Senior Cybersecurity Risk Assessor

Company: IBM
Location: Armonk, New York, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 29.AUG.2021
< >


IntroductionAt IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell...


IntroductionAt IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesCandidate will be responsible for performing risk assessments of supplier segments to evaluate the risk to IBM and determine recommended actions for mitigating the risk. Candidate will assess the security capabilities of the supplier products/ services as well as IBM internal controls and practices required to securely engage the supplier. In doing so, the candidate will take into consideration the business context and collaborate with various teams to understand the internal processes and practices for engaging the supplier services.Candidate with technical expertise in leading technologies such as Cloud, Kubernetes, Containers, Data analytics or AI technologies or IoT is an added advantage. Candidates expertise in these areas will aid risk assessment of emerging suppliers with products and solutions based on these technological areas. This is not a compliance or audit function. On the other hand, this is not a security testing function.**Job Responsibilities:**+ Assess and understand the risk of supplier products/ services to IBM/ Customer data, network and IBM products/ offerings, identify areas of improvement and analyze and provide appropriate recommendations for mitigation of the risk+ Collaborate with team to understand the business context in which the supplier services are used, internal processes for engaging the suppliers and integration points+ Working with the appropriate business users and experts, ensure that for any identified risk that require mitigating action, including vendor disengagement/replacement, a plan is developed and executed.+ Monitor and drive mitigation actions.+ Develop, publish and implement standards and guidance related to supplier security control requirements+ Develop and support tools, processes and new initiatives of the program+ Partner and coordinate closely with internal stakeholders (i.e. Business units, Business Unit Information Security executives, Procurement, Internal Audit, Legal, etc.) to facilitate and assess third party relationships.+ Develop, or assist in the enhancement of, oversight activities for all new and existing third-party relationships.+ Clearly articulate the risk areas and required mitigation action to senior management of Business units, CISO and cross-functional teams+ Act as a subject matter expert to assist the business in identifying and mitigating risks on their supplier relationships.+ Ensure appropriate security terms are included in supplier contracts+ Advice and recommend new tools and solutions for effective management of third party risksRequired Technical and Professional Expertise+ 10+ years of experience in IT or information security domain+ Experience evaluating third party security controls and status+ Risk management experience - assessment of large complex problem areas, prioritization of risk and risk mitigation analysis and plan**Minimum 2 years of experience in** **one** **of the following:**+ Cloud application development, including working with Kubernetes, containers, dockers+ Cloud infrastructure management - management of Kubernetes, containers, cloud databases and applications+ Experience in development, deployment or maintenance of data analytics and AI projects+ Experience in development, deployment or maintenance of IoT applications and infrastructure**Minimum 3 years of experience in** **one** **of the following:**+ Experience in security architecture and solutioning+ Experience in application security management+ Experience running vulnerability scans or management+ Experience in Security Operations Center (SOC)+ Experience in managing network security+ Experience in security technologies such as Identity & Access Management, encryption, DLP, etc.Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise+ Familiarity with SOC 2 Type 2 audits+ ISO 27001 implementation knowledge+ NIST 800-53 implementation experience+ Preferred Certifications+ CISSP+ CISA+ CRISC+ AWS cloud certifications or similar+ Kubernetes certification or similar+ Certifications in Data AI or machine learningAbout Business UnitIBM Systems helps IT leaders think differently about their infrastructure. IBM servers and storage are no longer inanimate - they can understand, reason, and learn so our clients can innovate while avoiding IT issues. Our systems power the world's most important industries and our clients are the architects of the future. Join us to help build our leading-edge technology portfolio designed for cognitive business and optimized for cloud computing.Your matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.Being is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Apply Now


Free eBook

Loader2 Processing ...