Director Information Security

Portland | United States | Information Technology


The selection, design, justification, implementation and operation of controls and management strategies to maintain the security, confidentiality, integrity, availability, accountability and relevant compliance of information systems with legislation, regulation and relevant standards. Lead the NAM and LAM IT Security Team and strategy.

Key Responsibilities

Information security

  • Develops and communicates corporate information security policy, standards and guidelines.


  • Takes responsibility for understanding client requirements, collecting data, delivering analysis and problem resolution.

Specialist advice

  • Actively maintains recognised expert level knowledge in one or more identifiable specialisms.


  • Builds on and refines appropriate outline ideas for the evaluation, development, demonstration and implementation of research.

Emerging technology monitoring

  • Monitors the external environment to gather intelligence on emerging technologies.

Security administration

  • Monitors the application and compliance of security administration procedures and reviews information systems for actual or potential breaches in security.

Penetration testing

  • Coordinates and manages planning of penetration tests, within a defined area of business activity.

Digital Forensic

  • Conducts investigations to correctly gather, analyse and present the totality of findings including digital evidence to both business and legal audiences.

Relationship Management

  • Identifies the communications and relationship needs of stakeholder groups.

People Management / Resource Management

  • Supports resource planning 


  1. Four-year college or university degree with focus on Business Administration or IT or related areas, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  2. Proficient spoken and written command of English
  3. At least 10 -year experience in IT
  4. 7 years of experience in relevant area
  5. Participated in a global project execution/ significant contribution to local/functional project
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We’ve been doing this for more than 65 years. With an unmatched history and tradition of creating iconic products, consumer connections and experiences, we’ve been defining sport culture since the beginning. And we’re never done. Come be a part of shaping the future together with us.

The Facts

Jobtitle Director Information Security
Team Information Technology
Brand adidas
Location Portland
Country United States
Number 194028
Position Type Full time
Date Apr-05, 2019
Relocation yes

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