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  • Full Time
  • Chicago

Website Hudson Sky LLC

vCSO

Location: Chicago, IL (In Office)

Company Overview:

We are a leading Managed Services Provider based in Chicago, IL. Our company offers a range of IT solutions to small and medium-sized businesses in the area. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional service and delivering innovative solutions to our clients. We are seeking a Virtual Chief Security Officer to join our team.

Job Description:

The Virtual Chief Security Officer (vCSO) will be responsible for managing our clients’ cybersecurity strategies and ensuring that their security policies and procedures are up to date and effective. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of cybersecurity best practices and regulatory compliance, excellent communication and leadership skills, and the ability to work virtually with clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain cybersecurity policies and procedures for clients
  • Manage and monitor cybersecurity risks and vulnerabilities for clients
  • Lead incident response planning and execution for clients
  • Conduct regular security assessments and penetration testing for clients
  • Ensure compliance with industry regulations and standards (e.g., HIPAA, PCI-DSS, GDPR)
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for cybersecurity-related issues and questions from clients
  • Communicate effectively with clients and team members to provide guidance and recommendations related to cybersecurity
  • Participate in ongoing training and professional development opportunities to stay current with industry trends and technologies

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, cybersecurity, or related field
  • 7+ years of experience in cybersecurity, with at least 3 years in a leadership role
  • Strong understanding of cybersecurity best practices and regulatory compliance
  • Excellent communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to work virtually with clients
  • Experience conducting security assessments and penetration testing
  • Familiarity with security tools such as firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and security information and event management (SIEM) systems
  • Knowledge of cloud security and data privacy issues
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP, CISM, or CISA a plus

We offer competitive compensation packages, including a base salary and opportunities for performance-based bonuses, as well as a comprehensive benefits package. If you are a motivated and experienced cybersecurity professional looking for a new challenge, we want to hear from you!

To apply for this job email your details to erick.froseth@hudsonsky.com