IT Security Manager in Seattle, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/14/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT is seeking candidates for IT Security Manager role with our client in Seattle, WA. This is a Full time role and the candidate must be able to work in Seattle location. 

Team dynamic: 

  1. This person would report to our infrastructure manager and would manage our relationship with our 3rd party security team. Would be responsible for building out our security team over time and would initially at some point have one security engineer.


The IT Security Manager acts as a subject matter expert in understanding vulnerability risk within company. As an individual contributor, this role exercises considerable judgment to identify, assess, triage, and establish remediation timelines for vulnerabilities across the company's technology environment.

Key Responsibilities:
• Acts as a subject matter expert in understanding vulnerability risk within company
• Designs, implements, and manages information security programs (ISO 27001), initiatives, and projects which safeguard Company's systems and employee, customer, and partner data from compromise by minimizing vulnerabilities and risk
• Oversees ongoing security awareness training and phish testing programs globally
• Partners with cross-functional business units to strategically manage IT security risk and to resolve issues
• Drives continuous process and technology improvements, while also helping to resolve day-to-day issues
• Leads periodic penetration testing activities with internal teams and external pen test partners
• Documents processes, issues, decisions, and recommendations in support of strategies and business presentations
• Manages work in support of compliance audits



• ISO 27001 Implementation experience and certification
• A minimum of 6 years of information technology security management or related experience
• A Bachelor’s degree, with a focus in computer science, systems engineering, information technology, management information systems, or a related discipline, or an additional two years of relevant experience in lieu of the degree
• Knowledge of various enterprise security and IT management frameworks and standards.

• Experience with vulnerability scanning tools such as Rapid7
• Working knowledge of compliance audits
• Information security professional certifications (e.g. CISSP, and/or GIAC)
• Ability to work cross-functionally and establish relationships with different levels of management and others of varying skill sets
• Experience and understanding of Authentication concepts and technologies, methods, factors and types, protocols, and associated cyber security risks
• Experience and understanding of multifactor authentication concepts and associated cyber security risks
• Advanced knowledge of multiple IT control and project management practices, and experience working across large environments
• Proficiency in information security domains, including policies and standards, risk and control assessments, access controls, regulatory compliance, technology resiliency, risk and control governance and metrics, incident management, secure systems development lifecycle, vulnerability management and data protection
• Familiarity with ITIL Framework and process
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to analyze, organize, and simplify complex problems to develop practical solutions
• High level of analytical ability where problems may be unusual or difficult
• Excellent leadership, teamwork, and collaboration skills
• Excellent attention to detail, with a demonstrated ability to manage time effectively and to self-motivate and follow-through on projects
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint, and Outlook)
• Experience developing and refining business and technical operational processes

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer