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IT Security Director

New York, NY
Technology (Technology - IT)

Job Description

Business Unit:


FreeWheel a Comcast Company is hiring an IT Security Director based in our New York office who will report to the VP of Global Networks. The IT Security Director will work closely with the Operations & Engineering teams and will be responsible for managing and enhancing our existing networking, systems, and application related security. The IT Security Director plans and develops a security program and architecture that supports strategic business objectives. He/She will also develop and promote IT security and communicates objectives throughout the company. The ideal candidate will not only have the relevant technical skills and pertinent industry experience, but also the positive attitude and interpersonal skills needed to interact with our teams.


Drive security policies, guidelines and standards per NIST Cyber Security Framework or ISO 27001.
Initiate and interact with external consultants and auditors (external/internal) to conduct independent corporate security risk assessments and audits; coordinate corrective actions for identified security exposures.
Design and implement an IT security architecture, infrastructure, and strategy to meet corporate information and data security requirements, business objectives, and government regulatory requirements.
Prepare reports that document security breaches and the extent of the damage caused.
Develop security standards and best practices for our organization.
Develop and implement an Incident Reporting & Response System to address security incidents and respond to alleged policy violations or complaints from external parties.
Develop and implement an ongoing risk assessment program targeting information security and privacy matters; recommend methods for vulnerability detection and remediation, and oversee vulnerability testing.
Develop strategies for secure cloud-based services.
Develop and drive effective secrets management architectures.
Engage in project budgeting, quality assessment & control and resource management.
Research new developments in information technology and their relevance to current business needs and security strategies. 
Maintain knowledge of complex industry trends specifically to the AdTech industry, current security issues and security technology and update management on risks and threats that could impact company business.
Ensure proactive maintenance of the technology environment, including compliance with governance and regulatory requirements and security management.
Promote continuous improvement by leveraging best practices and quality improvement methodologies.
Partner with upper management to determine acceptable levels of risk for the enterprise.


Have 5-8 years of experience working in an IT security management role.
BA and CISSP certification required.
Strong communication skills, both written and oral.
Organized, responsive and highly thorough problem solver.

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