At Azzur, we understand how to help companies in the health and life science industry bring their projects to life, and follow them from Discovery to Delivery™. Offering a wide-range of project management, process engineering, and compliance services, our collective companies act as one unified team to quickly and effectively provide our health and life science customers the consulting, workforce, engineering, validation, IT, technical, training and laboratory services and solutions they need.
At Azzur Group, our product is people and that is one of our key differentiators. We’re looking for a talented Director, IT Risk & CyberSecurity Services to develop and advance our company as we continue to reach for new heights. In this role, you will utilize your expertise and work with the leading companies in the industry to help solve problems and make a significant impact to their businesses. As a member of the management team, you will have direct involvement in building and growing our consulting practice while working for a company that values, recognizes and supports personal initiative and career growth.
The Director will be responsible to develop, grow and operate this new practice within the consultancy and be accountable for strategy and direction. Reporting directly to the Managing Partner, the Director will be a key member of the management team and will provide leadership to form an IT Risk & CyberSecurity Services practice and center of excellence for the consultancy. Specific responsibilities include:
Form an IT Risk & CyberSecurity practice and center of excellence, offering regulated industries such as healthcare and life sciences industry, diverse IT security and information assurance services across the enterprise’s infrastructure.
Serve as senior Subject Matter Expert on IT Risk and CyberSecurity issues/hot topics, with ability to identify and present to an industry audience current areas of concern and/or interest - remaining current with technological, security and regulatory developments.
Develop, manage and grow new business and associated portfolio of customer accounts, oversee multiple projects concurrently and hire the right associates/engineers as needed.
Ability to consult customers on structuring and/or hardening their IT infrastructure, propose the right tools and resources, best practices, and assist in creating and executing plans, throughout the entire lifecycle, from designing solutions through implementation.
Provide leadership and technical guidance on all IT Risk & CyberSecurity operations including resource allocation, project costing/budget review and the managing and developing of staff.
Performs and assists with conducting audits, risk and threat assessments, preventive and corrective action plans, incident management and forensic investigations involving HLS IT infrastructure, technology, deployed devices. Identify and mitigate potential threats to patient safety, product quality, data integrity and privacy.
Candidates in all locations are considered;ideal candidate is flexible about business travel, seeking in-person customer interaction on a frequent-basis
Bachelor's degree or higher preferably in information systems or engineering with appropriate training and certifications (CISA, CISSP, CISM, SSCP, CGEIT, CRISC) in cybersecurity, governance, risk.
Ten (10) plus years of applicable technical experience in information security, system auditing, disaster, technology consulting, or related within a professional services practice including staff management. IT experience within the regulated software Healthcare and Life Sciences field is highly desirable.
In-depth knowledge of IT Governance, IT Risk and Controls, System Architectures/Platforms, as well as, strong understanding of relevant laws and standards like COBIT, HIPAA, DFARS, ISO, GDPR, COSO
Prerequisite knowledge, skills and abilities, as well as business acumen, to effectively build client relationships, secure new business and successfully manage multiple projects.
Highly motivated and flexible; Adaptable to a fast-paced, changing environment requiring effective interpersonal, client-facing and teamwork skills combined with Azzur core values.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Additional Salary Information: Candidates in all locations are considered;ideal candidate is flexible about business travel, seeking in-person customer interaction on a frequent-basis Employer does not assist with relocation costs.
Azzur Group is a private equity enterprise supporting and growing an interwoven network of companies focused on the health and life science (HLS) sector, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical devices & diagnostics, clinical research, and related HLS suppliers. Azzur companies provide a wide-range of business-to-business professional services and solutions, evidenced by our broad scope o...f services and thought leadership. As one of the fastest growing private companies in America, Azzur is on a mission to bridge the talent and capability gaps that often confound our customers, from Discovery to Delivery™.