Chief Information Security Officer (Crypto/Block)- Financail Services at Financial Firm


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Financial Firm

Chief Information Security Officer (Crypto/Block)- Financail Services

Boston, MA


Job Description

 Chief Information Security Officer - Financial / Investment Fim

  • Manage team of Business ISOs and Analysts to support Cyber security compliance and integration of Cyber security product lines with Business Unit assets, critical processes, and client/regulatory requirements.
  • Strong knowledge of Cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin, Etherium,  – and the Security issues - Blockchain/DLT knowledge
  • Responsible for establishing and running an enterprise cybersecurity program
  • Strong CURRENT Financial Services / Investment industry experience!
  • Create a policy and standards framework and launched core policies across the firm.
  •  Architect and enabled a cloud security strategy to enable usage of Azure and AWS assets at scale while minimizing risk, leveraging native and custom build controls capabilities.
  • Build a vendor risk assessment process to ensure all new vendors are properly vetted as part of the procurement process. 
  • Manage overall relationship with Group CEO and CIO’s, engaging in regular two-way communication
  • Monitor crypto-currency ecosystem trends, technological developments, threats, vulnerabilities, and risk management strategies, and work with Cyber security and business teams to establish, design, and implement appropriate solutions accordingly

The Expertise 

  • Proven leadership / management capabilities to work with Business executives & working in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication skills, Ability to Synthesis Data & work with technology teams to focus on prioritizing Cyber risk
  • Expertise with cyber security programs, Understanding of  infrastructure, cloud architectures and implementations
  • Familiarity with relevant industry standards and regulatory requirements

The Skills 

  • Strong relationship management and communication skills, ability to engage and influence senior leaders
  • Demonstrated strong team management, development skills and cross functional team leadership experience
  • Knowledge of Block Chain & Crypto currency industry standards, frameworks and best practices, such as NIST Cyber Security Framework and CryptoCurrency Security Standards (CCSS)
  • Policy and Process Assessment skills, ability to identify gaps, communicate relevance to BU and Fidelity goals, and drive plans to close them
  • Provide thought leadership on risk mitigation strategies for Bitcoin, Ethereum and other Blockchain platforms
  • AUnderstanding of Bitcoin and Ethereum blockchain platforms and the ability to communicate specific business, technology, and cyber security requirements to all levels of the organization

Company Description

Major Financial Firm.

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