Center for Internet Security, Inc.

  • Executive Vice President of Operations and Security Services

    Job Locations US-NY-Albany
    Cybersecurity Operations
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Executive Vice President of Operations and Security Services provides executive leadership for the Operations and Security Services (OSS) organization at the Center for Internet Security (CIS). Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, the Executive Vice President of Operations and Security Services will support our mission to help improve the cybersecurity posture of organizations through a range of products and services. This position is responsible for the development and execution of the Operations and Security Services organization’s strategic vision, and providing executive leadership to the organization to advance the missions of the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC), the Elections Infrastructure Information Sharing and Analysis Center (EI-ISAC), as well as providing security services to government and private sector organizations globally.

    What You'll Do

    • Establish and maintain executive level engagement with officials at the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Congress, other Federal agencies, as well as key executives in state and local organizations regarding the Multi-State Information Sharing and Analysis Center (MS-ISAC) and Elections Infrastructure Information Sharing and Analysis (EI-ISAC) efforts
    • Provide executive oversight of the CIS Security Operations function including the 24x7 Security Operations Center (SOC), the Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), the Cyber Intelligence Team, and the Vulnerability Management Program, as well as development of ISAC-related tools, capabilities, and processes
    • Responsible for ISAC Stakeholder Engagement activities including Member Programs, Product Deployment, Services, Events, and Account Management
    • Provide leadership for the analysis, evaluation, and deployment of advanced processes, tools, and analytical techniques to enhance the security posture of State, Local, Tribal and Territorial government entities (SLTTs) as well as non-government organizations
    • Engage with international allies and international organizations to share best practices that result in a mutual benefit and enhance global cybersecurity
    • Lead the identification and pursuit of new areas where CIS can have impact and establish appropriate business relationships
    • Oversee the CIS cyber education and training efforts including cyber training programs leveraging unique CIS capabilities and skills (e.g., Security Operations Center)
    • Identify and engage in senior-level outreach and speaking opportunities on behalf of CIS
    • Other tasks and responsibilities as assigned

    What You'll Need

    • Bachelor's degree in a related field
    • Minimum of seven years’ operating as part of an executive leadership team
    • Minimum of five years coordinating with federal, state and local government officials
    • Minimum of five years progressive experience in the management of very large-scale cyber security operations organizations
    • Proven record of strategy development, organizational innovation, and stakeholder engagement
    • Experience developing and managing departmental budgets and solid financial acumen
    • Demonstrated experience leading in a complex, multi stakeholder organization
    • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and professional demeanor
    • Exemplary personal and professional integrity
    • Must be authorized to work in the United States
    • Must have or be eligible to obtain National Security Clearance

    It's a Plus if You Have:


    • MBA or Master’s degree in a related field
    • Experience implementing leading edge security products and establishing security monitoring capabilities for very large enterprises
    • Ten years managing security operations organizations
    • Familiarity with state and local information technologies and organizations Knowledge of elections processes and infrastructures
    • Non-Profit experience


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