Chief Innovation Security Officer (CISO)

City of Riverside
Until Filled

The City of Riverside seeks an experienced Chief Innovation Security Officer (CISO) to direct and oversee Innovation and Technology (IT) Security programs and operations Citywide; including the member owned Riverside Public Utilities Department with a separate Board of Directors. The CISO will set the City’s cyber security vision, develop policy, mitigate risk, train others on security policies and practices, ensure systems and data are working and be an IT security business partner for our  17 departments, Chief Innovation Officer, and executive leaders. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on participative leader with extensive experience writing and optimizing IT security policy and procedures, mitigating risk, and serving as a subject matter expert and business partner to the organization. Our CISO should be creative, agile, flexible, and forward thinking to stay on the forefront of IT security. The City of Riverside is nationally recognized for the innovative technology services provided to its constituents, if you are looking to join a forward-thinking organization in a unique and expanding urban center, this is the job for you!

This is an open continuous recruitment; however, for first consideration apply by July 9th, 2020  by completing an application to and attaching your cover letter and resume.

Interview dates are August 6th and 7th (candidates selected to interview will need to be available for both days).