Director, Enterprise Information Security

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Based in beautiful Irvine, CA, we are CalAmp, the pure-play pioneering leader of the Connected Car, Connected Truck and broader Internet of Things (IoT) marketplace. Currently, we are seeking an experienced Director of Enterprise Information Security. This is an excellent opportunity for those who wish to work for a stable, well-established company that builds transformational technologies within the revolutionary domain of IoT.


We believe that people are our greatest asset and we are committed to being an employer of choice in our industry. CalAmp offers an engaging and diverse work environment that permits our people to take pride in their contributions and share in the company’s success. Our employees can expect the space to showcase their talent, sharpen their skills, develop new capabilities, and be a part of a global team that develops revolutionary technologies. We proudly offer the stability and security of a large publicly-traded tech company without the rigidity and red tape.


In particular, we offer:

  • Meaningful work with the potential to disrupt an entire industry
  • Visionary leadership
  • Excellent compensation packages
  • An extensive suite of medical and retirement benefits
  • Flexible time off policy and accommodating work schedules
  • Education Assistance Program (Tuition Reimbursement)
  • Access to cutting-edge tools and technologies
  • Innovative, intelligent, collaborative teammates


  • Develop formalized security policies, standards and guidelines for adoption by corporate governance.
  • Implement an ongoing risk assessment and mitigation program for information assets.
  • Create programs, processes, and projects that achieve security compliances.
  • Improve the implementation of current security controls; implement new controls where needed; regularly monitor and report on implemented controls.
  • Regularly audit information systems and data processing facilities to expose vulnerabilities; report findings and steward remediation efforts.
  • Coordinate incident response planning and execution; evaluate suspected security breaches and manage corrective actions.
  • Evaluate and report changes to the corporate information processing environment for security impact.
  • Develop and deliver the corporate security awareness and training program.
  • Manage work and deliverables of 3rd-party contractors/consultants engaged to assess and improve the company’s information security profile


Must Haves

  • A college degree (BA/BS) in Computer Sciences, or equivalent work experience
  • Additional Information Security related training and/or job experience
  • A current certification in Information Security (i.e. GIAC Information Security Professional, CISSP, etc.)
  • Excellent staff management skills
  • Abilitity to interface with senior management
  • 3-5 years of management experience
  • A service-oriented, "teach, don't preach" approach in dealing with internal customers

Strong Pluses

  • Enterprise information security policy and program establishment in a 500+ person organization
  • IT information security risk assessment and mitigation for internal and customer facing systems

If you are a talented a Director of Enterprise Information Security with 3 - 5 years of experience and an interest in the Internet of Things domain, we want to speak with you. Interviews are occurring this week and next so apply now if interested.





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