Placement

Consulting

Information Security Specialist

Location: Roseland, NJ       
Pay Rate: DOE       

 Years of Experience: 4 to 6 years (Intermediate Level)  

 
Interview: In Person
 
Scope of Work:
 
The Systems Information Security and Privacy Team requires assistance to meet the additional workload. As part of the Vendor Management Process initiative that is currently underway, it has been determined that ILI Systems should participate in all vendor reviews. There are currently over 30 vendors in various stages of review, and a full time resource is required to assist with this process, as well as to support increased workload for both ASA reviews (due to New Hartford applications) and SDLC Security Worksheet reviews (we anticipate receiving an increase number due to the process enhancements being implemented in late April/ early May).
 
Responsibilities:
 
- Reviews vendor documentation from a systems security perspective to ensure that the appropriate controls are in place. Identifies areas of non compliance, provides the appropriate risk ranking, and proposes changes to mitigate risk.
- Serves as the department liaison to the Vendor Governance team on a portfolio of vendors.
- Reviews the development, testing and implementation of security plans, products and control techniques.
- Investigates and recommends appropriate corrective actions for data security incidents.
- Maintains an awareness of existing and proposed security standard setting groups, State and Federal legislation and regulations pertaining to information security.
- Identifies regulatory changes that will affect information security policy, standards and procedures and recommends appropriate changes.
- Performs related duties as assigned or requested.
- Understands the SDLC methodologies and how to incorporate security controls in compliance with Enterprise standards into each phase.
- Work independently, received minimal guidance.
- Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.
- Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions.
 
Qualifications:
 
- The ideal candidate will have experience in information security. CISSP Certification is a significant plus.  
 
 
To apply please send your resume: jobs@samconsulting.com