Project Lead

The IT Risk Management Project Lead will drive a project focused on remediating identified application vulnerabilities for this global insurance company. The role will work closely with the Director in this area to research, develop, implement and manage solutions to remediate the identified application vulnerabilities across various business units to improve IT Risk Management. The role will require the use of excellent communication skills to interface with various business unit owners, IT architects and engineers to perform this work. Hands-on experience completing application vulnerabilities is required as well as project management and IT Risk Management skills. Knowledge of Security Architecture and the controls associated is also required. The role also requires knowledge of IT Security tools utilized by the client is required. Qualifications: • 8-12 years IT experience. • 3-6 years Info Security experience supporting enterprise programs. • 3-6 years in IT Risk Management or Assurance roles performing remediation projects. • 2-4 years’ experience managing and/or implementing application vulnerability solutions • Consulting experience demonstrating ability to effectively communicate with client and deliver quality deliverables. • Experience with Application vulnerability tools such as Fortify, Appscan, and/or WhiteHat is a must • Experience with scanning tools such as Qualys, BladeLogic, and/or Imperva is a plus • Knowledge of application vulnerabilities such as OWASP-10 is required • Experience developing, communicating, and implementing application vulnerability solutions is required • Must be knowledgeable in the baseline requirements of Security Architecture • Project management skills including the ability to lead a small team with SME and operational roles • Strong communication skills and ability to work independently and to be the main client project contact • Candidate must be located in Houston area • Insurance and Financial Services experience