Director of Security and Infrastructure

Jones Grove IT Recruiting - Charlotte, NC

Director of Security and Infrastructure

Charlotte, NC


As a key member of the senior IT leadership team this role brings current knowledge and future vision to support the evolution of core technology operations along with the adoption of best practices and capabilities to mature the overall cybersecurity posture. In addition, this person will partner with other business leaders to understand the business needs of the global organization and share new or existing capabilities that can address or improve business operations.



  • Develop and lead a high performing technology organization with focus on infrastructure and security
  • Determine Infrastructure objectives, tactics, and budget in alignment with strategic business objectives and in coordination with IT delivery teams to align solution delivery activities to architecture standards and objectives
  • Focus on continuous process improvement and user experience by increasing IT’s value through innovation and emerging technologies, leveraging cloud and other technologies to improve performance and redundancy capabilities while optimizing cost effectiveness.
  • Oversee the implementation and maintenance of enterprise infrastructure systems for multiple domain(s) and/or platform(s) to ensure successful deployment and operation
  • Develop, implement, and monitor a strategic, comprehensive enterprise information security program to ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of data. Document and maintain a risk assessment framework covering information and physical security, data governance and business continuity. Develop and maintain information security policies, standards, and guidelines. Oversee the approval, training, and dissemination of security policies, standards, and guidelines.
  • Provide regular reporting on the current status of the information security program to enterprise risk teams, senior business leaders and the board of directors as part of a strategic enterprise risk management program


  • Operates through the lens of what can we do to simplify and improve things
  • Experience serving as infrastructure and cyber/information security leader
  • Demonstrate executive level business and technical acumen
  • Ability to develop and clearly articulate a compelling strategy to stakeholders
  • Strong knowledge of compute, cloud, and security architectures, including experience working with leading enterprise tools and vendors
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong executive presence with proven ability to influence peers and senior leadership
  • Excellent written and oral communication, and presentation skills
  • Well-developed relationship management capabilities. Ability to build strong internal and external networks
  • Demonstrated energy and passion for the role
  • One or more of the following certifications:
    • Cloud / ITIL certification
    • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) from ISC2
    • Certified Information Security Manager (CISM)
    • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) from ISACA



About Jones Grove

Jones Grove brings over 25 years of dedicated Information Technology recruiting to the marketplace and that has led us to place virtually every function within an IT organization.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Posted On: Monday, October 4, 2021
Compensation: $170,000.00

Position Contact
Alice Grove
(704) 208-4658
Charlotte, NC

Connecting Talent with Opportunity

Direct Hire + Contract + Executive/Retained Search

Located in Charlotte, NC, Jones Grove brings over 25 years of dedicated Information Technology recruiting to the marketplace and that has led us to place virtually every function within an IT organization.

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