AbbVie Security Operations Manager in Lake County, Illinois

Security Operations Manager

USA, Illinois, Lake County

Information Technology

Requisition #1804686

Security is a core part of AbbVie’s Information Technology mission and we are seeking an individual passionate about security to drive our security operations and hygiene efforts. The core of this role is to plan, develop, and execute activities to measure the information security risks posed by our systems (vulnerabilities) and users (phishing susceptibility), and oversees cross-functional corrective actions. The Security Operations Manager must be a highly skilled and technical individual who is able to strategically guide program direction, provide reports and metrics, and manage a team.

The Security Operations Manager’s responsibilities include:

  • Oversee and advance our Vulnerability Management program, including the production of monthly performance metrics

  • Oversee our Phishing Awareness program, including guiding user awareness training

  • Building and managing technology vendor relationships as well as internal stakeholder support

  • Oversee technical support and engineering activity for Information Security’s own tools

  • Overseeing the critical vulnerability remediation process, to drive rapid corrective action when a high threat vulnerability is identified

  • Providing a leading voice in defining the security vision and long range security plans, coordinating feedback from Information Security stakeholders

  • Management of a small team of service delivery personnel

Requirements:

  • Thorough understanding of vulnerability management

  • Experience setting strategic direction and overseeing capability development

  • Experience summarizing technical information into both detailed and management level reports

  • 5+ years of full time security experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in an Information Systems-related area of study

  • Demonstrated success working with global, cross-functional teams

  • Experience managing teams

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