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Chief Information Security Officer

Edinburg, VA 22824, USA; Waynesboro, VA 22980, USA Req #1152
Friday, March 13, 2020
Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years.  Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology easy.  It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US.  With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and internet.  In addition Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint.  We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that support our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network.  We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving success of all of the facets of our business.  We're Shentel.  Always connected to you.  Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. 

Job Summary: Leads the Information Security function in Shentel to ensure enterprise information assets and data are protected. The CISO will direct the strategy, operations and budget for the Information Security program. The CISO will have responsibility for the program that encompasses the provider network as well as internal applications and network.

Qualification Requirements:
a. Education: Bachelor's degree with a concentration in network and application security or equivalent experience.
b. Experience Level: 10+ years security administration with at least 5 years in a management position.
c. Special Requirements:
d. Skills Summary: Active Directory, Windows and AS/400 security, Checkpoint, Sophos, Sharepoint, Policy Management, SOX Controls, and device management.
e. Check Point Security certification preferred.
f.  Licenses or Certifications: CISSP certification preferred.

Knowledge of:
a. Technology/Business Skills: Active Directory, application and role-based security, SOX controls and testing, cybersecurity fundamentals, intrusion detection, mobile device management and data encryption.
b. Security Knowledge/Tools: NIST Framework, Incidence Response Planning, PCI compliance requirements, SIEM/logging tools.
c. Skills: Management skills: Team building, project management and risk management skills.

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Shentel will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws.  If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please email and provide your name and contact information.

Other details

  • Job Family IT
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA
  • Waynesboro, VA 22980, USA