Senior Manager Cybersecurity

Discover

Location: Riverwoods, Illinois

Job Type: Not Specified

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Job Description

At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customersandis consistently awarded for both.

We’re all about people,and our employees are why Discoverisa great place to work.Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

What You’ll Do

Manage a team that develops, implements, and maintains a comprehensive cybersecurity program. Oversees the evaluation, design, and implementation of security programs, controls, and infrastructure solutions. Manages the Cybersecurity initiatives pipeline. Identifies Cybersecurity impacts and risk considerations. Reviews regulatory and audit findings. Manages remediation of threat and risk issues. Directs the development of data analytics, metrics, reporting, and statistical analyses. Critical directs the delivery of security programs and advanced secure architecture, systems, and applications. Manages risk effectively by translating regulatory requirements and business needs to develop security controls. Recommend remediation strategies to mitigate risk and close gaps. Leads the development of defense systems to counter breaches and cyber-attacks. Provides assurance, guidance, and direction in the formalization of the Cybersecurity framework.

How You’ll Do It

  • Provide assurance, guidance, and direction in the formalization of the cybersecurity framework.
  • Direct the delivery of security programs and advanced secure architecture, systems, and applications. Manage risk effectively by translating regulatory requirements and business needs to develop security controls.
  • Recommend remediation strategies to mitigate risk and close gaps. Lead the development of defense systems to counter breaches and cyberattacks.
  • Manage a team that develops, implements, and maintains a comprehensive cybersecurity program. Oversee the evaluation, design, and implementation of security programs, controls, and infrastructure solutions.
  • Manage the cybersecurity initiatives pipeline. Identify cybersecurity impacts and risk considerations.
  • Review regulatory and audit findings. Manage remediation of threat and risk issues.
  • Direct the development of data analytics, metrics, reporting, and statistical analyses.

Qualifications You’ll Need

The Basics

  • Bachelors in Information Security, Information Technology, Business, Analytics
  • 6+ Years Cybersecurity, technology, engineering, risk, compliance or relevant discipline
  • In Lieu of Education 8+ Years Cybersecurity, technology, engineering, risk, compliance or relevant discipline

Preferred Skills-

  • 6+ Desired experience in credit card, financial and/or banking industry (or similar regulated industry)
  • 8+ Desired experience in credit card, financial and/or banking industry (or similar regulated industry)

What are you waiting for? Apply today!

The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.

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