviewed and you will be contacted if there is an interest in your background and experience. Candidates should e-mail resume to address above. Be sure to reference the job number and title in the subject line. Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc