Philadelphia International Airport, Division of Aviation
June 6, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
This job is the top security executive at the Philadelphia International Airport and will report directly to the Airport’s Chief Information Officer. The employee will coordinate security efforts and identify security initiatives and standards; establish and manage the Division of Aviation's security policies and processes controlling the workflow and integrity of data, applications, systems and networks. This position is accountable for the management and direction setting of the Airport’s cyber security policies and controls at the Philadelphia International Airport.
Qualifications: • Completion of a bachelor’s degree program at an accredited college or university, which included major course work in computer science, information science, system analysis, software engineering, or a closely related field • Minimum of eight years of work experience • Experience managing a team of professionals and demonstrated project management skills • Valid Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) credential required such as CISSP-ISSAP, CISSP-ISSEP or CISSP-ISSMP
Essential functions include:
Advises CIO on cybersecurity issues, policies and practices • Directs and approves the design of security systems • Oversee a network of security personnel and vendors who safeguard the Airport’s assets, intellectual property, information systems and the physical security of Information Technology processing facilities. • Coordinate hiring, training, evaluation and mentoring of security personnel and the development of education/training programs to ensure appropriate awareness of security policies, procedures, and standards. • Identify protection goals, objectives and metrics consistent with the Airport’s strategic plan. • Directs the development and implementation of security policies, standards, guidelines and procedures to ensure ongoing maintenance of security. • Maintains relationships with other localities, state and federal law enforcement and other related government agencies. • Physical security responsibilities will include asset protection, access control to information processing facilities, and more. • Information protection responsibilities will include network security architecture, network access and monitoring policies, employee education and awareness and more. • Oversee Incident response planning as well as the investigation of security breaches and assist with disciplinary and legal matters associated with such breaches as necessary. • Schedule periodic security audits and work with outside consultants as appropriate for independent security audits. • Ensure that disaster recovery and business continuity plans comply with Airport’s security goals and objectives. • Meets with data processing managers to determine impact of proposed changes in hardware or software • Reviews, plans and schedules security upgrades and maintenance of software
Competencies, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Plans and develops policies and procedures for carrying out computer operations. • Meets with subordinate supervisors to discuss progress of work, resolve problems, and ensure that standards for quality and quantity of work are met. • Adjusts hours of work, priorities, and staff assignments to ensure efficient operation. • Oversees plans and schedules levels of support according to product release schedules. • Evaluates new software and hardware to determine compliance with Airport’s cybersecurity program • Must be an articulate and persuasive leader who can communicate security related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff. • Should have experience with planning, auditing, and risk management, as well as contract and vendor negotiation.
City of Philadelphia residency within 6 months of hire. Candidates must be able to pass and maintain SIDA and AOA clearance. Interested candidates should email cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. The Philadelphia International Airport is an EOE/AA employer.
About Philadelphia International Airport, Division of Aviation
Philadelphia International Airport is owned by the City of Philadelphia and operated thru the Commerce Department’s Division of Aviation. Our mission is to provide, operate and develop a premier air transportation facility to serve the greater Philadelphia region and to deliver superior standards of customer service and excellence while maintaining the highest levels of safety, security, convenience and efficiency. With more than 650 employees in a myriad of Clerical, Administrative, Labor, Trade, Professional and Management occupations, Philadelphia International Airport continues to expand to maintain its world-class status.