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*This position can be located in Raleigh, NC, Austin, TX, or Liberty Lake, WA.*

Itron, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITRI), is a world-leading technology and services company dedicated to the resourceful use of energy and water. With over 200M deployed end points (and 65M under active management), Itron is one of the largest and most successful IOT companies on the planet, uniquely positioned to enable the smart cities of the future. Through innovative technology and services, we are working to create more insightful utilities, smarter cities and a more resourceful world. Join us.

As a member of the Information Security leadership team, you will be responsible for ensuring compliance with data protection and information security laws, regulations, and customer requirements across the global enterprise. Manage a team of information security specialists focused on developing, managing, and executing our processes around a comprehensive Information Security program. Coordinate cross-functional teams to bring distinct, specific projects to completion both on time and within budget.  This is a hands-on management position which requires technical skills, as well as management abilities.

Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Lead the Information Security Detect and Response team.
  • Collaborate with Information Security, Information Technology, Global Managed Services, DevOps and other teams as needed to design, promote, and implement information security solutions, tools and automation for the continuous compliance of our information systems and assets.
  • Lead Information Security incident response planning and investigation of security breaches.
  • Work with leadership to define strategy and roadmap for the organization.
  • Work with stakeholders to survey, identify and recommend best-fit solutions and lead their implementation where appropriate.
  • Significant demonstrated experience working with Security Information Event Management (SIEM), Filtering solutions (Web/Data/Email), Network Traffic Analysis, Endpoint Security Systems, Vulnerability Scanners, and Penetration testing.
  • Manage security operations service providers ensuring operational effectiveness.
  • Lead Vulnerability Management program development.
  • Help identify, define, and document the system security requirements and hardening standards for the infrastructure and application stack.
  • Ensure there are written procedures for each information security control and process and that the written procedures are followed.
  • Conduct incident response exercises with colleagues throughout the organization and incorporate lessons-learned into existing security practices.
  • Maintain "state of industry" knowledge of information security issues, threats and controls.
  • Seek out and implement process improvement opportunities in security controls including logging, monitoring, incident response, vulnerability management and penetration testing.


  • Minimum 8 years work experience as an Information Security Engineer, Technology Leader or Manager, preferably at companies with SaaS based enterprise software products.
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience managing Information Security personnel.
  • Strong working knowledge of ISO27001 certification or other information security frameworks (such as NIST SP 800-53 or NIST-IR 7628).
  • Understands the application of security concepts and controls across a broad scope of information technology areas including networks, infrastructure, operations, databases, operating systems, and applications.
  • Hands-on experience in evaluating, deploying, configuring and operating security tools and appliances.
  • Current knowledge of commercial security product and service offerings in the marketplace.
  • Ability to work extremely well under pressure while maintaining a professional image and approach
  • Team player with proven ability to work effectively with business units, IT and Managed Services management and staff, vendors, and consultants.
  • Experience in team building and development.
  • Strong problem-solving ability with the desire to take ownership of issues and follow through until resolution.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Education: Bachelor's degree in related field (Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Computer Information Systems) or equivalent experience.

Certifications: CISM, CISSP or similar certification is strongly desired.

Travel: <25% on average (US and Europe)

Physical Demands: This is a typical office job, with no special physical requirements or unusual work environment.

Itron is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, medical condition, veteran status, disability, genetic information, gender identity or other characteristics protected by law. If you require an accommodation in order to apply to this position, please contact your local recruiting representative at 1-800-635-5461 or email Accessibility@itron.com.

Itron enables utilities and cities to safely, securely and reliably deliver critical infrastructure services to communities in more than 100 countries. Our portfolio of smart networks, software, services, meters and sensors helps our customers better manage electricity, gas and water resources for the people they serve. By working with our customers to ensure their success, we help improve the quality of life, ensure the safety and promote the well-being of millions of people around the globe. Itron is dedicated to creating a more resourceful world. Join us: www.itron.com.


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