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Sr Director - Cyber Security

  • GE Digital
  • Experienced
  • Posted 5/17/2017 5:09:18 PM
  • 2918751
  • Job Function: Digital Technology
  • Business Segment: Digital Technology
Location(s): United States; Virginia; Glen Allen


About Us:
GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.
GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:
The Sr Director - Cyber Security will utilize leadership & cyber security expertise to help GE protect its global brand, products, customers & business partners. He/she is responsible for leading a global team across US, Budapest & Singapore to deliver 24x7 threat detection, monitoring & incident response as a part of the GE Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT). He/she will contribute to the strategic decision making related to enterprise, cloud, partner & product security strategies.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Continue to develop the strategy for GE security solutions globally to ensure the team is delivering on business risk outcomes
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships across all GE businesses and key leadership
  • Be accountable for operational excellence of program delivery, with duties including; project reviews, feasibility, cost benefit analysis, prioritization, initiation, execution, and closure for all project work related to IT Security & Governance programs
  • Lead a high functioning team dedicated to finding and responding to cyber intrusions globally driving consistent high quality execution
  • Provide executive level leadership during security incidents to include acting as incident commander when required to ensure calm, effective approach to investigation of potential breaches and ensuring investigations and mitigation activities are occurring
  • Prepare and present project plans, status reports, cost / benefit studies, and recommend funding and resources
  • Leadership role responsible for the selection, development, coaching, performance management and compensation administration of a staff of service technicians and engineers
  • Understand and adhere to the regulatory and compliance requirements that impact either current business operations or potential client engagements
  • Anticipate trends, situations, or changing market conditions and take appropriate action on a timely basis.
  • Think in an innovative and creative way to assist in the growth of our business by providing timely and flexible security solutions
  • Partner with stakeholders and executive leaders to enhance and deliver effective and efficient services to protect the global brand.
  • Coach, mentor, lead and provide career guidance and development for a large group of digital technology professionals.
  • Leverage domain expertise to identify gaps within the people, process, or technology landscape and drive programs to fill gaps in a cost-effective manner.
  • Drive programs and projects to continuously improve incident detection and response capabilities.


Qualifications/Requirements:
Basic Qualifications
  • A 4-year degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a STEM related field. In lieu of degree, 8 years of equivalent experience in IT is required
  • A minimum of 10 years of Cyber security experience
  • A minimum of 6 years of professional experience in people management
  • A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in a director role (managing managers)


Eligibility requirements
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job.


Desired Characteristics:
  • Security related certifications (i.e. CISSP, CEH, CISM, CISA, CSSLP)
  • Experience with security in cloud environments/technologies (e.g. AWS, Cloud Foundry)
  • Experience supporting and leading Agile/DevOps teams
  • Experience managing vendors and contracts
    Experience developing, managing and executing project plans
  • Influencing and negotiation skills
    Excellent communication and presentations skills
  • Experience with product security/ PSIRTS
    Experience with managing, leading or support Red teams
  • Experience leading and managing in a highly matrixed environment
  • Experience leading and influencing global cross-functional teams/projects
  • Demonstrated customer focus – evaluates decisions through the eyes of the customer; builds strong customer relationships and creates processes with customer viewpoint
  • Strong analytical skills – strong problem solving skills, communicates in a clear and succinct manner and effectively evaluates information / data to make decisions; anticipates obstacles and develops plans to resolve
  • Change oriented – actively generates process improvements; supports and drives change, and confronts difficult circumstances in creative ways
  • Self-motivated, self-directed, flexible, and able to work under pressure and in fast paced team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate staff and to apply skills and techniques to solve dynamic problems
  • Strong problem solving, prioritization, presentation and facilitation skills with the ability to make recommendations to all levels of the organization
  • Excellent interpersonal, written/verbal communication and leadership skills with the ability to quickly build credibility, influence and make recommendations to all levels

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Locations: United States; Virginia; Glen Allen

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.  GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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