Senior Information Security Advisor, Operations Technology in Seattle, Washington

The Senior Information Security Advisor, Operation Technology for Operations Technology is responsible for assessing Amazon’s current and future cumulative security risks. He/she will collaborate with the Head of Information Security and the organization’s stakeholders to establish the vision, tenets, overall multi-faceted and complex security strategy that will enhance the use of company resources. He/She will leverage technology to optimize the mitigation of those risks, the protection of lives, buildings, equipment, customer, and internal data as well as intellectual property. In addition, this senior leader will solve complex security issues and create predicative risk systems that are capable of preventing losses and disruptions from occurring. She/he will leverage their technical expertise and strong business acumen to define objectives, priorities, and establish appropriate milestones and follow-through to ensure related risks and recommended mitigation strategies are delivered on as committed to key senior management.

The Senior Information Security Advisor, Operations Technology will provide thought leadership for and motivate a collaborative and a cohesive spirit with our various Security Leaders and Senior Managers as well as cross functional teams across the organization so that they can align with and support the security vision that is developed across the company. He/she will also ensure that there are clear standards for how the company will provide Security, Crisis/Emergency Preparedness, protection of Information and physical assets, and the conducting of investigation and use of forensics capabilities for them.

  • 5+ years of security experience developing and leading large corporate security, risk management, and other related programs

  • Expertise in all aspects of security disciplines: information security, industrial security, cyber-risk and vulnerability assessments, investigations, and a successful track record mitigating risks and security threats with solutions that are cost effective, compliant, flexible, and as transparent as possible

  • 5+ years of business experience and proven ability to communicate with business minded senior leaders

  • Demonstrated experience with and success at being recognized and respected by the top leaders within the company as a security expert who can easily and concisely articulate related issues and solutions as well as utilize data to illustrate success and opportunities for improvement

  • Bachelor's degree in related field

  • Results oriented leader that possesses a strong ability to influence and is comfortable working in a fast-paced and multi-tasking environment

  • Analytical leader that is a strong project manager and effective problem-solver with experience in action and results oriented management

  • Proven ability to work with and effectively persuade facility site leaders and senior managers across the globe

  • Experience at being a hands-on leader with the ability to demonstrate the effective use of established and leading edge technology, software, processes, critical information and data, as well as equipment and tools required to provide innovative solutions that either transform or significantly simplify security

  • Must have exceptional oral and written communication skills in English; similar capabilities in Chinese, Japanese, French and/or German is a plus

Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority / Female / Disability / Vet

AMZR Req ID: 315573

Recruiting Team: North American Teams - Ops & CS

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