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Lead Consultant - Business Security Liaison

National Grid
Waltham, MA
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Description: Description About the Position: National Gridhas an increasing demand for coordinated and customer focused cyber securityengagement to assist in reducing business risk. The Business Security Liaisonrole will encourage enterprise wide standardization and form trustedrelationships with all levels of business management. Technical knowledge ofbusiness systems, the business landscape, and of cyber security isrequired. The BusinessSecurity Liaison will assist the Global Business Security Manager to ensurethat the US business understands and discharges its security responsibilities. This involves: Establishing a customer focus whileproviding direction, support and guidance to business management in theidentification, management and mitigation of domain specific cyber securityrisk. Arranging prioritized and businessready recommendations. Ensuring that security is considered when equipment andIT are procured; Act as the enduring point of contactand trusted subject matter expert for business cyber security initiatives. Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Act as Digital Risk and Security (DR&S)point of contact for the US jurisdictions. Developing relationships to understandkey security risks, issues and vulnerabilities within each business area and tohighlight where we can assist to embed improved security measures. Defining and building a plan to ensurethat users are receiving security awareness advice through face-to-facesessions. Act as point of contact for line ofbusiness regarding cyber security implementations and engagements. Facilitate and support vulnerabilitymanagement, discovery, analysis, mitigations and controls. Facilitate the introduction, runningand implementation of collaborative business cyber security projects thatconsider the wider enterprise. Triage incoming projects based on cybervalue. Support team in keeping business awareof on-going technical cyber security initiatives. Influence, encourage and assist infacilitating the implementation of best practice technical cyber security intoexisting and in-flight business processes and systems. Assist in facilitation of businesscyber projects being brought in to DR&S engineering. Engage PMO & architecture whenprojects require detailed DR&S assistance. Coordinate with IS EA’s, BRM’s &BC’s to develop longer term plans,capture investment, feed into implementation roadmap. Provide domain and SME knowledge onboth business functions & DR&S. Support the implementation ofinitiatives that aid the BSL’s in culture change and training. Support BSL’s and architecture by acting as tier2 technical engagement on projects. Key Interfaces: Regular interactions with the DR&S Sub Teams: CyberSecurity Operations - Communicationto the business following incidents to ensure general awareness of threats anddefensive actions needed, e.g. phishing attacks. Risk andCompliance - Highlighting new risks andunderstanding current risk trends to be communicated to the business. SecurityArchitecture - Raising awareness of businessprojects to the Security Architecture team in order to highlight wherewe can assist to embed improved security measures. Working with keybusiness leaders and governance committees to establish the need for security. Liaise withProcurement to ensure that security risks are appreciated when purchasingOperational Technology equipment. Corporate Security for areas of overlap between logical and physicalsecurity. Regular meetings with Academic partners to shape observation studies and review deliverables.
Qualifications Knowledge & Experience Required:
Educated to degree level (or equivalentcombination of education and experience). An Information Security qualificationsuch as CISSP, CISM or GIAC would be desirable. Demonstrable experience ofcollaboration with large scale business functions and smalls group to achieve adesired outcome. Understanding of good securitypractices and awareness advice. People management skills and experienceat all levels internal and external. Ability to define and deliver servicesto internal and external customers, achieving excellent customer satisfaction. Impeccable verbal, presentation andwritten communication skills. Ability to create and work in virtualteams to solve business issues. Demonstrable experience in cybersecurity and general experience in IT and networking Strong experience of business systems found inNational Grid.

Thisposition is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide forpromotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop andevolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring andapplying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : IS DIgital Security & Risk Primary Location : MA-Waltham Organisation : Information Services Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Nov 30, 2017, 7:32:49 PM Unposting Date : Jan 30, 2018, 4:59:00 AM


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