We test the world’s security products. Based in Austin, Texas, our research and testing laboratory is recognized globally as the most trusted source for independent, fact-based cybersecurity guidance.
NSS Labs’ reputation is built on millions of hours of real-world testing. Over the years we have found thousands of flaws in hundreds of of security products across numerous technologies. Our in-depth security testing programs provide our clients with the relevant information they need to support investments in their cyber programs.
C-Suite executives and information security professionals from many of the world's most demanding enterprises rely on NSS Labs to accelerate security decisions with greater confidence.
This position is located in Austin, TX.
We are currently seeking a Director of Service and Delivery in Austin, Texas who is an exceptional leader with the tenacity for providing leadership, direction and mentorship to the team. You will lead the company’s testing services division which performs hands-on testing of the world’s leading cyber security products and executes tests that include endpoint, network, data center and cloud security products. This position works closely with many functions within the company to develop new test concepts, oversee the build out and maintenance of new test environments, support execution and maintenance of existing tests and acts as the externally facing NSS Labs point-of-contact delivering exceptional service to our customers.
Build strong relationships that foster a trusting, inclusive, and collaborative environment at all levels.
Ability to lead, influence, and build consensus/alignment at all levels throughout the organization.
Develop test execution schedules with the PMO, Sales and Test Engineers that including planning, scheduling, scope management, risk management, issue management, execution, resource management and extensive communications.
Provide oversight of test harness build-out, certification, and test execution.
Develop, promote, and implement best practices to deliver on and measure the effectiveness of testing.
Maintain utmost confidentiality on all documents, correspondence, research records, information, data, etc.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Required Skills & Qualifications
Proven ability to lead a team.
Detailed, highly organized and systematic.
Extensive project management and project planning expertise.
Highly collaborative, decisive and transparent in your decision making.
Advanced presentation, influencing, and customer relationship management skills.
Experience presenting to C-level executives.
Ability to renegotiate priorities with appropriate stakeholders when conflicts arise.
Ability to provide continuous improvement methodologies throughout the project management lifecycle.
Familiar with Cyber Security or IT Ops is a huge plus.
Competencies typically acquired through a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience. Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience to include project management work.
At NSS Labs, we hire innovative and talented individuals with a passion for leading-edge technology. We have a culture of innovation, where quality, originality, and “thinking outside the box” are encouraged. Our leadership fosters professional growth and support, all within a fast-paced environment.
Located in Austin, Texas, NSS Labs offers its team members competitive compensation, medical and dental, and 401(k) benefits. If you feel you have the passion, dedication, and expertise that match our unique company, apply to join our team!
Third party resumes are not currently being accepted. NSS Labs, Inc. will not pay a fee for unsolicited resumes.
NSS Labs provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), disability, age (40 and older), marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, medical condition, veteran or military status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal employment opportunity applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, transfer, leave of absence, compensation, and training.