12 days old

Consultant, IT Control Advisor

Cary, NC
**Job Location:** United States : North Carolina : Cary

**Role Value Proposition:**

MetLife is looking for a self-motivated individual with strong documentation and communication skills, and experience with IT security standards to join its IT Risk and Security Assessment team. This individual will be engaged on a daily basis with senior members of MetLife around the globe as well as directly interacting with our domestic and international partners in order to identify the risks facing our company.

The be IT Risk Operations Consultant will be a full time member of the IT Risk and Security team in MetLifes brand new Global Technology campus located in Cary, North Carolina. This team is looking for someone comfortable discussing IT risk and security concepts with non-technical personnel as well as conducting detailed security, privacy, infrastructure, platform and compliance assessments. An ideal candidate is passionate about technology and risk management, manages their time effectively, and is comfortable working independently.

**Key Responsibilities:**

+ Support the execution of IT Risk assessments including but not limited application assessments, regulatory specific assessments (NIST, HIPAA, PCI, etc), infrastructure risk assessments, and global IT process risk assessments

+ Assess and respond to risk findings, including pursuing action plans to completion and negotiating due dates with vendors.

+ Assist MetLife management and associates in understanding why certain risks are a threat to the company and how compensating or mitigating processes affect that risk.

+ Researches new and developing technologies and standards to help contribute to the continuous improvement of the risk assessment process.

+ Work extensively with an off-shore team in India so they must be prepared to interact with a team that will require frequent advice and guidance.

**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:**

+ 6+ years working in a professional environment that includes:

+ 4+ years of IT Security Assessment and/or IT Audit experience.

+ 4+ years of experience applying or leveraging standardized frameworks such as ISO27001/2, PCI DSS, COBIT, or NIST.

+ Experience reading and interpreting the results of audit reports (SSAE16, PCI ROC, etc.), security assessments (penetration tests, vulnerability scans, etc.), and continuity tests (Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity, Security Incident, etc.)

**Preferred Experience**

+ Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field preferred, or equivalent work experience.

+ Professional certification; such as CISA, CRISC, or CISSP Certifications preferred.

+ Excellent communication skills and be able to write, speak and present to all levels of management.

+ Strong analytical skills and the ability to negotiate and influence results without direct authority.

+ Direct experience developing, implementing, and improving technology controls in a corporate environment.

**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

**For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.**

Requisition #: 88762


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