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Director of Information Security

  • Location:

    Tucson

  • Sector:

    Senior Appointments

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    From $170,000 - $210,000

  • Contact:

    Gloria Hernandez

  • Contact email:

    g.hernandez@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    +1 (646) 647 8590

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-12-03

Job Title: Director of Information Security

Location: Tucson, Arizona

Salary Range: $170,000 - $210,000


About the company:

They are a forward-thinking company in beautiful Tucson, Arizona. Committed to innovation and technological excellence, we are seeking a visionary Director of Information Security to lead and shape our cybersecurity landscape.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Establish and administer information security strategies and procedures.

  • Develop and implement information security and governance programs aligned with organizational standards.

  • Evaluate information risk regularly and raise security awareness within the organization.

  • Create sub-function strategies and objectives, including budgets, policies, and procedures.

  • Apply deep hands-on knowledge of security principles and best practices.

  • Identify security risks and vulnerabilities, and proactively implement countermeasures.

  • Lead and manage the security team, including hiring, training, and evaluations.

  • Review and update security measures as necessary.

  • Oversee daily security operations, identify risks, and propose enhancements.

  • Conduct security risk assessments, audits, and vulnerability studies with mitigation plans.

  • Investigate and resolve security matters.

  • Analyze security trends and incidents to adjust security protocols.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (Master's preferred).

  • 2+ years of experience in information security, with a minimum of 5= years in leadership roles.

  • Deep understanding of cybersecurity frameworks, compliance standards, and regulations.

  • Strong knowledge of security technologies, tools, and best practices.

  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or CISA.

  • Exceptional leadership, communication, and problem-solving skills.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary in the range of $170,000 - $210,000.

  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, dental, and retirement plans.

  • Opportunities for professional development, training, and career growth.

  • A collaborative and innovative work environment where your ideas are valued.

To find out more, apply now!