Cyber Defense Manager in Lake Forest at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 5/23/2024

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Job Title: Cyber Defense Manager

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois

Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products… a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth with competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career and make a positive impact? Then we have an opportunity for you! We are searching for a Cyber Defense Manager to join our team located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

The Cyber Defense Manager with report directly to the RCP Security Operations Manager and will play a key role in ensuring the security and integrity of RCP systems, networks, and data. The Cyber Defense Manager is responsible for continuous monitoring and analyzing information security incidents, threat intelligence, vulnerabilities, and risk profiles using data and alerts generated from various systems. The role will have full accountability for management of the related architecture, processes, technologies, and service providers’ relationships while partnering with the business unit and other functional stakeholders. We embrace and accept individual experiences and backgrounds to achieve a diverse and inclusive workplace.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Monitor and analyze security-relevant logs, events, and alerts including, but not limited to, logs from systems, applications, SIEM, EDR, Firewalls, file systems, and IPS; document relevant incidents and suggest/co-ordinate appropriate remedial actions.
  • Implement and evolve RCP's Cyber Defense security policies, standards, and playbook.
  • Hold asset owners accountable for the remediation of vulnerabilities, discovered through periodic scanning.
  • Prioritize risk mitigation based on Threat Intelligence information.
  • Lead responses to Cyber Incidents encountered in RCP environment.
  • Shape the information security culture at RCP and drive adherence to pertinent policies, standards, and procedures.

The Cyber Defense services were developed with adherence to RCP policies, relevant industry frameworks, regulatory compliance, and operational performance requirements. The Cyber Defense Manager will be accountable for all aspects of the delivery of Cyber Defense services. We strive to build a diverse, inclusive and talented workforce who will contribute to the Company’s vision, mission, and goals.

You will love it here if…

  • You think systematically, achieve purposefully, speak diplomatically, and act with integrity
  • You excel in learning things quickly and thoroughly
  • You can successfully juggle multiple tasks while getting things done right the first time
  • You are a creative forward-thinker who finds out-of-the-box solutions
  • You are a strong leader with the ability to bring people together and not afraid to challenge the status quo
  • You are good at collaborating and influencing others to achieve set forth goals
  • You enjoy sharing your hard earned knowledge to help others grow and make a real difference
  • You can translate and transform ambiguity into focused positive outcomes

We need you to have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or similar areas of study, or a directly related field with 10+ years of work experience.
  • 5+ years’ work experience of leading Cyber Defense Management.
  • Exceptional ability to assess and communicate information security concepts and practices, with both business and IT stakeholders.
  • Prior experience of supporting hybrid multi-cloud environments, including SaaS, PaaS, IaaS, and on-premises solutions.
  • Proven experience in design, implementation, and operations of a cyber-defense program with heavy leverage of managed security service provider(s).
  • Working knowledge of MITRE ATT&CK, NIST CSF, ISO 2700x, and COBIT frameworks/standards in relation to a cyber-defense program.
  • Ability to travel 5%.

Icing on the cake:

  • ClSSP, CISA, or Cloud security certification.

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