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Proven, award winning executive with demonstrated technical, business growth, sales/pre-sales, and program/project management skills. Forty years of IT management and technical experience with IT services, Cybersecurity solution development, program/project management, proposal management, and technical sales/pre-sales support. Cybersecurity/IT services executive with CSC (Computer Sciences Corporation), a global Fortune 300 IT services corporation. Directory contributed to CSC business growth,
Proven, award winning executive with demonstrated technical, business growth, sales/pre-sales, and program/project management skills. Forty years of IT management and technical experience with IT services, Cybersecurity solution development, program/project management, proposal management, and technical sales/pre-sales support. Cybersecurity/IT services executive with CSC (Computer Sciences Corporation), a global Fortune 300 IT services corporation. Directory contributed to CSC business growth, contract wins and expansion of cybersecurity services to more than $500M in Cybersecurity revenue annually with a 70%+ sustained win rate. Served as Director of Global Cybersecurity Sales Operations, Chief Technical Officer for Information Security, Director of Security Engineering, Program Manager and other roles. Experience developing wide range of cybersecurity solutions including Identity and Access Management, Network Security, System Security, Applications Security, Mobility Security and Cloud Security. Winner of two highly competitive corporate awards for Excellence in Program Management and for Process Improvement in Project Management. Managed global cybersecurity engineering, project management, and sales operations team in six countries. Author of multiple cybersecurity white papers, more than 20 published professional articles, and an award winning scholarly book.
Director, Consulting - Cybersecurity Business Engineering Lead, CGI Global Managed Security Services @ Responsible for Pre-Sales Cyber Security commercial engineering and solution support globally and in key U.S, regions. Supports the CGI sales team in promoting and growing Cyber Security business through market expansion and penetration. Supports defining efforts to improve CGI Cyber Security managed services offerings and delivery capabilities to enhance business growth. From July 2014 to Present (1 year 6 months) Senior Program Manager @ Managed Corporate Program Services as part of the Corporate Project Management Office. Supported development of the Presidential Cybersecurity Framework in National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and led development of the “Guide to Using the Cybersecurity Framework.” Supported development of technical white papers on TOR (the Onion Router) exploitation and big data injest and analytics of intrusion detection data. Supported technical solutions for cyber analytics, Big Data, Information Assurance integration and testing, and Privacy. Determined PMO management tools including Sharepoint for corporate project and financial management. Developed formal processes for deliverable management, tracking and quality assurance. Managed team of three project managers responsible for more than 12 technical task order projects. Managed and supported multiple proposals to the NSA, DISA and NIST. From July 2013 to June 2014 (1 year) Director of Global Cybersecurity Sales Operations, CSC Global Cybersecurity @ Served as the Global Cyber Security Solution Executive support pre-sales and transition implementation of cybersecurity services to hundreds of commercial and government clients. Managed a team of more than 30 Cyber Security solution architects, engineers, marketing analysts, staffing managers, costing experts, and security transition project managers located in various regions and countries including the U.S., Canada, UK, Denmark, and Australia. Responsible for Cybersecurity revenue and business growth globally and interlock with CSC sales teams, and for managing security projects to conduct security and vulnerability assessments and implement CSC Cyber Security services and disaster recovery. Client base includes all commercial industries and all government agencies in the US and other countries. Developed solutions for CSC Cloud services organization proposals. Responsible for Cyber Security Best Practice White Papers including developing a best practice for Defense-in-Depth enterprise security architectures. Executive management of eight Transition Project Managers more than 30 projects to architect, implement, deploy and test a wide range Cyber Security tools and service for large commercial and government clients, including intrusion detection, firewall ruleset validation, firewall and service audit log monitoring, security incident and event management (SIEM), vulnerability assessments, technical compliance monitoring, incident response, data loss prevention, identity and access management, anti-malware, and others. From September 2012 to July 2013 (11 months) Director @ Director of Sales Operations for CSC Global Cybersecurity Solutions; Global Cybersecurity Solution Executive; Director of Security Transition Services; former Chief Technical Officer and Director of Security Engineering and Architecture for CSC Global Informaton Security Services. From November 2000 to July 2013 (12 years 9 months) Director, New Business Solutions and Security Transition Services, CSC Global Security Solutions @ Director of Cybersecurity with various duties and responsibilities
1993-1999 - Program Manager, Deputy Program Manager and Task Managers of multiple Information Assurance Service contracts supporting the Information Assurance Directorate (IAD) of the National Security Agency (NSA). These included Product, System Test and Integration, and Information Assurance Support Services.
