What you’ll be doing...

Your responsibility will be to ensure that IT Risk Management standards and guidelines are followed, and/or that proper, consistent risk planning or other practices are being deployed. This includes providing a framework for effective governance and management of IT risk and ensuring that external legal requirements and/or internal guidelines, requirements and ethical behavior are fulfilled.

  • Identify, assess and control risks.
  • Analyze the value of assets to business, identify threats to those assets, and evaluate how vulnerable each asset is to those threats.
  • Engage internal audits.
  • Guide and support external audits.
  • Provide reporting on risk and compliance performance.
  • Escalate risk and compliance issues.
  • Promote enterprise risk management comprised of business and IT risks.
  • Maintain risk register including mitigation and compensating controls.
  • Review and approve risk level and impact of identified changes.
  • Review risk mitigation progress and estimated resources.
  • Review key risk indicators.
  • Foster integrated risk management at the agency level.
  • Communicate with agencies on risks that affect them.
  • Evaluate new technology risks.
  • Report risks and impacts to governance committees.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree.
  • Project management experience.
  • Background in Risk Management, Compliance, Audit, or Finance.
  • Risk Assessment Management reporting experience.
  • Experience in IT Security, and/or Telecom.
  • Knowledge of the Service Now toolset.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent abilities in coordinating multiple projects across multiple organizations.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS office applications.
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment, working across multiple levels of management (internal, external, vendor).

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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