Information Security Internal Consultant

At Kohl's, our mission is, "To inspire and empower families to lead more fulfilled lives." That statement is also true of the culture and our 1,000+ person technology team. We want to be the most engaging retailer out there while offering you opportunities to: have a flexible work schedule, work with some of the newest technologies, have clear career paths and have the ability to make an impact in the work that you do every day. With a $1 billion dollar investment in technology over the next 3 years, innovation is at the heart of everything that we do.

What Will You Be Doing?

As an Information Security Internal Consultant, you will use your broad security expertise to ensure Kohl's most critical systems are planned, built and deployed securely.  You will be the key security contact for a major line of business and will direct the coordinated efforts of a team of security experts drawn from multiple Information Security specialties.  Your customers will look to you to provide the appropriate mix of quick answers and deep discussions to bring Kohl's systems online securely.  

In this position you will work with product owners and technical leaders to understand their technical strategy and roadmap, their deliverables, and their timeframes, and to ensure the appropriate security controls are applied as their teams design, develop and deploy innovative technologies and enhancements.


Serve as the "face of security" to a major line of business within Kohl's 

Analyze, communicate, and review risks that may impact our business with all stakeholders

Communicate consolidated requirements from multiple security knowledge domains (e.g., encryption, identity, governance)

Build and maintain relationships with large technology teams with a focus on customer service

Drive integrated planning and working sessions with architects and subject matter experts

Outline work plans and remediations needed to address security gaps

Resolve or assist in the resolution of conflicting advice and requirements



3+ years of security or audit experience

Bachelors degree or equivalent 

Excellent communication skills

Strong project management

Ability to learn new technology and processes quickly


Bachelor's degree or equivalent in MIS, Computer Science or related field

Project experience as a contributor and a leader

CISSP or similar security certification 

Customer/client-facing experience

Experience with multiple SDLC methodologies, including devops, CICD and/or agile

Infrastructure or Software Architecture experience

JIRA, ServiceNow or other enterprise tracking tool experience

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