Security Resume Samples, Templates and Guide for 2020

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Volen Vulkov
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Updated on 2020-01-09

An Security resume has to go beyond the basic certifications employers expect. You need to demonstrate that you can have an impact in your roles and are a good culture fit. This means carefully studying the job and the company offering it before crafting a resume that fits it perfectly.

Brad Smith
Information Security Officer
Blanchette2017 - Ongoing
Blanchette is a Dallas-based financial holding company
Championed and led the first PCI DSS and SOC2 readiness audits in the history of the company
Managed a team of 8 including sales consultants and telemarketers
Vendor Management, Initiated strategic direction to reduce number of vendors and thus cost by 20 - 50%.
Intelligence & Security Officer (Commissioned)
Wolf Inc2015 - 2017
The Wolf Inc is the United Kingdoms aerial warfare force and the key aviation component of the British Military.
80% reduction in hospital fees from work related injuries due to safe work practice.
Managed security budgets in excess of £8M
Investing COP100 billions in advanced security systems for Medellín's city, including software and hardware
Reduced labourers poor safety culture to all time of 7.5% in my first quarter of the year with Certis.
Increase the percentage of certified ISA by 80% through the ISA bootcamp
Security Systems Analyst
Wolf Inc2012 - 2015
Wolf Inc is a company that provides Security Equipment and Systems. This Company is in the Design, Sourcing, Sales, Installation and maintenance of these Systems.
Provided Leadership and management teams of 30+ personnel
Ensured systems availability at 99.99% across all platforms for 3 years running.
Implemented LEAN across the UK Security function producing budgetary savings of around 18%
Security Police
Blanchette2008 - 2012
Blanchette Bulgaria
Generated more than $2M in revenue
Information governance, risk & compliance leadership of specialised line 2 assurance team.
My Life Philosophy
Only the paranoid survive.Andy Groves
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. Albert Einstein
Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.Steve Jobs

Of course every resume might vary based on the person or the job. It’s important to determine where your strengths are and what information you want to get across to the reader first.

Security Resume Achievement Examples

Most Proud Of
Courage I Had
To leave a giant company and join Virtusa and lead Global Team

Security Resume Certificate Examples

Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) #66021(ISC)2

Security Resume Skill Examples

Industry Expertise
Operations Risk Management

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