Founded in 1925, ATCC is a non-profit organization with a mission to acquire, authenticate, preserve, develop, standardize, and distribute biological materials and information for the advancement and application of scientific knowledge.
The Director, Cybersecurity is responsible for the overall security strategy, policy, enterprise architecture and program execution required to ensure ATCC’s digital assets are adequately protected and resilient. This position will employ a portfolio management approach to adapting industry security solutions, standards and best practices that align with and enable ATTC’s organizational strategy and fit within budget; will employ a risk management approach to evaluate the technology control implications of compliance with industry regulatory requirements and evaluate portfolio priorities. Position works closely with legal, the compliance officer, the risk management committee and the executive leadership to validate the efficacy of the cybersecurity system.
This position must work and think independently; duties of this position are to be completed under minimal to no guidance. Decision making is a key component of this position, and decisions have a significant impact on the overall success of the Organization. Discretion in handling assigned responsibilities, including the ability to resolve problems and exercise good judgment while maintaining confidentiality is expected from all ATCC employees. Functions are to be completed in a timely manner with acceptable quality.
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