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Director of Information Security

Caliber Financial Services
Mission, KS 66202
Caliber Financial Services, a leader in the fintech industry, is seeking a Director of Information Security to be a leader and team member in our IT Department.  

Candidates for this position must have the capability to identify, evaluate, correct, and report on information security risks in a manner that meets compliance and regulatory requirements, and aligns with and supports the risk posture of the company. Must be able to actively work with the Companys functional departments to implement practices that meet defined policies and standards for information security. 


Some of the Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Develop, implement, and monitor a strategic, comprehensive company-wide information security and IT risk management program to ensure the integrity, confidentiality and availability of information owned, controlled or processed by the Company.

  • Develop, publish, and maintain up-to-date information security policies, standards and guidelines; and oversee training and dissemination of security policies and practices.

  • Create and manage information security and risk management awareness training programs for all employees, contractors, and approved system users

  • Build a framework for roles and responsibilities with regards to information ownership, classification, accountability, and protection.

  • Work with our Executive Team to respond to and address risks and audit findings; define and facilitate the information security risk assessment process, including the reporting and oversight of treatment efforts to address negative findings

  • Evaluate potential security breaches, coordinate response, and recommend corrective actions.

  • Evaluate new cybersecurity threats and IT trends and develop effective security controls. Oversee development of information security awareness programs.

  • Define and report on information security metrics.

  • Provide project management and leadership to staff and external resources in support of established goals and objectives, improve efficiencies, and problem resolution.

  • Maintain current knowledge of industry and regulatory trends and developments for the enterprise technology.

  • Supervise staff as assigned in the performance of the job duties.


Additional Qualifications to ensure success are 

  • Possesses and can share knowledge of cyber threat actors and attack methodologies. 

  • Has significant knowledge of information security technologies, networking and network architecture. 

  • Shows support the organization's goals and values; treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; inspires the trust of others

  • Great communication skills. The ability to speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listen and get necessary clarification; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings, writes clearly and informatively.

  • The ability to prioritize and plan work activities; Use time efficiently; Plan for additional resources; Set goals and objectives; Develop realistic action plans. 

  • A proven track record of successfully leading security initiatives with solid skills in business management and a working knowledge of information security best practices.

  • Significant experience managing incident response, computer crime, or forensics investigation programs required.

  • Knowledge of common information security management frameworks, such as ISO 27001, COBIT and NIST.

  • Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; Sets goals and objectives; Develops realistic action plans.

  • Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to complete work necessary to reach goals.

 Requirements Include

  • Deep knowledge of system resources in a physical and virtual environment; IT infrastructure and systems design and engineering.

  • Working knowledge of VMware Virtualization and vCenter management console; storage systems 

  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of information systems management; system security and ability to implement system security protocols. 

  • Ability to develop solutions for enterprise systems; troubleshoot and isolate faults in systems. 

  • Clear understanding and basic working knowledge VOIP system.

  • Education should consist of BS/BA degree in computer science or related field: or seven to ten years of related experience and training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Desired certifications or licenses should include:  CISSP, CISA, CISM, Security+


This position is based in our Mission, KS office.  Only candidates who have the ability to come into the office in a hybrid manner, work remotely Monday and Friday, in office Tues-Thurs will be considered.  There is no relocation  provided for this position

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.  




Posted: 2022-08-09 Expires: 2022-09-08

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Mission, KS 66202

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