IT & Security Manager

McManis Associates, Inc - Boyers, PA

Full-time

The Information Technology Manager will direct and oversee the design and implementation of infrastructure solutions. The Manager will interface with the IT resources, management teams and other business partners on a regular basis to maintain good client relations and resolve any issues. This position is also responsible for establishing and maintaining a security management program to ensure that information assets are adequately protected as well as identifying, evaluating and reporting on information security risks in a manner that meets compliance and regulatory requirements, and aligns with and supports the risk posture of NBIB and McManis & Monsalve Associates.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead and direct the successful delivery of infrastructure design, systems integration, and product installation/customization services while ensuring that assigned projects adhere to the approved life cycle work patterns, standards, and procedures for solution delivery
  • Communicate job expectations to information technology staff by planning, monitoring and appraising job performance
  • Maintain staff by recruiting, selecting, orientation and training employees, maintain a safe and secure work environment
  • Maintain organizational effectiveness and efficiencies by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies
  • Serve as the central point of contact and primary interface for all project-related information technology issues including ensuring effective event, incident, and problem resolution
  • Oversee the operation of the program IT security functions
  • Maintain compliance with stated policies and procedures of the governing organizations as well as any applicable information technology laws and policies
  • Develop, maintain and direct the Security Compliance Program including applicable policy and procedures, training, communication, auditing and monitoring, and investigation of operational privacy/security complaints
  • Contribute to the security planning, assessment, risk analysis, risk management, certification and awareness activities for NBIB/ McManis & Monsalve Associates systems and networks
  • Conduct annual risk assessment to determine organization’s current risks for violation of privacy and security standards. Rank the risks identified and select the most pertinent risks to address and include in the annual privacy and security compliance work plan
  • Provide oversight of any vulnerability audits and assessments
  • Interface with peers in the System & Network departments as well as with the leaders of the business to share the corporate security vision to achieve higher levels of enterprise security

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, preferably within field of study in Computer Science or Business Management, or equivalent experience required
  • At least seven (7) years of experience performing and implementing strategic operational analysis and solution development, including general project management in IT/Business environments required
  • At least five (5) years of demonstrated experience in the development and implementation of programs related to security, including structured periodic audits of management, technical and operational security systems and processes required
  • Experience in formal project management practices like those published by the Project Management Institute (PMI) -ITIL v.3 certification, minimally ITIL Foundations, required
  • Current certification in information security (CISSP or CISM) required, must be able to achieve a CISSP within 6 months of contract award.
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, team building, and client relationship skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills and ability to be comfortable working with customers
  • Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented work environment as a manager, a team member as well as independently
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project)
  • Ability to maintain a current and detailed understanding of all federal security guidelines/policies/regulations which govern projects and/or systems (specifically includes HIPAA, FISMA, and DIACAP)
  • Knowledge of IT security products and techniques, network infrastructure, applications and equipment
  • Knowledge of security network architecture and of current technological trends and developments in the areas of information security

Additional Requirements as per contract/client:

  • Candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a federal security clearance

Employment is contingent upon contract award

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • IT: 7 years (Preferred)
  • Security: 1 year (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location