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Advisor IT, Cybersecurity Job

Date: Aug 18, 2019

Location: Houston, Texas, US

Company: Hess Corporation


Hess is a leading international independent energy company engaged in the exploration and production of crude oil and natural gas. 

We have an industry leading position in the Bakken in North Dakota – a key U.S. shale play. Hess is also one of the largest producers in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico and a key natural gas producer and supplier to Peninsular Malaysia and Thailand. The company is engaged in exploration and appraisal activities offshore Guyana, participating in one of the industry’s largest oil discoveries in the past decade, as well as the Gulf of Mexico, Suriname and Nova Scotia.

Hess aims to attract, retain and energize the best people by investing in their professional development and providing them with challenging and rewarding opportunities for personal growth. We are always looking for talented professionals who share our values and are passionate about making a difference in the world and in their careers. We strive to meet the highest standards of corporate citizenship by protecting the health and safety of our employees, safeguarding the environment and creating a long-lasting, positive impact on the communities where we do business.

For more information about Hess Corporation, please visit our website at 

This member of the Hess Cybersecurity team works cross-organizationally with IT and other business support organizations and focuses on the continuing success of Cybersecurity programs and projects as well as Cyber Risk Management and Governance. 


This role will directly interface with IT Business Liaisons, IT/OT service providers, IT/OT technology/infrastructure teams, product vendors, IT finance, Supply Chain, Internal and External Audit, Enterprise Risk Management, and Project Management Office teams.


The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Effective program leadership skills and experience leading project teams
  • Experience working with both technical, business, and operational teams
  • Proven experience reviewing/analyzing:
    • Service and Organization Controls (SOC) 2 reports,
    • Request for Proposal responses/evaluations
  • Ability to establish and maintain program performance and risk metrics



  • Manage the cybersecurity training and awareness program and expand it to include specialized content for IT/OT Professionals, Finance/Treasury, and Supply Chain;
  • Oversee cybersecurity project managers and ensure adherence to standard Project Management Office (PMO) process
  • Manage the cybersecurity risk register
  • Report updates to Enterprise Risk Management
  • Manage Cybersecurity Policy and Standards
  • Work independently with guidance only in complex situations



  • Minimum of 8 years IT Security and/or IT Risk Management experience


Education, Training & Certifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • One or more of the following (or comparable) certifications



The Hess Way of Working refers to competencies considered absolute pre-requisites for success. How you deliver results is as important as what you achieve. Every employee is expected to demonstrate the behaviors within these competencies to be considered an effective performer and, ultimately, earn career growth opportunities.

  • Behavioral Expectations:
    • Effectively build trusted relationships
    • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
    • Ability to lead structured meetings with Leadership members
    • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision or with larger team
    • Ability to quickly adapt to new work processes, procedures, and/or requirements
    • Ability to think critically and strategically
    • Ability to identify inefficiencies and seek creative, workable solutions
    • Ability to set priorities, determine actionable steps and deliver the expected result
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks and manage deadlines
    • Highly motivated and self-starter

Hess is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posting Notes: Anthony Wayne Vasut | Employee | Information Technology | United States| Texas | Houston | | |  | | No | 25157