1999-2000 - Information Security Solution Lead for the huge Navy-Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) services proposal. Organized team of nearly 30 IA subcontractors across US, developed comprehensive end-to-end IA solution (which received the highest score possible by the Dept of Navy Proposal Evaluators) and led a team of more than ten IA solution engineers.
2000-2001 - Director of Information Security for Federal Civil and State/Local Agencies for the CSC Information Security Operations Centers (ISOC).
2001-2002 - CSC ISO Information Security Chief Technical Officer (CTO). Worked with vendors to define Information Security tools and solutions. Oversaw and managed CSC IA technical engineering, integration and testing labs including the Common Criteria Test and Evaluation Lab.
2002 - Director of CSC Chemical Information Security Organization (CISO) and Lead Information Risk Manager for the large, global CSC DuPont IT Outsourcing Account. Managed team of more than a dozen IA engineers supporting DuPont. Managed response to security incidents and develop solutions and projects to upgrade Chemical Facility firewalls.
2002-2007 - Director of Information Security Transition Project Engineering Services, CSC Global Security Solutions. Led Team of Security Project Managers supporting major IT Outsourcing contract transitions including Motorola, Sears, Aon, Newmont Mining, Ascenson Health, and others. Awarded CSC Excellence Award for Process Improvement.
2007-2012 - Director of IA New Business and Transition Services. Manager a team of Security Solution Engineers and Transition PMs. From March 2002 to September 2012 (10 years 7 months) Director, CSC Chemical Information Security Organization; Security Manager for CSC DuPont Account @ Managed team of almost 30 information security specialists in support of the large DuPont global enterprise as part of a global IT outsourcing contract. Enterprise Information security services included firewall management, intrusion detection, server security management, vulnerability assessments, security audits, computer security incident management, antivirus management, and the test, evaluation and deployment of new security technology. Participated in the DuPont-CSC Architecture Study Group as the Information Security Architect. Managed planning efforts to deploy the Cyberguard firewall into the DuPont enterprise. From January 2002 to March 2002 (3 months) Chief Technical Officer(CTO), CSC Global Information Security Services (September 2001 to Januar @ Responsible for evaluating new security technologies and determining security product standards for CSC. Managed an organization of more than 30 senior security technologists/engineers responsible for testing a wide range security products Managed the CSC Common Criteria Test Laboratory and an extensive suite of integration and testing laboratories for network security, enterprise security, public key encryption, and biometrics in Maryland and Virginia. Testing staff services includes testing firewalls, guards and gateways, and public key encryption technologies for NSA. Developed White Paper for GSA on issues concerning connection risk assessment of the Government Network (GOVNET) initiative. From September 2001 to January 2002 (5 months) Director, Security Engineering and Architecture, CSC Global Information Security Services @ Managed organization of 150 security engineers and technicians providing security engineering, architecture, assessment, certification, integration and testing services in support of CSC government and commercial clients globally. Led proposals for multiple government clients. Responsible for developing best security engineering practices – including practices for performing assessments and defense-in-depth architectures, evaluating products and security tools, and implementing security solutions in support of tasks and proposals. Developed and provided a White Paper for the White House Trade Representative’s office describing an Information Risk Management Program approach for implementing a security program, which was adopted by the customer. Developed and refined the CSC approach and requirements for performing Managed Security Services to include management of intrusion detection devices, firewalls, and performing vulnerability assessments. From April 2001 to August 2001 (5 months) Director, Civil Information Assurance Operations, Information Security and Operations Center (ISOC) @ Managed more than 70 security engineers providing a full range of security assessments, security engineering and operational security services in support U.S. Civil agencies and state and local governments. Agencies supported included USAID, IRS, EPA, Social Security, Department of State, General Services Administration, State of Maryland, State of Arizona and the State of Pennsylvania. Also managed the CSC “StrikeForce” of more than ten profession Ethical Hackers who performed vulnerability assessments and penetration testing. Also developed White Paper on Intrusion Detection modernization of the Department of Veterans Affaris. From October 2000 to March 2001 (6 months) Senior Manager/Senior Computer Scientist @ ISecurity Framework Lead, Navy/Marine Corps Intranet (NMCI) Proposal Team (Sept 1999 to Oct 2000). Led team of security engineers to develop complex and comprehensive security proposal. Recruited team of nearly 30 IT security subcontractors across the U.S. Directed design, costing, and demonstrating of live security solution to Govt Evaluators that included firewalls, intrusion detection, incident management and response, security policy management, audit, PKI services, and live hacking attempts and responses. Received highest score possible from Govt Technical Evaluation Board for the CSC Security Section.
