Manager - Information Security

Company: Apex Systems ( Learn More )

General Information
US-NJ-North Bergen
N/A
Not Specified
Full-Time
5 to 10 years
Not Specified
False
False
Job Description

Apex Systems combines with parent company On Assignment to make it the 2nd largest IT staffing agency in the country.

Apex has an opportunity for an Information Security Manager for a client in North Bergen, NJ. If interested in discussing the position further, please send an MS Word version of your resume to Matt Ryan at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]    

Here are the details:

Position: Information Security Manager

Location: North Bergen, NJ

Rate: Negotiable 

Duration: 6 Month Contract to Hire

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:  

  • Directs the design and implementation of the IT Security framework to support the data, digital and intellectual security needs of the company covering corporate, store and e-commerce assets.
  • Identifies and establishes compliance with regulatory requirements defined for the security of information, personal data and intellectual property. Advises management on risks and best security practices, ensure proper methods are applied for compliance.
  • Determines the appropriate security response to cyber incidents. Intervenes whenever conditions exist that pose a threat to the security of the company.  Provides senior management with updates or details regarding threats or serious incidents.
  • Leads the evaluation and analysis of security applications and systems and makes recommendations to management.
  • Monitors security alerts published on the internet (i.e. US-CERT, Homeland Security, etc.) and determines whether reported threats could impact VSI information systems. 
  • Monitors internal security system alerts for possible intrusion.
  • Must Haves:

  • 5-10 years IT experience with a minimum of 5 years information security/infrastructure protection and information security audit experience. Minimum of 2 years direct interactions with executive management.
  • At least 5 years IT security & audit experience required.
  • Technical proficiency in security-related hardware and software; ability to function as a consultant to other IT groups on security matters as a recognized technical expert and to lead teams
  • Knowledge of security controls for midrange computers, PCs, laptops, tablets
  • Understanding of various operating environments, e.g. Unix, Windows, Linux, Cisco, MAC, HP
  • Proven professional experience evaluating IT infrastructure and applications, including network devices, firewalls, VPNS, desktop and server configuration, database security, and other security devices and applications, with a goal of eliminating or mitigating security risk.
  • Solid knowledge of the Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOx) and PCI-DSS compliance, corporate security and network policies/procedures
  • Nice to Haves:

  • One or more industry recognized certifications (ex. CISSP, CISA, CISM, PCI ISA, Certified Ethical Hacker, etc.)
  • For this opportunity, you will also be eligible for benefits through Apex for the contract period, a W2 hourly rate, weekly pay, and direct deposit!

    Apex Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages female and minority applicants to apply.

    EEO Employer

    Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 844-463-6178.

    EEO Employer

    Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or 844-463-6178.




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