Senior Security Architect

Our confidential client is an international publicly traded manufacturer based in Europe. They bring a reputation of high quality and reliability to their customer base. Their culture nurtures a solutions-based approach for customers and a continuous improvement focus internally.<br /><br />While we keep our clients confidential in initial communications, more information will be given to qualified candidates after an NDA is signed.

Reading, PA Area (Hybrid)

Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.)

<p>Your Global Talent Partners</p> <p>Career Opportunities International (C.O.I.) is a dynamic and progressive international search firm with offices in the US and Europe. C.O.I. assists companies large and small, across international borders, to find highly qualified professionals to fill mid and upper-level management positions.</p> <p>We have an international team of executive recruiters and partners who understand business from a global perspective but also have an in-depth understanding of local business practices in a multi-cultural society. We are dedicated and experienced professionals with the ability to identify the perfect match in the shortest time possible.</p> <p>Our clients trust that we will maintain the highest standards of integrity with a commitment to deliver unsurpassed results.</p>

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Overview: This role is ideal for an IT and cybersecurity professional to take a leading role in a global company! Our client is looking for a demonstrated hands-on and agile leader who is willing to take on small and large-scale projects covering their North American region. This role will work closely with cybersecurity peers in Europe and Asia too.<br /><br />This role provides a unique opportunity to participate in strategy development and implement cybersecurity operations in this low-hierarchy company culture for North America. This position will need a strong influencing personality to motivate peers and leaders (up to the C-level) to create change and positive impact.<br /><br />If you have international exposure, are able to influence other industry leaders, and are looking for an opportunity where you can grow, this position may be a great fit for you!
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Advising leadership on best practices regarding the IT and cybersecurity infrastructures</li> <li>Collaborate with internal leadership team to provide highest level of protection to external threats through the development of a security platform</li> <li>Consult with North America team to guide effective communications campaigns and stimulate awareness around data, privacy, and security matters</li> <li>Review and offer recommendations on global security guidelines and strategy</li> <li>Implement awareness and educational training</li> <li>Perform security assessments</li> <li>Keep manuals and documentation (e.g. incident plans) up-to-date</li> <li>This role will have a North American scope, but international exposure is a plus!</li> <li>Some travel required</li> </ul>
Requirements: <ul> <li>Comfortability with the CSIRT (crisis management) framework</li> <li>Experience managing projects or programs to achieve information security objectives</li> <li>Minimum of 7 years of experience in IT or Cybersecurity</li> <li>Bachelor's in computer science, IT, engineering, or information systems required</li> <li>Cybersecurity certifications with demonstrated application of learned concepts required (CISSP, CISM, or other relevant certifications)</li> <li>Collaborative and strong communicator</li> <li>A motivated and hands-on leader</li> </ul>