Deputy Program Manager, INFOSEC Information Systems Services (IISS) Contract. (Oct 1998 to Sept 1999). Provided program and task management included financial oversight, staffing and direction to task managers for a $50M contract providing a full range of information systems and information security services to a major US Intelligence Agency. This included managing both information systems and information security tasks including systems engineering, system administration, product testing support, configuration management, and database development.
Program Manager, Deputy PM and Task Manager for major Intelligence agency information security engineering, software, and system integration test contracts. (Nov 1996-Sept 1999). Deputy PM ager for Product, System Test and Integration (PST&I II) contract to provide lab and engineering support for the Multilevel Information System Security Initiative (MISSI) and its wide range of network and enterprise security products. PM for the Trusted Technology Assessment Program (TTAP) Contract, under which CSC developed and evaluated Protection Profiles later adopted by international Common Criteria organizations. PM for the NSA CALS/Pipeline Contract (June 1993 to November 1996). Developed the design and architecture for the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Secure Products Demonstration Facility. From June 1993 to September 2000 (7 years 4 months) Commissioned Officer - Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare and Communications @ • Deputy, Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare Systems Development Branch, Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, VA (June 1992- May 1993).
• Signals Intelligence/Electronic Warfare Officer, Fleet Marine Corps, Atlantic Headquarters in Norfolk, VA (August 1989 to May 1992).
• Executive Officer and Operations Officer, Second Radio Battalion, Fleet Marine Force Atlantic, Camp Lejeune, NC (June 1986 - July 1989).
• Acquisition Project Officer, Department of Installations and Logistics at Headquarters, Marine Corps, Washington, DC (September 1983 - May 1986)
• Electrical Engineering Staff Officer, Tactical Systems Research and Development Branch, National Security Agency (May 1982 - August 1983). .
• Electronic Warfare Officer, Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center, Twentynine Palms, CA (September 1976 - June 1979)
• Platoon Commander, Company Executive Officer, and Special Security Officer, First Radio Battalion, Fleet Marine Force Pacific, Kaneohe Bay, HI (September 1975 to June 1977)
• Communications-Electronics Officer, 3rd Marine Division, June 1974-July 1975
Awards - Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal (3 awards), Joint Service Commendation Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, National Defense Medal From June 1973 to July 1993 (20 years 2 months)
Government - National Security Studies, National Security Studies @ Georgetown University From 1979 to 1982 Masters of Public Administration, Public Administration @ Pepperdine University From 1975 to 1980 Bachelor of Science (BS), International Relations and Affairs @ U.S. Naval Academy From 1969 to 1973 Glendale High School From 1965 to 1969 Rick Stewart is skilled in: IT Strategy, Governance, Program Management, Security, IT Outsourcing, ITIL, Information Security, Information Security Management, IT Service Management, IT Management, Management, Data Center, Service Delivery, Enterprise Architecture, Network Security
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