Cybersecurity Careers – CISO by Karen Tulloh
Continuing our series exploring various cybersecurity careers. This is a project I have recently started in hopes that it will help those who want to enter the #cyber field or grow in their current cyber careers. It’s interesting to see what other people do, what path they’ve taken to get there, and where they want to go next.
Name: Withheld, located in Oxford, UK
Company: A Waste Management Company (not a real company name)
Title: CISO (Chief Information Security Officer)
How many years have you worked in cybersecurity? 10+
What do you do in your job? Information Security Management, Risk Management.
What do you like most about your job? Helping colleagues arrive at a solution that is of benefit to the business. Also recognizing and managing risk.
Least? Bureaucracy, office politics (editor’s note – I think most of us would agree)
What work did you do prior to this position? Risk management project, Self-employed consultant
What do you see as your next step? I have reached my goal
Salary range for your position? Approximately $120K in US dollars
EDUCATION & GROWTH
Degree or no degree? No degree
Certifications? Royal Holloway Post-Grad Certification in Infosec, Security+, CISM, CISSP
What do you do to stay up-to-date or grow in cyber? Attend conferences, chapter meetings and webinars
Favorite cyber news source and/or podcast? Dark Reading, SCMagazine, follow people on twitter
Additional comments: Studying for cloud certifications
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If you are interested in contributing to this project you can contact Karen on LinkedIn or send an email to KarenTCyber@gmail.com.