Parsons Corporation Business Information Security Office (BISO) Advisor-International Assignment in Centreville, Virginia
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Business Information Security Officer (BISO)- International Assignment
Job Location: UAE Dubai (Virtual Office)
Are you invigorated by digging for new and different solutions?
You’ll find an open playing field for your open mind and “adventurous” spirit when it comes to getting to the bottom of interesting challenges. We need critical and creative thinkers like you who are stimulated by possibilities and welcome the growth opportunities that new situations can bring.
The Business Information Security Office Advisor is responsible for prioritizing security initiatives across the lines of business (BU’s), Technology, and representing the Office of the CSO in security matters. The BISO Advisor will be responsible for working within the enterprise to ensure that all Parsons technology infrastructure and services are disciplined and conform to industry best practices for information security. Key success criteria for this role include: driving security into all Parsons’ internal services and business customer-facing solutions.
Advising multiple areas of Parsons’ business, technology teams and leadership on implementing cyber security best practices
Review technology designs with technology architects and engineers, taking local and regional regulatory requirements into account
Engagement across the organization and partnership with a diverse set of Parsons IT and business stakeholders, awareness of business needs for delivery and agility and to ensure security topics (operations, engineering, risk, compliance) are integrated into all activities
Work with Parsons Cybersecurity, Information Technology Services teams, and others on practical implementation of security controls and data protection policies across the global organization
Respond to BU queries in support of the business programs and projects
Monitor and record trackable metrics to identify improvement areas and simplified reporting
Investigating, designing, & architecting specific cybersecurity controls as they are identified & required
·Serve as subject matter expert on network infrastructure and perimeter security technologies (such as firewalls, load balancers, WAF, CASB, proxies, SDN, DNS and DDOS solutions)
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A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Information Technology, or other related fields, from an accredited university. Equivalent professional experience can be used in lieu of a degree.
Minimum of ten (10) years’ experience in a field related to this position.
Knowledge of the information technology infrastructure library (ITIL) with respect to security administration and information technology governance in a multiplatform environment.
High level of personal integrity, and the ability to professionally handle confidential matters and demonstrate the appropriate level of judgment and maturity in risk decision making.
Ability to analyze a high-level goal, identify any sub-tasks and pre-requisites, then design and execute an effective plan to satisfy all requirements, completed with minimal instruction or guidance along the way.
Demonstrated ability to identify and advocate for investments to achieve the security strategy and provide detailed analysis to recommended new approach or spend.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; interpersonal and collaborative skills; and the ability to communicate security and risk-related concepts to technical and nontechnical audiences.
Ability to lead and motivate cross-functional, interdisciplinary teams to achieve tactical and strategic goals
Experience in establishing technical metrics for reporting.
Parsons (NYSE: PSN) is a leading technology firm driving the future of defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, and smart cities, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today. With a history of disruption beginning in 1944, we apply our distinct perspective to help our customers confront the issues of tomorrow in every domain—land, sea, air, space, and cyber. Our range of capabilities and our global network of resources lets us layer and integrate solutions to respond to any challenge with unmatched agility. In a time of rapid change, we see infinite sources of inspiration to fuel our creativity and enable the innovation necessary to accomplish our quest of delivering a better world. For more about Parsons, visit us at parsons.com and follow our quest on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/parsonscorporation) , Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/parsonscorporation/) , Twitter (https://twitter.com/ParsonsCorp) , and LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/parsons/) .
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This position is part of our Corporate team.
We’re driving the future of the national security and critical infrastructure markets. Our employees work in a close-knit team environment to find new, innovative ways to deliver smart solutions that are used and valued by customers around the world. By combining unique technologies with deep domain expertise across cybersecurity, missile defense, space, connected infrastructure, transportation, smart cities, and more, we're providing tomorrow's solutions today.
Salary Range: $79,100.00 - $138,400.00
We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 401(k), life insurance, flexible work schedules, and holidays to fit your busy lifestyle!
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.
Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.
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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.
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