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Information Security Consultant (10667)

  • Contract
  • Remote

Job Description

Smart Solutions is partnering with a large, multi-site organization in Madison, WI, to find the best Information Security Consultant in town. This position is 100% remote with full benefits (including the option for paid time off!). If you are looking for a new information security role, please apply today!

Duties Snapshot: 

  • Deliver security assessments to mitigate existing and future security risks
  • Propose security controls for both short term and long-term solutions in an Insurance company working closely with application development teams, infrastructure teams, and internal security teams.
  • Collaboration with various partners
  • Determine security requirements by evaluating business strategies and requirements
  • Ensure information security standards are included in all aspects of software development life cycle
  • Conduct system security and vulnerability analyses and risk assessments
  • Study architecture/platform
  • Identify integration issues
    • Align standards, frameworks and security with overall business and technology strategy
    • Develop security requirements based on the standards for software developments
    • Help develop processes that will improve handling of day-to-day tasks.
    • Create solutions that balance business requirements with information and cyber security requirements
    • Design security architecture elements to mitigate threats as they emerge
    • Maintains security by monitoring and ensuring compliance to standards, policies, and procedures; conducting incident response analyses
    • Represent security at Architecture review board for all application development
    • Work within projects at an application as well as cloud infrastructure level.
    • Gap Analysis of cybersecurity regulations including NYDFS, CA, VT, SC, and GDPR

Qualifications: 

Minimally qualified candidates must have the following: 

  • 5+ years experience working directly in Information Security consulting role.
  • Excellent understanding of security in a cloud environment, preferably Microsoft Azure.
  • Experience collaborating with Application Development and Project teams
  • Extensive experience in information security and/or IT risk management with a focus on security, performance and reliability
  • Experience in developing reference security architecture
  • Solid understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and security
  • Solid understanding of industry recognized information security frameworks such as ISO 27001 and NIST CSF
  • Good working knowledge of current IT risks and experience implementing security solutions
  • Ability to interact with a broad cross-section of personnel to explain and enforce security measures
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills as well as business acumen and a commercial outlook

Madison is home to the Wisconsin Badgers and consistently ranked as one of the best cities to live, work, and play! Culturally diverse, bustling, and thriving, Madison is a great place to live and grow – personally and professionally!

Interested candidates, please send your resume to apply today! For more information, please visit our website at www.smart-solutions.com

 

Smart Solutions, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer functioning under an Affirmative Action plan.

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