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Principal ISPO Risk Assessor - P165018_S3

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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    P165018_S3

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers, and which is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

This is a consultant-level position in the Information Security Program Office's Risk team. The position is critical to the ongoing development and management of the Information Security Third Party Risk program. We are seeking a professional with a strong technical background in Information Security and IT Risk Management. This individual will provide transparency on risks and enable the business to make informed, risk-based decisions in order to improve the organization's overall security posture. This individual will participate in proactive research to provide recommendations for continual improvement and conducting project-related work in order to further enhance the security posture of DFS.

Responsibilities
  • Assists in defining the Information Security Risk Management's third-party assessment approach and methodology.
  • Independently conducts and coordinates in-depth Information Security assessments, identifying and documenting control gaps, including assessments of our domestic and international third parties.
  • Performs Information Security risk assessments of Discover's internal applications and infrastructure based on Discover's Information Security policies, standards, industry standards, guidelines, and best practices.
  • Develops KPI and KRI to manage third-party performance and elevated risks that can impact organizational compliance and regulatory requirements.
  • Assists Internal Business Owners and other key stakeholders to understand the risks involved with the third party that would allow them to make strategic decisions regarding risk acceptance.
  • Establish standard information security and resiliency contractual terms, review deviations from standard terms for risk, and negotiate terms with third party representatives.

Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or Engineering with an emphasis in Information Security, or related field
  • 6+ years of experience in Information Security, or related field
  • CRISC CISA
  • CISSP

Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, we'd also look for:

  • 8+ years of experience in Information Security, or related field
  • 2+ years of Information Secruity and Resiliency Contractual Management and Negotiation

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



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  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-07-02 Expires: 2019-09-21

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