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Lead Security Principal Consultant - AMS

Trustwave Holdings, LLC
Chicago, IL 60601
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Trustwave Holdings, LLC

Trustwave is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

Category: Security Services
Team: Consulting & Professional Services
Location: Chicago, IL


This vacancy is for a Lead Security Principal within Trustwave Security Consulting team. The applicant will have outstanding information security consulting skills and extensive experience of applying them in one or more of the following industries: Financial Services, Retail, Consumer Industries, Manufacturing or Energy.

This is an executive level role that requires effective business development and communications skills and the ability to interact and influence at the executive level within customer organizations such as CISO and CIO. You must demonstrate extensive industry expertise and understanding of the security market, threats and current/ future trends, facilitating a consultative and advisory sales approach to customers.

This is a market facing role that requires extensive experience in delivering complex security strategy and transformation projects, allowing you to understand the customer's needs and pain points required to identify and deliver value added security solutions, establishing a trusted advisory relationship at an executive level with customers in each industry.

This is mainly a business development hunting role, requiring applicants to have already extensive contacts in each industry, working with Trustwave sales to identify opportunities and open new relationships or to maintain and expand existing relationships. Responsibilities will be primarily on this market-building aspect, but the successful applicants will also be responsible for the delivery of complex security strategy and transformation projects.

Desired Experience
  • More than 8 years in the Information Security industry, including experience leading and running a consulting business;
  • Experience as a Consulting Principal, Associate Director, Director, CISO, CSO or Head of Information Security in one or more of the following industries: Financial Services, Consumer Industries, Retail, Manufacturing or Energy;
  • Outstanding knowledge cyber threats and security solutions, security as a business enabler and digital transformation for at least one of the industries listed above;
  • Strong understanding of the wider security market;
  • Detailed understanding of, and experience in Security Strategy and Transformation;
  • Good understanding of, and experience in Risk Management;
  • Broad understanding of Managed Security Services, Security Operation Centers, Security Incident Response, Identity and Access Management, Data Protection and Privacy;
  • Experience in working with and influencing executives and senior management within customer organizations to identify requirements/opportunities and formulate high-level solutions;

Education required:
  • Engineering or Business Administration degree (University Diploma or MBA)
  • CISM or CISSP (preferred)

Posted: 2021-01-08 Expires: 2021-02-08

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