Monday , October 19 2020

Academy Employment – IT Security Director

Website Academy Sports And Outdoors

Job Description:

Come work at a place where we take pride in creating a workplace environment that values hard work, commitment, and growth .

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide regular reporting on the current status of the information security program to enterprise risk teams, senior business leaders as part of a strategic enterprise risk management program, thus supporting business outcomes.
  • Own defining and enforcing IT policies, as well as, SOX compliance for IT.
  • Along with Information Security, also own the data and IT compliance function. Responsible for ensuring SOX and IT policy compliance is maintained with IT functions.
  • Develop an information security vision and strategy that is aligned to organizational priorities and enables and facilitates the organization’s business objectives, and ensure senior stakeholder buy-in
  • Analyze the current enterprise information security infrastructure and identify areas of potential risks
  • Manage the budget for the information security function, monitoring and reporting discrepancies.
  • Evaluate new and emerging security products and technologies
  • Work with the legal team to ensure that information security requirements are included in contracts by liaising with legal and procurement organization.
  • Lead the information security function across the company to ensure consistent and high-quality information security management in support of the business goals
  • Develop, implement and monitor a strategic, comprehensive information security program to ensure appropriate levels of confidentiality, integrity, availability, safety privacy and recovery of information assets owned controlled or/and processed by the organization.

Job Requirements:

  • Strategic leader and builder of both vision and bridges, and able to energize the appropriate teams in the organization.
  • Sound knowledge of business management and a working knowledge of information security risk management and cyber security technologies
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant legal and regulatory requirements, such as: Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), Payment Card Industry/Data
  • Security Standard (PCI), and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1966 (HIPPA)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal and collaborative skills, and the ability to communicate information security and risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences at various hierarchical levels, ranging from C-Level to technical specialist.
  • Proven track record and experience in developing information security policies and procedures, as well as successfully executing programs that meet the objectives of excellence in dynamic business environment
  • Poise and ability to act calmly and competently in high-pressure, high-stress situations
  • Up-to-date knowledge of methodologies and trends in both business and IT

Qualification & Experience:

  • Professional security management certification is desirable, such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified
  • Information Security Manger (CISM)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or similar field of study
  • Minimum of seven to 10 years of experience in a combination of risk management, information security and IT jobs (at least five must be in a senior leadership role

Job Details:

Company: Academy Sports And Outdoors

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Manchester, NH, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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