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Security Awareness Leader - Brighthouse Financial

Date Posted: Nov 26, 2017

Location: Charlotte, NC, US, 28277

Company: MetLife


Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  


Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. We’re on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what they’ve earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.


Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.


Role Value Proposition:

The Security Awareness Leader is responsible for managing complex cross departmental or enterprise wide projects for information security.  In this role the Securities Solution Owner will facilitate status and governance required communications; as well as instructor led/virtual needed training sessions.  As well as ensuring all information security programs are driven off a holistic approach and tied to enterprise goals; as well as the best interest of our customers. Being able to identify and assemble the resources required to support the work, partner with the customer to define the approach and scope of projects, resolve issues and report critical items, including action plans to management.  Accountable for ensuring all programming reporting are satisfied, provides subject matter expertise support to the team, and develops and implements projects level guidance.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • Oversees various highly complex information security projects, inclusive of awareness, training and marketing of security services, communications and thought leadership
  • Provides oversight and works with the project team to monitor cost, schedule and technical performance of work, while ensuring the ultimate success of the program
  • Interfaces with all areas affected by the project including all key stakeholders and vendors
  • Assembles project teams, assigns individual responsibilities and identifies resources needed
  • Determines and documents program and project scope and deliverables based on documentation and requirements supplied


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Bachelor’s degree and/or related field experience required
  • 7+ years of experience in various business or technology roles with progressive responsibility, preferably within the financial services industry
  • 8-10 years’ project and program management experience
  • Subject matter expert in project management concepts such as Scope, Communication, Financial and Risk Management practices
  • Experience working with Project Portfolio Management tools
  • Possesses strong leadership and negotiation skills
  • Comprehensive to expert knowledge with technology concepts and system development lifecycle methodologies (i.e. Agile, Waterfall, Iterative, etc.)
  • Extensive experience with managing offshore teams and/or vendors





Business Category

Information Technology






Brighthouse Financial is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is Brighthouse Financial's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Brighthouse Financial is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to complete an employment application, please contact our Employee Relations Department at 1-866-635-9230 or email All other unrelated inquires will not be acknowledged.


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte