Director of Information Security Operations – Georgetown University Information Services

Georgetown University

Washington, DC

ID: 7077057
Posted: April 14, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.

Requirements

Located in a historic neighborhood in the nation's capital, Georgetown offers rigorous academic programs, a global perspective, exciting ways to take advantage of Washington, D.C., and a commitment to social justice. Our community is a tight knit group of remarkable individuals interested in intellectual inquiry and making a difference in the world.

Director of Cybersecurity Operations

We are seeking a Director to lead Cybersecurity Operations. In this role, the incumbent will utilize industry standard methodologies to effectively manage the Georgetown’s Cybersecurity Operations teams. This position will report directly to the Chief Information Security Officer.

Here is what you’ll be working on

Leading the GU SOC to monitor university systems, networks, and cloud-based solutions
Providing forward-thinking leadership to the teams in the GU SOC
Managing vendor relationships and contracts
Providing expert advice to the CISO and CIO on cybersecurity, incident response, digital forensics, and cyber intelligence
Providing leadership and mentorship to staff
Reviewing and updating policies and procedures to ensure they integrate with other teams and align with the UIS and UISO mission and strategic plan
Here are the skills you will need in order to be successful

Experience leading and managing teams
Collaboration with other enterprise teams
Project management
Experience and expertise with NIST CSF and industry best practices in the areas of Incident Response, Digital Forensics, and Cyber Intelligence
Developing and managing a budget
A deep understanding of security architecture, networks, and IT
Development and implementation of system security plans
Third-party security assessments
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with relevant course work in computing, information technologies or related field(s)
5-10 years’ experience in IT, with experience in cybersecurity
CISSP
Knowledge of and experience with local, state and federal regulations
Here are some tools that you will need experience with

Splunk and Phantom, Tanium
End-point Detection and Response
Firewall rules (to include cloud-based solutions)
Cloud Security
Here are some skills that might put you above other candidates:

Implementing technical controls like firewalls, data leakage protection systems, patching, encryption, vulnerability scanning and pen testing among other tactics
Networking and digital forensic experience
Experience managing a unified incident command structure during incident response events
Experience with NIST 800-171, and CMMC
Other cybersecurity certifications: CCSP, SANS
Master’s degree in IT, Cybersecurity, or Engineering field
The Director is required to work outside the usual business hours of Georgetown University. Will be required to carry a University-issued cell phone.



 

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