BASF Security Techology Manager - Wyandotte, MI in Wyandotte, Michigan

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At BASF, we create chemistry through the power of connected minds. By balancing economic success with environmental protection and social responsibility, we are building a more sustainable future through chemistry. As the world’s leading chemical company, we help our customers in nearly every industry meet the current and future needs of society through science and innovation.

We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment and are always working to form the best team—especially from within, through an emphasis on lifelong learning and development.

And we are constantly striving to become an even better place to work. BASF has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America’s Best Employers in 2016. Come join us on our journey to create solutions for a sustainable future!

Where the Chemistry Happens…

We are looking for a Security Technology Manager (STM) to serve as the Corporate Security function leader for the convergence of electronic security systems, information protection initiatives, digital security investigations, and incident response for BASF. To succeed in this role, the incumbent must be able to understand, integrate, and align Corporate Security strategy with the initiatives of BASF’s Information Security, IT Services, and Process Automation groups to ensure that overall physical and digital strategies and programs provide complimentary security processes that cover all gaps and risks.

The STM’s role encompasses various degrees of complexity and necessitates a higher level of organizational skill, composure, and charisma. The work material (e.g., investigations or crisis management response) can involve high-level, sensitive matters that require sound judgment and discretion. He/she will work independently but as a member of a larger corporate function and must possess both self-starter and team-player skills.

Security Technology Manager (1706152)

Formula for Success: You Will…

  • Understand ever-evolving and increasingly sophisticated security threats to business assets and implement best practices and technology to mitigate them. Execute risk assessments in coordination with Region Security Managers and advise business and leaders in developing security plans to manage risk.

  • Create and maintain the region’s electronic security standards and guideline, including development of security system asset lifecycle planning for related technology and equipment, and appropriate application of technological security solutions to mitigate risk.

  • Conduct independent and impartial investigations of security-related incidents and allegations in coordination with appropriate functions (e.g., IT, Compliance, HR, and Corporate Audit). Collect and preserve electronic or digital evidence in support of Corporate Security investigations.

  • Serve as a key member of the Corporate Security team and support the Centers of Expertise (COE) for Information Protection, Information Security, and Investigations, and conceptualize, create, and implement strategic security programs and initiatives.

Qualifications - BASF recognizes institutions of Higher Education which are accredited by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation or equivalent

Create Your Own Chemistry: What We Offer You…

Adding value to our customers begins with adding value to you. You@BASF is the suite of benefits, perks, programs and unique opportunities we offer to support you—the whole you—in all stages of your life and career. With you@BASF, you create your own chemistry.

The total rewards that you receive as a BASF employee go way beyond a paycheck. From competitive health and insurance plans, to robust retirement benefits that include company-matching contributions, to making sure you never stop learning, we believe investing in you is investing in our success. Working for a large, global organization, you’ll have a chance to grow professionally and personally, expand your network and build a rewarding and dynamic career.

Ingredients for Success: What We Look for in You…

  • Bachelor’s degree required, with a concentration in Computer Science, Information Assurance, or applicable technology field preferred; Master’s degree a plus.

  • A minimum of 10 years combined experience in an information security and corporate security (physical security or loss prevention) department or equivalent within a corporate setting. 3-5 years of experience with IT systems, networks, and digital security practices preferred

  • Significant experience with digital forensics and investigation tools (e.g., eDiscovery) required

  • Strong analytical, team leadership, project management, and communication skills; industry certifications for information security such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) or Certified Information Security Manager (CISM) a plus.

  • Familiarization of physical and information security industry regulations and professional organizations (ASIS, ISC2, ISACA, NISPOM, ISO 27001, NIST 800).

Job: SECU - Corporate Security

Organization: NCU-Environment, Health & Safety

Title: Security Techology Manager - Wyandotte, MI

Location: MI-Wyandotte

Requisition ID: 1701652