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Information Security Manager (Risk Management) (R1076087) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 5/22/2019

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Job Description

Join us on our exciting journey! IQVIA™ is The Human Data Science Company™, focused on using data and science to help healthcare clients find better solutions for their patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness advances in healthcare information, technology, analytics and human ingenuity to drive healthcare forward.

The Information Security Manager role presents a dynamic opportunity to help the organization ensure the secure operation of the IQVIA global information technology (IT) infrastructure and processes through support and contribution to the delivery of a global information security program. This role is key to our Information Security team and will provide an excellent opportunity to liaise with key internal and external stakeholders while strengthening our Information Security risk management function. 
The Information Security Manager's primary role will be to lead the Information Security risk management team. They will also haver the opportunity to work together with other members of the IQVIA Information Security team, and liaising regularly with other management teams at IQVIA. 

Principal responsibilities will include:
•Lead Global Enterprise-wide Information Security Risk Management Team
•Document and maintain Risk Management Standard Operating Procedures and Work Instructions
•Providing Regular Updates and Metrics regarding Risk Management activities to Sr. Leadership
•Maintain Information Security Risk Register
•Represent Risk Management to internal and external stakeholders, including client auditors, potential acquisition leads, and internal leaders

Experience, Skills and Qualifications
Required skills and experience
• Significant professional experience in Information Security, Risk Management, IT Controls, IT Audit, or other related area
• Proven knowledge of information security concepts and best practices, as well as ability to apply these concepts to business scenarios
• Experience in risk assessments, information security controls, information security architecture, network security, information security governance
• Knowledge of IT infrastructure, networks, databases, processing systems, web applications, and mobile technology. Previous information technology related work experience is an advantage
• High level of accountability and ability to execute; familiar with estimating and planning own work effort including recognizing and escalating risks and issues in relation to delivery; attention to detail
• Ability to effectively influence and educate business partners when necessary to help bridge gaps in understanding while maintaining good working relationships
• Strong oral and written communication skills, excellent team player and collaborator
• Commitment to ongoing professional development
• Working knowledge of IT governance frameworks and standards such as CobiT, ITIL, ISO27001
• Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook, and SharePoint

• Bachelor’s degree in information security, computer science, or information technology (minimum 3 to 5 years experience)
• A CISSP, CISM, CISA, or equivalent professional certificate is preferred
• An ITIL or project management certificates are not required but beneficial

We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach but also the right people. Regardless of your role, we invite you to reimagine healthcare with us. You will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve human health outcomes. Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there! We invite you to join IQVIA™

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1076087