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Sr. Project Manager, Information Security Awareness

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 7044069320220515 Location Celebration, Florida, United States Business The Walt Disney Company (Corporate) Date posted Aug. 08, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

At the Walt Disney Company (TWDC), the Global Information Security (GIS) group provides services and solutions to protect the value and use of Disney’s information through risk evaluation, collaboration, standardization, enforcement, and education across the enterprise. We protect the brand and reputation while enabling and supporting business objectives.

Within GIS, the Information Security Awareness & Training team collaborates with other TWDC communication teams to provide information security education and training material to employees across the globe, and conducts exercises to enhance the security awareness skills of cast members. Videos, blogs, online tutorials, live presentations and other mechanisms are used to train TWDC employees on the latest and greatest in information security.

While TWDC implements best-in-class technical solutions to prevent intrusions, the human element is a critical part of the cyber risk as the human focused attacks are on the rise. The goal of the GIS Security Awareness Program is to promote a culture of information security throughout TWDC in order to drive change in user behavior and reduce TWDC exposure to breaches/attacks, in other words, reduce the human risk. Training and education is a key component of the GIS Security Awareness Program and fulfills legal and compliance requirements.

This Sr. Project Manager, Information Security Awareness position exists to ensure that:

  • Awareness & Training program meets all industry regulations, standards and compliance requirements. 

  • Educational content is up-to-date and reflects the latest cyber threats and/or industry practices

  • Individuals/roles requiring additional or more specialized training are identified and receive appropriate training

  • Training effectiveness is consistently measured through a solid set of metrics

Responsibilities :

This individual is overall responsible for Information Security Awareness Communications & Training Projects at The Walt Disney Company (TWDC).  Responsibilities include working with the information security team to identify key human risks, partnering with and building support with different business units and stakeholders, clearly and effectively explaining security risks and behaviors, tracking the impact of the training and communicating that impact to leadership.

This position reports to the Sr. Manager, Information Security Administration and supports the Global Information Security/Enterprise Technology organization.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Design, development and delivery of communications for the Information Security & Technology Risk   Management teams, ranging from end user communications to company wide campaigns. 

  • Promote a culture of information security awareness throughout TWDC to reduce end user susceptibility to cyber attacks through training and communications.

  • Manage the development of Information Security computer-based training products from idea generation and research through final copyediting and publication.

  • The vision is to maintain a strong culture of cybersecurity awareness across all of The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) through continued maturation of the training and communication plan and deliverables and metric-driven reporting illustrating its effectiveness and efficiency.

  • Information security awareness communication initiatives across TWDC to promote cybersecurity best practices

  • Build trusted and effective relationships with stakeholders and partners: Information Security team, Privacy/Legal, Physical Security, Corp. Learning & Development, Corporate and Segment Communications, etc.

  • Coordinate Security Awareness initiatives during Cyber Security Awareness Month and throughout the year (Live events, blog posts, newsletters, etc.)

  • Design clear and compelling diagrams, charts, and related graphics that illustrate complex security concepts and technologies to be used in materials supporting the training strategy.

  • Maintain the existing Information Security educational content up-to-date and fresh across all platforms

  • Provide regular reporting on training enrollment and completion.

  • Monitor information security industry news and blog posts for internal educational opportunities

Basic Qualifications :

  • 5+ years professional experience in a corporate environment

  • 2+ years Project Management experience in Information Security

  • 2+ years of Technical Writing skills

  • Ability to communicate and market complex messages in a simple, clear and engaging manner within our organization

  • “Go-getter” attitude - Ability to take the initiative, reach out to and coordinate with different people in different departments.

  • Excellent relationship-building and influencing skills in all mediums and throughout all levels of the organization.

  • Strong planning, scheduling, organization, and attention to detail

  • Intellectual curiosity and flexibility

  • Microsoft Office, specifically PowerPoint presentation/slides

  • Basic understanding of information security principles

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience with Cyber Security Communications

  • 4+ years experience writing and designing information security educational material for employee and customer

  • Corporate Events Production a plus

Required Education :

  • BA/BS in Technology, communications or appropriate work experience

Preferred Education :

  • Security Certifications and understanding of technical security processes

About The Walt Disney Company (Corporate):

At Disney Corporate you can see how the businesses behind the Company’s powerful brands come together to create the most innovative, far-reaching and admired entertainment company in the world. As a member of a corporate team, you’ll work with world-class leaders driving the strategies that keep The Walt Disney Company at the leading edge of entertainment. See and be seen by other innovative thinkers as you enable the greatest storytellers in the world to create memories for millions of families around the globe.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Worldwide Services, Inc., which is part of a business we call The Walt Disney Company (Corporate).

Disney Worldwide Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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