Role details

Senior Cybersecurity & IT Risk Consultant (Insurance)

Manhattan   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Senior Cybersecurity Consultant for a global Insurance firm in Manhattan, NY
  • Roles sits within GTO. Experience in Cybersecurity and IT required.

About Our Client

Our client is a global Insurance company.

Job Description

IT Security Sr. Consultant will provide key leadership and subject matter expertise as it relates to implementing and maintaining core security infrastructure and systems that integrate capabilities and technologies to address identified risks and securely enable strategic IT solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish strategic partnerships with global security teams to align strategic direction, monitor security status and assess overall posture of core network and endpoint controls
  • Responsible for leading, implementing and maintaining continuous process for technical security standards for major technologies in accordance with industry best practices
  • Lead technical remediation and continuous improvement for the company global infrastructure technologies, collaborating with key partners and stakeholders
  • Partner with global working teams, gather the security requirements and recommend security products, services and/or procedures to enhance productivity and effectiveness
  • Identify and evaluate complex business and technology risks, internal controls which mitigate risks, and related opportunities for internal control improvement
  • Participate in the global infrastructure security committee. Provide technical expertise and direction in security architecture, design, developing, monitoring and supporting enterprise infrastructure environment
  • Analyze, recommend and facilitate the execution of IT Risk & Security key initiatives to reduce risk and exposure of the infrastructure
  • Establish and maintain key operational and performance metrics to measure success and effectiveness of program

The Successful Applicant

Required Qualifications

  • Candidate must have 5+ years of combined IT and Cyber Security related work experience
  • Possess good communication skills and be able to document and explain technical details clearly and concisely
  • Strong understanding of key security controls and technologies (e.g. operating systems, networking, firewall, desktop and perimeter controls)
  • Experience managing/supporting enterprise deployment projects, assisting in coordinating, scheduling and implementation activities
  • Demonstrate advanced understanding of business processes, internal control risk management, IT controls and related standards
  • Preferred Qualifications

Relevant industry certifications such as CISSP, CCNA-Security, Security+, GIAC, PMP, LEAN and Six Sigma are desired

Ability to perform basic scripting to analyze and automate repeatable processes

What's on Offer

Competitive Base, Bonus and Benefits

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