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Virtual CISO

Contemporary Computer Services, Inc. in Bohemia, NY 11716 USA

Last online 2 weeks ago

Benefits Offered

Dental, Medical, Vision, Life, 401K

Employment Type

Full-Time

Job Description:

We’re hiring Virtual CISO’s (vCISO) to help guide the security programs of our clients who are in need of security leadership. This role will include management, oversight and strategic vision to advise and lead our clients through today’s security and threat landscape. Many organizations don’t have a full time CISO, or are in the midst of a transition, but still require the expertise within cybersecurity to guide their organization. This role allows for an opportunity to be a security leader for our clients without being onsite. You’ll be part of our CCSI team but working directly with the client to assist them in fulfilling their cybersecurity needs.

Responsibilities:

· Develops and leads a cybersecurity program to guide clients into reducing risk

· Proficient in developing and maintaining written policy and procedures on cybersecurity best practices and standards

· Facilitates and evaluates IT risk assessment procedures to develop an ongoing process to discover and mitigate risks within the organization and with third party partners

· Reviews and manages the security awareness training throughout the organization as needed

· Works with third party and business stakeholders to identify adequate levels of risk

· Liaison for all regulatory and compliance related standards

· Management and improvement of the incident response program for clients

· Prioritizes risk in process and technology while developing a risk register of improvements to present to management

· Responsible for defense and strategy against cybersecurity threats while keeping on top of current trends and events

· Guidance over continual assessments (vulnerability, risk and penetration testing) with results and findings being delivered to the client for review

· Regular reporting to clients business leaders or board of directors on the status of the information security program

· Managing and working with a third party service provider as an additional cyber security resource

· Responsible for the overall effectiveness of the clients cybersecurity program

Required Skills:

· 10 years of relevant work experience as an information security leader

· Strong communication skills with the ability to translate cyber security topics to business partners who don’t have a background in Information Security

· Industry certifications (E.g CISSP, CISM, CRISC, etc) are preferred

· A proven track record in leading an information security program from a policy, management and risk perspective is mandatory

· The ability to create strong relationships with partners and clients to gain trust and improve security posture

· Through understanding of compliance, regulations and state/federal laws

· Management, leadership and planning skills used to meet deadlines and handle difficult situations

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About Contemporary Computer Services, Inc.:

CCSI is an IT Service organization that started serving customers, in NY, in 1974 and we continue to maintain our sharp edge by keeping on top of the latest technologies and advancements. Dedication and commitment to excellence have driven us to become a premier provider of IT services for a variety of customers across multiple industries and verticals. Today, we are the go-to partner for many private corporations, government agencies and educational institutions in New York.

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Posted date: 27 days ago

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