Information Technology Security Officer GFI Software
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GFI Software pioneers powerful, award-winning information technology solutions for small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) ? and we make them affordable and easy to use. We are a dynamic, growing technology company with offices, customers and partners around the world.
As an IT Security Officer with GFI Software, you will be responsible for leadership of GFI?s IT Security Operation and IT Risk Management function. Working in close partnership with the IT Operations and Applications teams, this individual will define and implement security programs, policies, and procedures which improve GFI?s security posture and are in alignment with industry best practices. This individual will possess deep technical domain expertise while also having strong business acumen.
IT Security Officer Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop a security roadmap with clearly defined milestones and objectives which will mature GFI?s security operations and reduce risk and exposure based on an established security framework such as the ISO27002 / ISO17799 Security Standard.
Work closely with key stakeholders regarding the design and implementation of new project and service requests to develop solutions which meet those requirements while ensuring that corporate information security objectives are maintained.
He/she will also be responsible for managing technical assessments of the major information security subsystems in accordance with established policy and best practice guidelines, checking for compliance with the systems, policies, and procedures, and driving remediation where non-compliance exist.
He/she will take lead regarding internal, external, or customer audits of GFI?s IT systems.
He/she will be expected to conduct ongoing assessments of the Company?s information protection measures, and create measurement tools for quantifying success of the Information Security program.
Manage periodic reviews of our security, relative to external vulnerabilities for our infrastructure, apps, portals,& web site.
Will oversee the development of the IT key controls and coordinate with the process owners the execution of those controls, effectiveness metrics, optimization/efficiency, and automation.
Will oversee the IT Infrastructure Disaster Recovery programs and will coordinate the program with the individual domain stakeholders. This is a program management function as the implementation and execution of the program resides within the individual technical domains.
Other duties as assigned.
IT Security Officer Qualifications:
At least seven years of IT security and operations management experience. Specific depth needed in IT Infrastructure.
Strong technical domain expertise with IT infrastructure, networks, systems, and hosted services? preferred individual will have come up through the ranks.
Experienced working in a large global environment.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Strong project management expertise, skilled managing cross functional projects where direct authority over the resources does not exist.
Excellent oral and written communication skills. Skilled at drafting policies/procedures and gaining consensus through negotiation.
Excellent customer management and negotiation skills required.
Be knowledgeable with the following standards and regulations: ISO27002 / ISO17799, OWASP, PCI Data Security Standard, - also knowledge of HIPAA, PIC DSS and EU Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC desirable.
Information Technology Security Officer Education / Experience:
Bachelor?s Degree or equivalent working experience.
Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience focused in the Security operations domain. Minimum of 10+ years? experience overall in a global mid to large size company.
Experience having design, developed, and implemented SOX and GCC controls in a new environment highly desirable.
At the heart of our global operations is a talented and diverse team of professionals committed to making GFI Software a market leader. We are seeking dedicated, creative and driven individuals to join our team and grow professionally with us. We provide excellent benefits, competitive salaries and promise you a world of opportunities.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED