Chief Information Security Officer – CDC Jobs in Atlanta

Website Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Job Description:

CDC is the nation’s health protection agency, working to keep America healthy, safe, and secure. As a global leader in public health, CDC works to respond, contain, and eliminate disease. Whether we are protecting the American people from health threats, investigating emerging diseases, or mobilizing public health programs with our domestic and international partners, we rely on our employees to make a real difference in protecting the health and safety of people here and around the world.

Job Responsibilities:

  • As Chief Information Security Officer, you will: Serve as a senior advisor and program administrator to the CDC Chief Information Officer; Develop, implement, and monitor a strategic, comprehensive cybersecurity program with organizational units; Implement and maintain CDC’s cybersecurity program to ensure that information assets and associated technology, applications, systems, infrastructure, and processes are adequately protected in the digital ecosystem; Lead the development, planning, and coordination of the information security and privacy operations related to cybersecurity and privacy programs; Facilitate information security risk assessment and risk management processes with organizational units; Identify and evaluate the legal and regulatory requirements for information technology and cybersecurity risk to information assets while supporting and advancing the mission and business objectives; Implement practices that meet policies and standards for information security and privacy with business units and partners; Facilitate an information security governance structure through the implementation and oversight of an appropriate governance program; Develop and enhance an up-to-date information security management framework using standards and policies; Manage and contain information security incidents and events to protect corporate information technology (IT) assets, intellectual property, and regulated data; Represent and serve as spokesperson for the Chief Information Officer in establishing and maintaining relationships and partnerships with constituents including DHHS, congressional officials, other federal agencies, and representatives of business and industry. Provide supervision and direction to employees and staff.

Job Requirements:

  • you must show in your resume that you possess the six Fundamental Competencies, the five Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs), and the Professional/Technical Qualifications (PTQs) listed below. Your resume should emphasize levels of responsibility, scope, and complexity of programs managed, program accomplishments, and results.

Qualification & Experience:

  • You must have one year of specialized experience directly related to the position that has equipped you with the particular knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the duties of the position to include senior-level managerial and leadership experience in coordinating the functions of subordinate managers and specialized staff with implementing and maintaining a cybersecurity program to ensure information and systems are protected in the digital environment.

Job Details:

Company: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Atlanta, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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