Secure Access Services Head
The Secure Access Services (SAS) department serves partners across all Roche Group Informatics. The Head of SAS will provide leadership to a global team of approximately 75 Security and Identity & Access Management specialists.
The position will be located in Madrid. In addition to leading the SAS organisation this role is also a member of the IT Operations Leadership Team and contributes to the overall leadership of the IT Operations organization.
Building and sustaining a high performance organization with relentless customer focus and passion to operate and enhance the corresponding identity and security services.
Drives collaboration and alignment with Security Engineering, IT Security Governance, Monitoring & Incident Response teams as well as with other Infrastructure Services areas while setting clear priorities.
Ensures that capacity, skills and organizational structure of SAS are scalable and adaptable in meeting the delivery needs.
Provides strong leadership and coaching to direct reports and is helping them to develop the next generation of system and security specialists.
Drives a culture of collaboration, continuous improvement, employee engagement and problem-solving at all levels within and beyond SAS.
Drives and supports the definition of the Technology Roadmap for Secure Access Services in close collaboration with Enterprise Architecture, Engineering, the Global Security, Quality, Process & Risk organisation as well as other key stakeholders and evolves strategy into programs, projects and relevant initiatives.
Understands future business needs and drive operational efficiencies through successful adoption of new technologies in the Secure Access area.
Drives reliability and efficiency within and beyond the SAS organisation ensuring global end-to-end support while ensuring full compliance to relevant regulations and as well as permanent audit readiness.
Monitors and verifies the effectiveness of the support processes through KPI and trend analysis.
Follows defined working processes and standards in the execution of daily duties and job function.
Manages the allocated budget in line with overall guidance and constantly strives to achieve or exceed industry standard costs.
Ensure the right balance between operational efficiencies and strategic focus for the Secure Access Services area.
Increases process efficiency and cost effectiveness and helping the organization to use Lean as a strategic asset and operational change.
Based on operational plans, sets clear targets and plans, organizes and monitors team performance. Initiates corrective actions where needed.
You are an experienced and senior IT professional.
You have a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of technology, science or business.
5 to 10 years in successful senior leadership roles.
Experience in leading globally distributed IT teams in large, global companies is essential. A highly collaborative style in working with key stakeholders, peers and colleagues is a must.
Demonstrating a passion for people and exemplifying the Roche Leadership Commitments.
Good knowledge in security (CISM, CISSP are an asset).
Expert awareness of global business as well as identity and security challenges.
At Roche, 94,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-
focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity
Roche is an equal opportunity employer.
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