IT Security, Risk and Compliance Program Manager III

  • location: Chicago, IL
  • type: Contract
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IT Security, Risk and Compliance Program Manager III

job summary:
Role: IT Security, Risk and Compliance Program Manager III

Duration: 6+ Months

Location:Chicago,IL

Description:

Senior PM will be responsible for the coordination and completion of 2-3 strategic and critical projects/programs simultaneously, within the IT Security, Risk and Compliance team.

Requirements

- Undergraduate degree in business or technology.

- Active PMP certification.

- 8+ years work experience.

- 8+ years managing projects in large organizations.

- 3+ years' experience managing Information Security or Compliance projects.

- Experience managing multiple large, complex projects across multiple functions.

- Experience working directly with Senior Leadership.

- Strong interpersonal, verbal and presentation skills.

- Able to communicate with and influence others at all levels of the organization to enact and embrace process changes that are not popular.

- Demonstrated proficiency in facilitating, delegating and motivating cross functional groups or activities.

- Exposure with change management/facilitation, enterprise communication and training.

- Highly organized, and the ability to multi-task competing priorities.

- Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.

- Microsoft Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project proficiency.

Preferred

- Master's degree.

- Lean Six Sigma certification and demonstrated successful execution using DMAIC or DFSS methodology.

- Information Security certifications/training.

- Experience with and good understanding of vulnerability scanning, compliance (GDPR), logging and monitoring or application security are a huge plus.

 
location: Chicago, Illinois
job type: Contract
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
- Oversees all aspects of projects: planning, budget and resources.

- Sets deadlines and milestones, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project.

- Manages the projects following the enterprise PMLC, a Waterfall framework.

- Delivers high quality artifacts and outcomes through all phases of the PMLC including Envision, Design, Build, and Activate (EDBA) as needed to realize measurable business results.

- Coaches, guides and trains project team members and other PMs on EDBA, PMLC and related artifacts and deliverables.

- Has discretion in making tactical decisions; provides input on strategic decisions to management as required.

- Builds and maintains working relationships with team members, vendors, and other departments involved in the projects.

- Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project.

- Provides direction, prioritization and structure to enable efficient implementation of assigned projects and initiatives.

- Expected to work independently and be able to drive successful project execution and delivery with minimal supervision.

- Will deliver impactful projects/programs as assigned, and serve as change agent driving adoption of PMLC (Project Management Life Cycle) across the organization.

 
qualifications:
- Undergraduate degree in business or technology.

- Active PMP certification.

- 8+ years work experience.

- 8+ years managing projects in large organizations.

- 3+ years' experience managing Information Security or Compliance projects.

- Experience managing multiple large, complex projects across multiple functions.

- Experience working directly with Senior Leadership.

- Strong interpersonal, verbal and presentation skills.

- Able to communicate with and influence others at all levels of the organization to enact and embrace process changes that are not popular.

- Demonstrated proficiency in facilitating, delegating and motivating cross functional groups or activities.

- Exposure with change management/facilitation, enterprise communication and training.

- Highly organized, and the ability to multi-task competing priorities.

- Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.

- Microsoft Suite - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Project proficiency.

 
skills: Preferred

- Master's degree.

- Lean Six Sigma certification and demonstrated successful execution using DMAIC or DFSS methodology.

- Information Security certifications/training.

- Experience with and good understanding of vulnerability scanning, compliance (GDPR), logging and monitoring or application security are a huge plus.


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