Executive Reporting and Metrics - Cybersecurity Consultant

Foster City, CA, United States

Company Description

Visa is a world leader in digital payments, facilitating more than 215 billion payments transactions between consumers, merchants, financial institutions and government entities across more than 200 countries and territories each year. Our mission is to connect the world through the most innovative, convenient, reliable and secure payments network, enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive.

When you join Visa, you join a culture of purpose and belonging – where your growth is priority, your identity is embraced, and the work you do matters. We believe that economies that include everyone everywhere, uplift everyone everywhere. Your work will have a direct impact on billions of people around the world – helping unlock financial access to enable the future of money movement.

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Job Description

The Cybersecurity Consultant will support development of executive-level Cybersecurity reporting and metrics. The ideal candidate is deadline-driven, highly detail-oriented, and has a track record of effectively communicating complex and/or technical information both written and verbally.    

Key responsibilities:

  • Develops executive-level information security communications to enable risk-informed business decision-making.
  • Ensures written deliverables are succinct, complete, defect-free, and geared to an
    executive audience.
  • Responsible for managing projects or processes and providing guidance to other employees in job area
  • Works independently with limited supervision Problems are mostly defined and moderately complex
  • Leads quality control efforts to ensure the accuracy of executive reports comprised of large numbers of data points.
  • Collaborates with technical staff and other key stakeholders to identify, define, collect, and report information security risk metrics relevant to business leadership.
  • Coordinates proactively with stakeholders on metrics, reporting, and other tasks. 
  • Provides input to information security reporting and dashboards.
  • Assists in implementation of processes and procedures for cybersecurity reporting and metrics activities.
  • Researches best practices and innovative approaches to enable assessment and communication of information security risk and metrics.
  • Influences others within job sub-function regarding practices, procedures and policies
  • Coach and review the work of lower level professionals

This is a hybrid position. Hybrid employees can alternate time between both remote and office. Employees in hybrid roles are expected to work from the office two days a week, Tuesdays and Wednesdays with a general guidepost of being in the office 50% of the time based on business needs.


Basic Qualifications
• 5 or more years of relevant work experience with a Bachelors Degree or at least 2 years of work experience with an Advanced degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or 0 years of work experience with a PhD
• Outstanding written and verbal communication ability and an aptitude for effectively conveying complex and/or technical information.

Preferred Qualifications
• 6 or more years of work experience with a Bachelors Degree or 4 or more years of relevant experience with an Advanced Degree (e.g. Masters, MBA, JD, MD) or up to 3 years of relevant experience with a PhD
• Superior analytical, reasoning, and problem-solving ability.
• Mission-first attitude and an ability to consistently meet deadlines.
• Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.
• Strong research skills.
• Expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
• Undergraduate degree with an outstanding record of academic achievement.

U.S. APPLICANTS ONLY: The estimated salary range for a new hire into this position is 130,800 to 170,000 USD, which may include potential sales incentive payments (if applicable).  Salary may vary depending on job-related factors which may include knowledge, skills, experience, and location. In addition, this position may be eligible for bonus and equity. Visa has a comprehensive benefits package for which this position may be eligible that includes Medical, Dental, Vision, 401 (k), FSA/HSA, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off, and Wellness Program.  

Additional Information

Work Hours: Varies upon the needs of the department.

Travel Requirements: This position requires travel 5-10% of the time.

Mental/Physical Requirements: This position will be performed in an office setting.  The position will require the incumbent to sit and stand at a desk, communicate in person and by telephone, frequently operate standard office equipment, such as telephones and computers.

Visa is an EEO Employer.  Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.  Visa will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with EEOC guidelines and applicable local law.

Visa will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable local law, including the requirements of Article 49 of the San Francisco Police Code.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

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Perks/benefits: Equity Health care Insurance Salary bonus Wellness

Region: North America
Country: United States
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Category: Consulting Jobs
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