Sr. Information Security Officer

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of America Corporation
  • 22 Mar 18 2018-03-22

Sr. Information Security Officer

Job Description:

The Senior Information Security Officer will be a member of the Business Information Security Officer's (BISO) organization and work closely with the line of business Chief Information Officers (CIOs)/Chief Technology Officers (CTOs) and the Business Technology Executives supporting the Enterprise Chief Information Office & Enterprise Control Function teams to develop a strong understanding of the business in order to have specialized information security risk-based discussions. This relationship will ensure a focus on the right risk priorities. The Senior Information Security Officer will provide guidance on information security topics, policies and controls.

•Possess strong / experienced application development and/or application security background; with solid knowledge of SDLC from design, testing, deployment to post production and the different risk elements associated with each step.
•Serves as an Information Security subject matter expert and participates in the development, implementation and maintenance of information security for the line of business (LOB)
•Provides guidance and advocacy regarding the prioritization of LOB investments that impact information security
•Advises LOB management on risk issues related to information security and recommends actions in support of the bank's wider risk management and compliance programs
•Monitors information security trends internal and external to the bank and keeps LOB leadership informed about information security-related
•Manages quality control and reporting
•Ensures compliance with policies and laws

Risk Management
•Drives GIS/LOB risk deliverables
•Collaborates with risk partners on info security critical priorities
•Participates in senior LOB specific Risk Management & Business Continuity Routines
•Identifies and measures global information security (GIS) controls on most critical business processes or channels

•Has a solid understanding of security for computing platforms (PaaS)
•Has a solid understanding of security in big data and other instructed large data structures
•Ability to build strong Partner relationships with peer technology groups and supported LOB
•Supports the triage process with the client and helps them understand the GIS support structure
•Drives required risk culture and partnership with peer technology teams and supported LOB
•Participates in key CIO operating routines to drive information security risk strategy

Required Skills:

  • Information Security & Technology professional with 10+ years' experience
  • 5+ years of risk management experience with proven ability to effectively apply risk principles to challenging business situations
  • Must display strong subject matter expertise in application security, vulnerability testing and development of risk appetite
  • Must display significant experience evaluating cyber security controls and providing guidance for platform or distributed computing platforms (Cloud, PaaS)
  • Experience with information security for No SQL, Big Data , and unstructured data stores (Cassandra, Hadoop, and /or Teradata)
  • Knowledge in Windows, Midrange and Mainframe Platforms with emphasis on security and access controls.
  • Exceptional executive presentation and communication skills
  • Excellent influencing and problem resolution skills
  • Must be comfortable in delivering messages across a wide spectrum of individuals having varying degrees of technical understanding
  • Must have strong leadership skills and qualities which enable you to work with peers and various levels of management

Desired Skills:
  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field

Enterprise Role Overview:
As an experienced professional, provide advice to client management with regard to moderately complex security issues. Assists in the review, development, testing and implementation of security plans, products and control techniques. Coordinates the reporting data security incidents. Provides technical support to the client and management and staff in risk assessments and implementation of appropriate data security procedures and products. Monitors existing and proposed security standard setting groups. State and Federal legislation and regulations. Identifies and escalates changes that will affect information security policy, standards and procedures. Executes security controls to prevent hackers from infiltrating company information or jeopardizing e-commerce programs. Researches attempted efforts to compromise security protocols. Administers security policies to control access to systems and maintains the company firewall. Works on complex problems where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of various factors. Exercises judgment within broadly defined practices and policies in selecting methods, techniques, and evaluation criterion for obtaining results. Work leadership may be provided by assigning work and resolving problems. Typically 5-7 years of IT experience.

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: