MBHSR Cyber Security Liaison

at The Computer Merchant, Ltd
Location Boston, MA
Date Posted August 9, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Contractor


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(Metro Boston Homeland Security Region) MBHSR Cyber Security Liaison

Our Client's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is seeking a Cyber Security Liaison for the Metro Boston Homeland Security Region (MBHSR). This liaison would focus on improving the overall Cyber Security posture for the Region which includes the following municipalities: Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, Chelsea, Everett, Quincy, Revere, Somerville, and Winthrop. This position is funded for 1 year (with the potential for additional funding) through the Department of Homeland Security's Federal Emergency Management Agency's Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI) grant program. A successful candidate will have at least seven years of IT experience and at least five years of Information Security experience. The position requires a balance of technical knowledge of information security along with strong project and task management skills. The candidate must have the ability to travel around the region.


  • Research and develop Information Security policies for each municipality and the region
  • Implement and maintain an employee Cyber Security Awareness & Training program throughout the region
  • Establish a baseline level of security that all MBHSR municipalities should meet based on industry standards and best practices
  • Assess and assist in mitigating system security threats and risks via a program life cycle
  • Establish a working relationship with public safety officials and IT staff from municipalities within the region
  • Facilitate quarterly cyber security meetings with regional IT personnel and weekly meetings with each municipality
  • Provide advice and act as an Information Security subject matter expert for the region
  • Manage internal and external communication with region stakeholders
  • Coordinate regional cyber security related projects
  • Perform related work as required

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