Provide leadership in the area of cybersecurity. Establish best practices for cybersecurity and engineering including 4G and 5G, IoT, and advanced security solutions. Provide suggestions to operators and industry partners on areas for improvement to evolve the wireless networks’ ability to provide robust security.
Develop and modify cybersecurity recommendations to enhance resiliency to the evolving threat landscape. Provide practical, cost effective methods and procedures.
Liaison with the FCC, government agencies, and operators to establish the right balance of network security and mitigation/restoration information to meet government needs while not burdening operators.
Drive key programs based on the NIST Framework and CSRIC and TAC FCC requirements.
Work with executives and technical experts at member companies and government bodies (e.g. NTIA, FCC, DHS, DoD) to develop technical positions and approaches that provide value to members while meeting regulatory objectives.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES (IF APPLICABLE):
Provide leadership and direction to industry and member groups. Manage resource(s) to conduct analyses, testing, and validation. Manage contractors and vendors to conduct analyses and testing.
BS Engineering or related science field with 5-8 years job-related experience MS or equivalent a plus Cybersecurity certifications a plus, e.g. CISSP Experienced in leading teams to conduct planning, analysis, roadmaps, and architecture plans Engineering and operations experience with a wireless operator or network infrastructure provider extremely valuable.
CTIA (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practic...es and initiatives, and sponsors the industry’s leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.