Information Security Project Manager - Bentley University in Waltham Massachusetts

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Bentley University

Waltham, Massachusetts

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Information Security Project Manager at Bentley will manage various enterprise-wide strategic and departmental security related projects across all IT functions (administrative, academic, infrastructure, and client services) as prioritized by IT governance, security prioritization, regulatory requirements and the Project Management Office (PMO). This includes managing security projects from RFP through post implementation, assisting IT groups with security-centric deployments, creating project plans, implementing projects, and participating in the testing, training and roll-out of new technology. The Information Security Project Manager will work with Directors, PMO leadership, architects, departmental managers, technical teams, and technology users during the project lifecycle.

Minimum Qualifications (Education and Experience Requirements)

• Bachelor’s degree.
• Five to seven years IT experience of which three or more years are project management oriented.
• Strong project management and analytical skills, including the ability to abstract key trends and issues from complex, detailed information.
• Experience working with security related technologies, such as firewalls, intrusion detection systems and multi factor authentication.
• Experience in project based remediation of security vulnerabilities.
• Hands-on approach to managing multiple complex projects simultaneously.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to translate complex technology into business terms that high level, non-IT leaders can understand.
• Effective collaboration, relationship management and influence skills, along with a strong customer service orientation.
• Knowledgeable in security best practices, including the SANS top 20 critical controls.
• Proven ability to learn new technologies.
• Experience with project management tools such as Microsoft Project.

Preferred Qualifications

PMP (Project Management Professional) certification.
CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional).
• Experience in a Higher Education setting.
• Experience using Project and Portfolio Management tools with Service Management tools.
• Familiar with security applications and defense in depth strategy.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct other pre-employment screening.

Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building strength through diversity.

Keyword Phrases

  • Info Security and Privacy
  • Information Security Project Manager
  • Business University
  • STAR - Scholarship, Teaching, Advising, Research
  • Corporate & Community Partnerships
  • Network/System Administration
  • Other IT
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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