Sr. Consultant, Cyber Security Project Manager in Charlotte, NC at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

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Job Description

Vaco is a private-equity backed solutions company that provides consulting, managed services, staffing, and placement services globally. Established in 2002 by "Big 4" consulting veterans, Vaco now has over 40 offices and has worked with over 9,000 clients. We have over 6,000 consultants and been named to Inc. magazine's list of fastest-growing private companies for the past 12 years. Vaco offers boutique services with global reach.

The Vaco Cyber Security team's success relies on the trusted relationships built with our clients. We recognize the challenge organizations encounter improving security, restructuring operations and handling risk while maintaining compliance and keeping costs down. Our information security specialists work closely with organizations to provide the solutions that best match business and security objectives. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to utilize and expand your skills through client experience and industry training while collaborating with security professionals across industries. Our team provides the full spectrum of security services to clients including, Strategy & Advisory, Identity & Access Management, Cyber Security Operations, Managed Services, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.

Looking for an exciting career opportunity in Information Security Project Management? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, we are looking to fill a position for our Project Management Team. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our information security practice maintains strong relationships with clients, connect your experience with the right consulting project-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our team will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, opportunities to work on exciting, impactful projects, and opportunities for industry training and advancement. If you're an experienced, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Skillset / Experience:

  • 4 year degree required
  • This will be Cyber Security PMO type of projects. Could vary just a little bit, but for the most part it will be these. It will NOT have a major focus on Applications PM.
  • Manages all aspects of a project, from start to finish, so that it is completed on time and within budget.
  • Typically managing functional sub-projects with medium complexity (functional overall responsibility) or cross-functional projects with low-medium level of complexity.
  • Teams have a medium complexity in composition, can be located in different places and consist of a mix of competences.
  • Typically dealing with main project manager, project sponsor and steering committee members for the project and relevant line managers.
  • General Profile: Experienced professional, fully competent in own area. Works independently or with minimal supervision/guidance. Manages own time to meet agreed targets; may lead projects with manageable risks and resource requirements. Level at which career may stabilize.
  • Professional Knowledge: Has developed in-depth theoretical and practical knowledge/expertise in one or more than one area. Solves complex problems using existing solutions.
  • Interpersonal Skills: May be an informal team leader, acts as a resource for less experienced colleagues. Establishes strong networks with key contacts within own area.
  • Typical Experience: University degree, plus 3-5 years of relevant experience. Project Management training/education and familiar with PMI terminology and PM tools.
  • Certifications a plus: CISSP, CISM, CASP, Security+, CCSP


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