Manager, Information Systems Security Operations

at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, United States

Job Description

Reporting to the Executive Director, Technology Strategy & Transformation, the Information Security Operations Manager is responsible for and will oversee and participate in the day-to-day operations of The Jackson Laboratory's information security solutions across all U.S. sites and globally (Japan and China). Additional responsibilities include the selection of appropriate security solutions, oversight of vulnerability audits, security risk assessments, and management of Information Security Incident Response remediation team(s) to decrease and limit damages from such incidents.

The Information Security Operations Manager will be responsible for the supervision and development of 1-4 Information Systems Security Analysts in best practices for systems and applications security, planning, and sourcing. The incumbent has budgetary responsibility and is accountable for the proper use of budget resources; for order requisitions; for approving invoices. The incumbent works with vendors to maintain operations, resolve technical issues, and complete projects.

The Information Systems Security Operations Manager has accountability for the continued development and delivery of the Laboratory's Information Security Awareness Program. This incumbent must have proven communication and problem-solving skills to initiate and assist on issues related to the secure design, development, deployment, and support of information systems holding the Laboratory's critical data assets whether internally or externally hosted. The Information Security Operations Manager is required to interface with peers in the IT Department including Systems Administration, Network & Communications, Applications, Project Management, and Service Desk as well as executives, business leaders, and computer systems users throughout the organization.

This position is eligible for remote work with expected travel to JAX's Farmington, Connecticut and Bar Harbor, Maine campuses

Key Responsibilities
Work closely with IT staff to direct the security of existing information, computer, network, and processing systems. Ensure the confidentiality, integrity and availability of JAX data during processing, transmission or at rest to/from/between JAX workstations, servers, databases and applications whether on-premise or externally hosted.
Focus on continuous process development and improvement of information systems security operations
Participate in the design and supervise the implementation of recommended information security controls associated with new project application/system deployments
Supervise all investigations into information security incidents and provide ongoing communication with senior management.
Lead the design and execution of vulnerability assessments, penetration tests, and security audits.
Lead daily log and exception alerts review with appropriate follow-up, investigation, or remediation.
Establish Service Level Agreements for Information Security Incidents and Requests in ServiceNow. Measure response to SLA.
Participate in performing regular security awareness training for all employees to ensure consistently high levels of compliance with information security policies and procedures.
Remain informed on trends and issues in the security industry, including current and emerging technologies and prices. Advise, counsel, and educate executive and management teams on their relative importance and financial impact.
Maintain current knowledge of regulatory requirements for information security controls. Craft and recommend changes in security policies and practices in accordance with changes in regulatory requirements, and local or federal law. Audit for compliance (PCI, HIPAA, FISMA, etc)
Develop and lead utilizing process automation to gain efficiencies for information systems security operations
Assist with the design and implementation of disaster recovery and business continuity plans, procedures, audits, and enhancements.

Leadership & Management
Provides clear direction to and manages an organization of professionals:
Create clear performance and career development plans.
Recognize and reward performance and where necessary, initiate corrective actions to cover shortfalls in performance.
Encourage an environment of teamwork.
Foster an atmosphere of innovation in the right places.
Cultivate, disseminate, and enforce functional policies, procedures, and quality assurance best practices
Manages the allocated budget to IT standards, following all legal, regulatory, and IT guidelines and SOPs:
Constantly evaluates actual needs and reflects them in the forecast events, releasing budget when not required
Constantly strives to achieve or exceed industry standard costs
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 854240

Posted On: Nov 29, 2022

Updated On: Nov 29, 2022

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