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IT Security Officer - 005TU7

Schneider Electriccreates connected technologies that reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives Our 160,000 employees thrive in more than 100 countries From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operationsHelp us deliver solutions that ensure Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment

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Cyber Security Professional


The Cyber Security Professional is responsible for supporting the Regional CISO to establishing and maintaining an enterprise-wide information risk security/privacy program while ensuring tight linkage with the overall corporate strategy The CISO is responsible for the security necessary to support business needs which include developing, implementing, and monitoring enterprise-wide initiatives to reduce information security risks, promoting utilization of industry standards and best practices, tracking violations of privacy and security, identifying security trends and evolving technologies, reporting information security risks in a manner that meets compliance and regulatory requirements, and communicating effectively with Sr Leadership about related information security issues and implications to the enterprise

The Americas CISO has direct reporting from a small team of experts in the region to carry out the information security program, coordinates with regional teams located in APAC and EMEA, and the IT SOC

This role is based preferably in the Northeast region of the United States



Broad experience in IT technology, in particular in networks, data center, cloud operation

Product security design, Secure Coding and testing, Software lifecycle

Working knowledge of various Cyber Security Frameworks and Certifications

General security certification (CISSP, CISM or equivalent)

Soft Skills

Capability to operate in a matrix environment while being outcome driven

Analytic, problem solving skills

Strong project management, diplomacy and communication skills


Work directly with and in support of the Regional CISO to

Influence directly and indirectly a diverse and highly disciplined team of IT security professionals within Schneider Digital and the multiple Business Units
Independently manage, directly and indirectly, Schneider Digital partners and key stakeholders during the investigation of incidents involving the network, products and its users to achieve the most favorable outcomes
Provide support to the Head of the Security Operations Center through the development of security services deployment both internally and externally to Schneider-Electric
Assist the Global and Regional CISOs coordinate and assimilate the cyber security program with the Chief Security Officers and Chief Technology Officers imbedded in the business units
Become proficient in the Digital Security Policies and Procedures
Assess vulnerabilities to the IT systems and provide risk-based solutions to maintain data integrity
Oversee execution of approved information security projects and internal/external audits being conducted within the region and provide regular status reporting on progress of such projects
Design and implement an appropriate level of mitigation to address any audit findings
Provide security and operational oversight for third party outsourcing contracts, minimize risks associated with third party services including reputational, compliance and transactional risks
Manage the implementation and compliance of all IT security policies and procedures
Communicate clearly, concisely and regularly with key internal business leaders and external stakeholders the Schneider Information Security strategy and the status of its implementation
Collaborate across the Enterprise with other functional areas to achieve data protection objectives Internal partners will include but not be limited to Human Resources, Data Privacy Office, Legal and Finance
Collaborate with the Global IT departments to ensure information security risks in both ongoing and planned operations are properly considered and that all compliance matters are being adhered to as required
Identify and propose key information security program priorities, initiatives, plans, practices and tools
Provide guidance (eg, information security risk severity assessments / relative cost benefit analysis etc) and provide recommendations regarding prioritization of investments and projects that mitigate risks, strengthen defences and reduce vulnerabilities
Monitor information security trends and evolving technologies and keep senior management informed about related information security issues and implications for the Enterprise
Understand potential and emerging information security threats, vulnerabilities, and control techniques and communicate this information to other Digital Security colleagues and the Senior Vice President-CISO on a timely basis
Provide guidance to business units as necessary to investigate security breaches and to pursue associated potential disciplinary and legal actions in collaboration with Human Resources and Legal counsel as appropriate
Maintain relationships with local, state, and federal law enforcement and related government agencies
Travel approximately 15-20 PERCENT



Bachelors degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Information Management Systems, Business/Accounting or related field or related experience

Minimum 10 years of experience in IT Security, IT Audit or related area

Strong technical skills relevant to Information Security such as secure coding standards, ethical hacking techniques, network security, and risk analysis

Familiarity with Information Security industry standards/best practices and relevant regulations (eg, PCI DSS, GDPR, NIST, ISO,HIPPA)

Strong practical knowledge of Incident Response and Crisis Management practices Ten years of active internal investigations or incident response experience desirable

Ability to learn and adapt to changing environments while maintaining operational capability

Experience developing and implementing information security policies, standards, and procedures

Experience reviewing customer and vendor contracts involving security best practices

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Telecom, IT-Hardware/Networking
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : System Security
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 15th Jul 2020

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