Information Security & Risk Specialist - Remote


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Join Resolvit as Information Security & Risk Specialist and be part of a creative, forward-thinking team. Our success at deploying skilled, highly knowledgeable experts has landed us on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing companies four times – and we’re just getting started.

As the Information Security & Risk Specialist, you will manage defined information security management system topics. You will be responsible for managing and following-up on IT risks, IT governance and IT compliance. You will also be an active part in the company and IT-Risk Management in Global IT. Additionally, you will:

  • Be the main point of contact and consulting ISMS & IT requirements and corresponding risks
  • Be responsible for day-to-day and recurring ISMS and IT-Risk Management tasks including operation, conception, continuous improvement, reporting, and monitoring
  • Create and continuously improve corporate information security policies by expanding content with country specific or governmental requirements (IT-GRC) and perform information security risk management and IT-Risk Management, including follow up measures
  • Be responsible for preparing and performing information security awareness measures aligned with corporate awareness program
  • Be responsible for reporting ISMS & global IT risks, the status of information security measures and its effectiveness to the ISMS Operations Team, Global IT-Risk Team, and the responsible managers
  • Be responsible for alerting the ISMS Operations Team and the management board in case of major information security incidents or attacks and supporting the incident handling in collaboration with cyber security team
  • Be responsible for the support and coordination of IT audit requests and activities, including follow up and management of audit findings in Global IT and reporting to IT Risk
  • Responsible for communication with local authorities and other organizations
  • Responsible for aligning information security goals with local organizational goals
  • Support the central ISMS Operations Team and Global IT-Risk Team

What You’ll Need to be Successful:

  • At least 5 years of experience
  • A good understanding of the responsible area, keeping up-to-date with IT technologies and IT Systems and performing or organizing ISMS audits (internal and external) and risk workshops
  • Willing to learn and work with standards and legal texts and technical cybersecurity questions
  • Ability to establish an external network with respect to cybersecurity including industry associations and test houses
  • Strong analytical, communication, and consulting skills
  • Successfully completed study in information systems, business management or a comparable study
  • Prior experience in a large audit company as IT auditor / IT consultant preferable
  • Experience with IT process knowledge, including ITIL, and general IT technical knowledge
  • Certifications in ISO27001 such as “ISO 27001 Implementer”, “ISO 27001 Lead Auditor” or equivalent,
  • Certification in CISM, CISSP, CISA, Project Management, including IPMA, and Information Security Officer certifications or completed trainings
  • Experience in identifying and managing information security and IT risks, including risk lifecycle
  • Knowledge in IT Governance and IT Compliance to follow up local requirements
  • Knowledge in Internal Control Systems
  • Knowledge or experience and sufficient usage of Information Security Standards including ISO 27000 series, NIST, and BSI and Risk Management Standards such as ISO31000
  • Excellent written and verbal English skills required
  • Willing to travel internationally

Great Additional Skills:

  • Written and verbal Spanish skills


At Resolvit, you’ll be given the support you need to grow in your consulting career. In addition to opportunities for advancement, we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Life insurance coverage
  • Long-term and short-term disability coverage
  • 401(k) retirement plan with matching
  • Professional support from our Client & Employee Optimization Specialist

We currently have more than 100 open career opportunities across the country, so be sure to mention the appropriate Job Code with any correspondence!

About Resolvit:

Resolvit is an international technology consulting firm with industry-leading customers in the financial services, high tech, manufacturing, retail, life sciences, and government sectors. Through its partnerships, Resolvit delivers highly impactful, innovative solutions across five core areas: Infrastructure Modernization, Application Development Services, Enterprise Data Management & Analytics, Knowledge & Content Management, and Strategic Staffing.

Posted On: Friday, April 7, 2023

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