Kforce Information Security in Parsippany, New Jersey

Kforce has a client seeking an Information Security position in Parsippany, New Jersey (NJ).Summary:This position will lead a team of 3 or more people with the responsibility of ensuring compliance for the client's entire portfolio of over 100 software applications, which are developed and deployed globally. The compliance scope includes Information Security, SOX (Sarbanes Oxley), PCI, and internally driven initiatives such as migrating applications off 3rd party software packages, source code libraries, run-time libraries, etc. that we no longer can or want to support. Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical debt reduction - the enterprise infrastructure and support groups drive requirements and timelines for depreciating technologies; Liaise between these groups and application development teams to ensure full understanding of requirements and timelines

  • Document, track and report progress on remediation plans

  • SOX compliance - liaise between application development teams and enterprise audit/security groups to ensure all ongoing monitoring and audit requirements are met

  • Work with application teams to document their compliance processes and controls and improve their abilities to self-audit

  • Collect and track self-audit plans, document and communicate best practices, drive overall improvement in SOX compliance

  • Information security compliance - the enterprise information security groups identify security vulnerabilities and drive requirements and timelines for remediation; Liaise with these groups and the application development teams to ensure full understanding of the vulnerabilities and remediation requirements and deadlines

  • Collect and consolidate remediation plans, track and report on implementation of remediation plans, assist applications with technical solutions as necessary

  • Strong communication and collaborations skills

  • Familiarity with multiple application host platforms such as Client Server, Mainframe, Linux, Windows, and Web hosting desired

  • Beginner to intermediate knowledge of SOX requirements and typical controls desired

  • Microsoft Office - advanced skills

  • Critical security controls - advanced skills

  • Technical knowledge of hardware and software - advanced skills

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00