CISSP Jobs - Sr. Data Protection Specialist, 13883

at American Career Search, Inc.
Location Burlington, VT
Date Posted June 19, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


Our client is one of the most successful organizations in the Financial Services industry and has an opportunity to join their team either directly or indirectly as a contractor to be part of their growing organization

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Highly competitive compensation that competes with Major metro locations like Boston.

The Lead Data Protection Specialist will be responsible to ensure the availability, confidentiality, and integrity of company' data assets, across numerous platforms. This role will be monitor and detect risks to the organization, identify sources and methods of attack, locate and preserve electronic information. The position will be responsible for creating and maintaining systems and processes that protect business and client information. 


  • Align with and support the execution of the Information Security Program vision and strategy

  • Provide assistance in the implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of the information security program into in-scope operational areas (gap analysis, risk assessment, third-party assessments, procedure/specification development, execution of recurring procedures, incident response)

  • Identify, analyze and communicate information security vulnerabilities

  • Support Law Department with e-Discovery requests

  • Regularly test the company' security system for any faults and provide a solution when needed.

  • Ensures that application security architecture/designs, plans, controls, processes, standards, policies and procedures are aligned with IT standards and overall security.

  • Educate project teams and other system architects in the development of system designs and project plans 


  • Bachelor’s degree, preferred in Business or Computer Science

  • 7+ years’ experience with information security, preferably in the financial services industry

  • CISSP, CCSP, CISA, CRISC certifications preferred 

  • Working knowledge of: WAN, Wireless, Firewall, VPN, Proxy and Intrusion Prevention

  • Experience with management frameworks such as ISO/IEC 27001, ITIL, COBIT, and NIST

All inquiries are kept in strict confidence and full job description will be provided at request.