Manager, Information Security Risk in Miami, FL at Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

Date Posted: 6/1/2019

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Manager, Information Security Risk
Position Summary:

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises, LTD. (RCCL) is seeking a Manager, Information Security Risk to be the information security risk thought leader and team manager responsible for leading, developing, managing, and communicating information security risk to a NIST CSF based governance structure. 
  • The successful candidate for this position will champion and develop a risk management methodology that informs management of IT risk across the globe. 
  • This position will requires superior communication, networking, leadership and risk management skills.  
  • RCCL is regulated globally so the manager should have great working knowledge of country specific privacy laws.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Thought leader and creator of the information security risk program globally.  Facilitates business and IT leaders to risk/reward NIST based methodology.
  • Establish goals for the team of IT risk professionals that manage information security system and third-party risk program working alongside leaders to control information security risk for the organization.
  • Balances risk with reward of business process to ensure security while maintaining agility within IT lifecycles.
  • Creates, maintains, and reports metrics related to information security risk program.
  • Collaborates closely with the governance and compliance teams as well as business and IT stakeholders to ensure that corporate goals are met.
  • Manages policy exception program and writes policy and standards related to information security risk management.
  • Manages configuration and implementation of risk toolset.
  • Ensures budgetary and fiscal integrity for risk management team.
  • Trains others on risk management best practices with fitment to RCCL business and operational model.
  • Maintains risk management leading practices to inform program direction.
  • Reviews and opines on security contract language to align with information security policy.

Financial Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that information risk toolset aligns with department budget.
  • Manages senior level individual contributors, approves expenses, and manages employee compensation within corporate guidelines.


  • Bachelors in Information Technology/Security, Computer Science is preferred, non-technical degrees with Computer Science fundamentals will be consider combined with technology experience.
  • At least one Information Security certification such as CISSP, CRISC, GIAC, etc. required.
  • Lean Six Sigma green belt or greater preferred.
  • 3-5 years of Information Security Risk experience.
  • 5 years of Information Technology experience.
    5 years’ experience in managing small teams and projects. 
  • Superior written and verbal communications required.


Job Requirements

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Expert with Microsoft Office suite of applications, ability to convert raw technology metrics into meaningful reports at an executive level.
  • IT engineering or security technical background preferred
  • Practiced at creating purposeful metrics, KRI¿s/KPI¿s that convey risk messages and identify areas for improvement that are actionable by executive teams.
  • Knowledge of information security frameworks such as NIST, ISO, FISMA, etc.
  • Knowledge of risk frameworks such as Octave, FAIR, ISACA RiskIT, ISO 27005, and /or NIST 800-30 or 800-37.
  • Knowledge of global privacy laws, regulations, and guidelines.
  • Ability to articulate risk to employees and third parties at all levels within and outside the organization.

Physical Demands:

  • Should be able to show up at office environment and work at least 8 hours a day for 5 days a week.

Work Environment:

  • Up to 10% travel internationally may be required.


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