OSI Systems, Inc

  • Director, Information Security

    Location US-CA-Hawthorne
    Posted Date 1 week ago(6/8/2018 3:55 PM)
    OSI Systems, Inc
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  • Overview

    OSI Systems and its subsidiaries is a vertically integrated provider of specialized electronic systems and for components that meet the critical needs in the homeland security, healthcare, defense, and aerospace industries. As a global company, we are dedicated to developing solutions for our customers and the people they serve to lead the way to a safer and healthier world.


    OSI Systems, Inc. is currently seeking a highly skilled Director, Information Security to join the IT leadership team and help lead the evolution of electronic information security in OSI Systems, Inc. As a member of the IT leadership team, reporting directly to the Chief Information Office, the Director, Information Security will enhance and oversee the global information security operations activities of a diverse and decentralized computing environment.


    • Required Experience and Capabilities

      Must have a minimum 5-10 years’ experience in both oversight of information security in enterprise IT infrastructure and in deployment and management of enterprise applications
    • Must have demonstrated track record building and growing a standards-based information security program in an enterprise IT setting
    • The candidate will be expected to set a vision for the security program successfully communicate and receive buy in, and then lead the team and organization in in execution
    • Experience running operations to maintain security for Controlled but Unclassified (CUI), PCI, and HIPAA compliant requirements
    • Have a demonstrated track record for building and leading teams of highly skilled information security professionals
    • Must have hands on experience running and overseeing security operations in a large multi-national enterprise
    • Experience in assimilation of operations for acquired business units is highly desirable
    • Must have experience in establishing governance processes and prioritization of security workload across the security workforce, and with dependent stakeholders
    • Must have extensive experience in coordinating performance of security operations across multiple data centers, as well as cloud-based service operations centers
    • Must have demonstrated experience in planning and coordination of security operations, and successfully coordinating and communicating those plans
    • Must have a background in ITIL/ITSM support and demonstrated experience providing coordination of desktop and end point security with enterprise IT services teams
    • Experience providing security operations for enterprise applications used to support Finance Management, Customer Management, Manufacturing Operations and Quality Control in highly regulated industries
    • Experience with securing operations that involve large groups of R&D, Engineering and development operations, which require connectivity and integration with third party partners
    • Must have a demonstrated track record of successfully developing, defending, and managing an information security budget, to business units and executive management
    • Security operations
    • 24 x 7 x 365 management of the Security Operations Center and accountability for availability of global security systems including monitoring, vulnerability management and other information protection capabilities
    • Management of incident, changes and problems related to security incidents or evolution of security systems
    • Continuous improvement & performance management of Security Operations processes, technologies and tools, and oversight of security vendors performance ensuring SLA’s

    Security Architecture

    • Development of baselines ad standards for all flavors of IT Applications and Infrastructure, and associated processes for onboarding and risk management
    • Definition and management of information classification & business impact assessment processes
    • Participation in business and IT initiatives as an information security expert.  Provision of guidance to others on proper security practices
    • Identification and classification of risks related to new implementations or existing infrastructure and application solutions and provision of guidance for remediation

    Supporting the Business 

    • Participation in business initiatives as a security professional providing consultative support & guidance to others on proper security practices as well as principles
    • Performance of security assessments to identify potential security risks in all aspects of the business including technical implementations (applications or equipment) as well as IT or business processes
    • Development and delivery of end user security awareness training, effective reporting, as well as performance metrics

    Risk Management and Reporting

    • Management & communications of security risks via a metric-based model
    • Development and execution of security metric reporting to ensure business and senior leadership have a proper view of current security state and risks, globally
    • Identification of potential security risks in all aspects of the business including technical implementations (applications or equipment) and IT or business process
    • Understanding and helping the organization meet regulatory compliance and conformance
    • Participation in internal audits and other 3rd party audits of company’s security practices
    • Uphold the company’s core values of Integrity, Innovation, Accountability, and Teamwork
    • Demonstrate behavior consistent with the company’s Code of Ethics and Conduct
    • It is the responsibility of every employee to report to their manager or a member of senior management any quality problems or defects in order for corrective action to be implemented and to avoid recurrence of the problem
    • Duties may be modified or assigned at any time to meet the needs of the business



    • 8+ years’ experience leading a large multi-national security operation
    • The role requires a combination of “expert-level specialized technical” and “analytical professional” IT security skills with the ability to maintain security and confidentiality when dealing with highly sensitive information.
    • Strong working knowledge of application security best practices and tools including vulnerability and application scanning, OWASP methodologies and testing criteria
    • University degree (or equivalent experience) in Computer Science, Engineering, or other technical field, or Business Administration with relevant IT work experience.
    • 5 years minimum experience leading a broad enterprise security initiative
    • 2 years minimum experience in a Manager level or lead security operations role
    • Strong knowledge of Security, Firewalls, Server administration, databases, VMware, Citrix and legacy Windows operating systems
    • Deep technical knowledge in information technologies; should be the “expert” in operating systems, networking, network authentication, database and acutely aware of global business environments
    • Must have experience establishing security operations for PCI compliant web applications
    • Must have extensive experience implementing security operations for highly integrated Oracle, Microsoft, and SAS enterprise applications.
    • Proven experience managing security in the cloud, in particular, Microsoft Cloud Service (D365, O365) and Amazon Web Services (IAAS)
    • Familiarity with emerging threats and mediation of these risks.
    • Deep understanding of security risks and threats as they relate to the company’s operating environments
    • Deep understanding of compliance to security policies and procedures, especially implementation of NIST security standards (800-53, 800-171).
    • Understanding of ITIL and its practical application
    • Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership with strong abilities in relationship management
    • Demonstrated competency in managing third party providers in security technology operations
    • Strong knowledge of the intricacies of networking, cloud-based solutions and Internet based protocols
    • Deeply skilled at clearly and proactively communicating sensitive risk information and program status both horizontally and vertically within an organization and its stakeholders.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills, with capability to use Microsoft Office solutions
    • Ability to collaborate with team members in a cross functional and matrixed IT organization
    • Must be able to fluently converse in business English as a first language.
    • Must be a US Citizen and capable of obtaining a US Security clearance

    Equal Opportunity Employer


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    Poster Link: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf


    OSI Systems, Inc. has three operating divisions: (a) Security, providing security and inspection systems, turnkey security screening solutions and related services; (b) Healthcare, providing patient monitoring, diagnostic cardiology and anesthesia systems; and (c) Optoelectronics and Manufacturing, providing specialized electronic components and electronic manufacturing services for original equipment manufacturers with applications in the defense, aerospace, medical and industrial markets, among others.






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