InfoSec Risk Management Professional

Summary

Summary
+ Advocate and problem-solver that leverages legal knowledge along with risk calculation and strategy to design and implement solutions for clients.
+ Adept in assessing problems and/or vulnerabilities in process, law, policy, or technology architecture, then designing solutions to those issues. Recommended to leadership that the organization address its data ingestion problem then served as contractor lead for a team that swelled to over 40 Agency and contractor personnel for the development of a new data ingestion mechanism and associated processes.
+ Demonstrated success in policy writing, project management, risk assessment, strategic solutions. Conducted and reviewed risk assessments for structured and unstructured situations in an extremely advanced technological and high-risk environment. Co-authored and augmented the risk assessment policy for an operational element, which senior Agency leadership incorporated into its effort to stand up an enterprise risk management office. Authored and taught a Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) operational authorities curriculum that was included in the Technical Operations Officer certification course.
+ Well versed in strategic leadership using risk-based decision making to solve security and technological problems. Served as the contractor lead and overall team lead/project manager for a new information security paradigm for a highly-classified extremely complex technical environment. Served as the contractor lead for the Compliance Organizations participation in an Agency-wide project to implement dynamic automation in data ingestion and storage.
Highlights
+ Strategy:
- Developed a Target Office of Primary Interest (TOPI) interest statement that focused on a technologically advanced hard target that was subsequently used as a template for similar efforts.
- Advised customer leadership on strategic planning issues including negotiating agreements with operational partners, effective policies governing CNE operations, and forward-looking strategy in the operational environment.
+ Risk Management:
- Served as a Risk Assessment SME for CNE CONOPs and mission planning.
- Co-author of the customers risk assessment policies and designed risk assessment paradigms.
- Worked with senior leadership to draft a new aspect of our risk management paradigm that accounted for political risk.
+ Systems & Process Engineering:
- Served as a lead for Mission and partner data ingestion leading to the first-ever non-pipeline data ingestion via virtual machine in order to resolve technical issues the organization was experiencing with ingesting non-traditional data streams.
- A new information protection scheme that was needed in light of media leaks and led the team to successful instantiation of the new information protection paradigm; then tasked with training the office-level personnel and all division personnel on the new system to include serving as the technical expert in its implementation.
- Served as contractor lead for a team that swelled to over 40 Agency and contractor personnel for the development of a new data ingestion mechanism and associated processes.
- Designed and briefed a new query matrix that was both human and machine readable that provided defined answers as to whether a particular query was permissible under the relevant authorities. This matrix, when converted to line item code generated 300,000 variables.
- Served as the contractor lead for the Compliance Organizations incorporation into an Agency-wide project to implement dynamic automation in data ingestion and storage.
+ Policy:
- Bureaucracy Hacker - Drafted approval documentation and shepherded this documentation through the Chain of Command, often working with officials at the SECDEF, DNI, and White House levels to ensure approval of proposed operations.
- Served as the contractor lead and overall team lead/project manager for a new information security paradigm for a highly-classified extremely complex technical environment and trained personnel on the final paradigm design.
- Authored Agency-level policies on the conduct of certain operations.
+ Entrepreneurial: 10 years of entrepreneurial experience; track record of innovation, market capture, unique opportunity identification, and developing market intelligence. Developed an NFA Trust business line that produced over $50K/per annum in revenue. Developed a line of business in National Firearms Act law that grossed over $100K.
+ Legal:
- Represented a drone start-up in matters concerning capital raises, LLC membership structuring, federal government contracting, and FAA regulatory compliance.
- Served as in-house technology counsel to a firm designing a data aggregation and physical layer mapping platform.

Expectations

I value honesty, integrity, intensity, authenticity, and mission focus. I love working on the cutting edge of tech. Leadership over any new role that I take on should embrace integrity, authenticity, and innovation as prime values. I am seeking roles that are intellectually engaging and allow me the freedom to explore and build solutions.

Work in United States
Employment Preferences
Expected Base Salary

**5,000 USD

Expected Hourly Rate

**0 USD

Academic Degree
Experience

Total Professional Experience

10 years

Startup Experience

1 year

Big-Tech Companies

no experience

Enterprise Experience

8 years
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