AVP and CISO Information Risk Governance

Full Time
Newport Beach, CA
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Currently, we are seeking a talented Assistant Vice President and CISO Information Risk Governance to join the Corporate Division in Newport Beach, CA.  The Corporate Division supports the goals and initiatives of all other divisions throughout the company and its subsidiaries. These departments include: Human Resources, Finance, Information Technology, Corporate Development, Public Affairs, Safety & Security, Legal & Compliance.

The AVP and CISO Information Risk Governance establishes and maintains a mission, vision, strategy, and tactics for protecting Pacific Life's valuable information assets and having them readily available in all business conditions. Additionally, direct the team to identify and implement enterprise wide framework and processes that enable business initiatives while minimizing cyber security and other risk to Pacific Life's information assets.

  • Lead the implementation and maintenance of the information security, business continuity, and information management programs across the Company
  • Establish appropriate standards, direct implementation, identify and respond to information related incidents
  • Assess, implement, and maintain processes and testing to ensure awareness and available in disaster scenarios.
  • Provide support, management, and direction to staff and departmental activities. Identify and deliver value added opportunities.
  • Perform security and business continuity risk assessments and provide recommendations for program direction.
  • Conduct relevant industry research, trend analysis, and bench marking.
  • Foster working relationships with divisional/subsidiary business and IT customers.
  • Provide regular program updates to BOD, executive management, and applicable regulatory and rating agencies.
  • Develop proposals for 3rd party security assessments, statements of work, and requests for information.
  • Provide enterprise-wide security and business continuity awareness and training.
  • 15+ years in IT organization management or leadership role. 10+ years in Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery field of discipline. 15+ years in Information Security field of discipline.
  • Extensive experience/knowledge of computer security and business continuity practices, applications, and implementations.
  • Ability to recognize and execute on strategic and adjacent opportunities to create efficiencies or reduce risk.
  • Effective team/relationship building and leadership skills across divisional and departmental organization structures to accomplish enterprise wide goals.
  • Strong people leadership ability including development, mentoring, coaching, motivation, and ensuring a collaborative work environment.
  • Ability to address issues/opportunities from a business perspective and IT best practices point-of-view.
  • Exhibit Pacific Life’s values including People, Accountability, Customer Focus, Integrity, Financial Strength, Innovation and Community.
  • Effectively cope with change and shift gears comfortably.
  • Strong budget preparation and budget management experience.
  • Degree: BS, preferred
  • Certifications: CISSP certification preferred

Join the Pacific Life team and watch your career grow! We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package that includes: • Competitive salary and bonus program • Medical, dental, and vision as part our commitment in investing in the health and wellbeing of our employees • Two retirement savings plans: 401k savings plan with company match and Company Retirement Contribution (company-paid) • Generous vacation time and holiday pay • And much more!

EEO Statement

Pacific Life Insurance Company is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at Pacific Life Insurance Company.

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Pacific Life

Offering insurance since 1868, Pacific Life provides a wide range of life insurance products, annuities, and mutual funds, and offers a variety of investment products and services to individuals, businesses, and pension plans. Pacific Life also counts more than half of the 100 largest U.S. companies as its clients. For additional company information, including current financial strength ratings, visit www.PacificLife.com.

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Pacific Life refers to Pacific Life Insurance Company and its affiliates, including Pacific Life & Annuity Company. Client count as of June 2016 is compiled by Pacific Life using the 2016 FORTUNE 500® list.

Mutual Funds, Annuities, Life Insurance, and Long-term Care Benefits

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Company Industry: Insurance
Company Size: 1,001-5000