This position's scope is focused on the Cybersecurity Oversight and Governance for Client Service Delivery. Cognizant requires a Senior Associate, Corporate Security
ISA to help execute the Governance Program. The Senior Associate, Corporate Security
ISA supports strategic and technical initiatives, including performance of Operational Risk Assessments, managing Risk Acceptance activities, developing annual risk posture and remediation recommendation report, and completion verification reviews of security projects and initiatives. The Senior Associate, Corporate Security
ISA will report directly to a Senior Manager, Corporate Security
Key Responsibilities include:
Assist with risk assessment activities coordinating with the security team, Senior Leadership, vendors, and contractors.
Serve as an advisor in the development, implementation, and maintenance of a company-wide information security policy and control framework.
Provide process improvement support in the functional area of Governance, Risk and Compliance.
Provide periodic analysis of corporate risk position, based on analysis of current controls status and current cyber threat landscape.
Assist with items to be added/maintained in the corporate risk register.
Assist in the development, configuration, and implementation of GRC toolsets.
Collect evidence of project completions and maintain program records.
Monitor developments in the information security industry including vendor strategies and communicate on the potential impact on or applicability to the organization.
Promote security culture and drive continuous security improvements. Ensure technical and operational security controls are incorporated into new systems and applications through participation in planning groups and the review of new systems, installations, and other major changes.
Provide assistance to internal teams and external entities concerning the security of information and critical data processing capabilities.
Interpret client and Regulatory controls across all verticals and properly apply the specifications across the operational responsibilities to help build cost-effective, scalable security controls and infrastructure to sustain certification levels across the enterprise.
Encourage new ways of thinking and performing activities to increase automation capabilities.
Build rapport, credibility, and cohesion across all business unit teams and IT teams in the course of managing the projects.
Engages with and participates with cross-functional independent representations of management to ensure appropriate oversight and governance of the security program.
Ensures that assessment functions periodically review key programs related to information protection to obtain independent assessments of the security program effectiveness.
Periodically reports progress to management, and assesses and measures results related to Information Security activities
Other duties as assigned
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