Risk (NIST) Specialist-Info Security in Work From Home at Windstream

Date Posted: 10/28/2022

Job Snapshot

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    3 to 5 years
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Job Description

Job ID:22003736

Description - External

Windstream is considered an essential business and we are HIRING NOW. As our company responds to COVID-19, the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, partners and communities is our top priority.

About the Role

Windstream is looking for an IT Cyber Security professional to join our team. A core function of this position is to interact with multiple teams and support multiple tools and processes related to Data Governance, Risk, Compliance, and associated projects.

Job functions:

  • Serves as a technical resource for cyber security development and implementation of projects
  • Collaborate to define cyber security standards and develop supporting organizational policies.
  • Perform security and compliance assessments on new and existing systems, processes, technology.
  • Support vendor due-diligence process and help to define overall 3rd party risk management efforts.
  • Work with various business units to ensure controls are adequate, appropriate, and effective.
  • Support internal and external audit process for relevant compliance reviews including PCI-DSS, SOX, GDPR.
  • Perform business impact analysis and assist with development of IT/InfoSec risk register.
  • Interface with IT and business partners to provide guidance and support.
  • Perform periodic IT General Control gap assessments to validate compliance on an ongoing basis.
  • Stay up to date and informed on developing regulatory concerns and changing IT and information security trends.
  • Periodically work off hours to support project schedules or system support.
  • Adheres to all Windstream and IT policies and procedures
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:College degree in a Technical or related field and 3-5 years professional level experience with 0-1 year supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 7 years professional level related Technical experience with 0-1 year supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.