IT Risk Analyst Consultant



IT Risk Analyst Consultant Princeton, NJ

Title: IT Risk Analyst

Job Type: Contract (1 year)

Primary Location: Princeton, NJ

The Challenge:

Vignetic is looking for a looking for an experienced and pragmatic consultant for the role of IT Risk Analyst. The IT Risk Analyst will be the risk management subject matter expert and will be responsible at an intermediate level for technology and security asset risk management. The role will support risk identification, assessment, prioritization and reporting, document Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), identify improvement opportunities to refine risk management processes while ensuring the protection of technology and information assets.

Roles & Responsibilities:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, MIS, or related field of study; or any equivalent combination of relevant work experience and training.

• A minimum of 3 or more years of work experience in the field of information security and IT risk management.

• Experience in a Pharma / Biotech / Healthcare company preferred.

• Certified CISA, CRISC, CISM or relevant experience.

• Experience working with security and IT risk management frameworks and regulations (ISO, NIST, GDPR, SOX, HIPAA etc.).

• Experience working with GRC tools (ServiceNow, Galvanize, Archer, WolfPAC etc.).

• Good understanding of current and emerging cyber security and privacy regulations and practices, and how other enterprises are employing them.

• Demonstrated experience in working in multinational organizations and global virtual teams.

Essential Skills & Requirements:

• Enables the proactive identification and resolution of IT & security risks by collaborating with multiple teams.

• Effectively communicates risk status to key stakeholders.

• Fosters strong relationships with IT colleagues and business leaders to enable risk mitigation.

• Leads and contributes to outcomes for:

o Risk assessments

o Audit remediation

o Security improvements

• Supports alignment of security operations to policies, standards, and procedures.

• Contributes, maintains, and reports on Key Performance and Risk Indicators (KRI/KPI).

• Excellent communication skills to connect effectively with different stakeholders and to deal with the different interests in the organization.

• Strong sense of self, ethics, and effort, as well as the willingness to go the extra mile to achieve important goals.

• Experience tracking, measuring, and communicating the quality of risk management processes and controls applicable to the IT department.

• Strong soft and interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation, and negotiation.

• Excellent analytical and technical skills.

• Excellent written, verbal, communication, and presentation skills.

• Excellent planning and organizational skills and attention for detail.


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