Leadership Solutions

Manager, Information Security and Risk Management


Red Hat


Raleigh, NC


The Red Hat Information Security and Risk Management team is looking for a Manager to lead a team of information security and risk management professionals in Raleigh, NC. In this role, you will lead a committed team of technical information security professionals, focusing primarily on our risk assessment and management functions. You’ll manage and coordinate over large scale certification programs in line with the industry standards like SOC 2, ISO 27001, and NIST CSF / 800-53. You’ll also become responsible for coordination and collaboration with internal audit, business controls, and external firms to ensure that the information risk to Red Hat is adequately managed. You’ll be given an opportunity to become a crucial part of a dynamic, enterprise-wide information security program. As a Manager of our Information Security and Risk Management team, you’ll be expected to serve as a proven leader who continues to inspire and build a dedicated, high performing team, while continuously striving to take the information security function to the next level. This role reports to the Head of Information Risk Management and Security.


Required Skills

  • Proven experience working in a position of trust with access to sensitive information
  • 3+ years of experience managing a highly technical, operational team, ideally focused on information security
  • 5+ years of experience working in a technical operational role in information security operations, or as a risk assessor having an IT audit capability
  • Experience working in a leadership role of a globally distributed operational team that spans multiple time-zones
  • Excellent analytical, customer service, and communication skills with the ability to enhance and develop these skills within the team
  • Ability to work with practitioners to understand complex technical problems, consider possible solutions, and collaboratively determine the best course of action
  • Ability to adapt to a unique and changing work environment in order to develop positive relationships and deliver solutions that are in line with the business needs
  • Familiarity with Linux operating systems and with the security features, maintenance, and hardening of these platforms within an enterprise context is a plus
  • Information security education or industry certifications, such as Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE) and Red Hat Certified Architect (RHCA), Certified
  • Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) are a plus

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