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Security Consulting Manager
Company Fortress Information Security
Location Orlando, FL
Preferred GIAC Certifications GPYC, GSEC, GPEN, GCIH
Travel 0%
Salary Not provided
Contact Name Stefani Rodriguez
Contact Email srodriguez/at/
Expires 2020-11-24

Job Description

Why work at Fortress?

Fortress Information Security is one of the largest cyber security providers of supply chain risk management and vulnerability risk management in the US. Fortress has been recognized as one of Orlando’s 2019 Best Places to Work and has also been recently published for our efforts in securing the US power grid in Forbes and countless other publications.

Our mission is to secure critical infrastructure by managing supply chain risks. The Fortress team consists of experts in the field of cyber security who are recognized leaders on industry best practices and processes. Fortress is headquartered in Orlando, FL, with offices in Boise, ID, Reston, VA, and Columbus, OH.

Fortress Information Security is looking for a Security Project Manager to plan, organize, advise, and motivate agile teams to achieve a high-level of performance and quality software products. You will work in a fast-paced environment, in constant communication and coordination with software architects, project leaders, external customers, and senior management to build and deploy world-class information security solutions.


Provide instruction, direction, coordination and training to staff of Security teams (SME’s, Analysts, Jr. Analysts) who are working on “Security” related projects.
Provide security consulting guidance and develop solutions for security challenges
Advise on technical security decisions regarding configuration and settings of security tools according to industry best practices and corporate policies
Lead assigned projects to completion.
Develop individual project plans including budgetary information and resource needs.
Host project meetings (typically weekly) for each project under your direction with external and internal stakeholders.
Refine/update project budget as needed to ensure timeliness and fiscal responsibility.
Coordinate with vendors & suppliers.
Communicate project objectives to all team members involved.
Document methods & procedures (M&Ps) for the successful implementation of “Security
related projects.
Spot check (Q/A) teams work output
Validate team deliverables.
Monitor and Evaluate risks presented timeline variances.
Work with team and other FIS staff others to define and document new and/or improve M&Ps and processes.
Take/follow instructions from senior managers.
Anticipate, recognize, report, and help resolve issues.
Perform basic project time managerial functions.


Bachelors level in computer and business-related skills.
Hands-on knowledge of Computer Networking, Internet Protocols, communication protocols, data and network security.
Experience in security consulting
Experience in Software and/or product design.
5+ years’ experience in a supervisory capacity.
Ability to complete projects on-time and on-budget.
Excellent communication, organization, time-management and leadership skills.


Bachelor’s, Associates in computer science or Cyber Security/ Information Security or 1-3 years relevant experience

Bachelor’s, Associates, or 2nd in Electronics Technologies, Digital Electronics fundamentals, or Electrical/Electronic Engineering… or 1-3 years relevant experience

Preferred Licensing/Certifications:

CompTIA Security+ (Nice to have) or
Cyber Security Analyst + (CySA+ Nice to have), (in lieu of Sec+) or
CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) (Preferred)
GIAC certifications (Preferred)
PMP (Project Management Professional) certification (Nice to have)


Microsoft Products (Word, Excel, Project – intermediate skills or more)
Ability to work under demanding deadlines
Ability to work both independently and with a team
Ability to think critically with an attention to detail
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to be an intellectually curious self-starter, with ample opportunities to explore, research, and develop new and unique solutions.
Experience with Business Intelligence tools such as Looker, Tableau or PowerBI
Experience with database technologies such as SQL or NoSQL
Working knowledge of Internet Protocols, communication protocols, data and network security fundamentals
Intermediate understanding and knowledge of encryption techniques, tools, and best practices
Working knowledge of distributed server secure configurations and benchmarks
Working knowledge of basic Software Architecture design & methodologies
Working knowledge of fundamentals of Electronics Technology design
Experience performing IT risk assessments, including on networking infrastructure

Employment Benefits - You will experience best-in-class benefits, including:

Medical, dental, vision, life, short- and long-term disability insurance
Medical/Dental and Vision Benefits
Company-paid LIfe/STD/LTD
Paid Time Off
Company Holidays
401k plan

Employment Perks

We promote from within and provide great employee succession planning
Free Snack and Drink bar including Chick-Fil-A® breakfast every Wednesday
Great Ongoing Learning and Development opportunities offered for certifications and tuition reimbursement
Employee Referral Programs
Company Sponsored Events
Casual dress daily

Fortress is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

For positions located in the US, the following conditions apply. If you are made a conditional offer of employment, you will be required to undergo a drug test. ADA Disclaimer: In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.