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Vice President of Global Threat Prevention - MSS

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.


Collaborating across cross functional teams, the Vice-President, Global Threat Prevention of Managed Security Services will define the industry/vertical strategy and multi-year actionable road maps for systems that support Trustwave's security services including Identity & Access Management, Cloud & Premise based Security Services (SIEM, Firewalls, IDS, IPS, etc.), Risk & Compliance Management, Incident Response, & Mobile Security. The ideal candidate should have superior knowledge of emerging technologies, evolving threats, and the competitive landscape for security as well as systems architecture and software development experience. The ability to effectively communicate and partner amongst organizations such as product development, marketing, sales, & operations and to present strategy to senior executives and both technical and non-technical audiences is a must.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for leading the global delivery organization cross multi countries and multicultural environment
  • Responsible for keeping the organization healthy and lean by hiring the right professionals to support the global delivery organization.
  • Responsible for driving industry/vertical strategy for enhanced customer experience and systems/processes supporting the security business for Trustwave.
  • Develop industry/vertical roadmap for Trustwave security offerings that would help grow revenue and continuously reduce operating costs
  • Develop and drive organization service transformation and optimization plan to automate and increase the global organization efficiencies and productivity.
  • Conduct period services maturity assessment as part of the continual improvement plans
  • Conduct research on security software/systems, and support to develop prototypes, engage in strategy and build vs. buy decisions in support of MSS strategy and Go-To-Market plan.
  • Provide support to achieve revenue generation targets and business growth of MSS revenue based upon defined Annual Operating Plan targets.
  • Post-meeting follow-up with appropriate customer contacts to confirm that Trustwave's understanding, strategy, and direction are in line with client service proposal expectations.
  • Assist in developing MSS focused services presentations/tools for both customers and/or sales staff when its needed
  • Assist in the development, organization, and quality assurance for key MSS proposals

Required Skills and Experience:
  • A minimum of 10 years of security domain experience, must have strong expertise in the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Should have a strong technical background in software architecture and must have demonstrated expertise in integrating/developing solutions
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills a must
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking, planning, leading and execution of large teams successfully
  • Ability to think creatively and develop non-traditional solutions to complex business challenges
  • Ability to create effective presentations and white papers
  • Must have prior experience in defining the technology strategy for a large, global organization, preferably within the Financial Services industry.
  • Industry recognized certifications such as CISA, CISM, CISSP, or SANS GIAC are a plus
  • Industry recognitions (conference speaker, published papers, etc.) are a plus


A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Sciences or a Business field is highly preferred for this role. An advanced degree, such as an MBA is highly-preferred.



Posted: 2021-04-15 Expires: 2021-05-16

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