Dominion Energy Information Security Specialist in RICHMOND, Virginia
Information Security Specialist
Date:Aug 9, 2017
Location:RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219
Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.
Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.
Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.
Dominion Energy has an exciting opportunity at our Richmond, Virgina 8th& Main office location for an Information Security Specialist. This position provides technical consulting and works closely with other specialist, senior staff, Systems Security staff, and management, to develop, recommend, and implement corporate-wide information security policies, technical standards, guidelines, procedures, and other elements of an infrastructure necessary to support information security. The successful candidate will also advise on effectiveness of data security and make recommendations for the adoption of new procedures and policies as well as maintains awareness of regulatory requirements, industry trends, and potential impacts to corporate security policies, standards, procedures, and generally accepted data processing controls. Perform other duties as requested or assigned.
Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience
Candidate must have 8+ years extensive technical experience in security aspects of multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications, and network protocols and must be considered a technical expert in field
Ability to train, direct and monitor work of team members
Must be able to identify and classify security exposures or threats that currently exists or is emerging, and that create potential threats to Dominion Energy’s infrastructure, systems or data
Ability to evaluate program, projects, and processes validating systems security settings and configuration to determine that they adhere to industry standards and best practices
Ability to lead risk assessments, vulnerability assessments, and third-party security reviews to ensure that business partners, applications, networks, and infrastructure components adhere to security standards and policies
Ability to lead other risk, security, and privacy initiatives and services as appropriate
Ability to promote awareness of security issues amongst the team and organization
Ability to lead reviews of information security documents (policies and standards)
Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
No Testing Required
Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.
We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.
Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.
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