Information Security Administrator

Our client is seeking to add an Information Security Administrator to augment our information and data security processes.  The ideal candidate will possess the skills and experience that can only be had after completing at least two PCI DSS compliance audits.  The ISA must know how to configure and break network security systems. This is an individual contributor role, reporting directly to the Director of IT Operations.

The Information Security Administrator will be the primary point of contact for and own the creation and of maintenance of network security, disaster recovery, and business continuity plan. Other responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Establish network and operating system security guidelines in accordance with PCI DSS and industry best practices

Conduct audits of all network elements and systems to verify compliance with established guidelines

Schedule and conduct client security assessments, as well as respond to requests for information from the client and / or regulatory agencies

  • Participate in the development in corporate-wide security policies and procedures
  • Coordinate remediation of any findings from internal and external audits
  • Maintain awareness of and communicate relevant information from Security Bulletins
  • Champion corporate-wide security and network privacy concerns
  • Coordinate the creation and activation of an Incident Response Team

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in information security or other related field
  • 7-8 years progressive experience in information security, with an emphasis in audit,
  • compliance, or intrusion detection / prevention
  • Minimum of 5 years in IT Risk Management
  • 3-5 years of Linux Administration (RHEL or CentOS preferred)
  • 3-5 years of Windows Server Administration
  • Demonstrated ability to write and carry out Disaster Recovery plans
  • Demonstrated ability to write and carry out Business Continuity Plans
  • 1-2 years of Java application security experience, preferred
  • 2 years of Fortinet product experience, preferred
  • CISSP or CISM Certification, preferred
  • NIST or DIACAP certification, preferred

Qualified candidates please forward by email cover letter outlining compensation, geographical preferences and availability along with professional resume in complete confidence to:

Pailin Group Professional Search Consultants Dallas Corporate Offices