Senior IT Security Engineer

Location: Norcross, GA
Date Posted: 06-06-2016
Senior IT Security Engineer
Location: Norcross, GA
Employment Type:  Full Time Perm

Our client makes consumer and corrugated packaging solutions that give their customers a winning edge in the global marketplace. They partner closely with customers on everything from beverage packs and pizza boxes to trigger sprayers and fragrance pumps to paperboard used for a wide variety of packaging and shipping containers.
Their 42,000 team members combine practical innovations and rigorous execution in about 275 operating and business facilities across North America, South America, Europe and Asia to deliver products and services that answer unique local needs.
  • The right candidate for moving into a manager role. 
  • Responsible for information security policy and the coordination of information security efforts across the company
  • Working with senior IT management, the role coordinates the process for evolving a companywide information security strategy and vision
  • Oversees the creation and maintenance of information security policy, leads security risk assessment efforts, and owns the company awareness and training program
  • Advises and collaborates with the full IT and Internal Audit organizations regarding security posture, disaster recovery plans, and audit and compliance
Plans, Designs, Implements and Monitors Information Security Policies and Procedures for the company
  • Identifies areas where existing security requires change or development and develops proposals, processes and implementation plans
  • Develops and maintains enterprise-wide security standards, policies, procedures and guidelines to maintain the systems (e.g. ESP, CSIRT)
  • Develops and maintains tactical procedures for operationalizing policies (e.g. processing SOC and IDS alerts)
  • Conduct monthly security meetings and drive resolution of information security issues
  • Oversee incident response planning as well as the investigation of security breaches, and assist with disciplinary and legal matters associated with such breaches as necessary
  • Develop and implement a security awareness program
Provides Security Support for Enterprise-Wide Projects
  • Rigorously manages Security projects and drives them to completion
  • Provides technical expertise and guidance on the administration of security tools that control and monitor information security
  • Participate in the evaluation of vendor proposals, new and existing security designs, and emerging security technologies and systems.
Skills and Experience
  • 15 years of related work experience in Information Security and/or IT focused
  • Minimum of 25% travel
  • Must read, write, and speak the English language. 
  • Knowledge of Privacy/Security Regulations and Sarbanes-Oxley IT control standards.
  • Strong understanding of Information Security processes, technologies, and practices.
  • Information Security Certification(s) with demonstrated work experience is preferred. Desired certifications include: CISSP, CISA, CISM
  • Must possess excellent written and verbal communication, organization, decision-making, advanced problem solving, and presentation/training skills; as well as initiative, adaptability, and customer focus.
  • Must possess the ability to build positive team relationships with all levels of individuals at the facility/division; corporate level.
  • Should have experience with business continuity planning, auditing, and risk management, as well as contract and vendor negotiation
Education and Experience
  • BA or BS in Computer Science, Information Management, or related field, or equivalent experience; Masters preferred
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