Post Wed Sep 19, 2007 3:12 pm

Risk Management Consultant Opening

SecureState LLC is an information security assessment & protection firm serving commercial, professional service and government entities throughout the Great Lakes Region. SecureState is the premier provider of innovative security services that address Physical, Logical and Personnel security layers to include: e.discovery, data forensics, attack & penetration testing, security compliance, INFOSEC and vulnerability testing.

Risk Management Consultant

The Risk Management Consultant designs information security architecture utilizing a thorough understanding of available technology, tools and existing designs. This professional defines complex architectural information security solutions to address business needs. This position requires an in-depth knowledge of the client area's applications, functions and systems. The incumbent must be competent to work at a high technical level of all phases of architectural design and implementation.   
• Lead the design and construction of architectural information security solutions to facilitate the implementation of appropriate security measures into SecureState’s systems and products.
• Conduct the development, testing and implementation of security plans, products, and control techniques.
• Provide clients, management and staff members with a high level of technical expertise and support in risk assessment and implementation of appropriate data security procedures and products.
• Maintain an awareness of existing and proposed security standard setting groups as well as State and Federal legislation and regulations pertaining to information security. Communicate relevant information to appropriate management.
• Identify regulatory changes that will affect information security policy, standards, and procedures, and recommend appropriate changes.
• Provide assistance and training to information security architecture staff members.
• Lead the monitoring and evaluation of systems and procedures to protect the data systems and databases from unauthorized users.
• Identify and determine causes of security violations and recommend corrective actions to ensure data security.
• Implement changes to procedures and systems to enhance data systems security.
• Communicate security procedures to users.
• Provide security-related data to the technology budget process.

• A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related discipline; or equivalent work experience; advanced degree preferred.
• Approximately 5-7 years of experience in the security aspects of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications, and network protocols.
• Certifications such as CISA, CISSP, PMP
• Excellent interpersonal, communication, organizational, and project management skills.
• Strong judgment and analytical ability.
• Ability to work effectively with clients, management, staff members, vendors, and consultants.
• Must be authorized to work in the United States.

NOTE:  All SecureState consultants are required to pass a professional background investigation prior to hire, including but not exclusive to verifying positions held and compensation.  Upon hire, all consultants may be subject to a Department of Defense background investigation for government clearance and should anticipate the ability to pass as well.

To apply, please forward resume with salary requirements to