What you?ll be doing... This position will be part of the Corporate Information Security team foc...
What you?ll be doing... This position will be part of the Corporate Information Security team focused on security awareness. Specifically, this role will coordinate security awareness activities to influence teams supporting technical disciplines (i.e., developers, system administrators, database administrators, and network administrators) to exercise sound security behaviors. Ultimately this role is focused on reducing risk to our organization by ensuring all individuals with access to Verizon information resources understand and follow our security requirements and behave in a secure and responsible manner. + Develop targeted awareness training to enable system operators and innovators to adopt sound security behaviors when executing position responsibilities. + Support security awareness initiatives as assigned to help minimize the human threat to Verizon information assets. + Create a positive program that engages information systems operators and innovators in ways that helps them to be vigilant at all times to guard against security threats. + Ability to form complex 'communications / messages' in a simple, clear and concise manner to the various communities with whom you support. + Clearly and concisely communicates verbally to articulate security awareness messages. + Project management experience and the ability to plan, manage, maintain and sustain a complex, organization wide program long-term. + Demonstrate practical knowledge of different message distribution techniques to ensure communities understand and continually apply the required behavioral change necessary to reduce the 'human factors' risk + Stay current with cyber security threats and trends. + Assist with training the community on good security practices. + Deliver and report key metrics to provide stakeholders situational awareness regarding the impact of the awareness program. + Consistently deliver high quality work products that fully address the criteria for which they were intended, requires minimal modification, and are grammatically sound. + As a contributor, takes ownership for assigned areas of responsibility and effectively manages work load to meet team deadlines. + Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and project confidence and competence while interacting with team members, and partners. What we?re looking for... You?ll need to have: + Bachelor's degree in a computer related field or four or more years of work experience. + Four or more years of relevant work experience. + Two or more years of IT Operations or system development experience. + Knowledge of information security and foundational principles. Even better if you have: + A degree. + Certifications: PMP, CISM. + Two or more years of Security Awareness / Training or a similar background in the Security Education areas. + System administration, database administration, network administration or coding / development experience. + Experience working in a Fortune 100 or other large enterprise expertise. + Experience with the process of eLearning design. + Solid understanding of Verizon business operations and knowledge of the foundational technologies used across environments. When you join Verizon... You?ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America?s fastest and most reliable network, we?re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we?re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon. Equal Employment Opportunity We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better. REQNUMBER: 480150-1C