Principal Cybersecurity CISSP

at AT&T
Published February 6, 2024
Location Atlanta, GA
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


**Job Description:**

Join AT&T and reimagine the communications and technologies that connect the world. Were committed to those who seek to discover the undiscoverable and dare to disrupt the norm. Bring your bold ideas and fearless risk-taking to redefine connectivity and transform how the world shares stories and experiences that matter. When you step into a career with AT&T, you wont just imagine the future youll create it.

As a Principal Cybersecurity, your primary focus will analysis of cyber security control implementations across services, infrastructure, networks, and/or applications utilized by Suppliers performing work for AT&T. Works with senior team members on various projects relating to the protection of devices, data, information technology, and networks.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

+ Interface directly with Business Units, supplier representatives, and AT&T leadership primarily but may also engage with Global Supply Chain, Legal and other CSO teams.

+ Responsible for researching and documenting changes to security policies to incorporate into third party security controls.

+ Understand and maintain updated knowledge of industry standards impacting security of third parties.

+ Responsible for internally used artifacts, processes, implementing automation to increase overall team productivity, and proposing future enhancements.

+ Utilize Supplier risk information gathered from each phase in the supplier lifecycle to provide a well-rounded picture of the risk of doing business with a supplier.

+ Expert level technical professional specializing in third party security.

+ Develop and deliver third party security awareness and security training

+ Contributes through own development of advanced technologies/concepts with global reach or industry application.

+ Serves as a role model and mentor


+ Bachelor of Science degree in the field of Cybersecurity, Engineering, or Mathematics preferred

+ 8+ years experience in technology, security, audit, compliance or related field

+ Cloud and AI security knowledge is required as many suppliers leverage these solutions to provide services to AT&T

+ ISC(2) Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) in technology is desired

+ The position requires Daily Office Presence (3-5 days a week) at the listed location.

Our Principal Cybersecurity earn between 141,300 - 237,400 annually. Not to mention all the other amazing rewards that working at AT&T offers. Individual starting salary within this range may depend on geography, experience, expertise, and education/training.

Joining our team comes with amazing perks and benefits:

+ Medical/Dental/Vision coverage

+ 401(k) plan

+ Tuition reimbursement program

+ Paid Time Off and Holidays (based on date of hire, at least 23 days of vacation each year and 9 company-designated holidays)

+ Paid Parental Leave

+ Paid Caregiver Leave

+ Additional sick leave beyond what state and local law require may be available but is unprotected.

+ Adoption Reimbursement

+ Disability Benefits (short term and long term)

+ Life and Accidental Death Insurance

+ Supplemental benefit programs: critical illness/accident hospital indemnity/group legal

+ Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)

+ Extensive employee wellness programs

+ Employee discounts up to 50% off on eligible AT&T mobility plans and accessories, AT&T internet (and fiber where available) and AT&T phone

A career with us, a global leader in communications and technology, comes with big rewards. As part of our team, youll lead transformation surrounded by trailblazing industry leaders like you. Youll be empowered to go above and beyond making a difference through company-sponsored initiatives or connecting and networking through one of our many employee groups. And regardless of where youre at in your career trajectory, youll be rewarded by the impact that comes with making a difference in the lives of millions. With AT&T, youll be a part of something greater, do incredible things and be rewarded with a chance to change the world.

**Weekly Hours:**


**Time Type:**



Dallas, Texas

**Salary Range:**

$141,300.00 - $237,400.00

It is the policy of AT&T to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, AT&T will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.

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