Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.
Our location in Alameda, CA currently has an opportunity for IT BRM - Cyber security
What You'll Do
This role supports divisional cybersecurity processes and works with business partners and stakeholders to apply cybersecurity requirements to their projects and processes. This role will also work with divisional BRM's and business stakeholders to proactively mitigate cybersecurity risk in the division. The Cybersecurity Manager will use their understanding of cybersecurity combined with critical thinking capabilities and analytical skills to provide operational support to the ADC Cybersecurity Office. The Cybersecurity Manager is a critical role supporting the implementation of cybersecurity framework and controls though the ADC Cybersecurity Office.
You will be an effective communicator regardless of audience or medium, explaining complex security issues and articulating the threat model. In addition, you will be a sound decision-maker and rationalize between difficult choices on technical merit and real-world risk.
Core Job Responsibilities
Manage divisional exception request vetting and tracking and coordinate such requests with the business partners, documenting risks and remediation plans and presenting cases to the ADC Cybersecurity Officer for review
Identify and conduct assessments of cybersecurity risk based on existing procedures and recommend sound risk decisions
Monitor for and handle the tactical specifics of cybersecurity signals, incidents and events, following established processes
Evolve Cybersecurity metrics and reporting to help drive strategy, create Cybersecurity dashboards and reporting, drive performance metrics and analysis and partner with ADC Cybersecurity Officer on related planning
Perform vulnerability assessments and manage vulnerability remediation within required SLA with division and enterprise parties
Manage the tracking and handle the tactical execution of processes related to cybersecurity
Support the creation of cybersecurity playbooks and collaborate with the business partners in adoption and process adaptation
Participates in the creation of Cybersecurity Roadmaps
Responsible for the documentation of cybersecurity requirements and controls in projects, initiatives, and processes
Identify and evaluate business and technology risks related to cybersecurity
Document processes, create templates, status reports, finish to completion
Position Accountability & Scope
Facilitates education and awareness of ADC cybersecurity processes and playbooks with divisional stakeholders
Engages in collaborative activities related to cybersecurity with stakeholders from different areas
Establish mechanisms to collect and report on divisional cyber threat intelligence
Communicate status of projects and deliverables to internal and external clients timely and accurately
Deliver services with excellence. Manage work to completion.
Support business development efforts as requested by the Cybersecurity Officer
Conduct relevant research, data analysis, and create reports, expert Excel reporting and analysis
Maintain responsibility for completion and accuracy of work products
Education and experience you'll bring
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Overall, 7-10 years of IT experience.
Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in the IT/Healthcare/Medical Devices space
Domain experience in Cybersecurity and Privacy (3-5 years)
Familiarity with Cybersecurity Frameworks, including NIST, ISO207001, HITRUST, FEDRAMP, SOC2 and OWASP Top Ten
Strong experience with metrics and reporting in Excel and PowerBI, query writing in Excel/SQL; aggregates multiple data sets from different data sources to create insight and display meaningful visuals.
Ability to focus and present business value
Build business relationships and fosters trust
Prioritization of business issues
Single-tasking and parallel streaming, combined to make progress to completion and meet time-demands
Strong business acumen to understand business concerns, priorities, and goals
Strong attention to detail
Strong intrapersonal skills and ability to collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders
Ability to understand new material and subject matter quickly and absorb into work deliverables and/or client communication
Understanding of privacy practices including GDPR, CCPA, etc.
Strong analytical and technical skills
Strong writing, communication, and presentations skills
Demonstrates the ability to facilitate and engage with all types of audiences
Strategic thinking, goal focused
Reading the room, assertiveness and diplomacy and the knowledge which to apply when
Ability to listen, communicate and influence
Foster and promote collaboration with cross functional teams and leaders
Integrity and honesty are key values.
What we offer
At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives, and retirement plans
Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness, and occupational health programs
Paid time off
401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities
Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.
Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.