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Director IT Security - Governance & TPM Consulting

Job ID 1362763BR Date posted 03/08/2018 Location Mooresville, NC Location Name CSC-Mooresville Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0126 - IT Security Governance


As a leader in information security at Lowe’s you’ll be part of an exciting technology team that’s on the forefront of retail technology change.

The primary purpose of this role is to serve as a senior leader within the Lowe's Information Security team. This individual works closely with the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), plus IT and business executives, to create and lead security strategies and programs that enable Lowe’s to effectively manage information security risk. This role includes responsibility for information security strategies and programs, policies, third party risk management and the delivery of internal security consultation services to business, IT, and program leadership.

The role operates in a dynamic environment of change. The successful candidate will help lead an information security transformation to support adoption of agile practices, DevSecOps, and cloud computing in an omni-channel retail market leader.


Establishes an Information Security controls framework for Risk and Vulnerability management

Identifies and provides KPIs and metrics for measurement of compliance with Information Security Management

Protects the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of information in the custody of or processed by the company

Develops and manages annual departmental expense and capital budget

Provides technical expertise and guides the administration of security tools that control and monitor information security

Works with IT in the research and evaluation of new or improved security software and devices

Directs the design, test, and recommendation, of new or improved security technologies

Selects, trains, and develops Information Security staff

Oversees the development and implementation of information security projects to ensure strong governance across Information Security at Lowe’s

Develops comprehensive security strategies that support Lowe’s business and IT strategies

Leads the development of security architectures that support business and IT strategies

Develops enterprise wide security and risk management and governance policies, standards and processes

Develops strategies and processes to provide information security consultation to IT and business initiatives and projects



Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related discipline or equivalent experience in lieu of degree.

8+ years of IT experience with a broad range of exposure to all aspects of business/system planning, analysis, and application development

6+ years of experience with information security concepts and practices with at least two years in a management capacity

Familiarity with multi-platform technology environments and their operational/security considerations

Strong project management skills, with experience in managing resources to meet goals on simultaneous/multiple projects

Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking with strong abilities in relationship management


2 – 3 years of retail industry experience in a technology role

CISSP, CISM or similar security certifications

3+ years of experience in working in Agile delivery environments, product management or other Agile leadership roles

2+ years of experience in implementing security services in a DevOps or DevSecOps environment

2+ years of experience in large scale public cloud computing technology implementations (e.g., AWS, Microsoft, Google)

2+ years of experience in operating in an environment in compliance with PCI-DSS, SOX and various privacy regulations.

About Lowe's

Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE: LOW) is a FORTUNE® 50 home improvement company serving more than 18 million customers a week in the United States, Canada and Mexico. With fiscal year 2017 sales of $68.6 billion, Lowe's and its related businesses operate or service more than 2,390 home improvement and hardware stores and employ over 310,000 people. Founded in 1946 and based in Mooresville, N.C., Lowe's supports the communities it serves through programs that focus on K-12 public education and community improvement projects. For more information, visit


Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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