Director of IT Information Security - Information Technology
Company: Azusa Pacific University
Posted on: May 23, 2023
APU is seeking employees who desire to engage in our thriving culture by cultivating community through professional interactions, demonstrating a posture of lifelong learning, and modeling Christ-like character. Working together, employees at APU commit to establishing a university atmosphere that is pleasing to God and edifying to one another.
The Director of Information Technology (IT) Security will be responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring a strategic, comprehensive enterprise cybersecurity and IT risk management program. You will be expected to take a hands-on approach, leading proactive vulnerability assessments and the implementation of effective procedures and technical safeguards to mitigate information security risks. The Director of Information Security will provide the vision and leadership necessary to manage the risk to the university and will ensure business alignment, effective governance, system and product availability, integrity and confidentiality.
This position requires someone who excels in teamwork and leadership through informed and caring influence rather than control. These teams are cross functional and centered around the products they create and maintain. The end goal is to empower these product teams to measurably embrace the standards of reliability, stability, supportability, and sustainability.
The Director of Information Security will lead approximately three staff. You will also act as a coach who encourages engineers to develop personally and professionally, accomplishing this by finding and providing the resources and tools they need to fulfill their personal development goals. You do this by partnering with the IT Leadership team and Council of Culture to develop innovative methods for professional development, scheduling, employee accountability, event planning, and communication.
Primary Duties/Essential Functions
Azusa Pacific University is a Christ-centered, multicultural community that values and seeks faculty and staff who are committed to diversity, work effectively with diverse populations, and engage others in ways that honor our rich cultural mosaic and biblical foundation. Please click the links to learn more about 'what we believe', our 'mission statement', and our 'statement of faith'.
You can learn more about APU by watching the stories of faculty, staff, and alumni as they carry out our mission here: http://www.apu.edu/stories/
Azusa Pacific University will conduct a background check on all final candidates.
Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled unless otherwise stated. Azusa Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
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