Ericsson Careers

Network Security Compliance Spec V

Plano, Texas
Corporate Shared Services

English (US)

Job Description

Date: Feb 13, 2019


Job Description:

Ericsson is a world leading provider of telecommunications equipment and related services to mobile and fixed network operators globally. Present in 140 countries, we are one of the few companies worldwide that can offer end-to-end solutions for all major mobile communications standards.

Ericsson is looking for Senior Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Security Compliance and operations candidate ensuring network and systems security of Ericsson’s managed services customers.  This position will interface directly with Ericsson Managed Services teams as well as our customers’ security teams. In this role, you will be a key player by leading Security compliance with applicable internal /external requirements, laws, regulations, implement security controls and processes and standards providing IT security operations, expertise, support and solutions, based on the IT Security requirements.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead, establish and maintain a security posture that fosters appropriate, demonstrable, coordinated security policies, procedures controls and practices that are compliant with related law, regulation, policy and professional standards.
  • Proven track record of running information security programs for large customers with experience communicating program status and operational metrics to executives
  • Establish and maintain a system that fosters the routine use of risk assessments and risk management planning using existing tools related to the information security features specific to the Managed services centralised delivery hosting platform and solutions, networks, and related administrative activities such as running Local Security Management board (LSMB) meetings.
  • Function as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) on cyber security technical capabilities, service delivery and solution architecture based on industry standard frameworks (NIST, ISO, PCI, ITIL, COBIT, TOGAF) industry frameworks and standards
  • Experience implementing or evaluating security compliance requirements for SOX, PCI, ISO 27001, HIPAA.
  • Run IT security incidents in with agreed and established process
  • Establish and leverage interfaces to relevant internal or external functions and experts.
  • Report to Service Delivery Director and work closely with Regional Security Director on the status and reporting of information security.


Typical Interfaces

  • · Security Director, MSCOO, SDU, Group Functions Security, Business Units Security

    · External (including Customer), 3PP vendors and audit agencies and Internal security professionals.


Core/Critical Competencies:

  • Business: Act to Win, Execute and accelerate, Accountable, Customer Oriented Customer Relationship Skills, Ericsson Knowledge, and Risk & Changes/Negotiation.
  • Human / Relationship: Acts with Integrity, Adaptable / Flexible, Builds Relationships, Communicates Effectively, Influences Others, Leadership Skills, Positive Attitude, Promotes Empowerment, and Provides Feedback.
  • Operations: Domain experience: IT and enterprise Security

    Change Management, Execution Driven, Operational Efficiency, Performance Oriented and Process Management.

  • Technical / Professional: 
  • Relevant years of skill with IT Security which include Security compliance, Security operations work
  • SOC1, SOC2, HIPPA, PCI etc. Compliance experience.
  • Security certifications GSEC, CISA, CISSP, CISM, CISA, MISM, ISA, PCIP preferred.
  • Qualified Security Assessor will be an advantage.
  • Experience with implementation of industry standards: NIST, COBIT 5, ISO 27000 series.
  • In-depth and working knowledge of ISO 27001 controls and how they should be implemented to secure Ericsson’s information technology environments
  • Application Security, Cloud Security, Endpoint Security
  • Enterprise Application Security, IAM, Information and Network Security
  • Security information and event management (SIEM)


Minimum Education & Experience

  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or Management Information Systems or acceptable equivalent.
  • 5-10 years’ experience in IT Security operations and compliance
  • Must exhibit technical leadership ability and excellent interpersonal communication skills.



DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of employees assigned to this position. Therefore employees assigned may be required to perform additional job tasks required by the manager.


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