Center for Internet Security, Inc.

Cybersecurity Services Project Manager - Remote

Job Locations US
Sales and Business Development
Regular Full-Time


The Cybersecurity Services Project Manager has a key role on the Sales and Business Services team. This position will work cross functionally with multiple CIS teams to develop, implement, and manage security products and services offered to State, Local, Tribal and Territorial (SLTT) organizations. This position is responsible for project management for these products and services as assigned, including the following: product research; customer and vendor feedback management; documenting processes and requirements; and working with internal and external stakeholders to deliver consistent service experiences to our Members.


The Center for Internet Security (CIS) makes the connected world a safer place for people, businesses, and governments through our core competencies of collaboration and innovation. We are a community-driven nonprofit responsible for industry leading best practices for securing IT systems and data. We lead a global community of IT professionals to continuously evolve these standards and provide products and services to proactively safeguard against emerging threats.

What You'll Do

  • Apply Product and Project Management Methodologies and Frameworks to plan, execute, manage and maintain assigned project or product deliverables on time and within budget
  • Update and maintain related product/service roadmaps, project plans and timelines with appropriate estimates and dependencies, involving all relevant stakeholders
  • Consult with Senior level team members for guidance as needed
  • Gather and analyze the internal and external stakeholders’ feedback to provide insights, identify gaps, make recommendations for improvements and provide consistent readouts on services performance
  • Participate in process modeling sessions and partner with stakeholders to develop as-is and to-be process maps
  • Document the high-level requirements and/or epics in support of product/service roadmaps
  • Lead and influence collaborative cross-functional project teams
  • Manage milestones and prioritize tasks for teams as needed and determine when issues should be escalated
  • Conduct research and analysis to support converting a business strategy or goal into a service strategy
  • Present timely, accurate, and transparent progress reports as well as identify problems and solutions to stakeholders and management
  • Perform ongoing project Risk Management ensuring risks are identified early and that appropriate mitigation actions are recommended and taken.  Specific expectations include the following: anticipate and manage risks; publish a product team risk register; proactively assess risks for probability and impact; communicate risks/issues to management promptly; and offer creative mitigation solutions.
  • Other tasks and responsibilities as required

What You'll Need

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or a related field (or equivalent experience and education)*
  • 5+ years’ experience in facilitation, product and/or program/project management
  • 2+ years of supervisory experience
  • Experienced in planning, risk management and/or change management
  • Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills at all levels of organizations
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong presentation capabilities
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and ability to prioritize and multi-task
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States
  • The position is open to U.S. citizens and requires a favorably adjudicated DHS Fitness Review for Public Trust Positions**


It's A Plus If You Have:

  • Atlassian Jira expertise
  • Atlassian Confluence expertise
  • Microsoft Project expertise
  • Microsoft Suite expertise
  • Cybersecurity field a plus, but not mandatory


*Additional years of relevant experience or a combination of an Associate's degree or similar with relevant experience may be substituted for the Bachelor’s degree. Additional education may include a PMI-PMP, PMI-PgMP, PMI-PfMP, ITIL, PMI-SP, PSM-1, Lean Six Sigma Certification (green or above), PSM-1 or similar.


**Factors that may cause a negative Fitness Review decision include:

  • Criminal Conduct
  • Dishonest Conduct
  • Employment Misconduct
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Drug Use (illegal drug use or use of a legal drug in a manner that deviates from approved medical direction) Additionally, illegal drug use includes the use of drugs that are illegal for federal purposes despite being legal in select states and countries, such as marijuana.
  • False Statements
  • Financial Issues
  • Have not resided in the US for three (3) of the past five (5) years

At CIS, we are committed to providing an inclusive environment in which the diverse backgrounds, experiences, and views of our employees, members, and customers are valued and respected. It is through this commitment that we are able to work together towards our common mission: to make the connected world a safer place.


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