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Information Security Policy Advisor
Ref No.: 18-01741
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date / End Date: 10/01/2018 to 03/31/2019
Information Security Policy Advisor

In this position you will be responsible for the development, implementation, and maintenance of Information Security policies, standards, and any associated technical procedures; ensuring compliance with the HITRUST framework. Additionally, you will serve as the domain expert to senior business leadership, Compliance, Legal, Project Management, Audit, Risk Management, and Operations as it relates to HITRUST Certification. You will provide appropriate updates to designated management and assist in responding to audits as necessary.

Our client is looking for an Information Security Policy Advisor with superb communication, the flexibility to adapt to change, and the ability to multi-task. The ideal candidate has a deep understanding of the HITRUST CSF, healthcare security compliance, and operational information security processes.

Required Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of HITRUST integration experience required; risk assessment methodologies, IT/IS Policies and Standards, IT risk standards and industry best practices (HITRUST CSF, HIPAA, PCI, ISO 27001/27002)
  • Education Bachelors degree and equivalent experience required. Masters degree preferred.
  • Experience working with GRC tools
  • Experience working in a large, diverse organization
  • In-depth knowledge and experience working with information security policies, standards and procedures as well as an understanding of Information Systems and IS Governance
  • Experience with IT Audit and Information Security Risk Assessments, working knowledge of various Security technologies, including, but not limited to firewall, intrusion detection, anti-malware, data loss prevention, vulnerability management, penetration testing, application security, and other pertinent detective and/or preventative controls
  • Experience with process development and project management (planning, organizing, and managing resources to bring about the successful completion of specific project goals and objectives)
  • Other Certificates or Licenses (One or More): HITRUST Certified Practitioner, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) Certification

For more information please contact Brian Otten at 800-709-4740 ext. 276

Since 1995, iTech Solutions Inc., has been providing IT Consulting and Direct Hire Services to the Insurance, Financial, Communications, Manufacturing  and Government sectors with local offices in Connecticut, Minnesota, Colorado,  Massachusetts, Tennessee, North Carolina, and New Jersey / Pennsylvania area. 

Our recruiting strategy is simple, if you want to find qualified IT professionals then use IT professionals to find them.   So at iTech Solutions,  our personnel are all career IT professionals with a wide range of IT experience.  We can honestly say our staff understands the technologies, the complexities of finding and selecting the appropriate personnel and the pressures of running successful IT projects.  

Employer will not sponsor applicants for any employment visas, at hiring or in the future, including but not limited to H-1B visas. Corp-to-Corp or subcontract personnel will not be considered for this position.