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3M Director, CyberSecurity Operations* in Maplewood, Minnesota

Job Description:

Director, CyberSecurity Operations

Collaborate with Innovative 3Mers Around the World

Choosing where to grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it’s equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.

“For more than 30 years at 3M, I’ve seen firsthand how it’s a place where curious, creative and collaborative people thrive and build a rewarding career. As a leader in this company, my goal is to ensure each 3Mer sees and feels the positive impact we’re making around the world” – Mike Roman, chief executive officer and chairman of the board at 3M

This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.

The Impact You’ll Make in this Role

As Director, CyberSecurity Operations you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. This is a key role which will assist the Enterprise Chief Information Security Officer, 3M businesses and IT leadership to define security operational strategy. You will be tasked with Innovating and driving implementations of solutions to improve cybersecurity, and incorporate cybersecurity architecture patterns by design with global compliance-driven requirements. The ideal candidate is skilled across various information security domains and can contribute to the advancement of enterprise cybersecurity capability approaches. Here, you will make an impact by:

  • Providing leadership and coordination in the planning, development, implementation, and operation of company-wide, integrated Cybersecurity operational capabilities and systems.

  • Collaborating with cross-functional global teams to continuously improve cybersecurity risk posture.

  • Executing and coordinating cybersecurity incident response activities.

  • Developing and delivering executive-level metric reporting on functional areas and performance improvements including benchmark against capability, risk, and maturity.

  • Executing tabletop exercises across diverse business areas and geographies to ensure operational readiness.

  • Developing and managing annual budget for the Security Operations organization and perform periodic cost and productivity analyses while leveraging third-party managed services as appropriate.

  • Overseeing the supervision of personnel, which includes work allocation, training, promotion, enforcement of internal procedures and controls, and problem resolution; evaluate performance, make personnel recommendations, and motivate employees to achieve peak productivity and performance.

  • Maintaining awareness of current industry best practices and forward-thinking techniques for applying new capabilities, technologies and automation.

Your Skills and Expertise

To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution

  • Ten (10) years of Information Security leadership experience in a private, public, government, or military environment

  • Five (5) years leading a global information security team in a private, public, government, or military environment

Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:

  • Industry Security certification(s) such as Certified Information Systems Security Profession (CISSP) or Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA)

  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of concepts, principles, methods, and techniques within the areas of cybersecurity.

  • Skilled in examining and re-engineering operations and procedures, formulating policy, and developing and implementing new strategies.

  • Develop technical proposals to evaluate emerging capability and/or technologies.

  • Strategic planning skills including the ability to develop, plan, and implement short- and long-range goals.

  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment within a globally complex organizational structure.

  • Knowledge and experience of organizational structure, workflow, and operating procedures.

  • Experience in financial management and the ability to develop and implement funding strategies and programs.

Location: Maplewood, MN or remote US work location

Travel: May include up to 20% domestic/international

Relocation Assistance: May be authorized

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).

Responsibilities of this position may include direct and/or indirect physical or logical access to information, systems, technologies subjected to the regulations/compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws.

U.S. Export Control laws and U.S. Government Department of Defense contracts and sub-contracts impose certain restrictions on companies and their ability to share export-controlled and other technology and services with certain "non-U.S. persons" (persons who are not U.S. citizens or nationals, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., refugees, "Temporary Residents" (granted Amnesty or Special Agricultural Worker provisions), or persons granted asylum (but excluding persons in nonimmigrant status such as H-1B, L-1, F-1, etc.) or non-U.S. citizens.

To comply with these laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within 3M that may present access to export controlled technical data, 3M must assess employees' U.S. person status, as well as citizenship(s).

The questions asked in this application are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only. Failure to provide the necessary information in this regard will result in our inability to consider you further for this particular position. The decision whether or not to file or pursue an export license application is at 3M Company's sole election.

Supporting Your Well-being

3M offers many programs to help you live your best life – both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.

Resources for You

For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.

Certain job positions within 3M require workers to be on-site at 3M facilities and/or at third-party locations. A necessary requirement of each of these positions is that all individuals must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to limited medical and religious exemptions). Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 means, two weeks have passed since completing the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine (e.g., Pfizer or Moderna) or two weeks after receiving a single dose of a one-dose vaccine (e.g., Johnson & Johnson/Janssen).”

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M.

Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties.

Our approach to flexibility is called Work Your Way, which puts employees first and drives well-being in ways that enable 3M’s business and performance goals. You have flexibility in where and when work gets done. It all depends on where and when you can do your best work.

Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/

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