Information Security Officer - Wichita, Kansas United States - 45611


Job #: 45611
Title: Information Security Officer
Job Location: Wichita, Kansas - United States
Remote Job: No
Employment Type:
Salary: $130,000.00 - $140,000.00 - US Dollars - Yearly
Employer Will Recruit From: Nationwide
Relocation Paid?: Yes


Information Security Officer - KS

This position regularly works in an office setting. Most of the job duties require the employee to be working with computers and electronic media on a regular basis.




  • Develop and maintain in depth understanding of business unit processes, systems, technologies, data, customers, consumers, partners
  • Become an expert in assigned products including the design, security profile and risks
  • Build relationships with business units to deliver security-by-design controls incorporated into projects, architecture, infrastructure and applications.
  • Act as a liaison to ensure cybersecurity practices are built into business unit initiatives for the entire lifecycle.
  • Work closely with senior leadership to instill cybersecurity policies and practices throughout business units to address security operations, incident response, application security and infrastructure.
  • Be actively informed and engaged in security projects across the business.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge related to security threats, vulnerabilities and mitigations set forth to reduce the attack surface; circulate this knowledge through the business units.
  • Ensure business projects are focused on cybersecurity from the beginning.
  • Participate and influence Cloud and Native Architecture principles, APls, as well as appropriate enterprise Data handling practices.
  • Provide regular and timely reporting on the status of cyber security across the organization
  • Provide escalation path for security issues, incidents and inquiries



  • 8+ years in cybersecurity experience (or information technology couple with cybersecurity) or a related field
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or information systems or equivalent experience.
  • Experience in guiding all aspects of cyber-security risk including - identification, synthesis, quantification, and remediation strategies.
  • Experience working in Agile methodology and a deep understanding of phased approaches to the Software Development Life Cycle
  • Working knowledge of:
    • Cloud computing architectures and the associated security designs and challenges
    • Common DevSecOps processes and technologies and how to effectively harden them
    • Data Loss Prevention implementation and ongoing management
    • Data management and security principles applicable to financial services and modern architectures.


Core Competencies:


  • Strong presence and ability to engage with leadership regarding security (e.g. Executive Briefings and incident communications). Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with both technology/development and business partners
  • Strong relationship, team building and facilitation skills




  • Ability to translate technical/security issues to business users
  • Proven ability to articulate the why and to enable fact-based decision making.
  • Ability to independently influence others to achieve objectives
  • Ability to deal with the ambiguity associated with working in a fast paced and changing environment
  • Experience working in a matrix model, as the BISO supports operational and transformational efforts for a given region or organizational function



  • Certified Information System Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) certifications preferred

University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree


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