Head of India ISRM / Director of Cyber Security - Hyderabad, IN - Qualcomm

Job description

Qualcomm's Information Security & Risk Management (ISRM) / CyberSecurity organization is looking for an experienced professional with strong functional expertise, business acumen and people skills to lead our India-based team. ISRM team is chartered with protecting the company's digital systems and assets around the globe.

  • This Position Will Report To The India IT Leader (with a Matrix Link To The Global CISO) And It Has The Following Key Expectations
  • Work with the India IT leadership and Global ISRM leadership, formulate & execute a strategy to strengthen the India-based ISRM team & its’ offerings.
  • Build, lead, and manage a multi-locational ISRM team to deliver in a global cross-functional setting.
  • Devise a Service Delivery Model to enable global ISRM initiatives, from the Indian offices.
  • Act as ISRM security partner for Engineering Design initiatives covering both hardware and software projects
  • Analyzes/reviews information on emerging cyber threats, and is actively engaged in industry forums on threats and opportunities.
  • Makes improvement recommendations to managers at all levels to ensure compliance with laws, standards and policies while managing business risks
  • Stay current with new and emerging technologies such as cloud services and infrastructure, mobility models, and big data concepts, and how those relate to enterprise security technology/controls
  • Drive execution and decision making for cybersecurity projects across various business partner teams
  • Drive prioritization of security projects through strong technical understanding of deliverables and risk management/risk mitigation
  • Develop program indicators to manage program health including quality and timelines.
  • Develop and establish strong processes that streamline regular operations and execution reviews within and outside of ISRM.
  • Ensure success of India-specific ISRM initiatives in building and maintaining overall secure regional ecosystems.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A positive track record of flexibility and versatility to adapt to ever changing threats and business drivers that influence the projects and priorities of ISRM.
  • Team builder and exposure to Global matrixed delivery is critical.
  • Strong communications skills and cross-functional relationship building skills.
  • Ability to interact successfully with senior level management, engineers and business partners.
  • Ability to lead and support cyber security capabilities including security architecture, event monitoring/triage, incident response, vulnerability management, technical and non-technical risk assessments, M&A cyber activity, policy, procedures, and compliance life-cycles.
  • Understanding & leadership experience of Cyber Security Operations Center
  • A combination of Engineering and Information security experience of minimum 18-20 years.
  • Ability to successfully pass a background check.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledgeable in a wide variety of cyber/information security, governance, risk, and compliance tools and reporting systems.
  • A strong peer network and technical leadership skills to provide world-class information security solutions.
  • Related industry certifications such as EnCE, OSCP, CISSP, CISM, CISA, or GIAC are a plus.
  • Cryptography knowledge and expertise.

Education Requirements Required

Bachelor's, Computer Engineering and/or Computer Science and/or Information Systems

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