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Cybersecurity Consultant

San Ramon, CA 94583
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AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting is a division of AT&T (a Fortune Global Top 10 company). AT&T is seeking an information security practitioner with technical experience for the position of a Senior Consultant located in the western US to be a part of a dynamic team of experienced security professionals with varied experiences. Candidate must be skilled in security infrastructure engineering, design, testing of data protection and data security solutions, vulnerability and threat management, device configuration review, and secure architecture reviews, security operations, and network and/or application penetration testing. Prior experience performing Red/Blue team exercises is preferred. Prior experience leading and delivering complex initiatives and customer engagements across multiple stakeholder groups. AT&T Cybersecurity Consulting clients range from some of the largest companies in the world to small businesses requiring security consulting expertise.

Key job responsibilities will include:

Conduct information security assessments using industry accepted best practices and approaches to support enterprise business goals and objectives

Evaluate information security risk in context of business environment and industry requirements

Consult with clients on information security best practices and provide guidance on cost-effective strategies for implementation of security

Follow standard methodologies and develop new and innovative processes for delivering information security solutions

Focus on results and ability to work within tight timelines

Demonstrated ability to learn and apply critical thinking to a variety of situations

Design deliverable content to precisely reflect the engagement contract and client needs

Work with clients to help them understand where improvements could be made, and propose scenarios and solutions to address these areas of improvement

Build and nurture positive working relationships with clients with the intention to exceed client expectations

Required Qualifications

BA/BS in information technology, business administration, or related field preferred

5-8 years of experience in information risk management, security governance, program development, regulatory and controls experience

CISSP certification

CISM, CCSP, CIPP, CISA certification a plus

Solid understanding of the evolving security and privacy controls environment, regulatory landscape and risk management techniques, principles and practices

Experience performing risk and compliance assessments and in-depth knowledge of industry standards and regulatory requirements (e.g., HIPAA, HITRUST, HITECH, PCI DSS, FISMA, NIST, ISO 2700X, COBIT, FFIEC, NERC CIP, etc.)

Experience and firm understanding of the development and implementation of information security policies, standards and related procedures

Ability to provide risk-based recommendations based upon the size and complexity of the clients organization

Ability to educate clients of the risk implications associated with a particular business decision, and communicate the likelihood and impact of those decisions so clients can fully quantify those risks

Ability to translate complex technical information across all levels of the organization

Strong facilitation skills and a clear ability to build strong relationships with business stakeholders at all levels, including executive managers and vendors

Demonstrated ability to work effectively with a team, delivering high performance and customer satisfaction in a global, matrix-management environment

Strong business acumen and process-oriented thinking

Excellent presentation and issue resolution skills

Written communication skills for use in preparing formal documentation including deliverables, Statements of Work, proposals, white papers, and case studies

Verbal skills that include the ability to clearly articulate thoughts, be persuasive and to deliver presentation and training to all levels of management

Ability to undertake and complete tasks independently, meet schedules and delivery timelines, and to move swiftly from concepts and theory to action

Ability to interface with C-levels, as well as tactical implementers

Positive customer service and team attitude (helping others when required)

Able to manage projects from inception to successful implementation

Able to foster working relationships with the team and clients

Strong investigative and analysis skills with the ability to handle confidential information

Ability to travel

Keeps informed of advances in information security; self-motivator

Additional Qualifications

Consulting experience required

Privacy experience a plus

Understanding of cloud technologies and security is a plus

Understanding of available security tools and technologies

PCI DSS QSA a plus
We expect employees to be honest, trustworthy, and operate with integrity. Discrimination and all unlawful harassment (including sexual harassment) in employment is not tolerated. We encourage success based on our individual merits and abilities without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status.
Posted: 2021-10-16 Expires: 2021-12-15
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