As part of DMO Cybersecurity team, the Specialist will be responsible for ensuring cyber initiatives are properly prioritized and managed in order to effectively support and execute the DMO cyber strategy.
Administer program intake process in order to prioritize initiatives within the regional cybersecurity organization.
Align programs with the global cyber strategy and roadmap by coordinating with the global peers and local IT teams.
Build and maintain relationships with local IT support team and application teams for the successful management and implementation of cybersecurity initiatives.
Gather feedback on program execution and strive to enable continuous improvement of the cyber function..
Coordinate with the Cyber Security Project Sponsor and appropriate stakeholders to stay informed of cyber activities and initiatives and provide support through to completion.
Administer the DMO Cyber Security Project Process.
Manage Cyber Security Project Implementation and track local cyber initiatives through heir lifecycle.
Provide visibility over project management through targeted progress reporting.
Quantify and track the Regional Cybersecurity Organization’s funding needs to deliver on its strategy.
Develop templates, enablers and processes for receiving, reviewing and prioritizing funding requests and business cases in alignment with DMO global budget management processes.
Ensure proper allocation of regional cyber funds in alignment with the global cyber strategy.
Provide support for managing and balancing the budget of the DMO Cybersecurity Organization.
Build and operate a data gathering and reporting infrastructure to enable program and performance management, tracking and ongoing improvement.
Build and maintain a reporting infrastructure to collect program and performance metrics and maintain alignment and consistency with Daimler AG.
Collaborate with other cyber functions and ensure metrics are consistently collected and reported.
Report performance metrics to RISO
Collaborate closely with the cyber functions to maintain cybersecurity program governance and ensure strategic goals are met.
Align program management and budget management processes.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Management Information Systems, Information Security or a related field is required.
Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in program management, planning and strategy.
Track record of implementing a comprehensive strategy and plan for cybersecurity or IT programs.
Experience prioritizing, tracking and management complex budgets.
Experience working on a global team is preferred.
Financial Services, Fintech and / or Banking and automotive experience preferred.
Experience implementing and operating leading-edge governance-enabling technologies.
Strong understanding of planning and budgeting concepts.Ability to develop and implement detailed program plans for a large organization.
Deep knowledge of reporting processes and leading practices.
An understanding of emerging technology and digital trends and their impacts on cybersecurity.
Strong process execution, time management and organizational skills.
Strong work ethic, leadership skills, initiative and ownership of work.
Solid ability to communicate complex information, concepts, or ideas in a confident and well-organized manner through verbal, written, and / or visual means.
High proficiency in budget management tools including MS Excel.
At least one of the following certifications is required or must be obtained within your first 12 months of employment : PMP, Agile or ITIL.