DC Area Information Security / Information Risk S Managers & Directors

Reston, VA
Feb 22, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description


Serve as an "on-site" Information Security / Information Risk engagement manager leading a variety of large client engagements in the governance, risk, and compliance management domains.

Plan, lead, and direct engagement activities, providing periodic updates on engagement status to the engagement Principal and working with the engagement Principal to maximize client value.

Provide input for engagement value delivery plans, drive the team towards key engagement performance metrics and oversee the quality of engagement delivery.

Build an extensive network of positive relationships throughout Client and its technology organization(s) to be leveraged to accomplish the broad requirements of this position.

Support implementation and enforcement of Client's information security programs and policy.

Develop information security / information risk management services that are appropriate for the client's risk appetite and regulatory environment.

Promote information security risk management as an enabler of the organization's core business processes.

Contribute individual skills and experience to advance development of multiple components of the client's Information Risk Management program.

Possess in-depth knowledge of information security regulations, industry requirements and generally accepted best practices such as FFIEC, GLBA , PCI DSS, ISO, NIST and CIS Benchmarks. (NIST required)

Have a mature understanding of information security "best practices" and related material such as OWASP Top 10, SANS Critical Security Controls, and current events as they relate to business value.


8+ years of Information Security or Information Risk experience in large, highly-regulated organizations or within the Big-4 consulting firms

Intermediate or advanced understanding of business, finance, and management concepts

Articulate communicator, demonstrating mastery of both spoken and written English, with the ability to tailor deliverables appropriately for audiences ranging from technical to senior executives

Strong critical thinking skills; ability to quickly comprehend problems, develop hypotheses, draw logical conclusions, develop solutions, and respond accordingly

Strong ability to lead, coordinate, and motivate other people, especially those outside of a direct reporting relationship

Proven history of being a self-starter: proactively identifying problems, determining pragmatic solutions, identifying and obtaining needed resources, and executing with little or no supervision

Relevant undergraduate degree or equivalent professional experience; preferred undergraduate degrees include computer science, management of information security, etc.

Professional experience within financial services, banking, or critical infrastructure organizations

Advanced Information Security certification (CISSP or equivalent is preferred, but CISM, CEH, or similar certifications are also useful)

Advanced Auditing and/or Project Management certifications considered (CISA, PMP, etc)

Company Description
infoedge is a rapidly growing, dynamic, management consulting firm that helps our clients effectively use information for success in healthcare, financial services, products and services, we help our clients improve their customers' experiences, drive profitability, innovate, or manage risk. Our multidisciplinary team offers a variety of services to help our clients succeed by design. We work with the world's leading brands and organizations and deliver impactful, innovative solutions. We offer a highly competitive compensation package that rewards high performers and provides sector leading benefits and a lively, agile, collaborative work environment.

Reston, VA


Sun, 19 Feb 2017 18:20:46 PST