Thursday, July 21, 2016

Security Jobs: Chief Information Security Officer, Chicago, IL


Chief Information Security Officer
Location: Chicago, IL
Compensation: Executive Package
Relocation: Strongly Prefer Local Candidates


SecurityRecruiter.com has been engaged to identify, recruit and deliver a Chief Information Security Officer to a downtown Chicago, IL client.  The CISO will have a 10+ year track record of growth that includes information security subjects and related technology, risk management, and the ability to lead a team by leveraging strong business acumen and healthy emotional intelligence and social intelligence.

Our client’s organization is a hierarchical environment driven by procedures and processes.  Candidates who prefer structure as opposed to a start-up-like environment will appreciate this global organization.  

This role reports to a highly intelligent leader who strives to maximize the customer’s experience through calculated risk taking, high integrity and setting high expectations that are followed by exceptional results.


This role requires a CISO who can provide leadership to a team of analysts, engineers, architects and managers.  The CISO will demonstrate strong understanding of emerging cybersecurity threats, data privacy laws and risk management. He / She will be visionary and strategic and will be an exceptional communicator who can work effectively with senior executives and clients.

Certifications to include the C|CISO, CISSP, CISM, CISA and GIAC credentials are appreciated along with a BA/BS 4-year college degree.

This is an abbreviated job description.  A full job description will be shared with qualified candidates.

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