IT Security, Lead

Information Technology
in Tampa
, FL
Reference: 19-02920


Provides leadership and technical expertise in requirements, system analysis, technical design, security consultation, risk analysis, and documentation of information security systems, networking infrastructure and information systems.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for providing subject matter expertise to our client on security threats, technology, standards, and practices being applied within our client in order to evolve our client’s information security program to adapt to changing threats and technology advances
  • Responsible for management of projects including establishing goals, assigning tasks and deadlines for the team, providing cost and scheduling reports
  • Identify technological developments and evaluate impacts on our client’s business
  • Evaluate and develop a flexible security approach to business solutions.
  • Proactively assess potential items of risk and develop mitigation strategies of vulnerability in the network
  • Identify protection goals, objectives and metrics consistent with HIPAA privacy office
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Provides support for team members in a SME capacity in areas of risk management tools and practices

Additional Position Responsibilities:

  • Leads business interviews to build roles, data mining of business role descriptions and end-user training
  • Analyzes root cause to recommend resolutions for provisioning and de-provisioning activities in accordance with security standards, policies and procedures
  • Acts as the liaison among stakeholders to review, document, and communicate system activities to ensure access assignments or requests are completed consistent with service level and IAM information security standards
  • Drives processes to understand security access requirements and develops role models and standards for IAM processes
  • Utilizes databases and reporting tools to extract data, generate reports, performs complex data analysis, drafting system process improvement and access trend recommendations and monitoring best practice implementation and success
  • Captures metrics, reporting, and role governance strategy that informs decisions and planning, and measures progress quarter over quarter; link all relevant data sets to provide a full picture and influence the direction and outcomes of our collective efforts
  • Participates in audit support activities, as they pertain to access administration, for both internal and external audits

Education Level:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field required or equivalent work experience
  • 2 additional years of relevant work experience may be substituted in lieu of degree required

Work Experience:

  • 8+ years of experience in Implementing technology solutions (2 yrs in a senior level position)
  • 5+ years of experience in Designing, implementing and monitoring complex security systems/tools
  • 10+ years of experience in Cisco routing and protocol experience
  • Experience with software and security architectures
  • Experience with security practices of Intranet and Extranet


  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • CCIE Preferred


  • Windows Operating System
  • Principles and practice of Information Security
  • IP networks and technologies- Cisco, BlueCoat Proxy, Firewalls, Intrusion Prevention Systems
  • Understanding of advanced security protocols and standards
  • Solid knowledge of information security principles and practices
  •  Knowledge of and implementation of data loss preventions systems
  • Expertise in common IAM protocols and standards such as OAUTH, SAML, JWT
  • Experience with AWS, ADFS, RBAC
  • Subject matter expert with Sail Point or Oracle Identity and Access Management (OIM, OAM) or CyberArk