Sr. Security and Compliance Specialist

Information Technology
in Phoenix
, AZ
Reference: 19-03275
The Senior Security and Compliance Specialist will provide security consulting to ensure projects, existing systems and third party service providers have the appropriate level of security, privacy, and compliance controls. They will coordinate periodic security assessments, assist in the development of remediation plans for identified findings or coordinate the security exception process (when needed). They will provide periodic review and feedback for all new and existing security standards.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience working for a public company
  • Experience working in a multi-national and multi-cultural environment
  • Ability to be flexible with work schedule and travel requirements
  • Demonstrated strong organizational and time management skills
Required Qualifications:
  • Experience with security assessment methods and penetration testing techniques
  • Demonstrated experience in identifying risk and development of mitigation plans
  • Demonstrated experience in a security program for a large and complex organization
  • Knowledge of security related legislation/regulations with emphasis on PCI, PII and EU data privacy
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills with an ability to develop creative alternatives to complex problems as well as continuous improvement process skills
  • Demonstrated ability to handle confidential information
  • Ability to establish credibility and working relationships with a wide range of personnel, including operations, management, executive, and legal staff
  • Demonstrated professional written, verbal, and presentation communications skills
  • Solid understating of project management principles
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment as part of a high performance team
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or related field
  • Security accreditation (i.e., CISSP, GCIH, or CISM) plus at least eight years of related IT experience
Preferred Education:
  • Master’s degree or equivalent