IBM IBM Cloud Object Storage - IT Security Standards and Compliance Lead in CHICAGO, Illinois

Do you have a passion for leading edge technology? Are you searching for an opportunity to partner and work with intelligent and innovative colleagues? Would you thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment? If so, the IBM Cloud Object Storage team may be the right fit for you.The IBM Cloud Object Storage team is revolutionizing the storage industry by working to enable the world to confidently store, distribute, access and leverage unstructured content at massive scale – to accelerate digital transformation within enterprises around the world! Our cutting edge, proven technology has been recognized by a number of top analysts, most recently garnering more #1 positions than any other vendor in Gartner’s Critical Capabilities for Object Storage 31 March 2016. Our highly ambitious pursuits are fueled primarily by the stellar people we hire. We look for bright people who are passionate and dedicated team players.The Security Standards and Compliance Lead will lead a focused Information Assurance & Security certification program for IT Infrastructure & Systems with the objective of enhancing Cyber Security robustness. Through collaboration in the creation of security roadmap for IBM Cloud Object Storage business, ensure certification and security requirements are proactively addressed. By participating in the security certification standards bodies, keeping abreast of Industry standards and emerging vulnerabilities. This position is located in Chicago and relocation assistance is available.Position Details

  • Proactively maintain awareness of emerging security vulnerabilities and applicable changes to International Standards (ISO 27001)

  • Collaborate with IBM IT, Networking & DevOps teams to ensure security is properly addressed as part of technology change management

  • Develop and implement security architecture & design rules to meet emerging business need

  • Maintain software systems to protect against cyber security vulnerabilities in accordance with IBM standards and best practice

The ideal candidate will possess the following skills:

  • 5-10 years of direct Information Security Management and Governance of Enterprise IT

  • Professional certification such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA)

  • Detailed knowledge of Information Assurance and Security standards for government departments and regulated industries including financial (SEC) and health-care (HIPAA) institutions

  • Detailed knowledge of Cyber Security Best Practices

  • ITIL Service Management experience

  • Strong Linux background

  • Excellent communication skills that are clear, logical and compelling to colleagues at all levels

  • Approach challenges with a passion and leverage any and all opportunities to learn

  • Thrive in a team environment where collaboration and knowledge sharing are critical to success

  • Effectively multitask while maintaining flexibility in fast-paced work environment

  • Strong problem-solving ability

  • Minimum of 5 years of direct Information Security Management and Governance of Enterprise IT

  • At least 1 professional certification: CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), CISM (Certified Information Security Manager) or CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor)

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