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Our team is growing and we are actively looking to hire Security Specialist - Cyber Metrics and Reporting to join our team! Reporting to the Manager, Cyber Security and Compliance. You will be responsible for implementing tools and developing techniques for measuring and reporting technical performance metrics as well developing and running regular reports on schedule. Other responsibilities includes maintaining storage of performance metrics, collecting, validating, interpreting, and organizing various types of data into meaningful reports and/or summaries for designated audiences. This role will develop professional report and representation for senior executive that effectively communicate operational status, security maturity and progress of the security program;
The ideal candidate must possess five (5) years of experience in Information Technology. He/she should also possess working knowledge of information security fundamentals and risk-based approach to information security. A strong understanding of end-to-end security metrics process including metrics collection, tracking and reporting, including ownership and responsibilities for each activity. Experience with the design and creation of security report and compliance metrics and dashboards for Senior Management as well as advanced skills in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Prepare professional security report, illustrative materials, diagrams, charts, and other formal presentation or publications
Gather necessary information from cyber security personnel, and applicable policies and best practices in developing, writing, formatting, and editing technical and non-technical information for reports, manuals, procedures, processes, briefs, and other forms of documentation
Provide technical and editorial document review and written feedback and expert opinion on cybersecurity information documents
Assist with preparation of appropriate illustrative materials, diagrams and charts, and other formal presentation material for customer review
Determine requirements for technical solutions and tools to effectively implement an Information Security Metrics program.
Review Information Security metrics for efficiency of various Cybersecurity programs. Provides insight to the Information Security Operation, Identity & Access Management, Advisory and Consulting Services and Governance, Risk & Compliance teams.
Develop and automate Cybersecurity metrics with specific procedures for data collection, analysis and charting.
Develop and maintain a security dashboard, metrics roadmap, and scorecard.
Collect and analyze information security metrics on a periodic basis.
Present information security metrics to management regularly to provide visibility into existing and imminent threats.
Map metrics back to IT, Business and Information Security strategic objectives, for providing insight into the effectiveness and efficiency of security processes and controls.
Define and implement processes measuring utilization of metrics for Cyber Security & Compliance units.
Perform other duties as assigned or requested.
Qualifications & Experience:
Proficiency in creating polished and professional security report, presentation using MS PowerPoint and MS Word is a must.
Must have a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent demonstrated work experience.
Minimum of 5 years of directly related experience in Information Technology.
Demonstrated working knowledge of information security fundamentals and risk-based approach to information security comprehensive information security program.
Experience developing automated tools used to calculate metrics and visualization tools for reporting will be an asset
Demonstrated experience with end-to-end security metrics process including metrics collection, tracking and reporting.
Ability to analyze data using industry-leading tools reporting including the use of complex macros and scripts for reporting and data mining purposes from multiple sources.
Passion and expert skills in building elegant and interactive data visualizations of complex information.
Possesses experience in the design and creation of security and compliance metrics as well as dashboards for Senior Management.
Certification such as CISSP, CISM, and CISA is preferred.
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