IT Security Project Manager

Full Time
Woodbury, MN
Areas of Interest: Strategic Planning and Policy Development
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Job Description:

3M is seeking an IT Security Project Manager for the Information Technology Division located in Woodbury, Minnesota.

Job Summary:

The candidate for this position will coordinate cross-functional project teams to ensure successful completion of security related projects in alignment with security strategy, policy, and standards.  This includes project planning, prioritization, and execution.  This candidate also supervises a team of project leaders.

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Work with global and area/regional/local IT resources to lead the development and implementation of key projects within assigned budgets ensuring program and project management processes.
  • Conduct regular project reviews and provide exception/exposure reporting and remediation plans to leadership.
  • Assists with defining/maintaining security architecture and standards.
  • Maintain Risk Register
  • Actively participate in defining, designing and deploying an Information Security Management System (ISMS) including organization, architecture, and processes to satisfy business and regulatory requirements and comply with industry best practice standards.
  • Assist in setting the vision and establish direction for the global deployment of information security solutions
  • Manages relationships with stakeholders
  • Develops knowledge of activities in project leadership process and tools development and applies learnings to ongoing projects
  • Produce maintain project dashboards
  • Coordinate Project Management Office.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of five (5) years of Project Management experience
  • Combined experience working in an IT and/or IT Security environment

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Industry-adopted certifications (e.g. PMP, CCNA, CISSP)
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of progressive responsibilities in IT security or related experience in an organization supporting $2B+ in sales globally
  • Proven leadership ability and collaboration skills; capable of energizing and motivating people to achieve their maximum potential
  • Strong interpersonal, influencing, and process management skills with an emphasis on client satisfaction and employee satisfaction to gain credibility and support of the organization and people
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, both in person and via web cast
  • Strong information technology and applications leadership experiences in both mainframe and open systems computing environment, including cloud solutions (IaaS, PaaS & SaaS)
  • Proven experiences in vendor management, contract negotiations, off shoring, and outsourcing 
  • Prefer undergraduate in Computer Science with graduate-level education in business and management
  • Prior Information Security leadership experience preferred
  • Strong financial acumen and business case development

Location: Woodbury, Minnesota

Sales Territory: None

Travel: May include occasional travel

Relocation Benefits: Are not authorized for this position         


Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without a sponsorship for employment visa status (e.e. H1B status).

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