IBM Security Specialist – Security Policy, Education and Enablement in Armonk, New York

Job Description

The IBM Security Business Unit Information Security Officer (BISO) team has an opening for an Entry Level Security Specialist – Policy, Education and Enablement. The Security Specialist will work closely with business unit leadership and SMEs to communicate, educate and enable our employees to help improve the security both of our BU and our offerings.

The Security Specialist – Policy, Education and Enablement:

  • Develop and maintain a 360 degree view of security and privacy education and enablement material for the IBM Security BU.

  • Analyze security and privacy education needs across the BU to develop and maintain security & privacy education roadmaps by roles.

  • Develop and maintain documents, visual and multimedia enablement that is timely and relevant as part of the security education program.

  • Maintain business unit security policy and enable employees to understand and comply with its requirements to improve overall compliance and security of the BU

  • Design, implement, and maintain a security policy and compliance education knowledge base (in community or other like content repository).

  • Design and develop the BISO website to share information about security and privacy requirements, solutions and news

  • Curate information and publish BISO communications such as ad hoc BISO notifications, website, newsletter.

  • Produce metrics and reports on enablement and education activities and key security risks/issues as part of the executive security risk dashboard

  • Improve user / employee experience based on NPS feedback on an ongoing basis.

​Prefer candidates located in Atlanta, GA or Cambridge, MA.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Effective communication, technical writing and presentation skills

  • Experience designing and managing a website

  • Demonstrated organizational skills

  • At least 3 years of experience in using Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, global team

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Basic coding skills in python or java

  • Knowledge of social media marketing

  • Knowledge of content management platforms

  • Proficiency with image editing tools such as Adobe Photoshop

  • Experience producing online multi-media content

  • Experience with online learning management systems

  • Experience with Agile design and project management methodologies

  • Experience in Management Consulting and Systems Integration and/or Managed Security Services

  • Current or previous internship experience with IBM Security Services

  • Bachelor's degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or related field

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.